Mega pharma deal boosts biotech shares, but pharma shares trade mixes

The biggest marriage in the drug industry’s history hasn’t provided the type of booster shot to shares of deal participants Pfizer and Allergan, nor has the merger provided a major

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Stocks’ win streak hits six weeks

Stocks ended mostly higher Friday and bond yields spiked after a robust October jobs report increased the odds that the Federal Reserve will finally pull the trigger and raise interest

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Stocks mostly higher as rally rolls on

Stocks are basically higher Friday as the post-correction rally rolls on amid signs U.S. companies will top low third-quarter earnings estimates and the growing belief the Federal Reserve will hold

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Wall Street to give Fed minutes a once-over

The Federal Reserve’s September meeting was notable for what the Fed did not do: raise interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade, a decision that at the

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SEC accuses NY trading firm of “spoofing”

A New York trading firm and its co-founder have agreed to a more than $1 million Securities and Exchange Commission settlement over profiting from alleged financial market manipulation known as

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Ralph Lauren shares soar as founder steps aside

Shares of Ralph Lauren (RL) soared in Wednesday morning trading, the day after the fashion industry icon announced he was giving up the CEO title at the company that bears

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Stocks end mixed: Nasdaq deeper in red for 2015

Stocks ended the week on a mixed note despite a big early rally Friday off Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s comments about a potential rate hike. The Dow Jones industrial

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Nasdaq turns red for 2015; Dow off 77 points

Stocks climbed out of a deep dive Thursday, but the Nasdaq slid into negative territory for the calendar year as stocks posted their third straight down day. The blue-chip Dow

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Tim Cook: Apple is killing it in China

At $116, Apple stock may not be the same buying opportunity it was in late August when shares traded close to $100, but about $19 below its all-time high, and

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Buying Google stocks is a good idea

Google stock has delivered massive gains for investors over the long term, and our contributors believe the online search giant still offers big upside potential. Google stock has delivered massively

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