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  • Stocks End Lower for Sixth Straight Session Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 4:27 PM ET

    Stocks finished lower for the sixth-consecutive session Wednesday as investors worried over a slowing recovery following Ben Bernanke's grim outlook and after the Fed's latest Beige Book, which showed signs of a slowdown in several regions.

  • Merger Activity to Accelerate Through 2011—Report Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 3:40 PM ET

    Merger and acquisition activity will continue to accelerate in the second half of 2011 with deal sizes increasing, according to the report by advisory firm PricewaterhouseCoopers.

  • Stocks Slide Ahead of Close; Energy Gains Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 3:29 PM ET

    Stocks were poised to close lower for the sixth-straight session Wednesday amid concerns over the recovery following Ben Bernanke's grim economic outlook and after the Fed's latest Beige Book stated that several regions showed signs of a slowdown.

  • Stocks Zig-Zag; Energy Rises, Techs Slip Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 11:17 AM ET

    Stocks fluctuated in a narrow range Wednesday amid concerns over a grim economic outlook, while oil prices advanced after OPEC failed to reach an agrreement on hiking production.

  • Sberbank Not Bidding for Raiffeisen: CEO Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 9:09 AM ET
    Negotiating Pay

    Russian state-owned bank Sberbank is not looking to buy the Eastern European assets of Austrian bank Raiffeisen and it is still in talks to buy the Eastern European branches of Volksbank, Sberbank CEO Herman Gref told reporters on Wednesday.

  • Futures Point to Lower Open After Bernanke Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 8:37 AM ET

    Futures fell Wednesday as investors worried over Fed chairman Bernanke's view of the economy and technical market indicators that point to more weakness ahead.

  • Next Big DotCom Trend: Helping People Make Cash? Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 8:27 AM ET
    Twitter

    Helping individuals to make money is the next big trend for investing in online companies, according to one of the early investors in TweetDeck.

  • The Road to Recovery Gets Steeper Wednesday, 8 Jun 2011 | 5:20 AM ET

    What is one to make of recent economic data, particularly in the advanced countries? Is the world economy slowing? If so, should policy do anything about it and, if so, what might the alternatives be? The FT reports.

  • Stocks End Down for Fifth Day After Bernanke Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 4:48 PM ET

    Stocks gave up all of the day's earlier gains Tuesday to close lower for a fifth straight session, after Fed chairman Ben Bernanke acknowledged the economic slowdown, but didn't imply any further monetary stimulus ahead.

  • Stocks Climb Ahead of Bernanke Speech Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 3:06 PM ET

    Stocks remained higher in the final hour of trading Tuesday amid light volume, ahead of Fed chairman Ben Bernanke's speech on the economic outlook.

  • Stocks Rise Amid Thin Trading; Dollar Slips Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 11:40 AM ET

    Stocks gained Tuesday amid a low-volume session, led by gains in energy, as the dollar declined to a one-month low.

  • Novartis To Buy Gen-Probe? Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 7:25 AM ET

    Novartis has won the auction for medical testing company Gen-Probe, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.

  • BP to Restart Talks on TNK-BP Stake Sale: Report Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 3:05 AM ET
    BP headquarters in London.

    BP is to restart stalled talks with Russian state oil company Rosneft to sell part of its stake in TNK-BP, the Wall Street Journal reported citing people familiar with the situation.

  • Stocks End Lower for Fourth Straight Session Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 4:28 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower for the fourth-consecutive trading session Monday, led by weakness in banks and energy, as investors turned cautious over a slowdown in the recovery.

  • Stocks Fall Sharply Ahead of Close; Dell Rises Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 3:27 PM ET

    Stocks extended their losses in the final hour of trading Monday, led by banks and energy, as investors turned cautious amid signs of an economic slowdown.

  • Gilt Groupe

    Despite all the excitement following LinkedIn’s IPO, which resulted in the share price more than doubling its first day on the NYSE,  Kevin Ryan, founder and CEO of online retailer Gilt Groupe, is in no hurry to go public.

  • Stocks Pare Losses; Techs Gain, Banks Decline Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 11:38 AM ET

    Stocks turned mixed Monday after marking their fifth week of losses Friday on the heels of a disappointing jobs report.

  • Chevron May Buy NatGas Company: Hedge Fund Traders Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 10:52 AM ET

    Options activity on Friday was wildly bullish in Southwestern Energy, which was the subject of takeover talk last week. More than 26,000 calls changed hands versus less than 2,800 puts. Chevron is seen as a suitor.

  • Stocks to Open Flat After Weak Jobs Report Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 8:59 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a flat open Monday after signs the economy was slowing pushed the index to its fifth week of losses, with many investors expecting the downtrend to continue.

  • Commodities will weaken in the short term as the Chinese economy starts to slow, but prices could once again move higher from this fall boosted by power constraints in China, Jim Lennon, head of commodities research at Macquarie Bank told CNBC on Monday.

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