Stocks see-sawed lower for a third session on Wednesday. Is this the beginning of a pullback? Kim Caughey, VP and senior equity analyst at Fort Pitt Capital Group, and James Dailey, CIO and senior portfolio manager at Team Asset Strategy Fund, discussed their insights.
Bids are light. This was no selloff yesterday: bidders simply walked away. Consolidated volume at the NYSE (trading in all NYSE listed stocks on all exchanges) was 4.7 billion shares (5 billion is normal), one of the lighter volume days of the year.
With so much attention on Chinese stocks, something that gets very little attention: US-listed Chinese companies that went public through the back door. The back door, in this case..?
All three major US indexes moved back into positive territory for 2010, closing above their 200-day moving averages to finish the week up nearly 2.3%. As of last Friday, only the Russell 2,000 was positive year-to-date.
Stocks powered their way higher on Friday with both the Dow and the S&P 500 closing higher for the day and for the week. How should you be positioned now?
Another tragedy on top of the present one would be too much to handle, Cramer says. Plus, get one of the few oil plays working right now.
The public, both the American and those throughout the world, will demand greater regulation of the oil industry in light of the BP Gulf of Mexico spill, James Mulva, chairman and CEO of industry giant ConocoPhillips, told CNBC Friday.
The correlation of S&P 500 members to daily move in the benchmark overall has been steadily rising toward parity over the last 10 years, a sign that exchange-traded funds, electronic trading and a short-term mentality is slowly killing individual stock picking based on fundamentals.
Apple shares hit an all-time high Thursday, making it the second-largest company in the country by market cap. But is it a buy?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The tone of Thursday's BP hearing suggests lawmakers on the Hill are looking for blood. So how should you trade the space?
Is it time for the business community, and its investors, to sound a note of caution over what is happening to BP? Specifically, where is the justicial process. And, why is there no national mobilization?
The president missed a few key points during his speech Tuesday night. Cramer offers a speech of his own to fill in the holes.
The desk is keeping a close eye on the action in BP after shares popped Wednesday in the wake of a dividend suspension.
An oil exploration company in a sea of post-BP oil exploration stock disasters.
As investors debate whether high-yielding BP bonds are a good buy, the cost of insuring against default on those bonds continues to set new highs. BP bonds bounced, along with a temporary move higher in its stock, on news the company has agreed to set aside $20 billion in an escrow fund to pay claims from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The credit-default swaps for BP bonds have risen to a record...
Get long these 4 stocks as beneficiaries of a potential BP asset sale, says Liquidator.
Trading has been decidedly bearish in BP since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill started in late April, and now one investor is positioning for a complete collapse.
One problem with President Obama’s Oval Office speech was his declaration that 90 percent of the oil spill would be captured in “coming days and weeks.” Ah, if only government were that strong and powerful. Trouble is, the spill rate late yesterday afternoon was again revised upward toward 60,000 barrels per day from the prior estimate of 25,000.
In the aftermarket BP erased nearly all of Tuesday’s gains after not one but two new bombshells rocked Wall Street.