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  • New Careers After 50 Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 5:31 PM ET
    If you want to be a model, a bike messenger or a ball boy, it pays to be young. However, if you want a job in which you’re expected to convey reliability, wisdom or gravitas, people over 50 have the advantage. They’ve been around the block a few times, and they have years of hard-earned knowledge with which no amount of postgraduate education can compete.However, job-hunters over the age of 50 may be apprehensive about what’s out there. Will they be written off prematurely thanks to ageism? Will

    It pays to be young. but if you want to convey reliability, wisdom or gravitas, people over age 50 have the edge. See the new careers for workers over 50.

  • Warm Weather Hurting Ski Resorts     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 10:44 AM ET

    A look at the ski resorts seeing a loss in tourism due to the warmer weather this winter, with Fred Lowrance, Avondale Partners analyst.

  • Hot Retailers Hitting New Highs     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 2:15 PM ET

    Retail stocks have soared almost 45% this year including, Ross Stores and TJX, but is there still room to run in these high flyers? David Abella, Rockdale Investment Mgmt. senior equity analyst, weighs in.

  • Positive Thoughts About The Economy? Really? Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 10:50 AM ET
    What's Next?

    “Part of the problem is people think we’re not back to where we were before the crisis," says one economist. "I think we’re working through this. There’s no pushing us off the recovery track.”

  • Opportunities in Retaill     Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | 10:40 PM ET

    Charles Leyland, Managing Director at Leyland Private Asset Management discusses Billabong shares falling after a profit downgrade, and says that certain retail stocks carry substantial risk. However, he does say that we could see some opportunities emerge in retail stocks.

  • An Elephant With a Well-Paying Job Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 5:03 PM ET
    Surapa paints a wine glass.

    An elephant at the Buffalo Zoo has found her hidden talent — painting. For the holidays, she’s painting wine glasses and ornaments. How she do it without breaking them? Read on!

  • Chances of a Research In Motion Turnaround Slim: Analyst Thursday, 15 Dec 2011 | 12:56 PM ET

    As Blackberry maker Research In Motion gears up to release its fiscal third-quarter earnings, pressure is rising on the telecommunications company to deliver. Mike Abramsky, managing director and software and wireless research analyst at RBC Capital Markets, weighed in.

  • Best Buy's efforts to boost sales — particularly on Black Friday — by deep discounting took a heavy toll on gross profit margins, resulting in the retailer missing quarterly earnings estimates, Brian Nagel, senior research analyst at Oppenheimer & Co., told CNBC Tuesday.

  • You may feel like a million bucks after striking that power deal. But here's the cold hard truth about what you're worth — and just in time for the holidays!

  • With the poor job market and uncertain recovery, hundreds of thousands of Americans have put off moving out on their own — and that's depriving the economy of a lot of activity. The New York Times reports.

  • Auto Sales: The Next Bubble?     Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | 2:51 PM ET

    Discussing whether the auto industry is forming a sales bubble or if it really is on the road to recovery, with Jeremy Anwyl, Edmunds.com CEO.

  • Is the Trucking Industry Improving?     Friday, 7 Oct 2011 | 2:55 PM ET

    We're positive and we're looking for a double digit increase in sales for 2012, said Roger Penske, Penske Automotive chairman/CEO. Discussing the strong truck demand, with Steve Clough, Arrow Truck Sales president.

  • Is The Blackberry Buried?     Thursday, 15 Sep 2011 | 1:26 PM ET

    RIMM reports earnings have fallen over one million units since last quarter. Is there reason for investors to be concerned? Matthew Hoffman, Cowen & Company senior research analyst weighs in.

  • America Is Feeling Lucky     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 2:59 PM ET

    The Street Signs team reports on an all-time sales record for lotteries.

  • Summer Movie Revenues     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 1:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Brad Goode reports from Los Angeles on why worldwide box office summer sales have slightly risen.

  • At the Post: Gamestop     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 3:19 PM ET

    Closing Bell host, Maria Bartiromo with a look at the video game retailer.

  • Some college athletic departments are figuring out the answer to juicing revenue — beer.

  • Eye on Q2 Earnings     Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 4:35 PM ET

    Discussing whether earnings will continue to beat expectations this week, with Hank Smith, Haverford Investments, and Stephen Wood, Russell Investments.

  • Auto Sales Sluggish     Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 3:26 PM ET

    A look at what's driving auto sales, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Europe on the Brink, Guggenheim CIO     Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    Scott Minerd of Guggenheim Partners on why people will flee the euro and go to a safe haven like US Treasurys, since the United States is 'the least dirty shirt in the bag.'