Robert Hum is the Markets Producer at CNBC.
In three months, Facebook has underperformed all other stocks on the three major indexes and lost $50 billion in market cap.
Precious metal prices have fallen sharply from last yearâ€™s highs, but that certainly won't dampen Olympic athletes' spirits when they receive the prized medals in London.
Something unusual happened last week.
According to the Stock Trader’s Almanac, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen in the week following June quadruple witching for 13 consecutive “unlucky” years.
The latest jobs data show the economy added 203,000 jobs in November, while the unemployment rate hit a five-year low.
A strong sell bias continues among company insiders across the market, as stocks breach trough historic levels.
If history is an indication, the stock market could extend its rally into December.
Even with the sharp gains in stock prices this year, 70 percent of the Dow components still offer dividend yields greater than 2 percent.