Surprise No. 9: The big market winners and losers of 2013.
- The winners: Ford (F) and Altisource Asset Management (AAMC).
- The losers: XLF, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and asset managers.
Microsoft CMO Chris Capossela said the tech giant is focused on other things besides being 'the cool kid.'
Budget cuts could often prove painful.
Before its current dominance, Netflix was spurned by Blockbuster, withdrew its first attempt for an IPO and navigated years of unprofitability. Along the way, its stock has increased almost 150-fold.
The S&P 500 stretches its gains into day four, its longest streak since mid-February.