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  • Is Market Struggling or Consolidating? Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 5:40 PM ET

    What should you make of the weakness in the market, especially after a slew of earnings reports that were decidedly bullish?

  • Greenberg: A Google Crackdown at Demand Media? Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 4:49 PM ET
    Demand Media

    If it comes next week as planned, Demand may be the first $billion-plus Internet IPO since Google. But Google's crackdown on so-called content farms could affect the company.

  • SecondMarket Booms & Facebook's Hotter than Ever Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 4:06 PM ET

    There's no question — investors want a piece of private companies and the secondary market is booming. SecondMarket, the largest platform for trading private company shares, just released its fourth quarter 2010 numbers, and the growth is striking.

  • Stocks Mixed Ahead of Close; Industrials Gain Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 3:59 PM ET

    Stocks continued to trade mixed as strong results out of General Electric gave a lift to the broader market, while weakness among technology stocks, despite some stellar earnings reports, dragged down the Nasdaq.  GE and Disney rose, while BofA fell.

  • A Robot – Gasp!—Who’s Also a Stand-Up Comedian Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 3:38 PM ET
    Stand-up sketch comedy from an aspiring actor robot!

    It's a stand-up comedian's worst nightmare: A robot that tells jokes!

  • Is ‘Google Offers’ A Groupon Killer? Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 12:52 PM ET

    Google tried to buy Groupon for $6 billion, and Groupon turned the search giant down. So now Google's moving forward with its own rival service, called "Google Offers," which would offer consumers deals from local merchants.

  • Stocks Turn Mixed as Tech Slips; GE Gains Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 11:53 AM ET

    Stocks turned mixed as losses in technology stocks dragged down the Nasdaq, although the broader market remained higher folllowing two days of losses after a handful of companies reported better-than-expected earnings.

  • Futures Remain Higher After Earnings Friday, 21 Jan 2011 | 8:10 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a higher open after a handful of companies reported better-than-expected earnings.

  • After Hours Action: Google, HP Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 6:37 PM ET

    A shocking management change and a major board overhaul stunned tech investors after the bell. But don't freak out, the Fast traders have sifted through the confusion. 

  • Cramer: Find Out This Earnings Season's Pecking Order Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 6:33 PM ET

    Want to know how your stock will perform post-report? Read on.

  • Google Reports Big Profit Jump; Larry Page New CEO Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 5:32 PM ET
    Larry Page, Founder of Google

    The online search and ad giant reported a profit that easily beat Wall Street expectations and stunned investors by announcing that Eric Schmidt will resign as CEO.

  • Stocks Rebound To End Flat; HP Gains Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 5:01 PM ET

    Stocks closed far off the lows of the session, with the broad market ending largely flat, as investors weighed mixed earnings and economic reports and tech stocks sank for a second day. 

  • Earnings Roundup: Jan. 20 Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Jan. 20.

  • Stocks Decline Before Close; HP Rises Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 3:59 PM ET

    Stocks held slight losses before the close, after a breif stint in positive territory, as investors weighed mixed earnings and economic reports and tech stocks sank for a second day. Caterpillar and DuPont fell, while Home Depot rose.

  • How to Create Better Growth Stocks: UBS Exec Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 2:57 PM ET

    Although it is still a tentative environment for the economy, it's clear that investors are now rewarding growth," Aryeh Bourkoff, vice chairman of Joint Global Head of TMT Investment Banking UBS, told CNBC on Thursday.

  • Google Earnings: Stock Pops Late, Flat-Lines Next Day Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 2:25 PM ET
    A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View, California.

    Google has beaten analyst earnings estimates three out of four earnings periods, and its stock typically opens higher after a beat, but the bulk of its gains are made immediately following its report in after-hours trading, according to Birinyi Associates.

  • Fast Money 360: Bank of America Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 1:44 PM ET

    Find out what fundamentals, technicals and insights from the options world suggest lie ahead for this stock going into and ahead of earnings Friday.

  • US Companies Winning Big From Better China Relations Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 10:01 AM ET
    Boeing 777 Freighter

    Despite the public relations reality of the China-US trade deals,  the $45 billion is real money, and some high-profile companies are now a lot better positioned in China than they were a week ago.

  • Futures Ease Losses on Jobless Claims Drop Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | 9:28 AM ET

    US stock futures eased losses after an unexpectedly large jobless in weekly jobless claims.

  • There has already been a ton written about Demand Media, next week’s big IPO.  It’s likely to get a lot of attention if for no other reason: At its expected price range of $14 to $16 valuation of around $1 billion—the highest Internet/media company valuation since Google, according to Paul Bard of Renaissance Capital.