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US stocks edge higher in quiet trading

Thursday, 25 December 2014 05:16
U.S. stocks edged higher Friday morning in relatively quiet trading a day after Christmas. Falling oil and natural gas prices helped bolster expectations for stronger consumer spending heading into next year. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average rose 46 points, or 0.3 percent, to 18,076 as of 11:27 a.m. Eastern time. The Standard & Poor's 500 gained eight points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,090.
Plunging Energy Prices Slow Development of Tuscaloosa Marine Shale
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 06:50
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Plunging crude prices are not only hitting energy producers, but also high-cost oil- and gas-producing regions such as the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale, or TMS, in the southeastern U.S. During the last few years, TMS, which is located beneath parts of Mississippi and Louisiana and which could hold about 7 billion barrels of oil reserves, has risen as the last major untapped shale oil-producing region of the U.S.
Plunging Engery Prices Slow Development of Tuscaloosa Marine Shale
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 03:28
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Plunging crude prices are not only hitting energy producers, but also high-cost oil- and gas-producing regions such as the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale, or TMS, in the southeastern U.S. During the last few years, TMS, which is located beneath parts of Mississippi and Louisiana and which could hold about 7 billion barrels of oil reserves, has risen as the last major untapped shale oil-producing region of the U.S.
Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Here Are 10 Stocks to Buy on Strong GDP Data
Monday, 22 December 2014 12:28
Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Most government statistics don't mean a thing to the stock market, Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers Tuesday. But when you get a gross domestic product number as robust as we received today, well, that's hard to ignore.
US IPO Weekly Recap: Record 2014 IPO market finishes with a $2 billion cancer biotech
Thursday, 18 December 2014 13:00
Four companies went public in the past week and brought the final IPO count of 2014 up to 275 deals that raised $85 billion, making it the most active year for the IPO market since 2000. The year's record biotech boom was capped by Juno Therapeutics (+46%), the largest biotech IPO in at least 15 years. Online lender On Deck Capital (+21%) also raised investor interest in a week that saw each IPO end above…
Genetic Analysis Reveals the U.S. is Truly a Melting Pot
Thursday, 18 December 2014 11:18
« Aspirin May Help Prevent Skin Cancer By Carl Engelking | December 19, 2014 3:10 pm The United States is often described as a cultural melting pot. The degree to which that’s true socially can be debated – and, at least as regards to race, it has been debated lots lately. But another way to look at that question could be to examine the mixing in Americans’ genetic ancestry.
In A Banner Year For IPOs, Which 2014 Debuts Are Worth Buying?
Tuesday, 16 December 2014 05:49
Diplomat Pharmacy's October IPO. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)2014 saw the most IPOs in the U.S. in any year since 2000, which is not surprising given that many stock indices set record highs this year. On average, recent IPOs have not been good long-run investments, as my research has shown. Not all IPOs are the same, however, and the underperformance in the three years after the IPO has been concentrated in companies going public with less than…
Week ahead: The 2014 IPO market's final round with 6 IPOs planned for the week of Dec 15
Sunday, 14 December 2014 03:06
Six deals are on the IPO calendar looking to raise a combined $1.0 billion during the week of December 15, 2014. Half of the deals are biotech IPOs, including the largest of the year by market cap (Juno Therapeutics; $1.5 billion). Following last week's surge of six technology IPOs, none are on the calendar this week. However, OnDeck Capital ( ONDK ) is closely related to one of last week's best performing tech IPOs, LendingClub…
Cramer: Consumers glow trumps oil low
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 11:21
In Cramer's perspective, there were various signals that indicated that the consumer is winning this battle. He outlined the six signs of a strong consumer: No. 1:American Express announced that Cyber Monday was the best day ever for card spending. This is good news on the tail of reports that Black Friday was disappointing this year. No. 2: Many businesses shared the positive news that things are going well for them and they are improving.
Cramer's 6 signs that consumer glow trumps oil
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 11:11
There is a battle going on right now on the stock exchange floor. It is a battle between the consumer benefiting from the cheap-gasoline stimulus plan and the overstretched oil companies threatening the U.S. economic recovery. Jim Cramer's got his money on the consumer. "The cheap-gasoline fueled consumer might be able to repel any weakness that the producers of oil in this country may cause it," the "Mad Money" host added.
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