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Favorable readings on economic activity and housing should translate into stock gains.
The jobs report, and several consumer names, will be top of mind.
That's the takeaway from the Alcoa call, which gave us its most bullish worldview since the Great Recession ended.
Following last week's Mid America Truck Show, investors are bulled up on the space. In addition, European truck registrations in February also showed continued strength.
Economic reports from Europe and the U.S. will likely be top-of-mind for investors on the final day of March.
The prospective new EPA regulations, combined with the aging U.S. fleet, may prove to be a potent mix.
Economic data out next week includes retail sales and industrial production for January, two reports that Chris Versace, RealMoney Pro contributor, says will be important to watch.
Legislation forges ahead on legislation to resolve royalty payments.
Rush's missed expectations should send a warning shot to others.
Let's take a look at the overnight and early-morning price action of the major asset classes. The rundown: S&P futures +3; Nikkei +; European markets +; euro -; crude oil -$0.80; gold -$9 (after yesterday's outsized gain); and 10-year U.S. note yiel...
Though this laser optics name plunged after earnings, the quarter had many positive developments.
Portfolio manager. David Peltier discusses a low-dollar transportation stock with high growth potential.
Here is UBS's list of 20 stocks that will likely declare a special dividend before the year-end. UBS has published an interesting filter of companies that may declare special dividends between now and year-end, precipitated by a rise in the tax rate...