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The renown hedge fund manager is said to be considering taking a share in this retailer, thereby creating some unusual options activity, reports "DRJ."

"DRJ" explains what this heavy options activity says about the emerging markets.

Fast Money 360: Microsoft Thu, 27 Jan '11 | 1:43 PM ET

With Microsoft scheduled to report quarterly results after Thursday's closing bell, how should you game its stock into and in the wake of earnings?

The Blame Game: How Officials Explain Poor Data Thu, 27 Jan '11 | 11:46 AM ET

As snow blankets the Northeast, the "Fast Money" traders consider whether the cold is throwing off economic figures.

Stocks closed mostly higher Wednesday, but the "Fast Money" traders found these market movers to be the most interesting.

Rare Earth Miner Molycorp to Sell More Shares Mon, 24 Jan '11 | 2:44 PM ET

The long-awaited expiration of the post-IPO lock-up for Molycorp expires this week, and the company announced about $500 million of shares will be sold by stockholders.

With earnings season in full swing, the "Fast Money" traders on Monday discussed how they're trading select companies ahead of and into earnings.

How Hiring Is Hurting Some Stocks Fri, 21 Jan '11 | 3:40 PM ET

Hiring might just be what the U.S. economy needs, but as Cramer explains, it's not exactly what Wall Street's interested in.

Fast Money 360: Bank of America Thu, 20 Jan '11 | 1:44 PM ET

Find out what fundamentals, technicals and insights from the options world suggest lie ahead for this stock going into and ahead of earnings Friday.

Fast Money 360: Morgan Stanley Wed, 19 Jan '11 | 1:45 PM ET

Find out what fundamentals, technicals and insights from the options world suggest lie ahead for this stock going into earnings Thursday.

Halftime: Trading IBM Ahead of Earnings Tue, 18 Jan '11 | 1:31 PM ET

Why Trutina Financial's Patty Edwards plans to watch IBM's earnings results more closely than she did Intel's last week.

Cramer's Guide for Next Week's Earnings Fri, 14 Jan '11 | 6:48 PM ET

The "Mad Money" host reveals which conference calls he'll be listening to in the coming week.

We updated this post with even more plays from the Fast Money traders!

A top banking analyst and the "Fast" traders discuss which of the 10 banks reporting next week are worth buying now.

There are a growing number of indicators on our radar that suggest the market is tired, and likely due for a breather.

But does the expansion alone make TGT a buy? The "Fast" traders weigh in.

Get Ahead of the Analysts—Buy This Stock Thu, 6 Jan '11 | 6:16 PM ET

Cramer thinks the Street will pounce on this name next week, but that's not the only reason to buy.

Deborah Weinswig, a top retail analyst at Citigroup, reveals which stocks are worth looking at on this pullback.

3 Trades Cramer Can Get Behind Wed, 5 Jan '11 | 3:06 PM ET

Cramer on Wednesday revealed three trades he likes and why.

A highly regarded legislative analyst and the "Fast Money" traders discuss what impact the newly elected U.S. House speaker might have.

With the Motorola spinoffs having started trading, the "Fast Money" desk debates which is the better trade.

Stocks rose sharply to close the first day of trading in 2011, but the "Fast Money" traders thought these names were the most interesting.

Fifty-five percent of U.S. consumers who plan to buy a tablet this year said their purchase would be in place of a traditional desktop, laptop or netbook, according to a survey.

Takeover speculation stirred up an "awful lot" of options activity in this semiconductor, according to "DRJ."

As stocks ended mixed ahead of the Christmas holiday, the "Fast Money" traders discuss the market movers they were most interested in.

Herein are the market movers grabbed the attention of the "Fast Money" traders on Wednesday.

Bed, Bath & Beyond to Buy Back Shares Wed, 22 Dec '10 | 5:55 PM ET

The "Fast Money" desk discusses the retailer's latest earnings report, including the announcement of a buy back plan.

One investment research firm thinks so. With strong options activity and shares surging, the "Fast Money" team weighs in.

Halftime: Top 3 Energy Trades in 2011 Tue, 21 Dec '10 | 1:22 PM ET

Paul Sankey, a highly regarded analyst at Deutsche Bank, revealed his best pipeline plays for the new year.

The strategist known for coining 'BRICs' shares his insight for the next batch of "growing economies" in 2011.