Several strategists have been stripping Apple out of the equation and recalibrating their earnings expectations for the S&P 500 minus the tech heavyweight. The idea is to create a better sense of the broad market without one company skewing the results.
Two popular casino stocks have had hot hands in 2012, and given their positive earnings and business outlooks, the pair is likely to outperform the S&P 500 once the current correction is over. After a rough five-day slide, stocks stabilized on ...
April 26 (Bloomberg) -- More Standard & Poor's 500 Index companies are paying dividends than at any time since January 2000 after Apple Inc., Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. and six other corporations initiated payouts this year.
The Chicago Board Options Exchange S&P 500 Implied Correlation Index rose 17 percent in 10 trading sessions to 68.14 today, rebounding from a 10-month low and posting the biggest gain since May, data compiled by Bloomberg show.