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  • Aviation is Among Hottest Sectors for Job Growth Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 11:13 AM ET
    RBC offers a full line of airframe control ball and roller anti-friction bearings to the aerospace industry.

    The RBC plant has nearly 200 workers building and supplying ball bearings to plane makers around the world. Bearings are critical parts in airplanes and their engines. From the flaps on a wing going up or down, to the landing gear moving into place there are scores of bearings in every plane.

  • Futures Pare Some Losses After Jobless Claims Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 8:37 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures shaved some losses Thursday following a better-than-expected jobless claims report.

  • Stocks Log Worst Drop in a Month, S&P Below 1400 Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 4:56 PM ET

    Stocks clawed back from earlier losses Wednesday, but still ended in negative territory for a second day, fueled by disappointment over the Fed's latest minutes and ongoing worries over the euro zone.

  • Futures Remain Lower After Fed Disappoints Wednesday, 4 Apr 2012 | 8:50 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were lower Wednesday despite a better-than-expected ADP jobs report, as investors remained disappointed after the Fed suggested further monetary stimulus was unlikely.

  • Stocks End Off Lows, but Fed QE Hopes Fade Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 4:57 PM ET

    Stocks clawed back from their worst levels but still ended in negative territory Tuesday following the latest Fed meeting minutes that showed policymakers toned down the likelihood for further quantitative easing.

  • Apple Hype Out of Control?  Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money Halftime traders break down the day's major tech headlines, including Barclays placing a downgrade on Netflix and a valuation of $1 trillion for Apple by 2014, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial analyst.

  • Futures Lower After S&P Hits Multi-Year High Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 8:51 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street on Tuesday, as investors seemed to take a breather after the Dow and the S&P 500 touched multi-year highs in the previous session.

  • Apple's Next Stop, $1,000?  Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Apple remains the premiere play on the rise of the mobile internet sector, says Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets, who expects the next 12-18 months to be very exciting for the company.

  • Dow, S&P Post Best Quarter Since 1998 Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:33 PM ET

    Stocks closed mixed in a quiet session Friday, but the Dow and S&P logged their best quarterly gain in almost 14 years. The Nasdaq posted its best quarterly performance since 1991.

  • Gap Up 40% This Year  Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Could Gap's new fashion trends be giving the stock a lift? A look at investors' recent interest in the company and a decision to upgrade the stock to a "buy" rating, with Adrienne Tennant, Janney Capital analyst.

  • Futures Higher on the Last Day of First Quarter Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 9:12 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were higher on the last trading day of the quarter, buoyed by a positive personal income and spending report and after the euro zone agreed to raise its bailout fund.

  • Stocks Erase Losses, Dow Ekes Out a Gain Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 4:19 PM ET

    Stocks finished mixed Thursday, recovering from a 1 percent decline across the board earlier in the session, but gains were limited as investors remained on edge amid ongoing weakness overseas.

  • Get Your Motor Running: HOG  Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 2:15 PM ET

    Harley-Davidson is down a bit today, but it's up 24 percent year-to-date, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Futures Hold Losses After Economic Reports Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 8:35 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures held their losses Thursday following the jobless claims news and final estimates for fourth-quarter 2011 GDP report.

  • A $30,000 Mercedes? Yep, It's Coming Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 6:18 PM ET

    Mercedes plans to offer a $30,000 compact car starting next year to capture the luxury-loving Generation Y, the head of Mercedes Benz US told CNBC.

  • Stocks End Lower on Global Fears; Banks Gain Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 4:57 PM ET

    Stocks eased off their worst levels but still finished lower Wednesday, led by materials and energy, amid worries over weakness overseas.

  • Dow Down 112 at Session Low  Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Materials and energy stocks lead the selloff, with the Fast Money traders. Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities, also explains why he likes the banks.

  • Futures Turn Flat After Durable Goods News Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 9:06 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures turned flat after durable goods orders rose less than expected, but still struggled to hold gains after more dovish talk from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.

  • Is There Still Value Left in Stock Markets? Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012 | 6:23 AM ET

    There is value in stock markets across the board and - this may come as a surprise to some - there has been a bull market since 2009, Chris Tinker, founding partner at Libra Investment Services told CNBC.

  • Stocks End Lower, Led by Banks; Apple Gains Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Stocks dipped into negative territory in the final hour of trading after trading flat for most of the session Tuesday as investors took a breather following a strong market rally fueled by comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.