Stocks Applied Materials Inc

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    Wall Street's bull could take a breather in the week ahead, but the trend for stocks remains higher, for now.

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    It will take a couple of years to grow back into last year’s peak semiconductor sales levels, but there’s a good chance that sales will top forecasts this year, said George Scalise, president of the Semiconductor Industry Association.

  • Options trading turned bullish on this chip equipment maker as at least one investor positioned for a near-term pop in the shares. Which company is it?

  • Stocks rose for a third straight week as investors got their game on for a recovery. Still, Friday's trading was choppy as investors cheered an early pop from the smaller-than-expected job loss in May but the market couldn't sustain the gains.

  • Stocks struggled to hold gains Friday as investors cheered an early pop from the smaller-than-expected job loss in May but techs and pharmas dragged and the weakeness began to seep into other sectors.

  • Options traders are stepping in to buy upside calls in Applied Materials ahead of a press event it is hosting today with solar industry experts.

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    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you Thursday's best trades, right now!

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    They looked like hot stocks; so how are the Fast Money traders playing Applied Materials, Home Depot and other losers, now that they've been burned!

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    Following are Tuesday's Fast & Furious trades at the half - hot ways to play market moving events into the close.

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    Following are the “Fast & Furious” trades - hot ways to play tomorrow's market moving events.

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    With Applied Materials set to report earnings Tuesday after the bell, what's the trade ahead of the numbers?

  • Traders are buying puts in Applied Materials Monday, as investors position for a pullback before the chip equipment company reports its quarterly earnings tomorrow.

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    Although earnings season is beginning to wind down, traders have an eye on a company that could surprise the Street, next week!

  • Stocks turned lower Thursday as bank stocks backed off their early rally and techs dragged on the Nasdaq.

  • Stocks turned lower Thursday as bank stocks backed off their early rally and techs dragged on the Nasdaq.

  • Options traders are piling into MEMC Electronic Materials as takeover rumors circulate. The silicon wafer manufacturer averages 5,800 calls for a full session, but WFR traded more than 15,400 contracts in the first hour of Tuesday's session alone...

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    Sometimes a stock is hot and other times it just burns you. Following are Fast Money trades that didn’t... errr, end so well.

  • Figuring out when and how a company’s earnings are going to change before anybody else does is hard to do, and it’s time consuming. But, man, does it pay off.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

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    It's not often the CEO's comments can overshadow an entire earnings report, but that's what might be happening with Intel and the company's first quarter report.

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