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Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
The S&P 500 is likely to keep rising sharply and gain more than 30 percent from present-day highs, leading to a potential stock market bubble and subsequent meltdown, Sarasin Bank's chief strategist warned.
This is a link to a Bankrate.com story.
One factor could sour the market's "sweet spot," NYU's Aswath Damodaran says.
TheStreet.com reports its investor predictions for FDA drug approvals in 2013: Bad news for Arena Pharmaceuticals, Delcath Systems and Aveo Pharmaceuticals, but Sarepta Therapeutics and Ziopharm are among the winners.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
General Electric has made tremendous progress over the past few years and the increase in the company's share price has led to a downgrade by Nomura Securities analyst.
Goldman Sachs analysts see a robust near-term outlook for commodities and their picks in the sector include oil and copper.
The brightening U.S. economy is lifting the dollar, but this expert says certain dollar trades will do better than others. Hint: look for central bank stimulus.
I was off yesterday, but much of the modest optimism I saw in my emails seemed predicated on the idea that a budget deal was imminent.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide drew short-term bullish option trades yesterda after announcing global expansion plans.
The most important number for COMEX gold is $1,540 an ounce. This has determined the precious metal's course in the past and could do so going forward.
Expect a correction by the second quarter of 2013, Barry Knapp of Barclays says.
The airline business is finally a profitable one because the carriers have brought down their capacity. They've done it by stripping out flights and replacing larger planes on many routes with smaller regional jets.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Facebook shares are lagging their social media peers this year. But one former bear expects the stock to rise longer term.
Although crude dipped on disappointing data from China on Monday, some market pros think it could soon push higher.
Last week, Navistar shares surged 46 percent, but while Wall Street has been bullish, options trading has been less optimistic.
CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching Tuesday.
Following the recent jump in Best Buy's stock price, Piper Jaffray upgraded the company's shares to "overweight" in a report that de-emphasized "showrooming" as a threat to the consumer electronics retailer.