The Best and Worst Mutual Funds at 2013′s Midway Point

The biggest trends so far in 2013 include gains in U.S. and Japanese stocks and pain in emerging markets and gold. These mutual funds benefited -- or suffered -- the most from these trends. More 

May Day! May Day! — Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

Wall Street took "Sell in May and go away" to heart Wednesday with a stock slump following a downbeat ADP hiring report. Facebook also disappointed after the bell. More 

10 Hottest Stocks for Options Traders

Frontrunners Apple (AAPL), Facebook (FB) and Bank of America (BAC) led the way in options trading on the CBOE, while Walgreens (WAG) saw unusually high call option volume. More 

3 Insurance Stocks to Sell Now

The ratings of three Insurance stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a "D" ("sell") or "F" overall ("strong sell"). More 

Boeing Grounds the Dow — Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

Boeing continued to be dogged by issues with its 787 Dreamliners, gun stocks soared and Goldman Sachs kept heading higher Wednesday. More 

CAT’s Warning a Market Hex — Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

Positive economic news spurred markets early, but gains petered out after CAT issued a long-term warning amid a slowing global economy. More 

Retail and Europe Spoil the Day: Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

Continued pressure from economic troubles in Europe, particularly Greece, weighed on the markets, dropping an early rally down for the day. More