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  • Today's market weakness: the fact that we are beginning what is traditionally the weakest month of the year made traders jittery right at the outset; three separate events after stocks opened moved stocks down.

  • As investors debate whether the stock market gains are sustainable, Barry Knapp, Barclays Capital Managing Director, believes that it is time to be very selective with stocks. 

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • The recovery trade continues today. Cyclicals are notably outperforming more defensive names once again, with the Morgan Stanley Cyclical Index is up 3 percent, while the Morgan Stanley Consumer Index is up just 0.75 percent. This extends the recent trend that has taken place during the current summer rally.

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    Let’s call this what it is: A new bull market in stocks has emerged from the ashes of the financial meltdown and the deep recession that followed. And it’s signaling the onset of economic recovery.

  • 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.

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

  • 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.