CNBC Stock Blog


  Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 12:46 PM ET

Art Cashin: The Market's Next S&P Targets

Posted By: CNBC.com
Stocks continue to gently whipsaw Wednesday, but the Vix volatility/fear index is still subsiding. Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, offered CNBC his stock-market insights. »Read more
  Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 12:34 PM ET

Big Payoffs & Lessons From Bank Of America's Big Rewards

Posted By: David Faber
With its shares up almost 20% from where it priced its massive offering of stock late yesterday, hedge funds that got sizeable allocations of Bank of America shares are crowing, while many accounts that got cut back severely on their requests are cursing. »Read more
  Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 12:14 PM ET

Forget Geithner - Today's Real Show Is On The Trading Floors

Posted By: Bob Pisani
Stocks are off their highs but a global commodity rally sucks in more buyers on weaker dollar, China stimulus, less fear; S&P 500 approaches May highs. »Read more
  Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 11:18 AM ET

Stock Picker: Ride the Rebound — and Sell in July

Posted By: JeeYeon Park
We’re "long overall" and believe that the market has a lot of room to go higher, said Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at John Thomas Financial. »Read more
  Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 10:21 AM ET

Why Options are Hot on This Biochemical Firm

Posted By: Pete Najarian
Sigma-Aldrich has risen more than 45 percent since its March lows, and some options traders apparently believe that the biochemical company has even more upside potential. »Read more
  Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 9:32 AM ET

Morning Buzz: IPOs, Earnings And Banks Back In Charge

Posted By: Bob Pisani
Bank of America up 5 percent pre-open on successful capital raise; financials again reassert leadership. »Read more
  Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 6:24 PM ET

Trades You Missed: Currencies, Consumer Staples & More…

Posted By: JeeYeon Park
Jim Iuorio, director at TJM Institutional Services, and Bryan Piskorowski, managing director at Wachovia Securities, weighed in on the best places to invest now. »Read more
  Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 4:44 PM ET

Why HP Is Down After The Bell

Posted By: Bob Pisani
Hewlett turns in a solid report after the bell, but revenue guidance of down 4 to 5 percent for the full year is a tad worse than expected. »Read more
  Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 4:42 PM ET

Pros Say: Expect a Strong Market Pullback

Posted By: JeeYeon Park
Markets bounced back on Tuesday as banks rallied and a gauge of market fear — the Vix — dropped significantly. Stocks had gotten off to a weak start after a report showed housing starts unexpectedly fell to a record low. In the meantime, experts expressed mixed feelings about the market outlook. Read and listen to what they had to say... »Read more
  Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 4:18 PM ET

You Shouldn't Need Proxy Advisers

Posted By: David Faber
Why should any institution outsource the decision of whom to vote for in a particular proxy fight to an outside firm? »Read more

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