The Charles Schwab Corp. (SCHW)

43.62
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 43.07
Day Low/High 43.49 / 44.00
52 Wk Low/High 35.85 / 52.70
Avg Volume 9.69M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.31B
Market Cap 56.30B
EPS 2.50
P/E Ratio 15.45
Div & Yield 0.68 (1.50%)
State of the Union and Stocks

State of the Union and Stocks

How initiatives may affect stocks or sectors.

Pullback in Financials Provides Opening

Pullback in Financials Provides Opening

We recommend investors buy these four names on current weakness.

Keep Buying the Dips in 2015

Keep Buying the Dips in 2015

Underlying fundamentals are in place for a healthy stock market.

The Election Cycle Is Good for Stocks

The Election Cycle Is Good for Stocks

Investing during a mid-term election can offer large returns.

Buy Into Those Fear-Driven Selloffs

Buy Into Those Fear-Driven Selloffs

There is a disconnect between stock prices and intrinsic value.

Schwab Sinks to Major Support Area

Schwab Sinks to Major Support Area

If this area can hold, a low-risk buying opportunity may develop. 

Schwab: Be Cautious With Alibaba, Beware Speculative Biotech, Too

Schwab: Be Cautious With Alibaba, Beware Speculative Biotech, Too

The Alibaba IPO gave the market a shot in the arm last week, yet individual investors should remain cautious of the untested stock.

Why Asset Managers Will Do Well

Why Asset Managers Will Do Well

Many cash-strapped households need to ramp up their savings.

Learning to Broaden Investment Horizons

Learning to Broaden Investment Horizons

I am encouraging a student investment group to look beyond familiar companies and data points.

Charles Schwab rated new Buy at Deutsche

Charles Schwab initiated at Jefferies

Huge Day for Schwab

Huge Day for Schwab

The breakout type action today has a very solid base beneath it.

Turn Up the Volume

Turn Up the Volume

Overall stock turnover is likely to become even lighter during the summer.

Don't Get Spooked Out of This Market

Don't Get Spooked Out of This Market

Don't chase the market after rallies. Do buy into periods of weakness.

Schwab Could Be a Low-Risk Long

Schwab Could Be a Low-Risk Long

I will be looking to add as a re-test of this year's low plays out.

Charles Schwab estimates cut at Barclays

Watch the Trading Volumes

Watch the Trading Volumes

These data will indicate if things are going to perk up or if we are in for more warnings.

Recommended Reading (Part Deux)

Run, don't walk, to read Schwab's statement on high-frequency trading. Charles Schwab (SCHW) responds to high-frequency trading. Read the damning statement here.

Schwab-Pomerantz: Retirement Comes Before College Savings

Schwab-Pomerantz: Retirement Comes Before College Savings

When it comes to saving for your kid's college, you need to put your own retirement needs first, says Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, author of The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty.

Ghost-Town Sectors Are Hopping

These sectors almost never see the kind of rallies they just had.

Charles Schwab numbers cut at BMO

Schwab's Sonders: Economy Will Heat Up When Deep Freeze Passes

Schwab's Sonders: Economy Will Heat Up When Deep Freeze Passes

Just because stocks fell in January does not mean the market will end the year lower, says Liz Ann Sonders, Chief Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab & Co.

Early Thoughts on the Market

We're off to an interesting start. By Bret Jensen And we are off as trading begins Thursday. Just some early thoughts on the market. Railroad CSX Corporation (CSX) is getting shellacked on disappointing quarterly results. Volumes continue to be hit ...

Morning Market Look

Let's take a look at the overnight and early-morning price action in the major asset classes. The latter was known as "operating earnings" or "earning ex-items," and it was derived by removing from the GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles)...

Drilling Into Last Year's Picks

Here are some of our notable 2013 winners -- and a few missteps.

Stocks That Might Be Stalling

Here's what I'm monitoring. Here are some stocks that I monitor that look like they may be stalling out: Goldman Sachs (GS), Bank of America (BAC), Apple (AAPL), American Express (AXP), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Schwab (SCHW), 3D Systems (DDD), Oaktree ...

My Short-Term Tactical Strategy

Here's a quick synopsis. Yesterday I moved from net short to market neutral. By the end of the day, I was slightly net long. I previously expected early-January weakness, surmising that investors would hold off to sell their winners in 2014 in order...

Morning Market Look

Let's take a look at the overnight and early-morning price action in the major asset classes. Note: Today's posts will be light as I am trying to put to bed my 15 surprises for 2014. The rundown: S&P futures is down 3. Nasdaq futures are down 8. Eur...

Making Moves

Adding short and long. I have added to my Schwab (SCHW) short and to my Ford (F) long today. I have covered some of my Starbucks (SBUX) short.