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  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Austerity Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011 | 7:04 AM ET

    A new series of “magical realms” stamps on sale from Tuesday features Harry Potter's main villain, Lord Voldemort, as well as the headmaster of the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Albus Dumbledore. But are these just ways to squeeze a last drop of blood from the Philisopher's Stone?

  • The Quiet, Frightening Decline of Netflix Friday, 4 Mar 2011 | 10:18 AM ET

    On Thursday the S&P 500 sees it’s biggest percentage and point jump since December 1, 2010 and yet the stock that is its best performer (+202 percent!) over the last 52 weeks, does not participate in the rally: Netflix spacer (NFLX). It closed down half of a percent, adding to the steady, quiet decline that has chopped $40 (18 percent) off Netflix’s stock price in 12 trading days.

  • Cash-strapped states combined with the rapid advancement of e-books could spell the end to the public library over the next 10 years.

  • Buy/Avoid These 'Out on a Limb' Stocks: Strategist Wednesday, 2 Mar 2011 | 10:43 AM ET

    Investors can benefit from playing these contrarian plays, also known as "out on a limb" stocks, said Jeff Utz, managing director and U.S. equity products manager at Credit Suisse.

  • The oil markets seem to be calling the shots now, after investors on Tuesday shrugged off Bernanke's comments and a blow-out ISM manufacturing report.

  • The Hardest Job Interview Questions Tuesday, 1 Mar 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    You can prep all you want for a job interview, but some questions just throw you a curveball. Here are more than a dozen of the hardest interview questions — and tips for how to answer them. Whatever you do, bro, don't choke!

  • Stocks End Higher; Post 3 Months of Gains Monday, 28 Feb 2011 | 4:55 PM ET

    Stocks closed February on a strong note, leading to three consecutive months of gains, as all the major indices gained in the final minutes of trading. J&J and Verizon rose, while Intel fell.

  • Stocks Mixed as Dow Gains, Nasdaq Slips Monday, 28 Feb 2011 | 3:57 PM ET

    Stocks traded mixed Monday, as blue chips advanced and small stocks slumped, yet the market was still on track to start the year with two straight months of gains.  Johnson & Johnson and HP gained, while Intel fell.

  • The "Mad Money" host also suggests a derivatives play on the Nationwide deal.

  • Stocks Ease Off Highs; 3M, Pfizer Advance Monday, 28 Feb 2011 | 12:02 PM ET

    Stocks pared gains but remained solidly higher after a mixed batch of economic news, and as oil prices eased from recent highs. 3M and Pfizer rose, while Intel fell.

  • What's On: Boone Pickens, Oil Companies and $180 Oil Friday, 25 Feb 2011 | 8:33 AM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Halftime—Analyst: Apple Could Sell 100M iPhones In 2011 Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 1:43 PM ET

    Craig Berger, an analyst at FBR Capital Markets, reveals his best second-derivative plays on Apple.

  • Tech's Not-So 'High Flyers' Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 9:08 PM ET
    NASDAQ

    On a day that saw red across the major U.S. indices, none was harder hit than the Nasdaq and it's no surprise tech high-flyers were among the biggest causalities.

  • Stocks Tumble; S&P, Nasdaq Fall Over 2% Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 5:35 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled as the unrest in Libya—and the cut-off in Libyan oil supplies—sent oil prices soaring and gave skittish investors a reason to sell stocks in a market that had climbed to multi-year highs. Alcoa and JPMorgan fell, while Kraft gained.

  • Stocks Hold Steep Losses Into Close Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 3:55 PM ET

    Stocks held steep losses into the close as the unrest in Libya sent oil prices soaring and gave skittish investors a reason to sell stocks in a market that had climbed to multi-year highs. Alcoa and Bank of America fell, hwile Kraft rose.

  • Download This! New Competition For Netflix Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 3:25 PM ET

    While Netflix is the 800-pound gorilla in the online-video streaming space, competition - from Amazon.com - is about to heat up.

  • Watch out Netflix—Amazon Launches Video Streaming Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 1:38 PM ET
    Amazon.com

    After months of rumors and speculation Amazon s launching its long-anticipated instant video streaming service — a direct competitor to Netflix.

  • New Hacking Tools Pose Bigger Threats to Wi-Fi Users Thursday, 17 Feb 2011 | 11:12 AM ET

    Some simple software lets just about anyone sitting next to you at your local coffee shop watch you browse the Web and even assume your identity online. Te New York Times reports.

  • Why This Year's Oscar Ceremony Could Be Biggest Yet Wednesday, 16 Feb 2011 | 5:21 PM ET
    Oscar Awards

    There's no question, live events are in demand. There's plenty of speculation why, including bad weather this winter. But there's also plenty of talk about the "Twitter Effect."

  • Expecting an Ad Boost to CBS Earnings Wednesday, 16 Feb 2011 | 2:30 PM ET

    On the heels of a slew of positive of earnings reports (DIS, TWX, CMCSA) on the return of the advertising market and booming political ads last quarter, we can expect CBSspacer to report more ad gains.