Materials Stocks: One to Buy, One to Sell

Material stocks are seriously underperforming the S&P 500 in 2013. Here's one stock to buy on hopes of a comeback and one to dump in the downtrodden sector. More 

Coal Stocks Are Back

Things were looking grim for coal stocks until natural gas prices picked up. Now, after BTU's surprise earnings beat, coal stocks could get hot again. More 

Apple Earnings Beat the Street: Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

Earnings news sent markets to a mixed close, though the Dow nosed out another all-time high. After the bell, an Apple earnings beat had AAPL headed higher. More 

PCLN Leads Stocks Higher: Monday’s IP Market Recap

America's major indices moved higher Monday, with analyst upgrades doing some moving at the single-stock level. After the bell, Alcoa announced a slight beat. More 

Halftime for the S&P 500 — 3 Best and Worst Stocks

The S&P 500 saw a 17% rise during the first half of 2013 before giving back some gains. It's still up 10% -- here are its notable performers, both good and bad. More 

Could Coal Stocks Be Making a Comeback?

Coal stocks have struggled amid soft demand, but recent upbeat guidance signals that the worst may be over ... and that for investors, it may be time to buy. More 

Bull Market? Not for Mining Stocks

Mining stocks have missed the boat on the rally in the broader market due to concerns about China's economy. Does this make mining shares a value, or is there still danger in this group? More