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  • The string of weak economic data and the EU crisis have put additional stimulus back on the table, writes Fed whisperer Jon Hilsenrath, and Bernanke may move this month to avoid a shift in policy closer to the November election. Vice Chairwoman Yellen speaks Wednesday night, and the Chairman testifies before Congress on Thursday.  [View news story]
    QE 3 is coming , remember Obama needs to look good for someone some where....and the banks need the money to buy the stock to make the stock go up.... so we'll at least look like we know what were doing........
    Jun 5, 2012. 10:21 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Former President Bill Clinton thinks the U.S. economy is already in a recession and urges Congress to extend all the tax cuts due to expire at the end of the year. "What I think we need to do is find some way to avoid the fiscal cliff, to avoid doing anything that would contract the economy now," Clinton says, "Then deal with what's necessary in the long term debt-reduction plans as soon as they can, which presumably would be after the election."  [View news story]
    Military,,, I've been in the military since high school....Trust me they waste more money than any group out there..... There is no over site on what they do with the money given them...They just ask for more and no one wants to question there spending.... look at those on the front lines defending this country.... there;s 3 times as many sitting on there ass's in the rear collecting a pay check with a much higher rank.....Saying look at me and give me a discount cause I'm in the military..... you all owe me...... I'm a E9 grade that can see this is just a job nothing else.....Stay in , get out it doesn't matter....The CEO's of this company need to justify there running of this company and spending....To the American public.....
    Jun 5, 2012. 09:05 PM | 6 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Starbucks (SBUX +0.5%) says that it will make an announcement at 4:30 EST on a new initiative that will strengthen its core U.S. retail business. Rightly or wrongly, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR -2.4%) headquarters just went to DEFCON 3. [View news story]
    Green mount. needs to put up some little shacks like star buck has done.....dumb ass's
    Jun 4, 2012. 02:41 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Obama administration is telling Japan and other allied countries they must wait (past the election?) before moving forward on plans to buy U.S. natural gas. Several companies are seeking permits to export gas to countries lacking free-trade deals with the U.S., but LNG exports have become a hot-button topic for some lawmakers and environmentalists. (earlier)  [View news story]
    535 worthless bums in the white house , keep this country from moving forward........
    May 30, 2012. 06:47 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • A Booz survey of ~200 auto industry executives finds bullish views abound, as 94% of automaker execs and 92% of auto supplier execs say the sector is somewhat or much better off Y/Y. Profitable growth is seen, with 52% projecting revenue will rise 11% or more, and strong majorities expect Detroit's big three to hold or gain market share next year.  [View news story]
    Not if the sales man for dodge in Utah keep up there underhanded tactics,,,,,,, i will just keep fixen my old ride.........
    May 22, 2012. 09:06 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Nasdaq surges 2.1%, led by a monster move in Apple, +4.5%. The stock has been beaten mercilessly over the past month as the hype in Facebook boiled over. Now the investor choice (among others!) is Facebook at 75X earnings or Apple at 13X.  [View news story]
    Sure APPl is great ,,, any one would choose appl over FB ... But at 600 a sh... come on give me a break, who the hell has that much money,,,, not the investing public......
    May 21, 2012. 09:54 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Thousands of demonstrators are taking advantage of the upcoming NATO summit in Chicago to stage a protest today, chanting mostly about economic issues that have little to do with the summit's topic: The war in Afghanistan and other security issues. President Barack Obama and representatives from some 60 countries are due to arrive soon for the two-day meeting over the weekend.  [View news story]
    Another waste of my tax $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$
    May 18, 2012. 08:22 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Facebook (FB) hasn't begun trading in the U.S. yet, but in Germany, bids of €58.20 ($74) are being placed, according to Bloomberg. That nearly amounts to a doubling from the company's $38 IPO price, and would translate into a market cap north of $200B.  [View news story]
    Whats insane is 600.00 apple
    May 18, 2012. 10:31 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Sirius XM Radio CEO Mel Karmazin reports selling 13.7M shares of stock starting on May 15th. Shares -0.8% AH.  [View news story]
    Lets get the hell out of this stock.....
    May 17, 2012. 06:40 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • General Motors (GM -0.5%) sets the wheels in motion to sell its first vehicle under the historic SS nameplate. The high-performance 2014 Chevrolet SS will sport a V8 engine and arrive in showrooms in late 2013. [View news story]
    SS thats what obama wants , they were feared in WW II Lets bring them to America , we'll need them to collect the tax's from the American people.......
    May 17, 2012. 05:06 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • As expected, Facebook (FB) prices at $38 (top of its range) and will trade Friday, with the highest valuation of any company on record at IPO time. Trading in the stock will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern Time.  [View news story]
    I agree , the stock will be up 50% in no time Best buy some
    May 17, 2012. 05:01 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • A Brazilian judge tosses a lawsuit launched by the country's largest oil workers union which sought to ban Chevron (CVX) and Transocean (RIG) from operating because of an oil spill last year. But there's still the 20B real ($10.9B) federal lawsuit and the 17 CVX and RIG employees caught up in criminal charges over the spill.  [View news story]
    May 7, 2012. 04:48 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Initial Jobless Claims: 365K vs. 378K consensus (prior week revised to 392K from 388K). Continuing claims -53K to 3.27M.  [View news story]
    May 3, 2012. 11:03 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Papa John's Shares Now Pricey After Move [View article]
    I am sick of the taste of PaPa Johns....every pizza tastes the same....Time they got knock down a bit......
    May 2, 2012. 08:03 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Chrysler (FIATY.PK) Apr. U.S. sales: +20% Y/Y to 141,165 vehicles, the best April since 2008. Chrysler brand sales +56%. Jeep +19%, Dodge +2%, Ram Trucks +19%. (PR)  [View news story]
    Can someone help me understand this ????
    Is this percentage of vehicles sold, vehicles that the factory has sold to the dealer or what the dealer has sold to the retail buyer...
    The dealership here has many vehicles but they sure are not moving much at all......
    May 1, 2012. 08:51 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment