A Big Day in Market History

Learning from the market's past to understand its present.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 08:10am EDT

Push to Deepwater Helping Seadrill

SeaDrill is making a big push to deepwater, which is driving profits for shareholders.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 08:05am EDT

Campbell Soup's Tasty Fourth-Quarter Earnings

The stock is up 25% year to date. Is it still a buy?

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 08:05am EDT

What Would It Take to Get Apple in the Dow?

Apple is still the world's most valuable company -- and the most profitable to boot -- but it's still not a member of the ultra-exclusive Dow Jones index. What would it take to change that?

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 08:03am EDT

Thursday's Top Upgrades (and Downgrades)

Analysts shift stance on AMC Networks, Guess?, and The Fresh Market.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 08:01am EDT

Initial Jobless Claims Fall 1.8%

Steady improvement after last week's spike.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 08:01am EDT

IRS Issues Final Guidelines on Obamacare's Individual Mandate: What It Means for You

The IRS releases a 75-page document filled with guidelines governing Obamacare's individual mandate. Here are the most important aspects you need to know and how they may affect you.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 08:00am EDT

WestJet to Buy 65 Boeing 737 MAXes

List price of $6.3 billion.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:51am EDT

Food Companies Suspend Growth Meds for Animals

Food companies, such as Tyson Foods and Smithfield Foods, have suspended certain drugs used to add weight to animals amid health and economic concerns.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:50am EDT

H&R Block Earnings Face a Tough Off-Season

The tax-services provider never does well outside its core season, but the big question is whether H&R Block earnings can grow in the long run.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:49am EDT

Belden Keeps $0.05 Dividend Steady

Amount will be payable Oct. 2 for stockholders of record Sept. 16.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:46am EDT

3 Reasons to Make This Rare Retirement Choice

Rolling over a 401(k) to a new employer plan isn't done often, but it can be your best bet.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:45am EDT

Verizon's Potential Deal Leads the Dow Higher

Verizon is in talks to buy out Vodafone's 45% stake in Verizon Wireless.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:34am EDT

Mortgage Rates Find Uneasy Equilibrium

Freddie Mac said today that the average rate on a 30-year fixed rate mortgage came in at 4.51%, a reduction of seven basis points from last week’s 4.58%.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:24am EDT

First Solar Will Struggle as Solar Industry Changes

Low efficiency modules are putting First Solar in a tough position.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:07am EDT

How to Build Wealth From Farming

Slow economies are often a boon to the farming industry. Fertilizer manufacturers are well placed to take advantage, but they are not the only stocks to benefit.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:05am EDT

Close Ties Exist Between Oil, Syria & U.S. Military Casualties

As Middle East chaos stokes oil price volatility, the military sees the human cost of fossil fuels rising, and seeks alternatives.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:03am EDT

GDP Surprise and Positive Jobs Numbers Send Stocks Higher

The markets are again moving higher today after investors received strong economic data.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 07:03am EDT

United Airlines Seeks Approval for China Flight

United says the flights using Boeing Dreamliners between San Francisco and Chengdu would shave four hours off the typical travel time between the cities.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 06:48am EDT

Tesco Changes its Strategy to Limit Losses in China

With unprofitable results in China, Tesco has decided to scale down its operations and partner with a local retailer.

Thursday - 08/29/2013, 06:40am EDT
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