Yellen’s speech in New York pulls stocks out of early dive

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index both closed at 2016 highs Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen pulled stocks out of an early slump

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Allergan earnings top Wall Street forecasts

Shares of Allergan (AGN), the pending merger partner of U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, rose Monday after the Ireland-based company reported fourth-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street forecasts. The company’s stock

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2016′s winner might shock you

Wall Street appears to have regained its mojo, with stocks in one month going from the brink of a bear market to their highest point this year. But that’s not

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ECB effect: Dow, S&P 500 flat as Nasdaq slips 0.3%

U.S. stocks gave up early gains Thursday as investors digested an array of fresh stimulus measures from the European Central Bank designed to combat weak growth and low inflation but

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Ralph Lauren shares soar as founder steps aside

Shares of Ralph Lauren (RL) soared in Wednesday morning trading, the day after the fashion industry icon announced he was giving up the CEO title at the company that bears

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Stocks end mixed: Nasdaq deeper in red for 2015

Stocks ended the week on a mixed note despite a big early rally Friday off Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s comments about a potential rate hike. The Dow Jones industrial

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Nasdaq turns red for 2015; Dow off 77 points

Stocks climbed out of a deep dive Thursday, but the Nasdaq slid into negative territory for the calendar year as stocks posted their third straight down day. The blue-chip Dow

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Tim Cook: Apple is killing it in China

At $116, Apple stock may not be the same buying opportunity it was in late August when shares traded close to $100, but about $19 below its all-time high, and

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Buying Google stocks is a good idea

Google stock has delivered massive gains for investors over the long term, and our contributors believe the online search giant still offers big upside potential. Google stock has delivered massively

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BlackBerry acquires Good Technology for $425M

A string of acquisitions are giving some technology stocks a push, most notably BlackBerry after it scooped up a company specializing in mobile security.  BlackBerry. Shares are up 2.5% in

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Television rises while TV stocks sink

The other day, a senior Facebook executive sent me a link to a New York Times story about the precipitous drop in TV stocks, saying that while he didn’t necessarily

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Apple stock implosion shreds $113.4B

Apple (AAPL) shares are down significantly for the second day Tuesday – bringing investors’ paper losses staggering levels and putting the stock further into correction territory. It’s the stock’s third

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