Hedge fund managers and investment gurus have to notify the SEC about their moves every quarter. Investors pore over this data in the belief the big fish have special insight.
Abhay Desphande, First Eagle, shares some of his favorite Japan equity plays, but warns investors not to try and pick out individual stocks. And the Fast Money traders debate the bull and bear trade on JC Penney.
U.S. stock index futures were flat Thursday as investors digested a handful of weaker-than-expected economic data against upbeat earnings report from Cisco.
Big investors are reporting their quarterly holdings, offering a glimpse into what some of the big fish were buying and selling during the first quarter.
JC Penney's real estate is valued at roughly the same as its market cap. Matthew Boss, retail analyst at JPMorgan, weighs in.
The rally in many of the most heavily shorted names is causing a "worst nightmare" situation for bearish investors and hedge funds alike, said Cramer.
This market is not being kind to shorts. In fact they're getting buried, according to research done by Paul Hickey of Bespoke Investment Group.
JC Penney is catching a bounce, up 25 percent since Ron Johnson stepped down as CEO. Richard Ross, Auerback Grayson, offers insight.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
It's good to remember that some turnarounds have happy endings. For retailer Gap, the current outcome is a positive one as investors are again falling into the Gap.
JC Penney's competitors stand to see gains, Tom Stemberg of the Highland Consumer Fund says.
Stocks finished modestly higher Friday with major indexes posting their third week in positive territory and the Dow and S&P 500 closing at new record highs.
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Stocks finished near session highs across the board Wednesday, boosted by financials and materials, with the Dow and S&P 500 logging fresh closing highs.
Against an improving backdrop for home-goods spending, consumer confidence and the US housing market, J.C. Penney and Target are ramping up their own efforts in the category.
This is an unofficial transcript of Warren Buffett and Bill Gates appearing live on CNBC's Squawk Box on Monday, May 6, 2013 from 6 am ET to 9 am ET.
U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower Wednesday, after the Dow and S&P 500 hit record highs in the previous session, and as investors largely shrugged off a better-than-expected trade data from China.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: