If you're feeling good about the market, you're not alone. Take my hand as we go over some of this week's more uplifting headlines.
My friend swears he's learned his lesson.
Stupidity is contagious. It gets us all from time to time. Even respectable companies can catch it. As I do every week, let's take a look at five dumb financial events this week that may make your head spin.
My dear colleague Rick Munarriz has been busy lately uncovering evidence of a trend that will soon change the way we watch television. But I think you missed the actual trend, Rick.
I am a Fool.
Wednesday evening marked the unofficial kick-off to earnings season, as Alcoa (NYSE: AA) reported its second-quarter results. While the aluminum producer gave the season a positive send-off (or "less negative," if we're frank), I'm not sure investors will find much cause for celebration as the results come in.
Los Angeles, July 11: A Los Angeles court on Friday postponed the custody hearing for late Michael Jackson's three children from July 13 to July 20, according to media reports.
Lately, trying to find good dividend stocks has been like walking in a minefield. You never know when the next dividend blowup is going to do some serious damage to your portfolio.
Hey there, Fools. I've summoned our Motley Fool CAPS community once again to highlight a few of Thursday's biggest winners among the stocks with a top rating of four or five stars.
I don't need to tell you that the economy is still in a funk, and that many of the companies in your own portfolio are struggling these days.