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  • Futures Gain on Debt Relief, Earnings Hopes Wednesday, 20 Jul 2011 | 8:42 AM ET

    Futures were higher Wednesday on hopes that U.S. lawmakers will reach a deal to raise the debt ceiling and avert a default as well as optimism over company earnings after Apple’s results beat the street.

  • Stocks Close Up Sharply On Earnings, Debt Talks Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 4:49 PM ET

    Stocks posted their biggest gains since March on Tuesday following a handful of upbeat corporate earnings and President Obama's positive comments on a possible debt agreement.

  • Gigwalk — An App that Pays Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 4:24 PM ET
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    Researching Gigwalk, a Silicon Valley startup that pays its iPhone user base to complete various small tasks and odd-jobs (known as "Gigs"), and speaking to the CEO, Ariel Seidman, made me very curious. How could it be this easy and why didn’t anyone think of this before?

  • Stocks Gain, Led by Techs; BofA Declines Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 11:18 AM ET

    Stocks were off their intraday high, but still traded sharply higher Tuesday as investors were encouraged by a handful of upbeat corporate earnings results and after housing starts rose far more than expected.

  • Futures Extend Gains After Housing Starts Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 8:33 AM ET

    Futures were higher Tuesday as investors were encouraged by a handful of upbeat corporate earnings results and after housing starts rose far more than expected.

  • Luxury Group Hermes Raises 2011 Sales Forecast Tuesday, 19 Jul 2011 | 4:02 AM ET
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    Hermes raised its full-year revenue forecast on Tuesday as growing demand for its silk scarves, fashion accessories and leather bags showed no sign of slowing despite a foggy economic outlook.

  • Stocks Close Lower, Led by Financials Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 4:43 PM ET

    Stocks came off session lows, but still finished sharply lower Monday, as bank stocks slumped amid ongoing macroeconomic concerns and ahead of a big earnings week.

  • Will Bank of America Sell Merrill Lynch? Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 4:21 PM ET
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    Bank of America may need to consider selling Merrill Lynch.

  • Stocks Decline, Led by Banks; Apple Gains Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 3:23 PM ET

    Stocks were off session lows in the final hour of trading Monday but were still lower, led by banks, amid ongoing debt concerns in Europe and the lack of progress in U.S. debt-ceiling negotiations.

  • Natural Gas

    "What we're seeing in the natural gas market here is we're sort of in year two or three of an ultimate capitulation in the price of gas. But this can go on for a long time," RCH Energy's Robert Raymond said.

  • Stocks Skid Over 1% as Banks Drag; Gold Soars Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 11:44 AM ET

    Stocks tumbled more than 1 percent Monday, led by banks, amid concerns over debt problems in the United States and as the debt crisis continue in Europe, causing investors to move into safe haven assets like gold, which hit another record high.

  • Futures Tumble Amid Debt Concerns Monday, 18 Jul 2011 | 8:38 AM ET

    Futures were lower Monday amid concerns over debt problems in the United States and Europe, causing investors to move into safe haven assets like gold, which hit another record high.

  • Doubts Over Chinese Steel Output Sunday, 17 Jul 2011 | 7:44 PM ET
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    China is underreporting the amount of steel it makes by about 40 million metric tons a year – roughly the amount made by Germany – according to a new analysis that provides insights into the recent high prices for the main raw material used by the world steel industry. The FT reports.

  • How First Horizon Will Approach M&A Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 7:04 PM ET

    CEO Bryan Jordan tells Cramer how this financial institution may seek to grow through acquisition.

  • Stocks End Higher, but Close Lower for Week Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 4:43 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher in thin trading Friday, but snapped a two-week rally amid ongoing uncertainty over the government's ability to reach a debt-reduction deal and some growing concerns over the economy.

  • Stocks Poised to End Week Lower; Banks Fall Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 3:03 PM ET

    Stocks were mixed Friday in light trading as results of the European bank stress tests came out slightly better-than-expected, but gains were limited after some disappointing news on consumer confidence. 

  • Clorox is 'Very Undervalued': Carl Icahn Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 1:20 PM ET
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    Clorox is "very undervalued," and given the current economic environment "it would be no problem for us to buy it," billionaire investor Carl Icahn told CNBC Friday.

  • Stocks Rebound, Led by Energy; Merck Slips Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 12:06 PM ET

    Stocks turned positive Friday, led by gains in the energy sector, after investors digested some disappointing news on consumer confidence. 

  • Citi Second-Quarter Profit a 'Disappointment': Analyst Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 11:48 AM ET
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    Citigroup's second-quarter earnings were a "disappointment," as higher expenses offset a better-than-expected rise in revenue, David Trone, the securities industry analyst at JMP Securities, told CNBC Friday.

  • Futures Hold Gains Despite Economic News Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 8:46 AM ET

    Stocks were poised to open higher Friday, despite some tepid economic news, as futures were buoyed following strong earnings from Citigroup. 

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