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  • S&P Downgrades Google, Sees Risk From Motorola Buy Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:52 PM ET

    Standard & Poor's downgraded Google to sell from buy with a $500 price target Tuesday, because of the web company's planned $12.5 billion purchase of Motorola Mobility.

  • Talking Numbers: Where's the S&P Headed?     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:40 PM ET

    Insight on where he sees the S&P hitting a bottom, and how long it will take to get there, with Dan Wantrobski, Janney Capital Markets director of technical research.

  • Sizing Up Market Opportunities     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:36 PM ET

    Fear is to blame for the market's recent declines, says Wilbur Ross, WL Ross & Co. chairman/CEO. A look at where he is putting his money to work.

  • Stocks Snap 3-Day Rally Amid Euro Zone Fears Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:28 PM ET

    Stocks staged a late-day comeback from session lows Tuesday after traders were disappointed by comments from Sarkozy and Merkel, but the gains were not enough for the market to finish in positive territory.

  • Home Depot a 'Hold' Despite Raised Guidance: Analyst Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:28 PM ET

    In spite of Home Depot's increased earnings-per-share forecast in their quarterly earnings report this morning, depressed consumer spending could stifle the stock, one analyst said.

  • Markets: Weathering the Storm     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:15 PM ET

    Insight on why investors should avoid making decisions based on fear, with Paul Reilly, Raymond James Financial CEO.

  • Today's Market Action     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:06 PM ET

    Breaking down today's market activity, with Bill Nygren, The Oakmark Fund and David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds.

  • NYSE Market Wrap     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 4:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • Closing Bell Countdown     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:53 PM ET

    A look at today's market activity from the NYSE trading floor, with Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Dell: Buy or Sell?     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:45 PM ET

    A trade on the tech company ahead of its earnings release, with Brian Kelly, Brian Kelly Capital.

  • Buffett, Ackman Buy Dollar Stores—Should You? Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:32 PM ET

    William Ackman's Pershing Square CapitalHedge and billionaire Warren Buffett are getting bullish on dollar stores. Should you? A report from TheStreet examines how dollar stores are performing in the current market.

  • Buying Stocks on the Cheap     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:30 PM ET

    Negative news and potential dangers do not determine what investors ought to pay for an investment. Discussing where to find the best value in this market, with Wallace Weitz, Wallace R. Weitz & Company.

  • Financial Transaction Tax for Europe? Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:20 PM ET

    "If it's anything like what Reps. Perlmutter & Defazio proposed in 2009, it would put us and virtually all quant traders out of business overnight," a high-frequency trader wrote.

  • The Bond Report     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on today's bond yields from the CME.

  • Disaster Du Jour & Sunshine Stocks     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 2:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greeberg & Amanda Drury with a look at two stocks going in opposite directions.

  • France's President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she arrives for a meeting on debt crisis on August 16, 2011 at the Elysee presidential palace in Paris.

    The latest proposed fixes for the euro crisis disappointed markets and sent bank stocks tumbling. They "plan to support the banking system but they are going to charge them for it," a trader said.

  • Herb Greenberg's Stocks to Watch     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 2:36 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg with a look at stocks he has on his radar.

  • Trader Triple Play     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 1:50 PM ET

    Traders from the floor weigh in on where they think markets are headed, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities Managing Director, Ira Eckstein, AreaTradingNY.com.

  • What the Swiss Can Really Do About the Franc Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 1:34 PM ET

    The Swiss franc is sliding on worries it will be pegged to the euro. But whether a peg is really feasible is unclear.

  • Gold Rush!     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the precious metal, and making a technical case for gold to reach $5000, with Louise Yamada, Louise Yamada Technical Research Advisors.

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