Stock Market Today

Predicting the future is no easy task, but our experts still do their best to predict the future of the market. By analyzing historical trends and current data, our experts offer their outlook on the market and the various impacts a specific event might have. Whether it is a new IPO or a newly offered dividend, our experts identify factors that could shape the future of the economy and give advice on how to take advantage of each situation.

Make better investment decisions with our stock market predictions.

Stocks Post Best Week in a Year

Stocks continued their run thanks to the increasing likelihood that the Federal Reserve will kick the interest-rate-hike can down the road to 2016. Read Article

5 Best Stocks Under $5 This Week

Stocks showed better energy this week and Willbros Group, WaferGen Bio-systems, Marrone Bio Innovations, Westport Innovations, and Broadwind Energy all benefited nicely. Read Article

Why Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Alcoa Inc (AA) and Gap Inc (GPS) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Friday was more than forgettable for Micron Technology (MU), Alcoa (AA) and Gap (GPS). Here's why each used more than their fair share of red ink. Read Article

Why American Airlines Group Inc (AAL), Pandora (P) and J.D.Com Inc (JD) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Stocks rose on renewed hopes for a rate hike, and American Airlines Group Inc (AAL), Pandora (P), and J.D.Com Inc (JD) were flying high. Read Article

How to Play the Largest Brewing Merger in History

Budweiser is aiming for the largest merger in brewing history. Here's the best way to play the shakeup. Read Article

Friday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and EMC Corporation (EMC)

Apple (AAPL) options pin stock $110, Netflix (NFLX) calls jump on $1 price hike, EMC (EMC) surges on potential Dell Inc. (DELL) deal. Read Article

Stock Investors Bask In the Economic Slowdown Glow

Investors await a signal from the Fed on rate hikes while recent bond auctions provide little to literally no return for investors. Read Article

Dow Jones Industrial Average: Buy Dips, Sell Rips!

The latest rally in the Dow Jones Industrial Average has surprised the bears. Here's how traders should deal with the DJIA in coming weeks. Read Article

Dow Jones Retakes 17,000 on Dovish Fed 

The promise of continued cheap money stimulus has helped keep stocks moving higher, but overhead resistance and a sure-to-be-disappointing Q3 earnings season mean a pullback is ahead. Read Article

Why EMC Corporation (EMC), Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (LL) and El Pollo LoCo Holdings Inc (LOCO) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Markets turned higher today after the release of the September Fed minutes and EMC, Lumber Liquidators, and El Pollo LoCo were leading the charge today. Read Article

Why Pandora Media Inc (P), eBay Inc (EBAY) and VMware, Inc. (VMW) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Pandora Media (P), eBay (EBAY) and VMware (VMW) never even had a prayer of bullishness on Thursday, in light of the news. Read Article

6 Things All First-Time Homebuyers Should Consider

Buying a home is one of the most rewarding things you can do but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. Here are six essential tips for new homebuyers Read Article

Oil Stocks: Are Investors Headed Into a Bull Trap?

Oil stocks have performed well during the holiday in China markets, but the fundamentals of commodity demand haven't really changed for the better. Read Article

Thursday’s Vital Data: Twitter Inc (TWTR), Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) and Transocean LTD (RIG)

Twitter (TWTR) calls spike as board member touts new CEO, Freeport (FCX) puts pop on Ichan news, and Transocean (RIG) options point to potential reversal Read Article

Set Your Goals With These 3 World-Class Mining Assets

Andrew Pullar, CEO of The Sentient Group, a private equity fund, offers up some of his best mining investments in this wide-ranging interview Read Article, Inc.’s Upside Is Capped: Here’s Where to Sell or Short AMZN Stock

After a 75% rally, Amazon (AMZN) is ready to feel the effects of gravity. Sell AMZN stock into any further strength. Read Article

The Most Important Index to Watch Today

While the media focuses elsewhere, there is one chart I will be looking at. Read Article

Stocks Hit Resistance as Meltup Continues

Although the markets have seemed to rebound, the Dow is still down 5.1% YTD, the S&P 500 is dealing with resistance and Q3 looks weak. Read Article

Why Twitter Inc (TWTR), United States Steel Corporation (X) and Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Stocks put in a solid day and Twitter Inc (TWTR), United States Steel Corporation (X) and Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) were some of the best. Read Article

Why GoPro Inc (GPRO), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) and Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Hump-day was nothing less than miserable for owners of GoPro (GPRO), Tesla Motors (TSLA) and Adobe Systems (ADBE). Thank the analysts. Read Article