Archive for February 20th, 2012

Five ETFs George Washington Probably Would Have Liked

February 20, 2012

After a strong close to last week–the Dow jumped by more than 150 points in the last two sessions–U.S. stock markets will have to wait until Tuesday to try to continue the positive momentum. Major exchanges …

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Which Stocks Look Ready to Pop and Drop with Earnings This Week?

February 20, 2012

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 …

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Oil surges above $105 a barrel

February 20, 2012

U.S. benchmark crude-oil futures jump, tracking gains for stocks after moves by China to ease monetary policy buoy investor sentiment, while ongoing geopolitical tensions also lend support.

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