The S&P retail index recently hit a 52-week high after the nation’s major chain stores delivered some of the best sales results in a decade. Patrick Dunkerley, lead portfolio manager at Scout Mid Cap Fund and Patricia Edwards, CIO and retail analyst at Storehouse Partners shared their best retail plays.
Shares of Bunge have been falling for more than two weeks, but the big option trade yesterday was bullish.
There is a need for a concentrated energy policy like the FCC, said Mario Gabelli, chief investment officer at Gamco Investors. He shared his insights.
After a weak start Thursday, stocks started gaining ground. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, offered his insights to CNBC. What turned the market around?
Stocks slipped Thursday, after an unexpected jump in jobless claims rattled the market. Where should investors look to put their money? Keith Goddard, portfolio manager at President Capital Advisors, and Craig Hemke, founder of BuyAPension.com, shared their insights.
This rally has been getting no respect from investors since the March lows of last year, said Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Capital.
Crude oil will hit $100 a barrel while gold will reach $1,500 an ounce by the end of this year, said Byron Wien, vice chairman of Blackstone Advisory Services.
Shares of Best Buy are nearing new highs and drawing broad upside option activity along the way. The big-box electronics chain is up 0.61 percent in midday trading to $44.38 and has risen some 22 percent since the beginning of March. After trading under $35 two months ago, the stock is now barely a dollar away from its 52-week high of $45.55 reached in December.
Several regional banks have been trading near their 52-week highs in the last few days. Do they have further room to run? Craig Siegenthaler, analyst at Credit Suisse, and David Katz, chief investment officer at Matrix Asset Advisors, shared their sector outlooks.
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown said he was dissolving Parliament and set a May 6 date for national elections. How does this news translate for the U.S.? Jeffrey Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James, shared his views on transatlantic politics and potential market impact.
The upcoming earnings season will not be a good quarter for the financial sector, said Dick Bove, financial strategist at Rochdale Securities.
Financial stocks gained and homebuilders fell Tuesday as the Dow slipped back from its march toward 11,000. What's next? Steve Grasso of Stuart Frankel analyzes the technicals for CNBC.
The Dow has inched closer to the 11,000 mark, yet some investors are still skeptical about this rally. Dan Veru, executive vice president and co-chief investment officer at Palisade Capital Management, and David Tice, bear market strategist at Federated Investors, discussed their market outlooks.
This wouldn't be the first time something went over my head. But I saw a report that step-up bonds are becoming more popular.
Markets opened lower on Tuesday ahead of minutes from the Fed's last policy meeting. Leon Cooperman, chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors, shared his insights.
In exposing the chain of events that led to the market’s collapse (liquidity and capital) and the government’s unprecedented bailout, Lowenstein pieces together the full story of “The End of Wall Street” as we knew it and what he calls, the fall of an entire generation.
If you’re positive on gold, mining companies are the place to be, said Dan Denbow, co-portfolio manager at USAA Precious Metals & Minerals Fund. He shared his best mining stock plays.
Kohl's is rebounding after a four-month correction, and the bulls are looking for more upside.
Apple shares hit an all-time high Monday following news that the tech giant sold more than 300,000 iPads Saturday, in its first day available at retail. Is there more room to run for the stock? Toni Sacconaghi, senior research analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, shared his insights.
The Dow inched toward 11,000 Monday as investors cheered some encouraging economic news. Noah Blackstein, portfolio manager at Dynamic Mutual Funds, and John Lekas, CEO and portfolio manager at Leader Capital, discussed their market outlooks.