|Day Low/High||246.99 / 251.19|
|52 Wk Low/High||212.50 / 287.94|
McKesson revealed Thursday a pair of acquisitions that will grow its oncology business.
Economic Indicators in China show the country is growing at the slowest in 25 years.
U.S. stocks made a surprise bounce higher shortly after sinking into the red.
President Barack Obama's final State of the Union address focused on highlighting his accomplishments and setting the agenda for his final year in office.
It’s not easy for Universal American (UAM) to compete against giant healthcare insurance providers like UnitedHealth, Humana and Cigna.
America has indeed lost its 'mojo' and the best way to regain it is by reforming taxes, healthcare and the Federal Reserve, said Steve Forbes, author of Reviving America.
A beginning-of-December look back at our portfolio through the lens of capital preservation.
Sudden moves are typical of the end of a credit expansion cycle.
My thoughts on the day and week to this point: Breathtaking advance in the early going and a slow dribble over the balance of the day (albeit from elevated levels). Win for the bulls today and the week. Is KaloBios Pharmaceuticals (KBIO), which has ...
Some important reads: The New York Times reports on the latest from Mali, where terrorists have taken 170 hostages at a Radisson hotel. Bloomberg looks at word that UnitedHealth (UNH) might be quitting the retail insurance market created under Obama...
UnitedHealth and Anthem get whacked as their multiples get out of whack with historic levels.
In South Beach and I plan to enjoy the South Beach Bubble tonite! Don't count on me to be an early riser tomorrow morning!! I missed nothing as the market flatlined all afternoon. Here is the intraday on SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY). In commodities lan...
Stocks ended the Thursday trading day little changed after a surge in tech names balanced out a selloff in health care.
But the problem with trying to anticipate such a reversal is twofold.
Good morning! Bret Jensen here. I'm happy to be filling in for Doug Kass during this last trading day of October. It's been a good month for investors after a very bumpy August and September. All the major indices are up nicely for the month, despit...
Many people have no idea what they are doing when they buy or sell.
Peter Boockvar touches on central bankers and the weak earnings picture in this morning's commentary: "While IBM (IBM) has its issues, the response to its earnings is a reminder that at least so far this earnings season, your stock is fine as long a...
Thoughts on Thursday earnings reporters Schlumberger, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup and UnitedHealth.
The IPO market is showing some nervousness among investors.
The latest musings from Sir Arthur Cashin: "While falling oil did not hurt stocks Monday, rising oil helped stocks earlier today. The Dow also got a big boost from Goldman Sachs (GS) and UnitedHealth (UNH), which have combined to add 30 points to th...
Peter Boockvar talks commodites, China, earnings and policy this morning: "The Bloomberg commodity index is rising to a two-month high as the Shanghai index rallied by 3.3% on talk of more Chinese stimulus measures. One of those ideas being discusse...
Will winning streak continue for beaten-down energy names?
Have we reached the point where something will be done about it?
Can we compare the selloff in this market with the 1997 and 1998 contagions? If so, we have more damage ahead.