Walter Energy: The Next Coal Casualty?

Walter Energy is stuck between a rock and a hard place -- specifically, a big load of high-interest debt and a crummy coal market. More 

May Insider Report: Buying Points to Coal Opportunity

A look at insider trading for the month of May points to a couple of potential potholes, as well as a buying opportunity in the coal sector. More 

Manufacturing Mires the Market — Monday’s IP Market Recap

All major indices ended in the red on Monday -- the first day of Q2 -- in the wake of weaker-than-expected U.S. manufacturing data. Tech stocks in particular took a drubbing. More 

13 Must-See Charts for April

The stock market has been going up for months, but there still is an abundance of fresh trading ideas as we move into April -- especially in these sectors. More 

Hess the Latest Target of Increasingly Energy-Focused Activist Investors

Shareholder activism is booming in the energy sector -- just ask once-integrated energy firm Hess. Plus, the trend could mean solid returns for investors. More 

10 Top Stock Charts to Watch in March

Instead of waiting for a new high in the major indices, look to the technology, materials and retail sectors for trading opportunities. 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