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  • Stocks Soar 1%, Dow Ends Up 200 on Draghi Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 4:25 PM ET

    Stocks finished sharply higher Thursday following a pair of better-than-expected economic reports and after ECB President Mario Draghi said the central bank would do whatever it takes to support the euro.

  • Jobless Claims Could Stir Up Fed Easing Talk Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 7:35 PM ET
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    "Europe will drive the bus, but if we get a nasty surprise in initial claims that could have a big effect," veteran trader Art Cashin said.

  • 15 Companies With Zero Debt Tuesday, 24 Jul 2012 | 9:47 AM ET
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    According to the latest quarterly filings, only 24 companies in the S&P 500 reported having zero debt on their balance sheets. Which S&P 500 companies are debt free and cash rich? Click ahead to find out.

  • Apple

    Corporate earnings reports will compete for attention with whatever Europe throws at markets Tuesday.

  • Buy Yahoo—New CEO Will Lead It Out to $20: Pro Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 1:45 PM ET
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    Yahoo has flirted with a breakout above $16 in recent months, but it could never sustain anything north of that threshold for very long. That could be change with new CEO Marissa Mayer in charge.

  • Europe Debt Woes Cast Shadow on Earnings, Market Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 9:49 PM ET
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    “With a pretty surprising downturn in Europe, June was definitely a leg down for a lot of companies," one pro said. And the GDP report could be a "whack across the forehead."

  • Earnings Watch: Focus Turns to Big Consumer Brands Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 4:19 PM ET
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    With the bar set so low, technology companies had an easier time beating earnings expectations this week.  But the focus now starts to shift toward the consumer.

  • Verizon

    Rocco Pendola trades by the motto: If you're not leaving money on the table, you're not making money. Check out what Pendola is buying and selling in telecommunications and tech.

  • Top Tech Picks From a Hedge Fund Guru Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 9:22 AM ET
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    Philippe Laffont of Coatue Management, offered up his top tech picks, as well as stocks to avoid in the sector.

  • Zynga Exploring 'Real Money Gaming': CEO Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 2:24 PM ET
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    Perhaps the biggest news out of the interview was the fact that Zynga spacer is "actively exploring real money gaming" — i.e. gambling. This could be a massive new source of revenue for Zynga, which has a hugely popular online Poker game.

  • Movie Studios: Have They Gone the Way of Dinosaurs? Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 9:29 AM ET
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    Several factors have fundamentally disrupted the economic and power dynamic of the traditionally studio dominated entertainment industry.

  • Mayer Outlines Plans to Revive Yahoo Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 1:09 PM ET
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    Marissa Mayer intends to restore Yahoo’s spacer stature as a technological innovator and will not shy away from tough competition to that end, the former Google executive told the Financial Times as she begins her tenure as the struggling web portal’s latest chief executive.

  • Online Sales Tax: A Blessing in Disguise? Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 5:40 PM ET
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    More and more states are moving to impose new sales taxes for online purchases to make up for budget deficits. As online prices move in line with brick and mortar retailers, will online stocks take a hit?

  • Is Amazon Worth Even Half Its Current Price? Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 5:32 PM ET
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    What Amazon hasn't changed is the need for a reasonable return from investment capital. There is simply no point in investing in stock if a risk adjusted return doesn't exist, TheStreet.com reports.

  • Korea's Latest Export? Bubble Gum 'K-Pop' Sound Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 2:40 PM ET
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    K-pop groups are creating a frenzy worldwide selling out concerts within minutes, and breaking through billboard music charts.

  • An Apple Inc. iPad, left, and a Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy tablet device

    The tech companies are trying to catch the blockbuster iPad in a race to win the tablet market, the New York Times reports.

  • Amazon’s (Not So Smart) Smartphone? Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 4:22 PM ET
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    Amazon is rumored to be testing a smartphone that could be released in early 2013. But does the online retailer stand a chance against Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android? One analyst says that an Amazon smartphone may not be the smartest move.

  • Analyst Call on Amazon Phone: Hang Up!   Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 11:21 AM ET
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    Colin Sebastian, Robert W. Baird analyst explains why he doesn't think Amazon should focus on smartphones.

  • Amazon Is the ‘Potential Netflix Killer’: Analyst Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 4:49 PM ET
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    Netflix stock has tumbled more than 70 percent in the past year since killing its hybrid subscription plan and jacking up prices for DVD and video access. With streaming costs and competition on the rise, can Netflix stay on top?

  • Amazon Hinting That a Smartphone Is Coming? Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 3:14 PM ET
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    Amazon's new gaming platform for the Kindle Fire has a curious new feature that hints the company may be working on more Kindle Fire devices, such as another tablet or a smartphone.