The extended rally for stocks is making everyone feel better – and nobody more than traditional long-only active equity managers. During 2011, it was harder than ever for them to justify their existence. …
Archive for February 11th, 2012
This Weekend’s Barron’s: Patterns Suggest Dow Will Rise ~ Caesars Is a Risky Bet ~ Will Israel Attack? ~ Dana’s Growth Potential
This sneak preview offers highlights from this weekend’s Barron’s. Come back to Barrons.com on Saturday morning.
U.S. stocks make their biggest drop of the year Friday, quitting five weeks of gains for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite, on worries that efforts to keep Greece from defaulting were falling apart.
The stock market slipped slightly this week, but some stocks still soared.
Stocks tend to be most volatile around earnings season, when a good or bad report can make or break it. However, a good or even great earnings report doesn’t necessarily translate into a huge pop for a …