Stock Market Today

Market Celebrates Today … But Don’t Overlook Yesterday

U.S. markets are up higher with a relief rally but looking at the market's performance in Q4 provides a healthy dose of context. More 

What the Fiscal Cliff Means for Stock Traders

If the market is only following the fiscal cliff, what is the significance of charts or fundamentals? More 

Use Options to Play Priceline on the Cheap

Option-spread trades can generate sizable returns without having to buy this pricey stock outright. More 

4 Tips for Surviving Market Corrections

Stay away -- or at least make smaller bets, be selective and sell quickly on any uptick. More 

Don’t Get Sucker-Punched by This Rally

Stocks have ample reason to get clobbered considering the formidable risks that remain. This summer is far from being out of harm's way. More 

The New Cracks in Sovereign Debt

European electoral changes have dramatically altered risk sentiment in global markets. More 

5 Stocks to Sell in May

These stocks have shrinking margins, bleak revenue outlooks, face increased competition and could be affected by a cautious consumer as well. More