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  • Stocks Close Positive But Rally Loses Steam Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 4:09 PM ET

    Wall Street made a solid bid Thursday to end a three-day losing streak as worries over Europe took a sabbatical and were replaced with hopes of a U.S. economic recovery.

  • Stocks Close Positive But Rally Loses Steam Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 4:03 PM ET

    Wall Street made a solid bid Thursday to end a three-day losing streak as worries over Europe took a sabbatical and were replaced with hopes of a U.S. economic recovery.

  • Best CEOs of 2011: Sullivan Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 10:40 AM ET
    Patrick Doyle

    The countdown to the best CEOs of 2011.

  • Stocks Close Down; Commodities Slammed Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011 | 4:01 PM ET

    Wall Street opened on a negative note Wednesday as the euro continued in freefall, dampening hopes for an end-of-year rally.

  • Futures Lower; Dollar Surges vs. Euro Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011 | 7:43 AM ET

    US stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday as the dollar rose to an 11-month high against the euro with investors speculating that more euro zone countries may be downgraded in the near term, given that a quick solution to the region's debt crisis remains elusive.

  • Market Sells Into Close; Banks, Energy Retail Fall Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 5:11 PM ET

    Wall Street sold off sharply in the final hour of trade after the Federal Reserve delivered little hope that it would turn on the easing spigots anytime soon and as a formerly rosy holiday retail season suddenly turned gloomy.

  • Futures Higher; Retail, Best Buy Limit Gains Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 8:10 AM ET

    US stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open for Wall Street on Tuesday as European shares edged up following a sharply lower close on Monday.

  • Stocks Slide on Euro Fears; Finish Off Lows Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 4:04 PM ET

    A fresh round of concern over European debt combined with some downbeat news out of the technology sector to send U.S. stocks sharply lower Monday.

  • Shares to Open Lower; Moody’s Warns on EU Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 7:31 AM ET

    US stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street Monday as credit rating agency Moody's Investors Service said it still expects to review its ratings on all European Union sovereign credit in the first quarter of next year, adding that last week's agreement by European policymakers offered few new measures to resolve the region's debt crisis.

  • For Chase, a TV Show to Promote Its Charity Saturday, 10 Dec 2011 | 9:37 AM ET

    In a gambit to promote its charitable work — and maybe polish its image, which has suffered since the financial collapse in 2008 — JPMorgan Chase is financing and sponsoring the “American Giving Awards,” which will be televised by NBC on Saturday night.

  • Stocks Log 2nd Weekly Gain After EU Deal Friday, 9 Dec 2011 | 4:59 PM ET

    Stocks closed near their highs Friday, climbing steadily throughout the session, buoyed by a strong consumer sentiment report and as investors appeared to show relief after the euro zone's latest plan to solve its debt crisis.

  • Futures Hold Small Gains After EU Deal Friday, 9 Dec 2011 | 9:11 AM ET

    Futures struggled to hold their gains Friday after the euro zone agreed to take a big step forward in economic integration, but failed to deliver a convincing answer to investors worried about its ability to tackle threatening debt crises in Italy and Spain.

  • Stocks End at Lows as EU Summit Hopes Fade Thursday, 8 Dec 2011 | 4:49 PM ET

    Stocks added to declines in the final minutes of trading to log a sharp loss Thursday after Germany rejected some of the EU summit draft measures and as ECB President Mario Draghi's comments dashed hopes that the central banks would raise its bond purchases of debt-ridden European nations.

  • Cloud Computing As the Next Wave of Tech Thursday, 8 Dec 2011 | 2:27 PM ET

    As large technology companies acquire smaller tech names that specialize in cloud computing, some think the future of tech is in “the cloud.”

  • Futures Slip Again After ECB Draghi Statement Thursday, 8 Dec 2011 | 9:02 AM ET

    Futures slipped after briefly spiking Thursday as comments from ECB's Mario Draghi appearing to step back from the idea of aggressive bond buying trumped the positive jobless claims news.

  • Stocks End Higher Amid Euro Zone Optimism Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011 | 4:14 PM ET

    Stocks spiked in the final minutes of trading Wednesday following a report that the G20 is considering a $600 billion IMF lending program to euro zone, but came off their highs after the IMF denied the report. Investors were also closely waiting for the key EU summit at the end of the week.

  • 10 Short-Lived CEO Terms Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011 | 2:22 PM ET
    In March 2010, Jon Corzine had been out of his job as New Jersey governor for two months. At the same time, the derivatives brokerage firm MF Global was looking for a candidate with both executive and financial sector experience to become its chief executive. Corzine, who was also the former CEO of Goldman Sachs, seemed like the perfect fit. Apparently, it wasn’t. On Oct. 31, 2011, the company filed for bankruptcy protection, and Corzine resigned.The MF Global CEO left his post on Nov. 4, 2011,

    A global corporation is no less likely to make questionable executive hiring decisions as the average small business, and CEOs of major corporations have the short tenures on their resumes to prove it.

  • Futures Flat Amid Caution Ahead of EU Summit Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011 | 9:13 AM ET

    Futures were hugging the flatline Wednesday as investors took a breather following to days of gains to see if EU officials could come up with a plan to deal with the region's debt crisis during a summit at the end of the week.

  • International Paper CEO: We’re Seeing Good Growth Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011 | 6:21 PM ET

    IP Chairman and CEO John Faraci talks to Cramer about the company’s growth and its pending merger with Temple-Inland.

  • Dow, S&P End Higher on EU Bailout Fund News Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    Stocks closed mixed but finished off their worst levels Tuesday after a report that EU officials may be creating two separate rescue funds to help contain the region's ongoing sovereign debt crisis.

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