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Consumer-discretionary stocks had been outperforming the S&P 500 by a long shot but that looks like it's ending now. Here's why.
Fed, take note: Weak earnings from the nation's largest retailer signal the weakness in wages and consumer spending.
For three consecutive years, stock dividends have grown by 10 percent or more, but it's looking like the record run will end, S&P predicts.
Americans like to eat, drink and ... buy organic. You can see those habits paying off—at least for some consumer staples stocks.
California may be thirsting for more drops of water, but water utilities in the state—and elsewhere—are doing great.
The Netflix series 'Marco Polo' was considered a flop. But there was a good reason for Netflix to make the series, after all: China.
Utilities want to extend the operating licenses of nuclear plants to as long as 80 years, in part spurred by President Obama's coal policy.
The Aetna and Humana tie-up promises to impact consumers, hospitals and doctors as the companies look for ways to cut costs.
While much of the attention has been orbiting SpaceX, analysts say investors should explore its more diversified competitors.
A big question in Silicon Valley is what will happen to all the unicorns. An athlete's stats after a big contract may offer an answer.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan finds bargains in the outperforming biotech sector.
The health-care sector is hot, and investors don't have to bet on the riskiest biotech stocks to profit.
Since 1990 this stock sector has risen 5.2 percent. It's outperformed the broader market 65 percent of the time from May to October.
In terms of deal value, healthcare has logged the most M&A activity this year, according to Dealogic, after taking the top spot in both 2014 and 2013. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports.
Kensho data shows that over the past decade healthcare stocks have typically outperformed the broader S&P from June through August. Stats on this seasonal play - and what tends to do best.
Carl Icahn's widely dissected bull case on Apple overlooks one key assumption: a dovish Janet Yellen continuing to delay a rate increase.
Technology made the US oil shale boom. New technology may allow oil giants Saudi Arabia and Norway to become the next fracking boomers.
Anxiety over an interest-rate increase sunk the once-hot utilities sector. Is now the time to jump back in?
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has a plan to provide homes with energy storage, but it's not clear how much it will benefit consumers.
Kensho data reveals some interesting historic outperformance trends with utility companies when the weather gets warm.
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