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Wall Street Is the New Fantasy Island

Wall Street Is the New Fantasy Island

Stocks are banking on gangbuster earnings for two years....
The Daily Prophet: There's a Bull Market in Stock Superlatives

The Daily Prophet: There's a Bull Market in Stock Superlatives

Connecting the dots in global markets....
The Daily Prophet: Stock Traders Celebrate Nonexistent Tax Cuts

The Daily Prophet: Stock Traders Celebrate Nonexistent Tax Cuts

Connecting the dots in global markets....
Stock Investors Wrestle With Growing Debt

Stock Investors Wrestle With Growing Debt

There's no Toys "R" Us armageddon, but leverage takes its toll....
Hospitals, Insurers Rise as McCain Opposes GOP Obamacare Repeal

Hospitals, Insurers Rise as McCain Opposes GOP Obamacare Repeal

Hospital and health insurance stocks moved upward Friday after Republican Senator John McCain said he would withhold his vote from a GOP proposal to repeal much of Obamacare,...
U.S. stocks reach new highs as oil, dollar climb

U.S. stocks reach new highs as oil, dollar climb

Energy shares paced gains as crude surged to a five-week high on a forecast for higher demand...
There's one one big thing holding Tesla's stock back from rallying further

There's one one big thing holding Tesla's stock back from rallying further

Citi Research initiates coverage of Tesla with a neutral rating, saying it needs to raise new capital before the firm can get bullish....
Bill Gross is worried that central banks will lead the world into recession

Bill Gross is worried that central banks will lead the world into recession

Bond guru Bill Gross is warning about looming interest rate increases and the damage they can do to a debt-laden global economy....
Why today's bank earnings are a big deal for the market

Why today's bank earnings are a big deal for the market

A bevy of big banks is set to report earnings next week, and equity strategist Matt Maley will be watching the market reaction very closely....
Stocks just got set up for an extended summertime rally

Stocks just got set up for an extended summertime rally

Large caps, small caps, tech and energy all joined in a rally that took major stock indices to new highs—a positive sign of even more gains....
The chart that says the S&P 500 isn’t done rallying this year

The chart that says the S&P 500 isn’t done rallying this year

"The market has bought itself time," explains Piper Jaffray technical analyst Craig Johnson....
One of Wall Street's favorite ways to time the stock market may not work at all

One of Wall Street's favorite ways to time the stock market may not work at all

Traders often cite the CBOE Volatility Index as a reliable indicators of what's ahead....
David Einhorn reportedly sees $400 million flee as another hedge-fund star faces massive outflows

David Einhorn reportedly sees $400 million flee as another hedge-fund star faces massive outflows

Investors redeemed funds from David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital as the fund struggled, the WSJ reported....