Here's what really gave the Dow a black eye in 2012. But 2013 should be a far better year.
Stocks are higher with the Dow narrowly underperforming the Nasdaq and S&P after Wednesday's big run-up.
The worst performers one year turn into the better performers the next -- at least in theory.
Qualcomm eyes the future of wireless communication, Coinstar takes on Netflix, while FedEx, Bed Bath & Beyond, and FactSet are set to report earnings.
The Redbox venture is entering an already crowded space.
The company behind the ubiquitous DVD rental kiosks is launching a streaming-video service later this month -- a clear attempt to dig into its rival's market share.
Here are 3 of Bank of America's recommended plays for next year.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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