The saying goes that winning solves everything. But would it for LeBron James? I'm not so sure. Like a medieval fable gone wrong, this King hasn't seen the error of his ways. He still doesn't get that fans aren't mad at his actual decision to leave Cleveland, but the way "The Decision" show went down. And he still doesn't understand that the reason he is disliked so much is because he brings it on.
As the Dow approaches the 12,000-mark, here is a look at the winners and losers since the index last hit this level back in June 19, 2008.
The Fast Money traders reveal what they're watching to gauge how deep the correction goes, as well as how to profit from the moves.
The S&P recorded today its longest daily consecutive drop since the six-day ended losing streak of February 23rd, 2009. The last time that the S&P and Dow were down for six straight days in a row at the start of a month simultaneously was on October 8th, 2008, at the height of the financial crisis.
Stocks finished lower for the sixth-consecutive session Wednesday as investors worried over a slowing recovery following Ben Bernanke's grim outlook and after the Fed's latest Beige Book, which showed signs of a slowdown in several regions.
Stocks were poised to close lower for the sixth-straight session Wednesday amid concerns over the recovery following Ben Bernanke's grim economic outlook and after the Fed's latest Beige Book stated that several regions showed signs of a slowdown.
The Senate has voted to let the Federal Reserve limit the fees that stores pay banks each time a shopper swipes a debit card.
Stocks fluctuated in a narrow range Wednesday amid concerns over a grim economic outlook, while oil prices advanced after OPEC failed to reach an agrreement on hiking production.
Futures fell Wednesday as investors worried over Fed chairman Bernanke's view of the economy and technical market indicators that point to more weakness ahead.
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Stocks gained Tuesday amid a low-volume session, led by gains in energy, as the dollar declined to a one-month low.
Strategic investor Dennis Gartman thinks the recent market action is pretty bearish. He expects the correction to get 'reasonably more serious.'
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If this is what a soft patch in the economy looks like, then beware the specter of a hard landing.
If you have a hankering for a burger nowadays, the choices are endless. From McDonalds spacer, Wendy's, Burger King, Jack in the Box — the beef battle has a huge number of gladiators. One company that has been growing its menu of opportunities is Johnny Rockets.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Dividend yields in the Dow index are relatively unchanged since the beginning of the year, as companies increase dividend payments, partially offseting gains in stock prices, which would push yields lower.
It’s much better to use a credit card overseas than rely on cash or travelers checks for a number of reasons—most notably the fact that Visa and MasterCard provide some of the best exchange rates possible—the question becomes, what are the best credit card companies for foreign travel?
Changing tastes and income levels aren’t the only things that are driving Chinese consumers’ spending habits. When selling to them, companies would do well to account for the effect of regulations as well, which is driving some of them upmarket.
Analyst Gene Munster sizes up the competition and renders his verdict.