If there were any doubts that AT&T’s appetite was waning for a Vodafone takeover bid, the American telecommunications giant’s latest potential stock buyback might erase them. AT&T said on Monday that its board had authorized the …
Stocks have scored decent gains this year, with the S&P 500 minting 19 records to date. That has prompted some market participants to call for the S&P to hit 2,000 in 2014. But it\’s just when investors start to feel complacent that they …
U.S. stocks rose for the fifth consecutive day Wednesday as investors went on a late buying spree. The gains came after news that the Federal Reserve plans to start reducing its huge portfolio of bonds. The Standard & Poor's 500 index …
After a mostly one-way trade higher for weeks, Tuesdays' dramatic stock market reversal signals the potential for more choppy trading ahead. The Dow rocketed 283 points Tuesday, before erasing those gains and heading down 100 points. …
Companies in the U.S. have been criticized for using corporate money to repurchase shares rather than for growth by investing in research and development. In fact, share repurchases in 2013 topped $750 billion as the year ended, and …
Even after investors pulled a record $30.6 billion from stock funds last week, a contrarian sentiment indicator with a solid track record continues to send a sell signal because investors are still just too bullish. Bank of America Merrill Lynch's …
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Corporate stock buybacks are suddenly taking a lot of long overdue criticism. Unfortunately, they are being attacked for the wrong reason. The critics believe that these buybacks are launched to line the pockets of a self-serving top …
Stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday after the previous session's tepid gains, with futures for the S&P 500 down 0.2 percent, Dow Jones futures down 0.3 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures down 0.4 …
HOUSTON — The CEO of financially struggling Harvest Natural Resources Inc. said the company’s surge in stock value last week could signal interest from a potential buyer. Shares of Houston-based Harvest, which faces a “severe liquidity …