Futures Gain As Money Trickles Back

Stocks are rebounding today as money continues trickling into the market.

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Stocks try to fight European losses

Stocks are trying to hold their ground today despite declines in Europe.

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Stocks Bounce As Cyprus Fears Ease

Stocks are poised to open higher today as a three-day pullback draws buyers to the market. S&P 500 futures are up about one-third of a percent as of this writing, matching similar moves in Europe. Asian stocks were mixed overnight, with Japan’s Nikkei closed for a holiday but China’s Shanghai…

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Global Stocks Shrug Off Cyprus Fears

Equities are trying to gain this morning as investors await more news from Cyprus. S&P 500 futures have been pushing higher in the last hour, while most European indexes are trying to erase earlier losses. Asian markets were mixed, but Japan continued to show remarkable strength as momentum buyers drove…

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What To Make Of J.C. Penney (JCP)?

Time appears to be running short for current J.C. Penney (JCP) CEO Ron Johnson, possibly as short as 10 months. Recent reports reveal concerns that the retailer’s board of directors is restless and may only give Johnson until the end of 2013 to right the J.C. Penney ship. But is Penney even a good long-term investment?

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Is Starbucks Running Out of Steam?

A large investor apparently thinks that Starbucks might be topping out after an amazing run. The coffee-shop operator rallied about 600 percent between early and early 2012 but has been hovering in a range since then. Now one investor is looking to exit if it goes back to the all-time…

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Stock Indexes Pause After Broad Gains

Stocks are falling slightly this morning after another strong performance yesterday.

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4 High-Yield Oil And Gas Pipeline Stocks

Stocks from the basic material sector could complement your portfolio and hedge it against strong commodity price increases. One industry from the basic material sector with the highest yielding stocks is the oil and gas pipeline industry.

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Bullish momentum favors stocks

Stocks are drifting higher again today as bullish momentum remains intact.

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Major indexes lower as stocks pause

Stocks are drifting lower this morning as the S&P 500 pauses near its all-time high.

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3 Foolproof Solutions for Options Mistakes

With the market going up, and people getting more bullish, there will be an increasingly larger number of people buying call options on those stocks they expect to go up even further.

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What is the right amount of hedging?

You insure your house, your car, and your life. Yet most people don’t insure their portfolios, which arguably is the most vulnerable of all.

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