The financial sector is up over 20 percent so far this year, so can investors still get in? Matt McCormick, banking analyst and portfolio manager at Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel and Doug Rainwater, managing director and senior bank analyst at Rodman & Renshaw discussed their sector outlooks.
With the Dow inching closer to 11,000, lots of stocks hitting 52-week highs and more M&A activities on the rise, is the individual investor gaining confidence in this market? Art Nunes, portfolio manager at IMS Capital Management, and Charles Biderman, president and CEO of TrimTabs Investment Research, discussed their insights.
Markets advanced Monday after a reported showed consumer spending ticked higher last month. Boris Schlossberg, director of currency research at GFT Forex, Peter Beutel, president of Cameron Hanover, and Todd Colvin, vice president of MF Global, shared their outlooks on equities, currencies and commodities.
The backdrop for the March employment report numbers “remains reasonably good,” said Bob Doll, vice chairman and chief equity strategist at BlackRock. He shared his insights and market strategy.
Hasbro has pushed back near an all-time high, and one trader is positioning for a correction in the next two months.
Stocks struggled on Friday after being higher this morning on a solid consumer-sentiment data and a deal on aid for Greece. How should investors prepare their portfolios for next week? David Stepherson, senior portfolio manager at Hardesty Capital Management and Robert Pavlik, chief market strategist at Banyan Partners shared their best plays.
Markets wavered on Friday after a better-than-expected reading on consumer sentiment. How should investors position their portfolios going forward? Bob Auer, portfolio manager at Auer Growth Fund, Jerry Castellini, president and CIO of CastleArk Management, and Mark Freeman, portfolio manager at WHG Funds, discussed their insights.
Debate on the scope and risks of the US health care plan still rages even as Pres. Obama unveiled a $14 billion plan to help homeowners. And the impact of a Greek bailout on the Eurozone economies is still a question. Jim Rogers, chairman of Rogers holdings, offered CNBC more insights into American and global markets.
Oracle reported a profit that topped Street expectations and Apple shares hit a new record high. What is driving tech at this stage and does it have more room to run? Roger Kay, president and founder of Endpoint Technologies, and Rob Sanderson, director of research at ABR Investment Strategy, shared their sector outlooks.
One way for investors to freshen up their portfolios this spring may be with small cap stocks, said Eric Cinnamond, vice president and portfolio manager at Intrepid Capital Funds.
Tax-free municipal bonds look like a be a better bet right now than US Treasurys, Mike Pietronico, CEO of Miller Tabak Asset Management, told CNBC.
As the first quarter comes to a close, the Dow is barreling toward 11,000, fueled by low rates, earnings optimism and typical end-of-quarter buying. But one thing could pop the rally: Higher taxes.
Financial stocks have been higher this week—so how will the sector be affected by new regulation and the Fed’s exit strategy? Chris Mutascio, managing director and bank analyst at Stifel Nicolaus and Fred Cannon, co-director of research and chief equity strategist at KBW discussed their sector outlooks.
Investors need to participate in this market because market uncertainty has been largely removed and there are still some great opportunities, said Ray Harrison, founder of Harrison Financial Group and Alan Lancz, president of Alan B. Lancz & Associates.
How should investors be trading amidst the slew of corporate news? Craig Peckham, equity trading strategist at Jefferies & Co. discussed his investment strategies.
Markets remained lower on Wednesday after sales of newly built U.S. homes fell for a fourth straight month to a record low in February. What should investors expect going forward? Michael Jones, chief investment officer at Riverfront Investment Group and Andrew Kanaly, chairman of Kanaly Trust Company shared their insights.
Investors need to look out for stocks with low expectations that pay dividends and have compelling fundamental catalysts, said Don Wordell, portfolio manager at RidgeWorth Capital Management. He shared his best plays.
Markets around the world are ahead of the economy, said Yuwa Hedrick-Wong, economic advisor at MasterCard Worldwide. He shared his market strategies.
Shares of MF Global climbed to a 52-week high Wednesday, a day after the brokerage named former New Jersey Governor Jon S. Corzine as its new chairman and CEO.
Google shut its mainland Chinese-language portal on Monday and began rerouting searches to a Hong Kong site, over two months after it said it would not accept the self-censorship demanded by China's government. Mark Mahaney, Internet research director at Citigroup Investment Research, shared his insights on the search engine giant.