A late rally pushed stocks higher Tuesday following better-than-expected earnings from several Dow components. The Dow logged its seventh-straight gain, the Nasdaq, it's tenth.
The Dow advanced Tuesday as a slew of components beat earnings expectations. But there were pockets of weakness throughout the market, including chips, hardware, banks and retail. The Nasdaq was lower.
The Dow bolted out of the gate Tuesday as a slew of components beat earnings expectations. But there were pockets of weakness throughout the market, including chips, hardware, banks and retail. The Nasdaq was lower.
Futures indicated a slightly lower open for Wall Street Tuesday ahead of a slew of earnings and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's Capitol Hill testimony.
TD Ameritrade has agreed to buy back $456 million in auction-rate securities from investors in New York and across the US, New York State Attorney General Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday.
Tom Ricketts' deal to buy the Chicago Cubs baseball franchise has hit a possible snag, CNBC has learned.
Although financial stocks remain well off of their 2007 highs, some have been clawing their way back. Brokerage stocks have rebounded with such force that they’re among the top-performing sectors year-to-date, benefiting as investors slowly come back to the market. Trading volume has also improved in the past few months.
For retail brokers like Ameritrade, it's been a good few months: to the surprise of many, growth for the discount firms has outpaced the full-service firms.
In intraday trading, stocks are rebounding off yesterday’s losses, and the brave bulls are out again on the banks.
As worrisome as stock market action may be, it seems there could be upside for some stocks, no matter if the next leg is higher or lower!
People are more likely to trust their financial company if they advertise; they trust their bank or investment firm less if they don't.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Newmont Mining and Altria popped while The New York Times and Palm dropped.
In this Web Extra the traders reveal how they're playing earnings from CSX, Johnson & Johnson, IBM and more.
Investors are holding out hope for an Obama rally though any stock market bounce is unlikely to linger because of the weak economy.
Stocks will struggle with a heavy dose of bad earnings news that could dash investor hopes for an Obama rally in the week ahead.
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Following are today's biggest winners and losers, including GE, Intel, Disney and more.
With so much gloom and doom in the market we thought you might like hearing about some good news for a change.
A stock that has seen some of the most volatile swings Tuesday is not a name that has dominated headlines during the economic crisis...