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  • Stocks Log Worst Week in 2012; FB Closes Flat Friday, 18 May 2012 | 5:13 PM ET

    Stocks closed near session lows Friday, with all three major averages posting their worst weekly drop this year, as investors were cautious ahead of the weekend amid fears over the euro zone and euphoria over Facebook's trading debut fizzled.

  • Futures Edge Higher Ahead of Facebook Debut Friday, 18 May 2012 | 8:52 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were higher Friday, struggling to recover from a string of recent declines, and ahead of Facebook's widely-anticipated trading debut later this morning.

  • Dow, S&P Down for 5th Day on Greece Worries Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 4:52 PM ET

    Stocks extended their losses in the final hour of trading to close near lows Thursday, after Fitch took negative action on Greece's ratings and following several disappointing economic reports.

  • Facebook: Venture Investing     Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Discussing the hype around Facebook's upcoming initial public offering, with Bill Gurley, Benchmark Capital; Tom Forte, Telsey Advisory Group; and the FMHR traders.

  • Futures Flat Amid EU Worries, Jobless Claims Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 9:18 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were trading flat in a choppy pre-market session Thursday following a report that jobless claims were unchanged last week and amid ongoing worries over the euro zone debt crisis.

  • Dow, S&P End Lower for 4th Day on Greece Woes Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 5:13 PM ET

    Stocks logged another decline in choppy trading Wednesday following the Fed's meeting minutes and after conflicting reports suggesting the ECB could halt monetary operations to certain Greek banks, reigniting jitters over the debt-ridden nation.

  • Ira Sohn Conference: Einhorn's Top Stocks?     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Anticipating David Einhorn's top investment picks from the Ira Sohn Investment Conference in New York City and sharing their trades on PepsiCo, precious metals and more, with the FMHR crew. Rich Ilczyszyn, iiTrader.com, weighs in.

  • Stocks Post Loss on Greece, S&P at 3-Month Low Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 5:16 PM ET

    Stocks faded in the final hour of trading Tuesday to finish lower following news that Greek depositors withdrew 700 million euros from the nation's banking system and after Greece's leaders failed to agree on a coalition government.

  • JPMorgan: Buy, Sell or Hold?     Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson discusses details from today's JPMorgan's shareholder meeting. The FMHR traders weigh in on how to trade financials, with Scott Nations, NationsShares CIO.

  • Futures Turn Lower as Greece Fails to Reach Deal Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 9:13 AM ET

    US stock index futures erased their gains to turn negative Tuesday after Greek party leaders failed to agree on a coalition government, trumping earlier euphoria over a batch of better-than-expected economic news.

  • Yahoo Center

    Scott Thompson was hired as Yahoo CEO—the embattled company's fourth in five years—for his record as an executive, not the degrees on his resume. But the fabrication was costly, the Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Dow Logs Worst Week of 2012; JPMorgan Skids Friday, 11 May 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    Stocks faded in the final hour of trading to close mixed Friday, with major indexes logging a second weekly decline, pressured by news of JPMorgan's trading loss and amid ongoing worries over the euro zone.

  • Senator Carl Levin on JPMorgan     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Senator Carl Levin, (D-MI), a co-author of the Volcker Rule, discusses his understanding of JPMorgan's $2 billion trading loss, with CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Futures Drop as Banks Brace for JPMorgan Fallout Friday, 11 May 2012 | 8:52 AM ET

    Stock index futures tumbled Friday as investors digested the news of JPMorgan Chase’s $2 billion trading loss as a result of a failed hedging strategy.

  • Dow Snaps 6-Day Losing Streak; Cisco Skids 10% Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 4:47 PM ET

    Stocks faded in the final minutes of trading to close mixed Thursday, but the Dow still managed to snap a six-day losing streak. Still, investors continued to be cautious amid ongoing uncertainty in the euro zone and techs dragged following Cisco's disappointing outlook.

  • Seeking Value in Tech     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Discussing where value exists in the tech sector, with Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital; Joel Greenblatt, Gotham Capital; Pete Najarian, TradeMonster.com; and CNBC's Scott Wapner.

  • Futures Hold Gains After Jobless Claims Report Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 9:10 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures advanced Thursday, following the weekly jobless claims report that came in slightly better than expected, but investors continued to worry over the ongoing euro zone debt crisis.

  • Dow Posts 6-Day Decline as EU Worries Linger Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    Stocks ended off their worst levels Wednesday following news that Greece will receive another bailout payment, but still closed in negative territory amid lingering concerns over the rest of the euro zone.

  • Volatility Reigns on Macro Worries     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    The S&P 500 is bouncing back from session lows, but still down for the day, and concerns over the euro zone continue. Sharing perspective on the markets, with Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital founder; Pierre Lagrange, GLG Partners co-founder; Pete Najarian, TradeMonster.com co-founder; and CNBC's Scott Wapner.

  • Futures Tumble Amid Ongoing EU Concerns Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 9:26 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a weaker open for Wall Street Wednesday, tracking stocks in Europe lower with Spanish banks sharply down over fears that they will be forced to raise a further 35 billion euros ($45 billion) to cover losses on their property assets.