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  • S&P Headed Straight for 1,250: Strategist Friday, 24 Jul 2009 | 7:02 AM ET

    We are in a cyclical recovery that has further upside potential, Shane Oliver, head of investment strategy at AMP Capital Investors, said Friday. He said the S&P 500 index is heading towards the 1,200 to 1,250 level.

  • Charts: Dollar to Fall; Euro May Enter Bull Market Thursday, 23 Jul 2009 | 5:23 AM ET

    From a technical perspective, the dollar is likely to trade lower for some time, as the euro, along with stock markets, may have entered a bull market, Chris Zwermann, global strategist at Zwermann Financial said Thursday.

  • Prepare for 'Age of Turbulence': 'Chaotics' Author Wednesday, 22 Jul 2009 | 6:08 AM ET

    Economic cycles will never be the same, as we are going to see more turbulence and shorter periods of prosperity, John Caslione, founder and CEO of GCS Business Capital and author of "Chaotics" told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Schering-Plough Profit Rises Tuesday, 21 Jul 2009 | 10:46 AM ET

    U.S. drugmaker Schering-Plough said on Tuesday its second-quarter earnings rose after lower special charges, but global revenue declined as the weak dollar hurt sales in overseas markets.

  • China Politely Moves Away from Dollar: Strategist Tuesday, 21 Jul 2009 | 5:22 AM ET

    China's sovereign wealth fund has taken about 1 percent in drinks group Diageo, in a move which an analyst said is a sign the country is diversifying away from the US dollar.

  • Be Ready to Buy the October Dip: Charts Monday, 20 Jul 2009 | 8:10 AM ET

    The current mid-summer rally will last until the end of August, but trading volumes will be light with many investors on holiday, Robin Griffiths, technical strategist at Cazenove Capital told CNBC Monday.

  • Stock markets in the US and Europe are likely to see a significant rally if indexes manage to rise further from current levels, analyst Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN, told CNBC Monday.

  • UK gross domestic product (GDP) is likely to shrink by 4.5 percent this year, the largest decline since 1945, and recent hopes of recovery are running well ahead of reality, Ernst & Young warned in a forecast released Monday.

  • Goldman, JPM Leave the Rest Behind: Strategist Friday, 17 Jul 2009 | 6:31 AM ET

    After better-than-expected results from Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase this week, Ralph Silva, director at TowerGroup, told CNBC the disparity between them and the rest of the banks in the U.S. has widened so much that there is no longer any competition within the U.S. banking sector.

  • Time for Investor Vacations: Marc Faber Friday, 17 Jul 2009 | 4:24 AM ET

    Investors should take a holiday from now on as the best part of the rally is over and now there are more chances that markets would go down, Marc Faber, author of the Gloom, Boom and Doom Report, told CNBC Friday.

  • Charts: Stocks Uptrend Ended, Dow Seen at 7,750 Friday, 10 Jul 2009 | 6:19 AM ET

    The uptrend in stock markets which started after they hit their lows in March has ended, Royce Tostrams, technical analyst at Tostrams Groep said Friday.

  • Dow Rallies as Oil Tops $71, Madoff Gets Max Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | 5:21 PM ET

    Stocks rallied Monday as convicted Ponzi swindler Bernie Madoff received the maximum sentence and oil topped $71 a barrel. Plus, there was some window dressing as Tuesday marks the end of the second quarter.

  • Stocks Rally as Oil Tops $71, Madoff Gets Max Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | 2:09 PM ET

    Stocks rallied Monday as convicted Ponzi swindler Bernie Madoff received the maximum sentence and oil topped $71 a barrel.

  • Goldman Sachs Raises UK's Lloyds Bank to 'Buy' Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | 11:55 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs raised British bank Lloyds Banking Group to "buy" from "neutral," adding it to its conviction buy list, the bank said in a research note quoted by Reuters. Lloyds shared have topped the FTSE index Monday, rising nearly 7%.

  • Stocks Rally as Madoff Gets 150 Years Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | 11:43 AM ET

    Stocks rallied Monday as Bernie Madoff received the maximum sentence and oil topped $71 a barrel.

  • Futures Higher Before Madoff; Wendy's Pops Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | 8:12 AM ET

    Wall Street eased into a holiday-shortened week with stock index futures pointing to a slightly lower opening Monday.

  • Romer 'More Optimistic' on Recovery: Report Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | 6:43 AM ET

    The head of the White House council of economic advisors is "more optimistic" that the US economy is close to stabilization, the Financial Times reported Monday.

  • Dow Logs 2nd Straight Down Week; Techs Gain Friday, 26 Jun 2009 | 6:03 PM ET

    The Dow capped another down week with a loss Friday as investors shrugged off a surge in consumer sentiment and instead focused on the fact that consumers are squirreling away their money at a feverish pace. But techs gained after encouraging earnings from Palm.

  • Savings Rate Rattles Investors; Techs Gain Friday, 26 Jun 2009 | 12:01 PM ET

    Stocks declined Friday as investors shrugged off a surge in consumer sentiment, instead focusing on the fact that consumers are squirrel away their money at a feverish pace. But techs gained after encouraging earnings from Palm.

  • Futures Add to Losses After Economic News Friday, 26 Jun 2009 | 8:49 AM ET

    Futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street Friday, despite the fact that stocks in Asia and Europe rallied on the back of higher commodities and metals prices.