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Stocks CVS Health Corp

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

  • Also, find out why trader Stephen Weiss says the massive merger of Express Scripts-Medco could help the bottom line at CVS.

  • Call to the Floor: CVS CEO

    Discussing what Washington needs to do to improve the tax code, with Larry Merlo, CVS CEO.

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  • The stock market continues to be very sensitive to headlines on EU and U.S. debt talks this week. The Dow is up over 140 points as of this writing and is just shy of this month’s highs. The blue chip index is now just less than 100 points below its 3-year high set back at the end of April.

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    Express Script’s deal to acquire Medco Health Solutions for roughly $29 billion in cash and stock is being applauded by ESRX shareholders, but the key constituency on whether this deal will happen is likely to be the Federal Trade Commission.

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    Perhaps no group was as relieved this afternoon by President Barack Obama’s announcement of a new plan to resolve the debt fight in Washington as corporate treasurers.

  • After appearing on "The Strategy Session" on Thursday, Leon Cooperman, billionaire chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors, continued the discussion off-air with David Faber about the stocks he's bullish on even in the shaky economy.

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  • Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Stocks closed modestly higher Friday in a light-volume session ahead of the Memorial Day holiday, led by materials. However, the major averages finished lower for the fourth consecutive week.

  • Stocks held onto modest gains Friday in a light-volume session ahead of the Memorial Day holiday, led by materials, as commodities gained on the heels of a weaker U.S. dollar.

  • So much for breaking the economic losing streak: for a moment, we were on the verge of breaking the two-week trend of economic news coming in well below expectations. Then pending existing home sales for April came in WAY BELOW expectations.

  • At an event last night to raise money for a fine charity, Wounded Warriors Family Support, a roomful of hedge fund traders were talking about the two big questions: 1) what the Fed will do post-QE2, and 2) why the market is holding up so well despite Europe and signs of a slowing economy in the U.S.

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    Leon Cooperman is one of the smartest hedge fund guys out there, but he faces the same dilemma as all of his colleagues and for that matter everyone else with money to invest.

  • The renown hedge fund manager shares his thoughts on the market.

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    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, May 5.

  • Stocks tumbled in the final hour of trading to close lower as investors took profits ahead of a key government jobs report on Friday, and as energy shares extended losses after crude oil plunged below $100.

  • Stocks tumbled in the final hour of trading as investors took profits ahead of a government jobs report on Friday, and as energy shares extended losses after crude oil plunged below $100.