• Futures Shave Gains After Jobless Claims, GDP Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 8:41 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pared their early Thursday following a pair of weak jobs data and after news the economy grew at a slower pace than expected.

  • Morgan Stanley Chief Defends Facebook Role Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 3:42 AM ET

    James Gorman, Morgan Stanley chief executive, has defended his bank’s performance as lead underwriter on Facebook’s public offering, despite waves of criticism from investors and a potential legal review of the deal’s marketing, the Financial Times reports.

  • European Shares to Open Lower as Spain Fears Grow Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 1:34 AM ET

    European shares were called to open lower on Thursday as fears that Spain may not be able to rescue its own banks without the aid of an international bailout sparked fears of further crisis within the euro zone and brought the euro to a 2-year low versus the dollar.

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    The Dow continues to have a choppy May, Kayak delays its IPO, U.S. Treasury yield hits record low, TiVO goes into the red, Lionsgate reports a loss and Virgin Galactic gets the go ahead for a test flight.

  • Jobs-related data Thursday will serve as a warm-up for the market's big event — Friday's jobs report. Plus, Europe is increasingly worrying the market.

  • What if Facebook Traded at Apple’s Multiple? Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 7:14 PM ET

    Where would Facebook trade if it had the same valuation as Apple - or as Google?

  • Cramer: 3 Stocks to Avoid Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 6:10 PM ET

    Rather than invest in these three stocks, Cramer has some alternatives.

  • LinkedIn on Facebook: 'We Were Here First' Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 5:53 PM ET

    Comparisons between LinkedIn and Facebook were an underlying current throughout a conversation with LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, founder Reid Hoffman and Kra Swisher at the All Things D conference.

  • Stocks to Watch: TIVO, LGF, FB & More Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 4:33 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:

  • Stocks Close Lower on EU Fears; FB Near $28 Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 4:33 PM ET

    Stocks finished sharply lower Wednesday, wiping out all of the previous session's gains, as growing worries over rising bond yields in Spain and Italy and fears over Greece's possible euro zone exit kept investors on edge.

  • Zoltar Speaks: What the Internet Tells Us About Jobs Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 4:03 PM ET

    It’s that time again — Big Jobs Friday. Of course, we turn to the great Zoltar Fortune Telling Machine of the economy — the Internet — to read the cards.

  • Ahead of Friday's Jobs Report  Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 3:36 PM ET

    Checking on the U.S. markets ahead of the jobs numbers on Friday, with Todd Schoenberger, BlackBay Group and Anthony Chan, JPMorgan Private Bank.

  • Wasting Time Is New Divide in Digital Era Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 1:57 PM ET
    Child on iPhone

    Accessible technology has meant that children in poorer families are spending considerably more time than those from more well-off families playing games and connecting on gadgets, The New York Times reports.

  • Zuckerberg Tumbles from Top 40 Billionaires List Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    Shares of Facebook fell below $29 yesterday for the first time, and the company's co-founder and CEO saw his fortune sink to the $15 billion range.

  • Futures Dragged Lower on Euro Zone Fears Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 9:21 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were dragged lower Wednesday, with the euro trading near 23-month lows against the dollar, as worries over the euro zone crisis intensified.

  • Why Analyst Issued a 'Sell' Rating on Facebook  Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 8:33 AM ET

    Brian Wieser, Pivotal Research Group analyst, says he's not surprised at the sharp drop in Facebook shares since its IPO but remains optimistic on the company over the long term and has a price target of $30 on the stock.

  • Stocks to Watch: RIMM, NOK, LNKD FB & More Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:

  • Finding Love in Tech Stocks  Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 7:38 AM ET

    Walter Price, RCM Allianz Global Investors, discusses where investors can find money-making investment opportunities in tech companies.

  • Fiorina on Facebook and RIMM Stumble  Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 6:50 AM ET

    "Right now we are seeing a market responding emotionally, both on the upside and the downside," says Carly Fiorina, former Hewlett-Packard CEO, discussing the implications of Facebook shares falling below $30 and Research in Motion's first quarter warning.

  • Europe Shares Seen Dropping on Spain Worries Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 1:19 AM ET

    European shares are called to open lower Wednesday as Spanish banking worries drag on investor sentiment.