|Day Low/High||125.46 / 129.40|
|52 Wk Low/High||117.32 / 145.79|
Huh? Bank shares rallying at the same time as bond market-equivalent stocks?
And what happened to all those predicting a surprise rate hike?
Without it, the uncertainty would be incredible between now and November.
It's not often that you see a stock like General Mills drop three points or 4% in one day's session.
This group may prove to be the most vulnerable out there at the moment.
But perhaps the economy is a bit like the Washington gridlock.
Stocks hold at session lows as crude oil crumbles on demand concerns.
A slew of corporate earnings and closely watched Federal Reserve meeting are in focus for the week of July 25.
If KMB's 2Q report is as disappointing as 1Q, investors may seek a new safe haven.
All of these add up to a level of insecurity on the part of sidelined money.
Debt-fueled buybacks and an overly generous dividend are potential drags on the stock's value.
Investors should go shopping for blue-chip, dividend-paying stocks in the wake of the worse-than-expected May jobs report, says Jim Cramer.
U.S. companies with big overseas presence are getting hit.
"Beauty and folly are old companions." -- Benjamin Franklin Beauty is often in the eye of the beholder ... in both life and the markets. And these days, I think defensive consumer stocks like Cola-Cola (KO), Kimberly-Clark (KMB) might only look beau...
My explanation for today's market advance (it's as good as anyone's!): Markets were oversold. The S&P 500 held the 50-day moving average. The put/call ratio popped back up. From here, the key might be to watch what other asset classes rally with eq...
Investors are going to rotate back into safety stocks if the April jobs number disappoints on Friday, says TheStreet's Jim Cramer.
All Apple (AAPL) this morning. Here, here and here. Re-shorted Amazon (AMZN) at $619-$620 yesterday (a good thing) and I'm trying to short more. Peak Hedge Funds -- more evidence. The man, the legend: Tattoo! Tell Me Something I Don't Know. Dan...
Dougie "Debbie Downer" started with ursine comments about Starbucks (SBUX) and China. China's data is fake, like Elaine told Seinfeld. Hence, my short Trade of the Week, iShares China Large-Cap (FXI). I remain committed to the view that the price o...
The bears and the bulls are finely balanced heading into a busy period.
On Friday April 22, McDonald's along with GE and Honeywell will report first quarter results.
I started the day and ended the day at my highest net short exposure in over one-and-a-half years. I had my head in two research projects today rather than in the markets. It's just as well, given the action. Remember bulls/buyers live higher and be...
Bulls 10-Bears 0. At 3:00 p.m. ET we were at the highs of the day. Nary a downtick from the market lows. Short covering, programs and long buyers. Even junk is rising -- e.g., Sears Holdings (SHLD) was up nearly 9%. Boca Biff turns bullish. Keep an...
Jim Cramer says consumer packaged goods stocks have been on a tear but he doesn't think they are overvalued.
Heading into the second quarter, TheStreet's Jim Cramer believes stocks might be a little bit cheaper than investors realize, including Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), IBM (IBM) and Alphabet (GOOG).
Take this, bulls! This, too! I ended the day with my highest net short exposure in more than 12 months. Committed in view, or to be committed? You decide. The U.S. dollar declined in value today. This seems to be a key element of the bulls' argume...