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Stocks bounced off their worst levels but still ended in negative territory Monday, as initial euphoria over Cyprus fizzled and even after Eurogroup head's Jeroen Dijsselbloem backtracked on his previous comments that the island nation's bailout is a template for bank rescues.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Cramer is seeing signs of a bull market in retailers and blue chip stocks and said a significant revaluation is happening right now as investors shift to tried-and-true companies.
Cyprus is triggering a relief rally on Wall Street, but the jig may not be up yet.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Monday as shares in Europe and Asia rallied in early trade after Cyprus secured a last-minute bailout, narrowly avoiding a collapse in its banking system.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open Monday:
March 25- Dollar General Corp said on Monday that its sales growth this year could surpass the strength it saw in 2012, as selling more food and other basics helps drive gains despite consumers' concerns about the economy.
Dollar General posted a higher quarterly profit on Monday as increased sales of food and other basics helped drive growth despite consumers' concerns about the economy.
March 25- Dollar General Corp posted a higher quarterly profit on Monday as increased sales of food and other basics helped drive growth despite consumers' concerns about the economy. The discount chain earned $317.4 million, or 97 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended on Feb. 1, up from $292.5 million, or 85 cents per share, a year earlier.
*Profit 97 cents per share vs analysts' view 90 cents. March 25- Dollar General Corp said on Monday sales growth this year could surpass the strength it saw in 2012 as demand for food and other goods, including cigarettes, helps drive gains despite consumers' concerns about the economy. Dollar General asserts that it can do well in a tough economy.
NEW YORK, March 24- U.S. stocks could break through to all-time closing highs this week, but it could depend on a solution to Cyprus' fiscal woes. Cyprus faces a Monday deadline to avert a collapse of its banking system.
With the quarter quickly drawing to a close, Jim Cramer thinks the week ahead could be whopper.
NEW YORK, March 22- U.S. stocks could break through to all-time closing highs next week- provided a resolution to the fiscal woes of Cyprus satisfies investors.
March 21- American Realty Capital Properties Inc said on Thursday that it was "surprised but disappointed" that Cole Credit Property Trust III Inc's had rejected its $5.7 billion buyout offer, but said it remains committed to the offer.
*American Realty offers $5.7 bln in cash and stock. *American Realty asks Cole Credit to call off merger with external adviser.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
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CNBC's Jim Cramer sees an important divergence between high end retailers and the rest of the sector.