As we approach the 100th day in office for President Obama this week, many will debate the success of the new administration's efforts. While not directly correlated, here are the stock's that have gained and lost the most since history was made this past election.
In recent months, Americans have been disappointed and appalled by Wall Street, banks, the big-budget film “Australia,” investment counselors, Detroit, the governors of at least two states, hedge fund managers and even the geese at La Guardia, which used to know better than to interfere with those metal birds they fly among.
Despite the downturn in advertising — some experts expect overall ad spending to drop nine percent this year — the biggest ad event of the year is thriving.
Now that there is a new Treasury Secretary in place, a revised plan for the financial bailout is expected and that could be a factor influencing markets in the next couple of days.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Google and Fluor Corp popped while Research In Motion and General Motors dropped.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Apple and Genetech popped while Google and Campbell Soup dropped.
Still feeling shocked by how much your portfolio has fallen in value in the past couple of months? With the holidays upon us, here is a look at the purchasing power those shares still have. After all, a share of Berkshire Hathaway can still buy you a Porsche 911.
A stock that has seen some of the most volatile swings Tuesday is not a name that has dominated headlines during the economic crisis...
A new group report by Merrill's top analysts suggests more downside for equities. But do the Fast Money traders agree?
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Alcoa and Research In Motion popped while Sovereign Bank and GE dropped.
Plus, which brokerage is the best to own? And, is AIG a buy?
The Dow closed with triple digit gains on Tuesday largely due to a $3 slide in oil and the positive sentiment created by bank earnings. What's the "Word on the Street?"
E*Trade reported a bigger-than-expected second-quarter loss on Tuesday, and warned that it could see more losses as credit-related troubles continued to weigh.
The Dow closed with fresh gains Friday due to a smaller-than-expected loss from Citigroup and the biggest weekly dollar drop ever in oil prices. What's the "Word on the Street?"
Reader Nic C. pointed me to a series of links which led to a Forbes article in May about Mukesh Ambani, the fifth richest man in the world. Ambani heads Reliance Industries, a petrochemical company based in Mumbai, and he's reportedly worth about $43 billion.
Nearly 8.2 million shares and $10 billion traded Thursday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Check out the bets being made today...
Nearly 1.4 billion shares and $16.9 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Check out the bets being made today...
As millions of homeowners fall behind on their mortgages, a fledging Web site called the Mortgage Lender Implode-O-Meter is gleefully tallying the number of lenders that run into trouble too. On Monday, the count was 265 — and rising, the New York Times reported.
E*Trade Financial, the online broker, Thursday disclosed that it swapped 3.53 mln shares earlier this month for $16 million of outstanding debt.
Nearly 2.2 billion shares and $45 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. Here are the bets being made today...