NEW YORK (Real Money) -- After what was no doubt a wild weekend in Omaha, it seems only fitting to kick off the week looking at Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.
McDonald's promised the world a grand turnaround plan, and the 23-minute video presentation released Monday morning begins with such promise.
Orders for manufactured goods jumped 2.1% in March, the biggest increase in 8 months, according to the Commerce Department. This is also the first rise in factory orders since August 2014.
It was forward momentum on almost all fronts for Comcast in its first quarter of 2015. Overall revenue increased and profits were up, with the company's cable segment contributing significantly to those results.
... * McDonald's down after revealing turnaround plan. * Berkshire up, gives biggest boost to S&P. * Fracking stocks fall after Einhorn comments.