Before you load up on bonds to prepare your portfolio for a double-dip recession, consider adding some Dow stocks, which are among the cheapest, safest and highest-yielding US equities. Here are the 10 highest-rated Dow stocks, based on analysts' recommendations. ...A report from TheStreet.
When investors pressed Rose to cut jobs to improve the top line after 2008, he refused, ensuring 12,300 jobs in the process.
Stocks were mixed Wednesday, following a mixed batch of earnings reports. Doug MacKay, president and CIO of Broadleaf Partners, and Mike Holland, chairman of Holland & Company, discussed their best plays.
U.S. mortgage applications jumped last week as rock-bottom rates lifted demand for home refinancing loans to its highest level in 15 months, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, discussed his insights.
Stocks slipped Wednesday after Tuesday saw strong results for the major averages. What should investors expect going forward? Stuart Freeman, chief equity strategist at Wells Fargo Advisors, and Barbara Marcin, portfolio manager at Gabelli Blue Chip Value Fund, shared their insights.
With the summer near its close, we took the opportunity on yesterday's show to grade each of the three and gauge their effect on the market.
Stocks advanced on Tuesday, following a series of government reports and earnings that showed hints of strength returning to the economy. David Kelly, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Funds, and Stephen Wood, chief market strategist at Russell Investments, discussed their insights.
More speculation has surfaced about Apple’s “hobby,” the AppleTV, and how the company might consider creating an actual television set. Andy Hargreaves, senior research analyst at Pacific Crest Securities and Tavis McCourt, managing director and communications technology analyst at Morgan Keegan shared their insights.
What are the transports saying about the US economy? Donald Broughton, managing director and senior transportation analyst at Avondale Partners, shared his outlook.
There are those precious few who provide educated predictions so historic that they warrant the highest level of attention. Watch and listen to our special guest Kyle Bass, Managing Partner at Hayman.
Shoppers have been flocking to TJX's stores in this rough economy, and now the call buyers are coming along as well.
On Friday, the Department of Education issued a report on the rate of loan repayments by college students. This is important because if the rates are too low students at those schools might not qualify for government loans,, without which some of these companies would have a hard time making a go of it.
How should investors be positioned in this volatile market environment? Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3live.com, shared his best plays.
The Dow lost almost 350 points in last week after the Federal Reserve took a more cautious tone about the pace of recovery and said it would start buying Treasury bonds to try to stimulate growth. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services shared his market insights.
Stocks opened lower Monday then pared losses, following last week’s sharp decline, as investors braced for the next batch of earnings and economic data. Bob Doll, vice chairman and chief equity strategist at BlackRock, shared his outlook.
My question of, "When will this end?" needs to be answered swiftly. The chain reaction of events if the pool continues to be tapped could be very harmful to all investors.
Tech stocks were among the worst performers this week. When will the sector see a turnaround—and should investors be buying on the dips? Scott Kessler, equity analyst at Standard & Poor’s, and John Aiken, director of equity research at Majestic Research, shared their sector outlooks. (Part 2)
Tech stocks were among the worst performers this week. When will the sector see a turnaround—and should investors be buying on the dips? Scott Kessler, equity analyst at Standard & Poor’s, and John Aiken, director of equity research at Majestic Research, shared their sector outlooks. (Part 1)
It’s been a tough week for the US markets, with the Dow tumbling more than 3 percent. So what can you do to boost your portfolio into next week? Peter Andersen, portfolio manager at Congress Asset Management, and Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at John Thomas Financial, shared their best plays.
Stocks wobbled following a mixed bag of economic data Friday. What should investors expect going forward? Christopher Zook, chairman and CIO of CAZ Investments shared his outlook.