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Spring is just around the corner and Wall Street is in for a bit of Spring Cleaning. It's the all important proxy season. This year it will have an added dash of flare with the introduction of Dodd-Frank. How will financial regulation influence this year's proxies? I asked Clarke Murphy , Global Leader of Russell Reynolds Associates' CEO and Board Services.
Washington Post columnist John Pomfret argues the recent test flight of the J-20 stealth fighter just hours before U.S. Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates met with Chinese President Hu Jintao was a blunt challenge by the military establishment to Hu's power. Pomfret surmises there is chaos within China's political circles because it appeared to Gates that Hu did not know of the test. Pomfret's hypothesis would certainly be a scary if true.
Are catalysts starting to line up in favor of the bulls?
Stocks ended sharply higher after rallying throughout the session Thursday as an upbeat report on jobless claims and falling oil prices led investors to retrace losses from earlier in the week ahead of a key jobs report on Friday. Caterpillar and Bank of America gained.
Smartphones have absolutely crashed the mobile gaming industry party since the iPhone came onto the scene in 2007 – can Nintendo answer?
This may be a game changer: Reports are circulating that BlackBerry Messenger is coming to Apple's iPhone and Android smartphones. The original report, which surfaced this morning on BGR is generating a lot of buzz—because it could change the competitive landscape of the mobile phone industry.
The "Mad Money" host also offers up his picks for an ultimate decline in oil.
Chatter on the Street Thursday left investors wondering if we're on the brink of a major momentum shift, in favor of the bulls.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the new iPad, pushing Apple stock higher today, with Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities, and Jonathan Rettinger, TechnoBuffalo.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
Both the Dow and S&P closed in positive territory on Wednesday, despite higher oil. Is the market turning bullish?
Electronic Arts hasn’t exactly been a darling of Wall Street in recent years, but the president of the EA Games label says the company has made the necessary changes to get back on top.
Stocks lost ground in the final minutes of trading but still showed resilience after Tuesday's sharp sell-off to end with modest gains, even as oil prices climbed above $100 a barrel. Caterpillar and 3M gained, while JPMorgan fell.
The "Mad Money" host would avoid putting money into these three areas.
Stocks lost ground just before the close but largely showed resilience after Tuesday's sharp sell-off and held modest gains ahead of the close, even as oil prices climbed above $100 a barrel. 3M and Caterpillar rose, while JPMorgan fell.
Apple is expected to unveil the next-generation iPad in San Francisco today – a thinner, lighter device with cameras for videoconferencing and possibly a faster Apple-designed A5 chip.
Following are a slew of trades that the Fast gang has on their trader radars, despite the energy woes.
Discussing whether Apple CEO Steve Jobs will show up at the iPad 2 debut, with CNBC's Jon Fortt and the "Fast Money" team.
Stocks turned negative as oil prices climbed back above $100 a barrel on news of Libyan air strikes, and as Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke spoke before Congress for a second day. Boeing and McDonald's fell, while 3M rose.
Investors can benefit from playing these contrarian plays, also known as "out on a limb" stocks, said Jeff Utz, managing director and U.S. equity products manager at Credit Suisse.