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  • Fast Money Final Trade  Monday, 9 May 2011 | 5:59 PM ET

    The final word on the trading day and your first trade tomorrow, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders.

  • Pops & Drops  Monday, 9 May 2011 | 5:55 PM ET

    What's poppin' and what's droppin', including a look at Tyson, RIMM, Dollar Thrifty, Delta, Nuance Communications and jet-powered surfboards, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders.

  • Stocks Close Higher on Commodities Rally Monday, 9 May 2011 | 4:46 PM ET

    Stocks closed modestly higher as oil and precious metals staged a strong comeback, sending prices in the energy and materials sectors higher.

  • Stocks Rise Ahead of Close, Led by Energy Monday, 9 May 2011 | 3:55 PM ET

    Stocks held firm gains in the final hour of trading on Monday as a rebound in oil and precious metals pushed energy and materials sectors higher.

  • Stocks Trade Slightly Higher; Energy Gains Monday, 9 May 2011 | 11:47 AM ET

    Stocks traded slightly higher after fluctuating throughout the morning following Standard & Poor's downgraded Greece, reigniting worries about the health of the euro zone.

  • Mexico Takes Aim at a Titan in Telecom Monday, 9 May 2011 | 10:09 AM ET
    Carlos Slim

    In the two decades that Carlos Slim Helú has turned a crumbling Mexican phone monopoly into a continental telecom giant, he has successfully fought off competitors and challenged authorities who wanted to limit his companies’ control. But over the last few weeks, a series of developments is threatening to chip away at Mr. Slim’s dominance. The New York Times reports.

  • Futures Rise Slightly; Commodities Rebound Monday, 9 May 2011 | 9:20 AM ET

    Stock index futures gained ahead of the open on Monday, rising in line with commodities as investors hunt for bargains after last week’s sharp losses for oil and silver in particular.

  • David Bloom's 4 Reasons to Buy the Loonie Monday, 9 May 2011 | 2:26 AM ET

    Following elections that return Stephen Harper to power in Canada last weekend, HSBC is outlining four reasons to buy the Canadian dollar

  • Response to Volatility in Silver Takes Hold Monday, 9 May 2011 | 2:07 AM ET
    Silver bar and coins

    On April 25, half a dozen officials from the CME Group, met via videophone to discuss the eye-popping rise in the price of silver, which had doubled in just six months to about $47 a troy ounce, the New York Times reports.

  • Where’s the Beef, GOP? Friday, 6 May 2011 | 5:28 PM ET

    Are we headed for more political business as usual, where Republicans give up too much and get too little back in the debt-ceiling fight? Today’s papers are loaded with stories on the GOP giving up Paul Ryan’s Medicare-reform package. It’s being called “political reality.”

  • Stocks End Up on Job News, but Off Highs Friday, 6 May 2011 | 5:24 PM ET

    Stocks closed modestly higher amid falling oil prices and a rising dollar as investors were encouraged by a surprisingly strong report on April jobs growth.

  • High Rates in Latin America Attract Bond Investors Friday, 6 May 2011 | 4:40 PM ET
    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Higher interest rates in Latin America are luring bond investors.

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook  Friday, 6 May 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman discusses the week's top business stories, including the massive commodities selloff, retail sales and the killing of Osama bin Laden.

  • Stocks Remain Up Before Close; Kraft Gains Friday, 6 May 2011 | 3:58 PM ET

    Stocks stabilized in the final hour of trading off the highs of the day, but still up nearly half a percent amid falling oil prices and sliding energy stocks, but in the aftermath of a surprisingly strong report on jobs growth in April.

  • Stocks Add to Gains as Energy, Materials Gain Friday, 6 May 2011 | 12:03 PM ET

    Stocks continued to trade at lofty levels, buoyed by news of surprisingly strong job gains in April.

  • Alcatel CEO Sees Wireless Growth Into 2013 Friday, 6 May 2011 | 12:02 PM ET

    North America's continuing love affair with the smartphone and the tablet will power Alcatel-Lucent's sales for at least the next two years, Chief Executive Ben Verwaayen told CNBC Friday.

  • "Debt, Deficits, and the Demise of the American Economy" by Peter J. Tanous and Jeff Cox

    "We are on a collision course with a very bad set of circumstances that ultimately will create a brutal wave of inflation unlike any this country has seen in at least 30 years and possibly longer, writes the author of this new book.

  • Futures Surge After Strong Jobs Report Friday, 6 May 2011 | 9:21 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Friday after steep losses on Thursday, with all eyes on April nonfarm payrolls which is expected to show a slowdown in job creation.

  • Why One Investor Is Ignoring Wall of Worry Friday, 6 May 2011 | 4:26 AM ET

    Dramatic headlines on US debt and fears over a Greek restructuring of debt are not worrying one investor, who tells CNBC investors should be focusing on some good news from China, not on the wall of worry.

  • In Bin Laden’s Compound, SEALs’ All-Star Team Friday, 6 May 2011 | 3:14 AM ET
    The hideout of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin

    There were 79 people on the assault team that killed Osama bin Laden, but in the end, the success of the mission turned on some two dozen men who landed inside the Qaeda leader’s compound, the New York Times reports.