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  • Apple Making Inroads in China: Analyst Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 7:46 PM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple product launch event at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

    China is not only Apple’s biggest manufacturing base, but is also set to be its next growth engine, says Brian Blair of Wedge Partners.

  • Amazon to Rival FedEx, UPS in Package Wars: Analyst Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 7:22 PM ET

    In a logistics debut, Amazon acquired order fulfillment company Kiva Systems. So will it add FedEx or United Parcel Service to its list of rivals? The competition has already begun, says Ben Schachter, Internet analyst at McQuarie Securities.

  • Stocks End Lower, Led by Banks; Apple Gains Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Stocks dipped into negative territory in the final hour of trading after trading flat for most of the session Tuesday as investors took a breather following a strong market rally fueled by comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.

  • Microsoft’s Entertainment Play Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 3:11 PM ET
    Xbox 360

    For the first time, people are using its XBox gaming console more for entertainment—watching movies and TV shows and listening to music—than for playing video games.

  • Race to $1000: Apple, Google or Priceline? Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 2:53 PM ET
    Race to $1000: Apple, Google or Priceline?

    Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital, predicts which company will hit the $1000 milestone first.

  • The $3.7 Trillion Question: Will Firms Start Spending? Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 2:19 PM ET

    That $3.7 trillion in cash still sitting on corporate America's balance sheet could be the key to whether Wall Street can sustain its dramatic five-month surge.

  • Apple Goes to China: Risks & Rewards Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 1:30 PM ET
    Apple Goes to China: Risks & Rewards

    A look at what the risks and reward are for Apple in China, with Brian Blair, Wedge Partners analyst, and CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Apple: Tim Cook Regains Control of Stock Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 11:22 AM ET
    Tim Cook, Apple Chief Operating Officer

    Investors are discovering that CEO Tim Cook doesn’t want the market to think that it’s in charge of Apple’s price movements. He is.

  • Chipotle Leads S&P's New 52-Week Highs List Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 10:49 AM ET
    Chipotle restaurant

    Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill reached 37 new record highs so far this year, the most in the S&P 500. 

  • Futures Remain Flat After Case-Shiller Report Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 9:03 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures remained little changed Tuesday after the Case-Shiller home price index and following a sharp rally that sent the S&P 500 to its best level in almost four years, after comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke who suggested more stimulus could be on the way to boost the U.S. economy.

  • Stocks to Watch: LEN, WAG, BIDU & More Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 7:52 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Tuesday morning’s early movers:

  • IPad Battery-gate: Nothing to See Here Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 6:48 PM ET
    The new iPad is in its element displaying and editing high-resolution photos.

    You might have heard about a mini-controversy surrounding the battery on the new iPad. It turns out that when it reads 100 percent, the battery may or may not be at full capacity. Is it a big deal?

  • Ad Spending Is Up as Economy Improves: CBS CEO Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 5:33 PM ET

    The improving U.S. economy means more industries willing to spend on advertising, and that's good news for CBS.

  • Stocks End Sharply Higher After Bernanke Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 4:45 PM ET

    Stocks closed at session highs Monday, logging their best one-day rally in almost two weeks, boosted by Ben Bernanke's earlier comments that the Fed may continue its easy monetary policy if the jobs market continues to show signs of weakness. Stocks are on track to post their best quarter since 1998.

  • Square Revamps Payer App, Launches on Android Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 2:30 PM ET
    Square application being used on Ipad

    Square just upped the ante in its budding rivalry with PayPal over consumers and merchants in the multibillion-dollar mobile payments business.

  • Apple Is Not a Big Positive for Best Buy: Analyst Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 2:15 PM ET

    Despite the fact that 13 percent of iPhone purchases are being made at Best Buy, the relationship between Apple and the electronics retailer may be doing more harm than good, Brian Nagel, senior equity research analyst at Oppenheimer and Co., told CNBC.

  • A concerned trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Time for my quarterly rant on equity fund outflows (stop me if you've heard this, oh never mind, just listen).

  • Best Buy's iPhone Sales Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 11:50 AM ET
    Best Buy's iPhone Sales

    New data shows that Best Buy is selling almost as many iPhones as Apple itself. Insight on Best Buy's relationship with Apple and what it means for investors, with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co. senior equity research analyst.

  • BATS Software Glitch Unrelated to Flash Crash: CEO Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 11:10 AM ET

    Although BATS Global Markets experienced a high-profile trading blunder on Apple that forced the exchange to withdraw its initial public offering on Friday, the company’s CEO and president remains positive about its market structure.

  • Futures Edge Higher on Bernanke Comments Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 9:05 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures gained Monday as Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech on the economy gave investors reason to believe interest rates will stay low and even showed signs that further quantitative easing from the central bank may be on the horizon.