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  • Tamminen: Measuring Carbon—Just Imagine Monday, 12 Oct 2009 | 1:22 PM ET
    The Carbon Challenge - A CNBC Special Report - See Complete Coverage

    New standards and models are being developed around the world for how to measure things that don’t have a smokestack, driving even more business to this new business of carbon counting.

  • What Were the Dow's Components in 1999? Monday, 12 Oct 2009 | 12:58 PM ET

    The markets are higher today, with the Dow reaching within 68 points of 10,000 in this morning's trading.  The Dow, which closed on Friday at a new high for 2009 at 9864.94 is currently trading near October 2008 levels, as it also managed to reach a new intraday peak for 2009 today at 9931.82.

  • Highest Dividend Yields of the Dow Monday, 12 Oct 2009 | 7:29 AM ET

    Two and a half months away from the end of the year and the average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has continued to fall since the market lows.  See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.

  • Market 360: The Week's Best & Worst Friday, 9 Oct 2009 | 5:18 PM ET

    U.S. stocks posted their strongest weekly performance since mid-July, with all indexes rising nearly 4% or greater for the week. 

  • JP Morgan Releases Upbeat Ad Insights Wednesday, 7 Oct 2009 | 9:56 AM ET

    Good news on the advertising outlook from J.P. Morgan, which this morning revealed some upbeat results from a proprietary survey about ad spending for the second half of the year.

  • Favre's Matchup Against Packers Breaks Cable Record Tuesday, 6 Oct 2009 | 5:07 PM ET

    Monday Night's game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers has broken the record for the most watched sporting event on cable television.

  • Disney

    Monday night Disney appointed Rich Ross, the president of Disney Channels Worldwide, to take the post of Chairman of Walt Disney Studios, in hopes the success of its global Disney Channel will translate to the big screen.  

  • Conde Nast Takes an Ax to Its Magazines Monday, 5 Oct 2009 | 4:56 PM ET

    When news got out that Conde Nast was cutting 25 percent from many of its magazines' budgets, industry insiders speculated some magazines would cut back on the number of annual issues and that it would shutter one of its two food magazines. So today's news comes as a surprise: the publisher is shuttering Gourmet magazine, as well as Cookie, Modern Bride and Elegant Bride Magazine.

  • Market 360: The Week's Best & Worst Friday, 2 Oct 2009 | 5:01 PM ET

    All major U.S. Indexes declined 1.8% or more for the week, logging weekly losses for a 2-straight week. A pullback in Industrials, a worse than expected ISM Manufacturing September reading, and continued weakness in the U.S. jobs data also pushed the CBOE Volatility Index (.VIX) up by 11.8% for the week.

  • Now may be the time to take profits on many of your winners and add to names that can weather a bit of an economic setback, according to the Fast Money gang.

  • 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.

  • Are We Prime For a Historic Tech M&A Surge? Thursday, 1 Oct 2009 | 1:10 PM ET
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    Cisco's play for Tandberg is a real sign of the times for cash rich tech companies. Here's a company trading at or near its 52-week high, and yet dips into its swollen coffers and pays for the $3 billion deal all in cash. And why not, with $35 billion in cash on the balance sheet, Cisco can certainly afford it.

  • Your First Move For Thursday October 1st Wednesday, 30 Sep 2009 | 6:35 PM ET

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

  • Pops & Drops: Nike, Biogen... Wednesday, 30 Sep 2009 | 5:49 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Nike and Huntington Bancshares popped while Biogen and Saks dropped.

  • Strategist Sees 'Real' Topline Growth in Q1 2010 Tuesday, 29 Sep 2009 | 6:24 PM ET

    The quarter ends on Wednesday and so far, 197 companies have posted positive outlooks while 282 companies posted negative. Will earnings be the market’s next challenge? Craig Peckham, equity trading strategist at Jefferies & Co., and Ashwani Kaul, global head of research at Thomson Reuters, shared their insights.

  • My One on One With Kobe Bryant Tuesday, 29 Sep 2009 | 4:05 PM ET
    Kobe Bryant

    "About five or six years ago, I got together with my team, and we started our own marketing company, and decided to tweak some things. Go in a different direction a little bit, and a lot of patience and perseverance and working with brilliant people, and here we are," Kobe Bryant tells me in an exclusive interview.

  • Disney's First Digital Subscription: Online Books Tuesday, 29 Sep 2009 | 10:19 AM ET
    Disney

    Today Disney announced the first-ever digital children's book platform, which also happens to be the media giant's first digital subscription business.

  • A New York Stock Exchange trader.

    After missing in action for much of this year's stock rally, mergers and acquisitions are making a big comeback.

  • Market 360: The Week's Best & Worst Friday, 25 Sep 2009 | 5:39 PM ET

    U.S. stocks broke two weeks of consecutive gains to finish in the red Friday.  Despite of the pullback this week, all major indices remain on track to finish the quarter up 13% or greater.

  • Sports Radio Web Site Making Waves Friday, 25 Sep 2009 | 12:15 PM ET
    Sports Radio Interviews

    When Cowboys great Tony Dorsett made fiery comments about Tony Romo, I saw it first on a small independent Web site. When Minnesota Vikings great Fran Tarkenton bashed Brett Favre, I saw it first on a small independent Web site. How did this site get the scoop? Because its founder was listening when no one else was.