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Options 101: Use Volatility to Your Advantage

Volatility doesn't necessarily always mean downside--though if you're not careful, it can. Learn about how to manage volatility in your options trading. More 

Healthcare Stocks Heat Up — Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

A change in reimbursement rates for Medicare Advantage helped propel healthcare stocks Tuesday. That, coupled with positive economic data, pushed the major indices higher. More 

The Rare Earth Metal Meltdown in Molycorp

Molycorp's plunge since 2011 has resembled something you'd see at an amusement park, but there's nothing fun about the fate that has befallen this rare earth stock. More 

Data Drives the Rally — Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

Investors got a double good-news whammy on the housing and manufacturing fronts, though homebuilders didn't join in the market's broad-based gains. More 

Retail Keeps Rally Going — Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

The markets rallied broadly but minimally as the Commerce Department reported a better-than-hoped 1.1% gain in retail sales last month. More 

Dow Reaches New Heights — Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

The Dow Jones Industrial Average set an all time high at 14253.77, and the S&P 500 and Nasdaq also put up solid gains. More 

S&P 500? More Like 1,500! — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

The S&P 500 grazed the 1,500 mark Thursday for the first time since 2007, but Apple shareholders weren't among those celebrating. More