U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open as caution sets in ahead of this week's key risk events.
Industrials and material stocks were among the day's biggest gainers, while the technology sector ended lower, weighed down by big tech.
Cramer thinks bulls could be looking at some tough sledding next week. Here's what's on his calendar.
Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
PARIS, April 24- Pernod Ricard said it was buying Kenwood Vineyards to beef up its premium wines portfolio in the United States, the French drinks company's biggest market, and was looking for more small-scale acquisitions.
It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
LONDON, April 7- U.S. drinks company Brown-Forman is one of several parties considering second-round bids for the Whyte& Mackay whisky business, expected to fetch around 350 million pounds, said three people familiar with the matter.
European stocks closed in positive territory on Friday, amid increasing hopes of an ECB bond-buying program and after U.S jobs figures.
LONDON, April 4- European shares edged higher on Friday, heading for a ninth straight day of gains, as investors bet a jobs report would show recent weakness in the U.S. economy was caused by a harsh winter and its recovery was on track. Societe Generale predicted that better weather and demand for workers led employers to add 275,000 jobs.
LONDON, April 4- European shares advanced for a ninth straight session on Friday, with investors betting a U.S. jobs report would show recent economic weakness was due to the cold winter and that the recovery remains on track.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday.
Make no mistake, said Jim Cramer, next week will be all about the forthcoming jobs number.
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U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open on Wednesday, ahead of several economic indicators which could give an idea as to how Friday's non-farm payrolls number will read.
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U.S. stock index futures pared their early losses to trade flat Wednesday following sharp losses in the previous session, but worries of a potential military strike against Syria continued to weigh.
FedEx, Jack Daniels and Volkswagen also have origins or significant North American investments in Tennessee, Gov. Bill Haslam says.