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  • US-UK BP Battle Scares Traders Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 3:16 PM ET

    The US-UK spat over BP is a serious topic of discussion among traders. They are worried that this could get out of hand. They are worried that the meeting between the president and BP officials scheduled for next week will turn into another public humiliation of BP.

  • A trader at the New York Stock Exchange.

    "The recent market collapse has once again rewarded the short sellers," says the head of a website that tracks daily short movements. "Short selling is back."

  • Prep Your Portfolio for Next Week: Strategists Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 2:29 PM ET

    Which stocks should investors be buying into next week? Robert Pavlik, chief market strategist at Banyan Partners, and Marty Cunningham, executive vice president at Esposito Securities, shared their best plays.

  • Art Cashin: 3pm Market Selloffs? Here's Why Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 1:59 PM ET

    Art Cashin explains why the last hour of trading has seen a pullback—even if stocks were higher throughout the day.

  • Retail's Bad News — and Some Bright Spots Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 1:49 PM ET

    Retail sales disappoint, but some bright spots. May retail sales reports, down 1.2 percent versus consensus of 0.2 percent, were clearly a disappointment. Here's the breakdown.

  • An ad placed in Japanese magazines by the Ministry of Finance shows that sometimes truth is stranger than fiction.

  • Stocks pared their losses Friday after a report that showed consumer sentiment came in better than expected. Art Hogan, director of global equity products at Jefferies, shared his market outlook.

  • Analyst Cuts Goldman Sachs Outlook Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 11:12 AM ET

    S&P futures dropped 6 points on the disappointing U.S. May retail sales. But it was noted that building material sales were notably weak, down 9.3 percent, which may be due to the expiration of the homebuyer tax credit. Still, motor vehicle parts were down 1.7 percent, clothing sales were also down 1.3 percent. Sales up at restaurants, sporting goods, furniture. Elsewhere this week the news has been more positive...

  • Stocks Struggle After Sentiment Boost Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 11:11 AM ET

    Stocks struggled to hold onto gains Friday after getting a boost from a better-than-expected reading on consumer sentiment.

  • Banks Must Raise Capital for Another Year: Strategist Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 10:53 AM ET

    We’re seeing the financial industry slowly recover, said James Rohr, chairman and CEO of PNC Financial Services Group, and Jimmy Dunne, senior managing principal at Sandler O’Neill. They shared their sector outlooks.

  • Gold Could Hit $1300 in Next Few Days: Strategist Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 10:18 AM ET

    Gold closed below $1,225 an ounce on Thursday as stocks rose and the euro climbed against the dollar. How should investors be trading the precious metal? Rich Ilczyszyn, senior market strategist at Lind-Waldock, and Torsten Slok, senior economist at Deutsche Bank, offered their insights.

  • Kaminsky's Call: Tech Bubble IPO Trouble Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 10:14 AM ET

    It is impossible today for small- and medium-sized technology companies to go public through IPOs with the big investment banks.

  • Weak Retail Sales Send Futures Lower Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 8:37 AM ET

    US stock index futures searched for direction Friday, as Chinese inflation quickened to a 19-month high in May and Spain denied reports that it had made a request of aid from the European Union.

  • US Economist Fears Greek Debt Default in August Friday, 11 Jun 2010 | 7:52 AM ET
    The Parthenon in Greece

    Greece will eventually default on its debt because the country is highly indebted and the euro zone's approach towards saving it is the wrong one, Carl Weinberg, chief economist at High Frequency Economics, told CNBC Friday.

  • Wall Street sign

    After Thursday's big rally on Wall Street, markets on Friday will turn their focus to retail sales and consumer sentiment data.

  • NYSE Says Circuit Breaker Will Be Finished Next Week Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 6:54 PM ET

    According to the NYSE, the single-stock circuit breaker rollout will be completed by Wednesday. At that time, the new circuit breaker rules will have been applied to each of the 404 NYSE-listed S&P 500 stocks.

  • I'm Buying These Mispriced Stocks: Market Pro Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 6:26 PM ET

    Stocks rose on Thursday after a drop in jobless claims and confirmation of strong Chinese exports. Are we seeing a bounceback—and how should investors approach the markets? Mark Travis, CEO of Intrepid Capital Funds, discussed his best plays.

  • Stocks Soar; Energy Powers the Rally Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 5:29 PM ET

    Stocks were higher in afternoon trading Thursday, led by energy and industrials, as encouraging economic news out of the U.S. and China fueled recovery hopes.

  • Pisani: What's up with Goldman Sachs? Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 5:00 PM ET

    What's up with Goldman Sachs? Just another indication of headline risk. Why was GS the ONLY major financial stock down today, down 3 percent to a 52-week low?

  • Sentiment Toward Europe May Be Lifting Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 4:57 PM ET

    Portugal raised about 1.5 billion euros yesterday and Spain 3.9 billion euros today in auctions that were surprisingly oversubscribed.

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