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The deal finally reached over the U.S. “fiscal cliff” should ultimately be positive for the U.S. stock market and investors should buy U.S. equities on any weakness, according to The Gartman Letter writer and editor Dennis Gartman.
The "Mad Money" host outlines how investors can avoid some of the most common and money-losing mistakes.
As the concept of the cloud is fully embraced, software companies will be primary drivers. Here are two names to consider in 2013.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
"There's a lot of hope built into the market," said one strategist. "In large part, reality still has not been realized."
The FTSE 100 could rally another 300 points after topping 6,000 on Wednesday for the first time since July 2011, according to Sandy Jadeja, chief technical analyst at U.K. brokerage City Index.
One company stands out as the year's top short for market bear Brad Lamensdorf.
A "bull run" in Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng stock index, one of last year's best performing markets in Asia, should last well into 2013 thanks to a brighter economic outlook and a rebound in mainland shares, analysts say.
"I'm going to sell this rally with two hands, two feet and all 10 toes," said Lawrence McDonald, a trader and political risk consultant, in a tweet after the "fiscal cliff" deal was approved Tuesday night.
Stocks remain the best investment and stand to post "respectable" gains, says Omega Advisors CEO Leon Cooperman, who shares his top picks.
When a company reports a blowout quarter, investors often see a tradable short squeeze develop as the bears rush to cover positions to avoid big losses. TheStreet.com reports.
U.S. stocks are set to move higher short term on a temporary fix to the "fiscal cliff."
CNBC's Jim Cramer tells investors how they should approach the stock market this year, now that there's a "fiscal cliff" deal.
A leading indicator for the next few months lies in this key component, says Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners.
The deal reached last night does nothing for the spending cuts side of the equation. The only good news for spending hawks: the next debate will be squarely on spending.
Cramer shares six stocks to watch, and reveals them in under 60 seconds.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis explains how the "fiscal cliff" deal will impact the health care sector in the long-term. And, Jonathan Bush, Athenahealth chairman, CEO & president, provides perspective on health care reform and the 'cliff' deal.
Hope springs eternal among most stock strategists and Jeremy Zirin, chief equity strategist at UBS Wealth Management, is no exception. Zirin expects moderate gains in stocks this year.
Jim Cramer explains which retail stocks investors should be watching today, including Target, Ross Stores, Urban Outfitters, and Skullcandy.
Markets are relieved that the U.S. Congress has approved a deal to avert a "fiscal cliff", but analysts warn that investors now face a rocky two months ahead as negotiations over the debt ceiling begin.