Molycorp as a Buyout Target? Don’t Laugh.

While some might chuckle at suggestions that Molycorp could be a buyout candidate, it's not all that unthinkable. But that doesn't mean you should buy MCP. More 

Debt Ceiling Worries Cap Stocks — Monday’s IP Market Recap

Stocks were broadly weighed down Monday by debt ceiling concerns and timidity over Q4 earnings, though Amazon, Trulia and Zillow were among a few stocks headed north. More 

S&P 500 Ends Its Streak — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

The markets ended in the red for the day in the wake of Boehner's fiscal cliff remarks, and in the face of strong retail sales and a sharp slide in jobless claims. More 

Dow Shrugs Off Italian Shakeup — Monday’s IP Market Recap

The Dow got a boost Monday as Hewlett-Packard was jolted by possible Icahn interest and McDonald's posted strong same-store sales growth. More 

6 Short Cover Rallies to Avoid at All Costs

A number of well-known stocks have recently made hot runs that are partially the product of short covering. Avoid them before they catch you on the downside. More 

Stocks at New Highs, New Lows for 11/13

Get the scoop on today's big moves. See which stock hit a new 52-week high, and one that found a new 52-week low. More 

10 Worst “Strong Sell” Stocks This Week — APKT RIMM ACI and more

This week, these ten stocks have the worst year-to-date performance. Each of these also rates an "F" ("strong sell") on Portfolio Grader. Since the beginning of the year, the Nasdaq is up 14.2%, the Dow is up 7.2%, and the S&P is up 12.3%. More