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  • Stocks Slide After Dismal Economic News Friday, 2 Oct 2009 | 10:03 AM ET

    Stocks opened lower Friday after disappointing reports on jobs and manufacturing.

  • Futures Tumble on Unemployment Report Friday, 2 Oct 2009 | 9:09 AM ET

    Stock index futures plunged as September nonfarm payroll declines were far worse than Wall Street estimates.

  • Friday Look Ahead: Stocks Hang on Monthly Jobs Report Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 6:25 PM ET
    Unemployment Line

    Wall Street's bears have the upper hand ahead of Friday's September jobs report, expected to show a decline in September of about 200,000 non-farm payrolls and an unemployment rate of 9.8 percent.

  • Dow Drops Over 200; GE, Comcast Slide Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 5:57 PM ET

    The Dow fell more than 2 percent Thursday, it's largest one-day loss since right before the summer rally began, as a weak ISM reading rattled confidence in the recovery. Shares of both GE and Comcast fell amid buzz that the two are in talks about GE's NBC Universal unit.

  • Stocks tumbled on the first day of the quarter and Dave Rovelli, managing director at Canaccord Adams, and Warren Meyers, CEO of Walter J. Dowd,  said this may be an opportunity for bears to seize control.

  • S&P May Continue to Push Higher: Strategist Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 4:34 PM ET

    The S&P 500 could continue to push higher as investors "climb a wall of worry," said Phil Roberts from Barclays Capital.

  • NBC

    General Electric and Comcast are discussing a deal in which GE would spin off its NBC Universal unit and merge the  new company with the content assets of  Comcast, CNBC has learned.  The deal is far from certain.

  • What are Media Conglomerates Worth? Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 2:06 PM ET

    As David Faber reported, General Electric and Comcast are in talks to spin off GE's NBC Universal, parent of CNBC, into a new company that will be merged with the content assets of Comcast.  What might this deal be worth?  Start by looking at comparable valuations.

  • 10% Correction Coming in Oct-Nov: Strategist Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 1:06 PM ET

    During October and November, we could see up to a 10 percent correction in developed equity markets and 20 to 25 percent in emerging equity markets, said Bob Parker from Credit Suisse.

  • Unemployment May Hit 10.3% by March 2010: Economist Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 11:52 AM ET

    Stocks tumbled Thursday after disappointing ISM manufacturing and initial jobless claims reports. Is the economy taking a breather or should investors prepare for a possible second "dip" in the recession? John Lonski, chief economist at Moody’s Investors Service shared his outlook.

  • Stocks Tumble After ISM Report Falls Short Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 11:05 AM ET

    Stocks tumbled Thursday after a disappointing ISM report on manufacturing piled on to worries about the economic recovery.

  • Futures Dip as Quarter Opens; BofA Gains Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 8:41 AM ET

    Futures indicated a slightly lower open for Wall Street on Thursday, as caution over the state of U.S. recovery tempered anticipation that the global economy would gather momentum in the final three months of 2009.

  • Warner Brothers

    The movie industry has been ruled by very specific rules about how and when different home video formats are released. The idea is that home video -- DVDs and video-on-demand -- has to come out long enough after a theatrical film release to keep moviegoers driving to movie theaters and paying for tickets.

  • 3 Hot Consumer Stocks: Portfolio Manager Tuesday, 29 Sep 2009 | 9:55 AM ET

    U.S. consumers are still strapped, but some consumer stocks are on the rise, said Ron Sloan, senior portfolio manager at AIM Charter Fund. He shared his best consumer-related picks with CNBC.

  • Why One Big Trader is Grabbing Comcast Options Monday, 28 Sep 2009 | 4:00 PM ET

    Comcast started rallying this month, and one large investor expects it to keep moving higher through January.

  • Morgan Stanley CEO To Step Down Thursday, 10 Sep 2009 | 5:25 PM ET

    In the after hours, traders were trying to get a handle on Morgan Stanley’s future after learning that CEO John Mack is stepping down.

  • Fall TV's Biggest Hit: HULU Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 10:27 PM ET

    The fall TV season starts this week and this year it'll be easier than ever to find all that content online-on Hulu. I sat down with Jason Kilar, the CEO of the two-year-old startup to hear where he thinks the company-and the industry-is headed next.

  • Mad Mail: Evaluating Companies with Cash On Hand Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 7:45 PM ET

    Plus, get Cramer's opinion on the mounting national debt and the growth possibilities for television providers who offer TV on your phone.

  • Disney-Marvel Acquisition Aftershocks Wednesday, 2 Sep 2009 | 8:49 AM ET
    Mickey Mouse

    Hollywood is still reeling from the news that Disney is acquiring Marvel Entertainment and all the other media giants are trying to figure out what this means for their businesses and what other acquisitions it will prompt. One Hollywood insider who works for a rival said with a shudder: "Disney's always been an 800 pound gorilla, but now its power with retailers like Wal-Mart is going to be out of control."

  • As Internet Turns 40, Barriers Threaten Its Growth Monday, 31 Aug 2009 | 4:34 AM ET

    Goofy videos weren't on the minds of Len Kleinrock and his team at UCLA when they began tests 40 years ago on what would become the Internet. Neither was social networking, for that matter, nor were most of the other easy-to-use applications that have drawn more than a billion people online.