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  • Stocks rallied Thursday, logging the highest close since November, despite a late-afternoon pullback.

  • Stocks rallied Thursday as investors were encouraged by the latest jobless report and round of corporate earnings.

  • Stocks rallied Thursday as investors were encouraged by the latest jobless report and round of corporate earnings.

  • Ah, we're back to the Good Old Days...of last week. Stock futures have been higher all night...the dollar is down after a two-day rally, the Shanghai Composite Index has rallied 1.7 percent after dropping 5 percent yesterday after the People's Bank of China assured investors that they would keep a relatively loose monetary policy, commodities are rallying...initial jobless claims were about inline with expectations.

  • Futures indicated a higher open for Wall Street on Thursday as investors were encouraged by the latest jobless report and round of corporate earnings.

  • Dow Chemical reported a surprise quarterly profit, excluding special items, Thursday and also said that the U.S. economy has bottomed.

  • Dow Chemical could provide compelling insights into the recovery when they report on Thursday, but only if you know what to look for!

  • The latest durable goods report triggered new reasons to worry about the economy. Can you still profit in this tape?

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    Investors are looking for glimmers of economic hope in the everyday basics, from cereal to pens to cleaning supplies.

  • They’ve come a long way in 12 months. Here’s an up-to-date snapshot of where they are now.

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  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Dow Chemical and CBS popped while Harman International and Tyson dropped.

  • It is now four weeks since the S&P 500 hit its recent closing high of 946.21 on June 12.  The benchmark index is down 6.7% since then and some components have been hit harder than others bringing dividend yields back up again.  Here is a screen for companies that have been beaten up but might have good value in the longer term.

  • "I think the market is going to struggle a little bit," said Cashin. "I think the wording of the Fed statement in the middle of the week is key. Can they take care of the 'bond vigilantes' and start to bring mortgage rates back down?"

  • Stocks are weaker, the dollar is up, as the World Bank has cut its 2009 global growth forecast, saying the world economy will shrink 2.9 percent, worse than prior predictions of a decline of 1.7 percent, and noting that a retreat from emerging market investments will deepen poverty in less developed countries.

  • Investors appear keen on remaining nimble during the last hours of Friday's trade. Will quadruple witching trigger a wild close?

  • Unemployment hit 8.9 percent in April and some predict that number could climb over 10 percent in 2009 as major companies further streamline operations to combat the recession.  While some industries are more labor intensive than others, employee productivity is a key measure that managers and investors look at when evaluating performance.  Take a look at which companies are squeezing the most out their shrinking workforces.

  • Thursday’s segment was more of a send-off than induction, and that’s good news for this CEO. Plus, find out why SolarWinds is not what it appears to be.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Honeywell and Transocean popped while Dow Chemical and Las Vegas Sands dropped.