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 

Apple Just Can’t Please — Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

Apple stock was being hit hard in postmarket trading Wednesday despite a record earnings report. However, Netflix was setting off fireworks. More 

S&P Hits Five-Year High — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Positive earnings news, big corporate headlines and solid China exports helped move markets north and launched the S&P to five-year highs. More