A government shutdown and debt default loom as Democrats and Republicans continue to battle over money. The fighting could affect markets next week.
Shares are hitting 52-week highs as Nike investors applaud the first-quarter earnings report.
The stock has risen nearly 40% this year despite brutal economic conditions in the all-important markets of Europe and China. Is the price too high?
Chinese manufacturing and Angela Merkel's victory at the polls leave US stock futures little changed.
Stocks sell off after the House votes to defund Obamacare, setting up a showdown between Senate Democrats and the Obama administration.
The bad news about its sheer yoga pants continues, meaning investors should steer clear of the trendy apparel maker.
Shares of the yoga apparel maker are down Thursday after the company's earnings report. Should investors run for the hills, or get in now?
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