Traders are positioning for a rebound in Baxter after the medical device maker gapped lower last week on disappointing earnings results and a lowered outlook.
Morgan Joseph's research department released the third edition of their Stellar Six Stock Picks on Wednesday. David Kestenbaum, managing director at the firm shared his insights on some of this year's picks with CNBC.
Hedge funds have been attracting inflows from yield-hungry investors eager for seemingly guaranteed superior returns. But there are a few things that investors should know before giving hedge funds a try, said Niall Gannon, director of wealth management at Gannon Group at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.
The financial regulation debate will begin today in the US Senate, with lawmakers still divided on issues including derivatives regulation and consumer protection. Some experts say the bill’s reach may go beyond the big banks — and could hit companies that investors may not expect.
Signs of an improving domestic economy helped send stocks higher for the second day on Thursday. How should investors be positioned? Steven Stahler, president of Stahler Investment Group and Alan Lancz, president of Alan B. Lancz & Associates shared their insights.
Duke Energy drew upside option activity yesterday after the company lost out on a bid to buy two Kentucky utilities from Germany's E.On.
On the heels of the Federal Reserve's decision to maintain low interest rates for an "extended period," two experts, Ken Heebner and Bob Doll, shared thoughts on the economy and their individual stock picks.
Several companies have raised their dividends in the last few weeks. Is the trend on the rise and how should investors be positioned? Keith Goddard, portfolio manager of Capital Advisors Growth Fund and Jeff Krumpelman, portfolio manager at Hilliard Lyons Capital Management shared their insights.
Senate Democrats are preparing for a third procedural vote to advance a sweeping financial reform bill. Assuming a bill is passed, how will it impact Goldman Sachs and the other major financials? Eric Thorne, investment advisor at Bryn Mawr Trust Wealth Management shared his views.
Stocks opened higher on Wednesday, with banks rebounding after a sharp selloff in the previous session after both Greece and Portugal had their debt ratings downgraded. Howard Ward, portfolio manager at Gamco Growth Fund shared his insights.
With Tuesday's 200-point drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average breaking its upward run, the markets are due for a correction from their highs, said Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3live.com.
Human resources company Administaff rarely sees much option activity but yesterday drew upside trading ahead of its earnings report Monday.
Constellation Brands got a lift Tuesday when UBS analyst Kaumil Gajrawala raised his 12-month target share price to $21 from $18. The alcoholic-beverage maker's shares have gained at least 15 percent over the past month. But Gajrawala said Constellation stock is still "cheapest" in its sector.
Stocks tumbled Tuesday and the Dow dropped over 100 points. How should investors be positioned? David Goerz, chief investment officer at Highmark Capital, and Sean Kraus, senior vice president and chief investment officer at Citizens Trust, shared their thoughts.
Stocks opened lower on Tuesday amid jitters about the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting. What should investors expect going forward? Joseph Balestrino, senior VP, portfolio manager and fixed income market strategist at Federated Investors, shared his insights.
Texas Instruments posted higher-than-expected quarterly results on Monday after the bell. Does the stock have further room to run? Adam Benjamin, managing director at Jefferies & Company shared his insights.
Traders were snapping up calls in McAfee yesterday ahead of its earnings report this week amid rumors that the company might be a takeover target.
As I’ve told readers of my Wall Street newsletter, Wall Street and Washington are as connected as strongly as I’ve ever seen them in my 20 years covering financial news, due in large measure to the cries for financial reform in the wake of the recent crisis.
With small-cap stocks thus far outperforming their large-cap counterparts through the recovery, do companies with smaller market share still have room to the upside? Bill McVail, lead manager of Turner Small Cap Growth Fund, and Kent Croft, chief investment officer of Croft Funds, offered their views and stock picks to CNBC.
The market rally will last until about June—then, investors should brace for a selloff, said John Carter, president of Trade The Markets. What will be the catalyst? He shared his market outlook.