Wall Street Wants Office Supplies — Tuesday’s IP Market Recap

OfficeMax, Office Depot soared on a potential merger Tuesday, and Staples came along for the ride to help lead a strong day for the broader markets. More 

Office Depot, OfficeMax in Talks to Merge

A Wall Street Journal report that Office Max and Office Depot are discussing a possible merger sent shares of both retailers soaring in Tuesday trading. More 

5 Specialty Retail Stocks to Buy Now

Five Specialty Retail stocks are moving up in their overall rating this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these is graded an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy"). More 

Dow Delivers Despite Iffy Earnings — Tuesday’s Market Recap

The Dow Jones powered ahead Tuesday despite some less-than-splendid earnings from Verizon and Johnson & Johnson. Also, Google impressed after hours. More 

Data Takes the Wheel — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Solid economic reports on the housing and unemployment front moved market ahead broadly on the day with all three indexes posting gains More 

Stocks Gain on Jobs, Homes — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Markets managed to move up after a mixed start as the showdown over Plan B moved forward and economic news came in better than expected. More 

Put on Your Rally Caps! — Monday’s IP Market Recap

Shares of Apple surged up over 6% on the day, and combined with optimism over the fiscal cliff discussions and housing news, markets rose broadly on the day More