Better not tell Ben Franklin but some traders may not be terribly patriotic this Independence Day. In fact, they’re betting against the USA!
After months of wondering whether the recovery is for real, investors may get the chance to find out when second-quarter earnings start rolling in.
China’s stock market closed at its highest levels in about a year on hopes that the downturn has ended.
The second half of 2009 kicked off with a bang with both the Dow and S&P trading higher after reports showed manufacturing began improving, albeit modestly.
Stock markets are set to log their best quarter in 10 years. Should investors pour their money into equities? David Tice, market strategist at Federated Investors, offered CNBC his investment advice.
If you’re a bull who’s waiting for the next leg higher, we have some bad news. Technical analyst John Roque has spotted some ominous patterns in the charts.
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How are the Fast Money traders gaming this market into the close? Following are the “Fast & Furious” trades - hot ways to play today's market moving events.
The consensus of traders-for more than a month--is that the most likely path for stocks through the summer was a "W" pattern-up and down, but ultimately in a range.
Since it looks like stocks could be heading for a major correction, the Fast Money traders suggest 6 picks for your radar, right now!
Is the rally over for the year? Not likely, but there is good reason for a pause. The World Bank taking down global growth rates goes to the core argument of the bears: that the economic recovery (and earnings recovery) will not live up to expectations.
Charl Malan, Senior Metals & Mining Analyst on the Van Eck Global Hard Assets fund which is rated 5-stars by Morningstar and up 24.96% this year, said now is a good time to invest in commodities because of “unprecedented monetary and fiscal stimulus in the United States, China and Europe.”
Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Aetna and Perfect World popped while Caterpillar and Wells Fargo dropped.
Plus, Cramer makes the call on tech, natural gas and more.
The Reuters/Jefferies CRB Index is a global commodity benchmark which tracks 19 mostly U.S. traded commodities and has led a rally in the past weeks with a year-to-date performance surpassing the S&P, currently up 10% versus 3% YTD, driven in part by a depreciating dollar and speculation of an economic recovery. Here are some stocks that are riding the commodities wave.
As the markets continue to steam ahead, with the S&P 500 soaring nearly 33% since its lowest close this year, investors looking for opportunities might want to take a peek at the leading sectors in 2009.
Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!
The S&P 500 rose above its 200-day moving average for the first time since May 2008 on an intraday basis, sending a major signal to the bulls.
Charles Bath of Diamond Hill Investment Group and Glenn Fogle of American Century Investment told investors their best investment strategies.
It’s been 100 days – no not since President Obama has taken office - but since his stimulus plan passed Congress. So which stocks are the big winners?