U.S. media titans keep tripping over cut cords. Healthy profits and outlooks from the likes of Walt Disney and Time Warner this week weren't enough to disentangle them.» Read More
The S&P consumer staples index racked up more than 25 percent in gains since the March low. Nik Modi, senior analyst and executive director at UBS, shares his outlook and sector stock picks.
Traders are going bananas for Chiquita Brands ahead of earnings. CQB shares are up 2 percent Thursday, trading at $11.94, their highest level since Feb. 19, the day before its earnings report at the time.
"We think this is going to be a W-shaped recovery in terms of the equity markets and we are now in the top part of the middle part of the ‘W’,” Emily Saunders, CEO of Sanders Financial Management.
Leveraged and inverse ETFs have worked exactly as they should since they’ve been in existence, and have helped investors, but in the last year, they’ve been getting a bad rap.
Stocks rallied Thursday, pushing the Dow to its highest level since November, but will the rally continue from this point? Douglas Roberts, founder and chief investment strategist at Channel Capital Research.com, told investors that the uptick will continue.
Stocks rallied Thursday as investors were encouraged by the latest jobless report and round of corporate earnings. Jobless claims rose by 25,000 last week to 584,000 but investors were encouraged as estimates had put the number as high as 600,000. Read and listen to what the pros had to say...
Options traders were buying upside calls in MetLife yesterday ahead of the company's earnings report this afternoon.
Doug Creutz of Cowen & Company and David Joyce at Miller Tabak offered CNBC their investment advice.
Several economic indicators point to signs that the economy may finally be moving out of the recession, but are they merely false hopes? Brian Bethune, U.S. economist of HIS Global Insight and James Sweeney, U.S. global strategist at Credit Suisse shared their market insights with investors.
Weak durable goods numbers versus stronger home sales: which indicator should investors believe? Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, offered CNBC his market insights.
Michael Browne, portfolio manager of Sofaer Global, told CNBC that “We didn’t have that ability to react in 1991 to 1993 in the way we can react today.”
Bulls and bears are debating what the earnings season really indicates, but Robert Doll, vice chairman and CIO of global equities at BlackRock, is siding with the bulls.
Stocks opened lower Wednesday after a report showed a much sharper drop in durable-goods orders than expected. And a sharp selloff in China dragged on oil prices, which also weighed on the market. Mortgage applications also fell for the first time in four weeks. Read and listen to what the pros had to say...
Options traders were snapping up calls in UnitedHealth Group yesterday amid new hopes that health care policy changes might be less harmful to the industry than originally thought.
Oil giants ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and Chevron are expected to report earnings this week, but how should investors position their portfolios? Independent oil trader Daniel Dicker, and Kevin Kerr, president and chief trading officer at Kerr Trading International, share their best energy trades.
Despite speculation that General Electric's* financial arm could need additional capital down the road, the company's shares have the potential to double over a three-year period, said Jack De Gan, CIO of Harbor Advisory Portsmouth. *(GE is the corporate parent of CNBC.)
Stocks skidded Tuesday after a weak consumer confidence report amid job market fears. Investors weighed another batch of disappointing earnings results against stronger home prices. Read and listen to what the experts had to say...
The silver market is outpacing gold this year, and for those looking to buy into the metal, there's now a new method. Graham Tuckwell, founder and chairman of ETF Securities, told CNBC his company offers advantages to the market as a whole.
Right now, investors should be concerned about stagflation and not inflation, said Carrie Coghill Kuntz, president and co-founder of D.B. Root & Company.
Steve Forbes, CEO of Forbes Inc., and Rudolph Giuliani, former mayor of New York City, offered CNBC their insights into health care reform, energy policy including cap-and-trade — and the Obama administration's Achilles heel.