Although Apple is among the most loved stocks on Wall Street, there's growing chatter that Apple could be setting up for failure.
There are three factors driving today's rally.
The theme today: demand is clearly improving in several sectors, which is propelling better-than-expected earnings from a number of companies. Bad day for the dollar, though.
Earnings wins by a parade of tech names could give a lift to stocks Wednesday and puts the focus on Apple's late day report.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, April 19.
Even when the market sells off sharply, CNBC’s Fast Money traders always look at what’s working. Following are a few names for the trader radar!
The big spenders on technology—businesses and government agencies—buy about 75 percent of the computing goods and services sold worldwide. Yet it is increasingly evident they are not driving the new ideas, excitement and powerhouse technology companies in ascent these days. The New York Times reports.
After parsing through the latest results from JPMorgan, the Fast traders worry that the financials may be facing serious challenges.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Many investors do not recognize that investing in countries often means concentrated positions in specific sectors. In the case of Singapore, trade and finance are the primary investment sectors. When trade came to a stop in 2008 during the financial crisis, hundreds of ships could be seen from high-rise skyscrapers, docked and not active in transactions. Conditions have certainly changed in a short two years; commerce is flowing once again.
On the surface, there are several pieces of news that can be spun positively today...
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Cramer thinks these sectors are ready to start their next push higher.
Cramer goes “Off the Charts” to show viewers the tradable shifts taking place in this sector.
Stocks trimmed losses in the final hour of trading to end flat amid mixed earnings and economic news, and ahead of the President's State of the Union speech tonight. AmEx and Bank of America fell, while Wal-Mart rose.
Stocks trimmed losses but remained down as technology stocks turned around following a handful of weak earnings reports from major Dow components and on the heels of mixed economic news, and ahead of the President's State of the Union speech tonight.
Stocks slumped modestly despite an unexpected jump in consumer confidence, and amid a slew of big earnings releases, a day after the Dow reached new highs.
Stock index futures pointed to a weaker open on Tuesday as another raft of heavyweight earnings took center stage, with Dow components DuPont, Travelers and Verizon in focus before the opening bell.
In the after hours the Fast gang parsed through a slew of earnings reports in an attempt to determine whether or not the bulls were back in business.
Why the "Mad Money" host will be listening to these earnings reports in particular.