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Headlines on jobless claims and the Philadelphia Fed survey compete with a rush of earnings news Thursday.
It's back to basics for stocks in the coming week, as a tidal wave of earnings overwhelms economic reports and shifts investor focus temporarily to the health of corporate balance sheets.
Plus, get calls on Amazon.com, Google and more.
Who knows if we would have seen that miraculous rescue of those Chilean miners if numerous companies, governments and individuals had not shared their resources, experiences and ideas. Sharing isn't just a moral thing to do - it's a necessity to survive in today's global marketplace. Three new books tackle the issue of sharing in the corporate world - its risks and its rewards.
CNBC Contributor David Pogue offers his take on eight minor-league gadgets that have been waiting for their moment in the spotlight.
The economy had a modest recovery and Wal-Mart made some missteps. Now, the message from its investor meeting on Wednesday was clear: things are changing and things are getting better.
Two key trends have dominated the retail sector this year: the robust growth of online shopping and the shift to cash payments from credit. The two may seem in opposition as online shoppers often use credit to pay for their purchases, but more often online retailers are trying to woo the cash-only customer by providing alternative payment methods.
The Dow closed above 11,000 for the first time since early May on hopes the Federal Reserve would step in to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft fell.
Stocks added to gains as the close neared, with the Dow rising above the 11,000 mark, as investors anticipated the weak jobs report would prompt the Federal Reserve to step in and spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft fell.
The Dow crossed the psychologically important 11,000 mark as investors anticipated the weak jobs report will prompt the Federal Reserve to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Verizon fell.
Stock index futures initially fell on the disappointing jobs report for September but then quickly recovered, but were still headed for a lower open.
At this point, the future of TV is still up in the air, if not over the air. But already, all kinds of on-demand variations are available in the form of set-top boxes.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Is the negative price action in cloud computing stocks a warning sign of what's to come? We've updated this post with even more insights and trades!
Negative action in the Nasdaq has triggered concern on the desk. Is the price action in cloud computing stocks a warning sign of what's to come?
The battle for your living room is heating up—tomorrow Logitech will unveil its Google TV box and next week Sony unveils its GoogleTV-enabled sets.
Today's NY Times article, "2 E-Books Cost More Than Amazon Hardcovers" has readers wondering - is this the beginning of the end for buying cheap ebooks?
Plus, get the “Mad Money” host’s economic outlook and calls on aerospace, the banks and more.
Readers of e-books may not be able to turn paper pages, lend their copies to friends or file them away on living room bookshelves. But they do have the comfort of knowing that they paid less for them than for hardcovers.