Toy maker Mattel's earnings disappoint investors as a drop in Barbie sales cuts into revenue.
Intel is up nearly 3% so far this year, unlike its brethren on the Nasdaq. Looks like the chip maker's focus on tablets and cloud computing is starting to pay off.
Johnson & Johnson showed strong growth, especially in pharmaceuticals, while its less-mature biotechnology cousins take a beating.
H&R Block loves April 15. But shares are rallying Friday because it is selling its bank to BOFI, an online financial firm. BOFI shares were up too. And don't forget to do your taxes!
Home retailer Bed Bath & Beyond had a stellar run in 2013, rising almost 45%. But its tumbling share price so far this year reminds investors that momentum stocks can't go up forever.
Intuitive Surgical, maker of the da Vinci robot surgeon, warned that sales would be weak and the stock tanked. But the company recently hit a 52-week high after the FDA approved its latest product.
While the popular technology stocks in the Nasdaq have taken a beating lately , investors are happy to chow down on Kraft. There's nothing cheesy about its big dividend yield.
The Nasdaq has been hit hard lately. But after a nearly 40% pop in 2013, a real correction for tech and other momentum stocks may still be needed.
The latest jobs report confirms that the economy is still stuck in a painfully sluggish recovery that began in 2010. It's low and slow. Just like cooking meat on a barbecue.