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  • Stocks Close Up 1% on 'Cliff' Talks; Apple Jumps 3% Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012 | 4:27 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher Tuesday, with major averages hitting a two-month high, as investors were encouraged that a deal would soon be made in Washington to avoid the "fiscal cliff."

  • Futures Gain Amid Hopes for 'Cliff' Solution Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012 | 8:52 AM ET

    Futures were higher Tuesday, amid hopes of progress toward resolution of the "fiscal cliff" in Washington.

  • Dow Snaps 3-Day Losing Streak; Apple Gains Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 4:24 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher Monday, with all key S&P sectors finishing in positive territory, lifted by hopeful signs of progress in the "cliff" discussions.

  • Futures Edge Higher on 'Fiscal Cliff' Optimism Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 9:18 AM ET

    Futures were higher Monday as investors were encouraged by new developments over the "fiscal cliff" negotiations over the weekend.

  • Stocks held losses Friday, dragged by techs, as investors remained on the sidelines ahead of the weekend amid ongoing worries over the looming "fiscal cliff."

  • Futures Mixed Despite Industrial Production Data Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 9:22 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures remained narrowly mixed Friday as investors digested a pair of mixed economic reports, while better-than-expected Chinese manufacturing data helped limit losses.

  • S&P Snaps 6-Day Win Streak, All Key Sectors Fall Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 5:10 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Exchange in New York City.

    Stocks ended in negative territory Thursday, with the S&P 500 snapping a six-day win streak, as ongoing jitters over the "fiscal cliff" negotiations kept investors nervous.

  • Futures Hold Gains After Economic Reports Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 9:04 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures held small gains Thursday after a batch of economic data, but worries over the "fiscal cliff" kept investors cautious.

  • Stocks Wipe Out Gains to End Flat After Bernanke Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 4:57 PM ET

    Stocks wiped out their gains in choppy trading Wednesday to close narrowly mixed, after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's comments following the central bank's latest policy announcement and as ongoing worries over the "fiscal cliff" continued to weigh.

  • Futures Gain Ahead of Fed Announcement Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 8:48 AM ET

    Futures were higher Wednesday, as investors anticipated the Fed to announce a new stimulus plan to bolster the economy.

  • Stocks End Higher, but Reid's 'Cliff' Comments Weigh Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 4:40 PM ET

    Stocks finished in positive territory Tuesday, but off their session highs after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid threw cold water on the ongoing "fiscal cliff" negotiations.

  • Futures Climb Ahead of Fed Meeting Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 9:15 AM ET

    Futures were higher Tuesday following upbeat economic data from Germany and ahead of the the Fed's two-day policy meeting.

  • Dow Logs 4-Day Win Streak; Apple Slips Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 4:22 PM ET

    Stocks struggled to hold their gains Monday, as investors remained reluctant to jump in amid ongoing "fiscal cliff" negotiations.

  • Futures Mixed Despite Italy, 'Cliff' Worries Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 9:18 AM ET

    U.S. stock market futures were mixed Monday despite worries over Italy and ongoing negotiations over the looming "fiscal cliff."

  • Dow Logs 3-Day Rally; Apple Tumbles 9% for Week Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 5:32 PM ET

    The Dow and S&P 500 closed higher for the day and the week following an upbeat government jobs report and amid ongoing "fiscal cliff" negotiations, while the Nasdaq finished in the red.

  • U.S. stock market futures quickly reversed their losses to turn higher Friday following a better-than-expected non-farm payrolls report.

  • Stocks Close Higher Ahead of Jobs Report, Led by Techs Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 6:04 PM ET

    Stocks posted a modest gain in thin, volatile trading Thursday ahead of the jobs report, while worries over the looming "fiscal cliff" continued to linger.

  • Futures Edge Lower Despite Jobless Claims Report Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 9:15 AM ET

    Futures turned slightly lower Thursday, despite a better-than-expected jobless claims report, as worries over the "fiscal cliff" lingered.

  • Dow Ends Higher; Apple Logs Worst Drop Since 2008 Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    The Dow and S&P finished higher Wednesday, boosted by a batch of upbeat economic reports and optimistic comments from China's new leader, while Apple's sharp drop pushed the Nasdaq into negative territory.

  • Futures Pare Gains; Citi Rallies Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 9:10 AM ET

    Futures were off their best levels Wednesday, but optimistic comments from China's new leader helped limit losses.

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