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    Since the market’s low on March 9, it’s become increasingly apparent that technology is a standout sector. Here are two ETFs that may help simplify your tech investing.

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    With a 95% market share in the chips that power mobile handsets, you can see why Cramer likes the stock.

  • U.S. stocks managed to close the week in positive territory, up about 1% or greater.  The Dow Jones industrial average settled above the 10,000-level twice this week, reaching its highest close in a year.

  • Stocks slid at the open on Friday after two consecutive trading days of the Dow closing above 10,000. So where should investors be looking now? Kent Croft, CIO and portfolio manager at Croft Value Fund, shared his market strategy.

  • The Dow pulled off a nearly 50-point  gain Thursday after a topsy-turvy session as the boost from oil's rally ultimately beat out disappointment in earnings from Goldman Sachs and Citigroup.

  • Traders applied the brakes Thursday, a day after the Dow topped 10,000, as Goldman Sachs and Citigroup proved no match for Wall Street's inflated earnings expectations.

  • Bonds are the anchor of an investor's portfolio, but they need to be played defensively, said Jim Keegan, portfolio manager of 5-star rated RidgeWorth Total Return Bond fund.

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    Stocks opened lower on Thursday after the Dow closed above 10,000 on Wednesday for the first time since last October. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, said the 10,000 number is not that significant and offered his market outlook.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of UnitedHealth and CSX Corp popped while LDK Solar and Chesapeake Energy dropped.

  • The S&P 500 reached a new 52-week high this morning, following strong quarterly reports from JPMorgan and Intel.  As investors cheered the news, a total of 111 stocks in the S&P 500 hit new 52-week highs in today's trading session.

  • Financials are leading stocks higher as the Dow marches toward the critical 10,000 milestone. So how high can we go this year? Dan Genter, president, CEO and CIO of RNC Genter Capital Management and Dan Fitzpatrick, president at Stockmarket Mentor, discussed their market outlooks.

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  • Stocks ended mostly lower Tuesday after J&J's revenue miss stirred worries about this earnings season.

  • The Carbon Disclosure Project has been tracking the carbon footprint of S&P-500 members since 2003. This year, for the first time, its report ranks companies based on their plans and actions taken to reduce emissions. (Past surveys it focused on relative disclosure.) This year, 332 companies responded to the voluntary survey, vs. 321 a year ago This year, the project actually applied a performance metric, but since it is a pilot program has opted not to release specific scores. Instead, it has r

    The Carbon Disclosure Project has been tracking the carbon footprint of S&P-500 members since 2003. We've also included their total 2008 emissions where available.

  • Stocks or commodities? David Chalupnik, head of equities at First American Funds, told investors where they should be looking.

  • Investors are keeping their eyes on earnings and Dow 10,000—so what does it mean for your portfolio and how should you be positioning yourself right now? Jim Lacamp, portfolio manager and advisor at Macroportfolio Advisors and Craig Peckham, equity trading strategist at Jefferies & Co. weighed in.

  • Stocks skidded Tuesday as earnings season took a turn for the worse. After a few companies delivered what analysts want to see this quarter, improvement in revenue, J&J delivered more of the same from last quarter.

  • As the earnings season gets underway, a total of 85 S&P stocks or about 17% of companies in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs so far in today's trading session. 

  • The Dow closed at a 52-week high on Friday and is now less than 200 points away from the psychologically important 10,000 level. What's the trade?