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  • Futures Decline as Latest Greek Deal Rejected Tuesday, 24 Jan 2012 | 9:13 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open Tuesday as concerns about the European debt crisis continued to weigh and as investors digested a handful of mixed corporate earnings reports.

  • Stocks Finish Flat, Dow Snaps 4-Day Rally Monday, 23 Jan 2012 | 4:18 PM ET

    Stocks ended flat in quiet trading Monday as investors continued to monitor developments in the Greek debt negotiations and ahead of the Fed's two-day FOMC meeting this week.

  • Futures Trade Flat as Euro Zone Leaders Meet Monday, 23 Jan 2012 | 9:22 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures wavered in a narrow range Monday as investors waited on news from the euro zone finance ministers and officials on the terms of a Greek debt restructuring as well as other issues in the euro zone debt crisis.

  • Dow Logs 4-Day Rally, Stocks Post Weekly Gain Friday, 20 Jan 2012 | 5:02 PM ET

    Stocks ended mixed in a quiet session Friday as investors were reluctant to jump in ahead of a weekend and after a handful of weak earnings reports weighed on sentiment. Despite the lackluster session, stocks still capped a strong finish for the week, with all three major averages adding almost two percent each.

  • Futures Turn Lower as Greece in Focus; GE Sags Friday, 20 Jan 2012 | 8:36 AM ET

    US stock index futures turned lower Friday as investors kept a close watch on Greece as the debt-ridden nation remains in talks with private creditors over a haircut on some of its bonds and after GE's revenue missed forecast.

  • Stocks Log 3-Day Rally; Vix Tumbles Near 20 Thursday, 19 Jan 2012 | 4:46 PM ET

    Stocks finished modestly higher Thursday, posting a three-day rally, thanks to a better-than-expected jobless claims report and as financials rallied following BofA's earnings report. Still, gains were largely muted throughout the session as investors hesitated to jump in following the recent run-up in stocks.

  • Apple's iBooks 2 Revolution - Not What You Think Thursday, 19 Jan 2012 | 4:41 PM ET
    Apple introduces the iBook2

    Apple has not revolutionized the textbook. They have revolutionized the textbook distribution model.

  • Stocks End Near Session Highs, S&P Tops 1300 Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012 | 4:26 PM ET

    Stocks closed near highs of the session Wednesday with the S&P finishing at its highest level since July 2011, buoyed by an optimistic report on Greece, which added fuel to an earlier rally after a better-than-expected housing market report.

  • 12 Twitter Tweaks We’d Like to See in 2012 Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012 | 12:01 PM ET
    Twitter

    With a reported  200 million tweets posted every day, Twitter is unquestionably a great success - a global favorite - but we have some suggestions to make it even better for the users and followers.

  • Futures Turn Flat After Tepid Economic News Wednesday, 18 Jan 2012 | 9:23 AM ET

    Stock index futures cut their gains to turn flat Wednesday following a handful of tepid economic news and amid fears over the ongoing European debt crisis, but Goldman Sachs earnings helped limit losses.

  • Futures Rally After Spanish Auction; Citi Slips Tuesday, 17 Jan 2012 | 8:34 AM ET

    Futures held their sharp gains Tuesday after the long holiday weekend, buoyed by a successful Spanish debt auction and higher than expected growth in China, but weaker-than-expected earnings from Citi limited gains.

  • Stocks Log Weekly Gain Despite EU Worries Friday, 13 Jan 2012 | 5:29 PM ET

    Stocks bounced off their lows Friday, but still ended in negative territory amid expectations of an imminent S&P ratings downgrade of several euro zone countries. Despite the day's losses, stocks still posted a gain for the week.

  • Future Extend Losses on Fresh Euro Zone Fears Friday, 13 Jan 2012 | 9:24 AM ET

    Futures added to their losses Friday amid worries over a possible downgrade of several euro zone countries by the S&P and after JPMorgan posted earnings that missed on revenue outlook.

  • Stocks End Higher, Nasdaq Logs 6-Day Gain Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | 4:19 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher in thin trading Thursday, led by strength in materials and industrials, erasing losses after several weak economic reports from earlier in the session.

  • Futures Pare Gains After Jobless Claims Report Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | 8:33 AM ET

    Futures came off their best levels Thursday after a weaker than expected jobless claims and a disappointing retail sales report, but held some gains after successful bond auctions in Europe which also pushed European stocks higher and sent the euro to a session high.

  • Stocks End Mixed; Nasdaq Logs 5-Day Rally Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012 | 5:23 PM ET

    Stocks ended near session highs Wednesday, but still closed narrowly mixed, as worries over the euro zone and declines in the energy sector limited gains.

  • Futures Slide After Strong Rally; Euro Falls Wednesday, 11 Jan 2012 | 8:27 AM ET

    Futures edged lower Wednesday as the euro slipped following negative comments by Fitch and following the S&P 500's sharp rally in the previous session.

  • Stocks End Higher; Banks, Materials Lead Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 4:02 PM ET

    Wall Street kept its perfect streak in 2012 alive, closing solidly higher as investors looked to move beyond Europe's debt problems and gave U.S. banks a vote of confidence.

  • Futures Higher; Alcoa Up, WebMD Slammed Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 9:04 AM ET

    US stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Tuesday tracking European markets and buoyed by a positive outlook from US aluminum giant Alcoa after the bell on Monday.

  • Inquiry of MF Global Intensifies as New Details Emerge Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 4:42 AM ET
    MF Global website

    The investigation into MF Global is intensifying as federal authorities unearth new details and confront potential obstacles in their hunt for roughly $1.2 billion in customer money that disappeared. The New York Times reports.

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