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You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.
Daily deal website LivingSocial aims to announce it has raised a new round of private capital early next week, according to sources familiar with the matter, a move that could be seen as a near-term substitute for an initial public offering.
The week's top business news and investing advice, including how to play Europe and gold.
Stocks finished mixed in another thin, choppy session Friday, as investors were reluctant to commit to the market ahead of the weekend and amid ongoing nervousness over the debt talks in Europe and Washington.
Even in a volatile, headline-driven market, short-term trading opportunities crop up. Here's one strategist's near term plan.
Economists are encouraged by signs that companies are not cutting workers, and they say November's jobs report could be better than October's tepid growth.
"I think what you're seeing today is the European Central Bank knowing that the Spanish elections are coming up" Sunday, and "going out of their way to keep things quiet in Europe," Art Cashin, head of floor operations for UBS Financial, told CNBC Friday
He's 33 and she's 49. And while they're no longer together — Demi Moore announced plans to file for divorce from Ashton Kutcher on Thursday—it's the age difference between the two that really interests market analysts.
With the recent rough stretch in the market, will the selling continue? Mary Ann Bartels, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research head of technical/market analysis, shares her thoughts. And, a look ahead of Hewlett-Packard's earnings.
A check on stocks and where Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, sees things headed going into the holiday week.
Sharing his strategy for investing during volatility, Ron Carson, Carson Wealth Management founder/CEO, who suggests investors go into full protection mode.
Insight on why Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities vp of equity research, is still bullish on banks even though some of the big financials could be downgraded.
Futures gained Friday amid chatter that the ECB may lend money to the IMF to provide the fund with the resources to bail out bigger euro zone sovereigns.
A check on what traders will be watching today and how Europe's problems might impact U.S. markets, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman.
A check on the economy, with Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo Securities and James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, who weigh in on the markets.
Analysts identified five main problems – among them, over-regulation and low productivity – the country needs to tackle to make its economy more competitive.
Stock traders Friday will be watching headlines from Europe, and increasingly they will be turning to Washington for any signs of movement by the Congressional "super committee." It is also a day for options expirations, another source of volatility.
With Europe's debt crisis now affecting the core, investors have been largely shunning stocks. But HSBC says the odds favor those who are willing to use the recent declines to buy Asian equities.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day on green energy companies.
Questcor is a rare growth biotech, says Mad Money's Cramer, with a spectacular 42% growth rate, selling at 23 times earnings. Discussing the company's outlook, with Donald Bailey, Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. CEO.