The Dow advanced Thursday after beats on both Philly Fed and jobless claims and as the CPI report showed inflation was essentially non-existent. FedEx shares tumbled.
The Dow rose for a seventh straight day Wednesday as a renewed pledge from the Fed for low rates and a drop in inflation at the producer level helped fuel the market's momentum.
It’s no secret that companies are putting cash to work. But we're hearing 4 companies could put that money to work in a very shareholder friendly way!
Stocks struggled Friday but managed to pull off a gain for the week, with the S&P holding a 17-month high at 1,150.
Stocks struggled Friday as investors digested mixed readings on the consumer: Retail sales rose unexpectedly last month, while consumer sentiment softened.
Stocks slipped into the red Friday after a report showed consumer sentiment softened in March.
If you're looking for a trading idea, you might want to check out regional banks or the retailers. Find out why!
Fascinating companies, like fascinating people, get under our skin and into our conversations. They challenge us and move us. They’re unafraid to ask questions, and incite a response. They incite strong reactions from a specific audience, writes the author.
Cramer singles out the companies that are weighing down the market.
We know you want trading ideas. And the Fast Money desk has plenty of them!
On the eve of the 10-year anniversary of the dot-com bubble bursting the stock stat mavens here at CNBC sliced and diced all sorts of data on share price performance since March 10, 2000.
Stocks ended lower Wednesday as Washington ramped up reform in the health care and financial sectors and as the Fed's beige-book report showed the economy is improving but not at a fast enough pace to spur hiring.
A flurry of M&A has turned the spotlight on Pharma and more. What names should be on your radar?
Greece is finally publishing a (somewhat) clear plan to reduce their deficit, half with tax hikes, half with spending cuts. Elsewhere: Mixed results from retailers, particularly the warehouse clubs.
Markets advanced Wednesday on good reports on the services sector and jobs came in better than expected. Where should investors put their money? Patrick Cunningham, managing director at Manning & Napier, and Jack Ablin, executive VP and CIO of Harris Private Bank, discussed their sector plays.
Stocks advanced Wednesday as reports on the services sector and jobs came in better than expected.
Markets opened higher on Wednesday as the jobs reports indicated an encouraging sign on the employment front. What should investors expect going forward? Michael Darda, chief economist at MKM Partners, shared his insights.
Stock market futures pointed to a slight rise at the start of trading Wednesday, but numbers on private employment and planned layoffs could alter the tone of trading.
Stocks advanced Monday as prospects for a resolution to the Greek debt crisis somewhat brightened and AIG agreeing to sell its Asian business to UK insurer Prudential.
They looked like hot stocks. So how are the traders playing Qualcomm, Amgen and more now that they’ve been burned?