Tesla Motors shares finished more than 6 percent higher Tuesday, on speculation that electric car buyers could be motivated by a new tax rebate.
ETF industry investment recently crossed $1 trillion. David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors and Tony Rochte of State Street Global Advisors offered CNBC their outlooks for the industry.
Baxter International is trying to fight its way back from a big crash last year, and yesterday (Monday), the bulls targeted more upside.
The Irish company will issue its quarterly results at a difficult time for its public image. Elan has been busy with damage control, first when its Tysabri multiple schlerosis drug was linked to brain infections and then when it retained part ownership in its corporate jet after firing 10 percent of its workforce.
Anadarko engages in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas, in the U.S., the Gulf of Mexico and Algeria. The stock, which rose 1.07 percent to $78.32 on Friday, took a massive hit after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill last spring...
From the mindless trivia department: The biggest ETF of all is the SPDR S&P 500 Index, with $93 billion in assets.
There are still places for investors to look amid the crisis in Egypt, said Michael Gault, senior portfolio strategist at Weiser Capital Management. He and Robert Pavlik, chief market strategist at Banyan Partners, offered CNBC their top investment names.
Minefinders has been choppy to say the least recently, but Thursday our screens lit up with bullish option activity.
Bank rate fees are once again on the rise as big financial institutions struggle to loosen the noose Congress put them in last summer after passing financial reforms. So what are the big banks doing? Creating new fees.
Airline investors may have to wait until better weather comes their way as winter storms and new rules are causing havoc in the industry, said Helane Becker, airlines analyst at Dahlman Rose.
Halliburton has been ripping higher recently, and traders believe that it might have enough energy for even more.
"All the trading on Egypt happened last week," says Ben Willis of Sunrise Securities.
On the eve of this long-awaited arrival, naysayers might wonder if the presumed success of the Verizon iPhone may be just a little bit overblown. The answer will come quickly. A report from TheStreet.
The U.S. market is our favorite market to watch in 2011, said Kevin Gardiner, head of investment strategy at Barclays Capital.
The iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ETF is always a popular name in the option market, and yesterday traders were taking downside positions.
Here are six ETFs to watch this week, from TheStreet.
Football fans aren’t the only ones looking forward to the upcoming Super Bowl game between the Steelers and the Packers. Cybercriminals are just as eager for the big event.
Gold prices slipped on Monday after posting its largest gain in eight weeks last Friday amid protests in Egypt. Michael Dudas, precious metals and mining analyst at Jefferies said he expects the precious metal to stay in a trading range with an upward bias.
CEO Steve Elop is expected to announce a new operating system partnership during the company's analyst day Feb. 11, and analysts say Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 or Google's Android software are the likely choices. ...A report from TheStreet.
"We still believe that capital returns, clarity over regulation and continued growth in book values should support large cap banks in 2011," the report states. ...A report from TheStreet.