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  • Both the Dow and S&P closed higher on Thursday ending a four-day losing streak after stronger-than-expected retail data boosted economic recovery hopes.

  • Stocks retreated Monday as investors took a breather after a four-week rally, capped by a better-than-expected jobs report on Friday.

  • As investors debate whether the stock market gains are sustainable, Barry Knapp, Barclays Capital Managing Director, believes that it is time to be very selective with stocks. 

  • The recovery trade continues today. Cyclicals are notably outperforming more defensive names once again, with the Morgan Stanley Cyclical Index is up 3 percent, while the Morgan Stanley Consumer Index is up just 0.75 percent. This extends the recent trend that has taken place during the current summer rally.

  • On Friday, July 24th, the S&P 500’s 100-day moving average overtook its 200-day moving average, an event known to Wall Street technicians as a Golden Cross (a shorter-term average crossing a longer-term one, from below to above).  A month ago, we saw another Golden Cross, when the 50-day average moved above the 200-day average.

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    Shares of AcerlorMittal and AK Steel closed lower after rival US Steel reported its second consecutive quarterly loss on Tuesday. What's the trade?

  • The bulls just can't drive the market beyond its 9-month high. Is a correction coming?

  • Options action is positive for the metals and mining sector today as investors place bullish trades on the XME mining exchange traded fund.

  • Stocks are modestly lower this morning as a firmer dollar sends commodities and commodity stocks noticeably lower today.

  • The consensus of traders-for more than a month--is that the most likely path for stocks through the summer was a "W" pattern-up and down, but ultimately in a range.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

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    The market traded sideways on Tuesday with Dow finishing slightly lower and the S&P 500 closing a little higher.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Agrium and AK Steel popped while Morgan Stanley and United Airlines dropped.

  • Get the Mad Money host’s calls on oil, tech, financials, the steels and more.

  • The Reuters/Jefferies CRB Index is a global commodity benchmark which tracks 19 mostly U.S. traded commodities and has led a rally in the past weeks with a year-to-date performance surpassing the S&P, currently up 10% versus 3% YTD, driven in part by a depreciating dollar and speculation of an economic recovery.  Here are some stocks that are riding the commodities wave.

  • As the markets continue to steam ahead, with the S&P 500 soaring nearly 33% since its lowest close this year, investors looking for opportunities might want to take a peek at the leading sectors in 2009. 

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  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Kraft and Molson Coors popped while Legg Mason and AK Steel dropped.

  • Following a broad rally on Monday, led by upbeat economic data in the housing front, and optimism related to a stress-test on nineteen banks, the S&P 500 turned positive for the year. Here is a look at some of the best performing companies.

  • While indicating a modestly lower open earlier this morning, the markets turned around late in the morning on a strong rebound in financials and the digestion of a series of less pessimistic comments by corporate executives.