Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Continental Airlines and Legg Mason popped while Hess and Barclays dropped.
Stocks were two for two for June, notching another gain Thursday as investors were encouraged by the sharpest jump in pending-home sales in 7 1/2 years. But financials sat this one out following a new round of stock offerings.
Financials are again lagging the overall market...and Barclays is one of the main reasons. After holding a stake for only 7 months, an investment firm controlled by the Abu Dhabi royal family has sold a huge stake in Barclays...at a handsome profit.
Stocks retreated Tuesday after getting a boost in morning trading from the sharpest jump in pending-home sales in 7 1/2 years.
Stocks rebounded off a lower open Tuesday after a report showed the sharpest jump in pending-home sales in 7 1/2 years.
Stocks looked set to open lower Tuesday and pull back from a strong surge in the previous session.
Are you smarter than a fifth grader? If you’re talking about the stock market, probably not.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of CME Group and Philip Morris popped while Ford and Citigroup dropped.
The Dow and S&P 500 closed lower Friday, though the bulls weren't too badly bruised. How should you be trading now?
Stocks flopped Friday, capping a dismal week, as bank stocks pulled back after recent gains.
Stocks opened flat Friday as investors were encouraged by a pair of better-than-expected manufacturing readings but dismal economic data out of Europe and weak U.S. retail reports capped gains.
Futures pared losses Friday after a pair of better-than-expected manufacturing readings.
Bargain hunters were driving a lunchtime rally on Thursday with sentiment buoyed by retail, technology and banks. We may be in the green but are we in the clear?
Following are the key questions into the close. How should you trade?
The S&P 500 and the NASDAQ are down 3 days in a row (the first time since the March 9th low); the S&P is now down 5 percent from its recent high one week ago.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Priceline.com and AstraZeneca popped while Barclays and Smithfield Foods dropped.
Banking stocks looked set to continue their sharp jump higher at the open Thursday as investors wait for the official results of the government’s stress test.
In this Web Extra, find out why shares of Dendreon and Barclays popped while Amazon and Massey Energy dropped.
The existing US banks have survived tough economic conditions over the past half year, which can be assimilated to a real-life stress test, Bob Parker, vice-chairman at Credit Suisse Asset Management, told CNBC.
Futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street Thursday but pared gains after a report showed jobless claims rose last week.