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Stocks pared losses in the last few minutes of the session to end higher capping a stellar week for the markets marked by Republican gains in Congress, the Fed's decision to pump more money into the economy, and a surprising strong jobs report. Alcoa and JPMorgan rose.
Stocks pared losses but remained mixed in the last minutes of Friday's session as stronger-than-expected U.S. job gains in October failed to continue a rally that led stocks to two-year highs on Thursday. Kraft and Merck fell, Alcoa rose.
We spoke with a trucking industry insider to see if this rally is for real.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
After hours Fast Money executive producer John Melloy rushed to pen a second 'Behind The Money' post. There's something urgent he wants you to know!
Here's our "Fast Money" Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!
Stocks surged to two-year highs on Thursday as all the major indexes rose beyond their closing highs for the year in the wake of the Federal Reserve's decision to buy $600 billion in Treasury bonds to boost the economy and news that President Obama said he was open to extending the Bush-era tax cuts to all income levels. JPMorgan and BofA gained.
Stocks continued to soar to new highs for the year Thursday, with banks getting a boost from news the Fed will allow "healthy" institutions to raise their dividends. BofA and JPM gain.
Having hit its highest level in six months, the "Fast" traders discuss where oil's going next.
With a market cap of $77 billion, Qualcomm is the world's largest semiconductor producer and wireless chipset and software technology. Its products help power the majority of 3G mobile, computer, and consumer electronics devices we use today. In other words - It’s a good barometer of the tech sector....but is it a good buy?
Stocks gained after President Barack Obama said he was open to extending the Bush-era tax cuts to all income levels. Boeing and Caterpillar gained.
As the tech titan rolls out Kinect on Thursday, early signs are showing that the gamble was a wise one.
The Republicans may have been the obvious victors on Tuesday, but two other groups have reaped big rewards as well.
When Mark Zuckerberg took the stage at Facebook for a secret mobile announcement he didn't hesitate to squash the rumor that Facebook is building a phone. Zuckerberg simply said: NO. Instead, Facebook wants to make any phone a social environment, no matter what the platform.
Digital distribution was front and center in Time Warner's earnings conference call and CEO Jeff Bewkes detailed the various opportunities the company sees in making its content available everywhere.
Now that the election is over, it's time to focus on sectors that will likely do well post-election. One which was outlined in my previous post is the technology sector. And driving growth in this sector is the continuing trend towards consolidation.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
Say good-bye to Intuitive Surgical and Express Scripts and hello to these momentum names.
Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!
Stocks ended higher as the mid-term elections were underway and the Federal Reserve began a two-day meeting that is expected to result in a decision to pump more money into the economy. Home Depot and AmEx rose, while JPMorgan fell.