Stocks are mixed, with the S&P barely clinging to gains, the Nasdaq weighed on by a post-earnings decline in Apple, and the Dow dragged on by the under-performance of AT&T and P&G.
Brisk business at home is overcoming slack results abroad for several big-name domestic corporations.
Markets are set for a higher open as investors await more earnings, data.
The sector's 'Four Horsemen' are up on Kimberly-Clark's earnings, but how long can that last? Investors should be careful.
Does this aging technology company have anything to offer to shareholders?
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund buys Apple, sells Procter & Gamble.
After months of denial, investors awake to the reality of slower growth, lower earnings and unresolved problems.
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After enjoying a smooth rise in stock prices since May, investors are about to be hit with another bout of volatility.
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