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Stocks are staging a dramatic end to a tumultuous quarter with the S&P likely to close up about 15% for the 3-month period. But is this the end of the line?
Earlier this morning, the NASDAQ was up over 17% YTD, well ahead of the Dow (down ~3% YTD) and the S&P (up ~2% YTD). The relative value of the NASDAQ to the S&P 500 is now over 2.0 and has been hovering around 2.0 for the past couple of days. It actually closed a fraction above 2.0 on Friday for the first time since February 2001.
What Iceland has to do to save itself.
Several readers commented on the Kodak contest to identify "Rose Boy", the young man trying to hand a rose to actress Megan Fox.
As investors continually look for an edge, social media sites like Twitter have become a popular tool for raw information—and rumors.
With one day left in the quarter, the Dow and S&P ended in positive territory as fund managers snapped up winners in an attempt to embellish their portfolios.
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.
Yes, it's totally gruesome to think about how Michael Jackson's estate and others will benefit from the King of Pop's death, but it's inevitable.
The time has come for Jobs to step up, and step out from the shadows. If he's back, really back, he owes this to the millions who care.
It appears the sentencing of Bernard Madoff has restored at least some investor confidence to a nervous market. Should you play it for a relief rally?
Lack of influence in Washington is hurting this sector.
The Mad Money host highlights the trends that he thinks will dominate the third and fourth quarters.
As the world mourns Michael Jackson, the Fast Money team remembers the King of Pop as a businessman.
The web has become much more than merely a place to post feelings; it's an international global marketplace, and with social networking one of the hottest things going, we're seeing a convergence of financial and personal exchanges on an incredible level in the wake of Michael Jackson's death.
There's no question Palm's quarterly report surprised investors by beating the Street. With expectations already so high, you'd have thought Palm shares were already priced to perfection.
Don’t let a better-than-expected quarter fool you, Cramer says. It isn’t always a reason to buy.
Put simply, don’t believe everything you hear. This is how it applies to stocks.
Desperate times have led to desperate measures in New York City: Barclays has bought the naming rights to a bustling subway station in Brooklyn. The escalating corporatization of the city has led some New York Yorkers to wonder where it will end — when the Big Apple becomes the Big iPod?!
Download the full transcript of Warren Buffett's headline-generating live interview on June 24, 2009 with CNBC's Becky Quick.
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