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CNBC's Kate Kelly has the story on huge losses at John Paulson's hedge fund, and funds that are reaping big returns on market volatility.
With stocks having declined sharply, the "Fast Money" traders debate whether it's a good idea to look at the technology space.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg & Amanda Drury with a look at market fear in the U.S. and Europe, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities, and CNBC's Brian Shactman with a wrap up of today's dramatic market finish.
Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities, with a play on the cash-rich tech giant.
Is it time to short oil and copper as macro worries spread? Independent trader Dan Dicker has the call.
Ultimately the debt ceiling debate may have done little else than give investors a respite from all the other things bedeviling the markets, worries that returned Monday with more bad news.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on buying opportunities in the market and a trade on the Swiss franc, with Rebecca Patterson, JPMorgan Asset Management.
Drought, demand and debt are taking their toll on crop prices. A play on agriculture volatility , with Matthew Pierce, GrainAnalyst.com.
A play on the comeback in natural gas, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities.
Risk-off sentiment is easing, but the European debt crisis is not even close to being solved. Here's how to trade the new mood.
How to cash in on Alcoa's Q2 earnings, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on a Chinese iPhone; unusual activity in Apple options, and stocks set to pop today. Also, Dan Dicker, MercBloc breaks down the numbers in oil's overnight rally.
Gold and oil are surging today on a raised forecast for next year. Weighing in on commodities action from the trading pits, with Anthony Neglia, Tower Trading of New York City president.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the crop report and the dramatic drop in grain futures.
A currency trade on the Greek austerity vote, with Rebecca Patterson, JPMorgan Private Bank. Also, the Fast Money traders with stocks that pop.
The best currency trade now pits the dollar against the euro, with Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management CEO.
Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains put options, which are contracts you purchase if you think a stock will go down in the near future.
Put options are essentially bets that a stock will go down, but they can also be used by investors to hedge their portfolio against a downward move in stock price. Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains.
By putting less money on the table to magnify profits, call options can have the same effect as investing with borrowed money, which is known as using leverage. CNBC explains.
Put-Call parity demonstrates the relationship between shorts, puts, calls, and bonds. The proper combination of each can yield equal payouts. Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains.