×

Options Stock Options

  • China opened the door to short selling and margin trading. Morgan Stanley's Jerry Lou told CNBC what the new trade means for Chinese financial health -- and the fear of a global meltdown.

  • The Dow dropped below 9,600 Monday after global markets took a pounding amid fear that the credit crisis is spreading around the globe.

  • The Dow dropped below 9,900 Monday after global markets took a pounding amid fear that the credit crisis is spreading around the globe.

  • Three market predictions: Robin Griffiths at Cazenove Capital told CNBC he sees the euro falling to $1.30 — and possibly lower; the S&P 500 will continue to plummet; and gold may slip to $750 — before rallying toward $1,400.

  • The Dow dropped below 10000 Monday after global markets took a pounding amid fear that the credit crisis is spreading around the globe.

  • Wall Street was set to plunge at the open Monday as a $700 billion plan approved by Congress on Friday failed to restore confidence in the global banking system.

  • Art Hogan, managing director at Jefferies, advises investors to look at stocks that are ridiculously cheap.

  • Can you trust bond ETFs? Investors are turning to bonds and exchange-traded funds for stability and safety. But in this installment of CNBC 101, Trader Talk blogger Bob Pisani tells why bond ETFs may be hiding more than meets the eye.

  • Maria Bartiromo discusses Thursday's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's events.

  • Stocks declined Thursday as dismal reports on factory orders and jobless claims piled on to a market already on edge about a freeze in the credit markets and the bailout bill as it heads to the House. GE was the biggest drag on the Dow.

  • Stocks declined Thursday as dismal reports on factory orders and jobless claims piled on to a market already on edge about a freeze in the credit markets and the bailout bill as it heads to the House. GE was the biggest drag on the Dow.

  • Energy stocks have gotten hammered recently, but Scott Richter, of the Fifth Third All Cap Value Fund, sees opportunities in the sector.

  • Stocks declined Thursday as dismal reports on factory orders and jobless claims piled on to a market already on edge about a freeze in the credit markets and the bailout bill as it heads to the House. GE was the biggest drag on the Dow.

  • oil_new_3.jpg

    Shares of oil and gas producer XTO Energy fell Thursday as the price of oil declined.

  • If the House of Representatives votes down the emergency economic bill, the billionaire investor has an alternative plan — that he'd stake with his own funds.

  • Technology stocks took a beating in September, but two strategists see bright spots in the sector’s future.

  • Stocks declined Thursday as dismal reports on factory orders and jobless claims piled on to a market already on edge about a freeze in the credit markets and the bailout bill as it heads to the House.

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly mixed open for Wall Street, with investors cautious after the Senate approved a sweetened version of the $700 billion bailout package for banks.

  • Which way is the market headed -- and for which sectors? Craig Columbus and Michael Farr offered CNBC their investment insights.

  • TraderNYSE2.jpg

    The SEC is likely to extend a ban on short sales of hundreds of stocks beyond Thursday, when the temporary ban is set to expire, staffers have told Wall Street executives.