You're know you're in trouble when the markets go up on speculation you're resigning — that's what Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is facing this morning. Berlusconi denied everything on his Facebook page: "The rumors of my resignation are groundless." Some in Berlusconi's party insisted that he had not lost a majority, but last week two deputies from his own party defected to another party. Reuters noted that he appears to 214 votes in the 630-seat lower house — that is not a majority. This may all come to a head tomorrow, when there is a budgetary vote.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Shaky market action weighed on the exchange-traded product industry over the past month, bringing assets below $1 trillion for the first time since January.
On Wednesday, chatter on the floor had everything to do about how to trade gold after Blackrock’s Larry Fink made bullish comments about the miners.
OptionMonster’s Jon Najarian turns his attention to the gold ETF and gold miners ETF.
How much do you know about the business side of the aerospace and defense industries? Take our quiz and find out.
Most investors these days play gold through mutual funds and exchange-traded funds but the investment strategy of these vehicles varies widely, as have their performance relative to the metal's decade-long rally.
There's nothing better for a value investor than a company making products people need every day—and whose stock is cheap. John Buckingham, chief portfolio manager for Al Frank Asset Management, sees that in Cooper Tire.
Demand for business jets could be flying high once again, as the economy slowly recovers and emerging global markets enter the fray. While business might not be picking up full throttle just yet, there is “cautious optimism” based on three important industry markers.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Stocks closed sharply lower, triggered by worries over euro zone debt troubles and signs of a slowing economy in Europe and Asia.
Stocks pared losses but remained significantly lower on worries over euro zone debt troubles, and signs of a slowing economy in Europe and Asia.
Stocks traded sharply lower amid worries over global growth in Europe and China, and continuing concerns about debt troubles in peripheral euro zone countries.
The nascent and growing nature of cyber attacks promises to be insulated from growing budget concerns. As a result cyber has become a buzz word and many companies will claim to have cyber as higher multiples are assumed. Analyst Alex Hamilton wades through them, offering his picks for the real players in the market.
I spoke this morning with Charles Biderman at TrimTabs about some of the strong volume we have been seeing in a number of ETFs in the past week.
Could the gold rush be showing signs of age? If options activity is any indication, the answer is yes.
Investment disconnect: all this talk about higher commodity prices, higher precious metals prices translating into higher prices for materials, precious metals stocks, and energy stocks isn't happening any more...
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, April 27.
Congress and the president stayed up late on Friday, but struck a last-hour deal to avert a shutdown of the federal government. On that news, traders will be eyeing various infrastructure and defense stocks which could move a little during today’s trade.
Stocks closed mixed Monday with tech stocks lower after the market traded within a narrow range during much of a quiet session with the market at or near highs for the year. Johnson & Johnson led the Dow higher, while HP fell.