Stocks edged higher at the close, with the Dow climbing back above 11,000 after a late session drop, amid thin holiday trading and ahead of a big week of earnings announcements. Boeing and JPMorgan rose, while DuPont and 3M fell.
Stocks turned mixed Monday amid quiet holiday trading as investors considered the next steps from the Federal Reserve and the release of several major earnings reports this week. DuPont and 3M fell, while Boeing and JPMorgan rose.
Stocks struggled for direction amid quiet holiday trading as investors considered the next steps from the Federal Reserve in the wake of a disappointing jobs report on Friday. 3M and Caterpillar fall, while JP Morgan rose.
Chesapeake Energy said China's Cnooc is paying $1.08 billion for a one-third stake in the U.S. company's Eagle Ford shale project in Texas. Cnooc is just investing capital; the company will have control.
For two-thirds of the year, oil prices have vacillated between $70 and $80 per barrel but on Friday they broke higher. What should you make of the move?
Stocks regained some ground in the last few minutes of a volatile session, but closed lower as traders continued to consider the Federal Reserve's plans to lift the U.S. economy. DuPont and American Express fell, while HP rose.
Stocks sank in the last hour of the session as traders continued to consider the Federal Reserve's plans to lift the U.S. economy. DuPont and American Express fell, while HP rose.
With growing demand of solar stocks, where should investors look to put their money? Ahmar Zaman, solar analyst at Piper Jaffray shared his best plays.
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With five weeks until the 2010 midterm elections, Americans will soon be casting their ballots in Congressional and Gubernatorial races across the country. Here's how key indices have performed since President Obama took office, following the 2008 election.
Since President Obama was sworn in as the 44th President of the United States, all the major US indices are trading positive territory, led to the upside by the NASDAQ 100, up 63.2%.
The Kraft says its Philadephia cream cheese is made using renewable energy sources.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
According to CNBC’s Kate Kelly, Goldman Sachs could spin off at least part of its proprietary trading operations as early as this month. Should you buy now?
In its bid to generate the cheapest electricity, Skyline Solar is using reflective metal troughs, cranked out in the auto industry, to focus the sun's energy onto a typical solar photovoltaic cell.
US stocks are vacillating between the positivity of strong earnings reports and the negativity of soft economic data. Short-sellers are on the prowl, looking to exploit weakness in heavy-volume names. Here are the 10 most shorted S&P 500 stocks. If momentum picks up, these stocks could be susceptible to a short squeeze. A report from TheStreet.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Today's six stocks worth watching.
The tone of Thursday's BP hearing suggests lawmakers on the Hill are looking for blood. So how should you trade the space?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.