Here's what really gave the Dow a black eye in 2012. But 2013 should be a far better year.
Stocks rise significantly after US lawmakers agree on a deal to avoid some of the tax hikes associated with the fiscal cliff.
The worst performers one year turn into the better performers the next -- at least in theory.
The failure raises more questions about treatments designed to raise good cholesterol levels.
With the help of an imaging agent, the pharma is pursuing what it hopes will be a blockbuster drug.
Look to this pair of underperformers to make a potential positive shift in the new year.
Some pharma stocks could get a shot in the arm as CDC issues early warning.
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The Dow jumps 109 points after rising as many as 191. Oil-price jitters and rising rates trim gains. Those factors and the Fed may weigh on markets Tuesday.
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