Without SEC protection, market makers and specialists could lose their cut from every trade, causing spreads and transaction costs to collapse.
Investors have plenty of reasons to take Tesla profits off the table, but the fear of Tesla cars catching fire isn't one of them.
Traders can still profit from biotech and drug stocks even after shares have been decimated.
Energy prices are the biggest influence on inflation, which explains why gold prices aren't going up.
An investor can use market fear to their advantage by waiting until the dust settles and enough weak hands have thrown in the towel. Here's how.
Have you performed your due diligence on Tesla? You know the hedge funds that are short-selling shares have.
Tesla stock is a bubble that will crush a lot of believers who don't understand the difference between the price of stock and the value of a company.
Brilliant is a strong adjective, but how else can you describe a CEO who will likely deliver a loss in the best retail quarter of the year?
What's expedient for Carl Icahn may not be in your best interest.
Here's what Starbucks needs to understand in order to smooth over relations with China and Chinese customers.
For AT&T investors, the deal to exclusively offer Nokia's Lumia 1520 may result in much greater profit.
Two Navy personnel were charged with conspiracy to commit bribery in one of the largest alleged fraud cases in years and a stain on Navy's history.
Google's revenue driver is its advertising network. It's right there in front of everyone, including the executives at Yahoo! and Microsoft.
The market is pricing an incredibly small premium for Yahoo!'s own properties, and that makes Yahoo! a strong buy.
When your company is losing money, having cash in the bank only delays the inevitable.
Chances are federal and states agencies have already examined Herbalife's business and decided the business passes muster.
BlackBerry isn't the first to forget Wall Street's golden rule of "buy the rumor, sell the news."
A billion dollars gets you a meeting with Tim Cook, but you won't find your name among the guest list for the top 20 largest investors with only a billion.
If you're thinking the newly announced Chinese solar related tax credits will save the companies, you may be partially correct.
The numbers -- and shortages -- reported for Apple's 5S phone should quash all investor distress.
Insurance companies will no longer have to compete on price based on coverage limits.
Braintree Payment Solutions agreed to be acquired by eBay unit PayPal for $800 million.
Issuing more shares is a red flag.
With six new Windows-based Nokia smartphones, Microsoft Windows' mobile software could turn into a revenue source, not unlike Apple's.
It's Dimon's fiduciary duty to look after shareholders, not JPMorgan's employees
Your greatest edge is your ability to limit investments to industries you already understand. So consider Microsoft, Ford and Corning.
Investors should expect more downgrades of the cruise company.
JPMorgan and other big banks face harsh government penalties. Here's what bank investors can do.
The Affordable Care Act will implode on its own when employees and employers realize they are receiving much smaller paychecks.
The only reason to justify not buying Apple stock right now is believing you're smarter than the legendary investor.
Amazon, Sears and mom-and-pop shops working out online retail kinks while eBay lurks nearby ready to slip past the fray.
We once feared an ice age. Could the latest IPCC report start the end of our global-warming fears?
Robert Weinstein thinks the situation is dire but shareholders should demand more than $9.
BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins decides now is the time to pull the plug on smartphones.
Coal stock investors gave a collective yawn at the EPA's announcement today.
Shares of gold miners received a boost from the Fed announcement, but that won't be enough to improve their long-term fortunes.
Shareholders would be on the hook, while the wrongdoers and their supervisors would walk away with little or no punishment.
If you think Microsoft can't become exciting, think again.
The road to energy independence comes from natural gas displacing diesel and gasoline motor fuels.
It was government-controlled entities that distorted the market and set the table for banks to fail.
Dividend-paying stocks generally outperform stocks that don't pay dividends. Here are two that should outperform and pay you to own them.
Selling at Wal-Mart is absolutely the best move for Apple.
Everything's relative. Whether buying low or selling high -- it's just all in good timing.
Now you have your own personal lawn care and house cleaner in robot form.
Big banks have room to grow.
Before making any move, make sure you know what to expect when these companies report next week.
Walter Energy is moving higher despite lower coal prices and Vale's prospects are improving fast.
Zynga's new chief is making all the right moves, and the white dog could run much higher.
Betting BlackBerry will go private and receive much beyond $12 is a high-risk game.
Bill Ackman's departure from the board won't change how often J.C. Penney's cash registers ring.