Bullishness from retail investors eased a bit at the end of January, according to a new sentiment index from TD Ameritrade.
Apple's valuation looks cheap but that doesn’t mean the stock is necessarily a buy right now, traders said.
On Wall Street, the retail investor is often seen as the dumb money. But those days may be over.
Dan Loeb's Third Point was the clear hedge fund standout in a horrible year for the industry as almost nine out of 10 managers underperformed the S&P 500.
"Fiscal cliff" garnered the most nominations for this year's "List of Words to be Banished from the Queen's English for Misuse," which has been put out every New Year's Eve since 1975. Second on the list was the phrase "kick the can down the road."