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    Stocks climbed on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq up for a third straight day after encouraging news on the earnings front...

  • Stocks pulled off a gain — barely — as investors cheered earnings surprises from American Express and others amid an underlying buzz of anxiety about the economy.

  • General Electric, down $0.60 after the close (about 5 percent), as Moody's has announced they have placed GE and GE Capital's long-term debt ratings on review for possible downgrade.


    More companies announced layoffs on Tuesday as the employment picture continued to dim.

  • Plus, get the Mad Money host's calls on General Electric, Home Depot, Lowe's and more.

  • Major indexes finished higher after a yo-yo session Monday, with banks ending mixed after several attempts at a rally.

  • The media have been flooded with articles and blogs complaining about the films, filmmakers and actors the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences snubbed this year. Everybody's got an opinion and took a vote.

  • Sports Biz with Darren Rovell -- On the Ground Coverage of the Super Bowl

    When the Super Bowl airs on NBC this Sunday a lot of people will be paying more attention to the commercials than the game itself, and this year those ads will be entering a whole new dimension.

  • Stocks rallied, led by banks, after a wobbly open Monday. The market also got a boost from a blockbuster pharma deal, which helped overshadow a gloomy outlook from Caterpillar and other earnings worries.

  • Stocks got a boost from a better-than-expected report on the housing market, which overshadowed Caterpillar's gloomy outlook and other earnings worries.


    Another round of layoffs was announced by big-name companies Monday, adding to the gloom over rising unemployment.

  • The Presidential inauguration just added fuel to Wall Street's fires of volatility during the week, but it was just part of the market picture.   Through it all, CNBC guests had plenty of suggestions about places for stock-market investors to put their money, as Courtney Reagan explains in this  edition of "The Week and You:"

  • Following a Historic-Presidential Inauguration, marked by heighten volatility in the markets, all major US indices finish the week in negative territory. 

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    Stocks fell on Friday, pressured by weak corporate earnings and concerns about the outlook for the rest of the year.

  • Stocks ended a topsy-turvy week mixed as techs and banks rallied but about half of the Dow finished the day in negative territory.

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    While Americans stock up on beer, Buffalo wings and pizza for their Super Bowl parties, marketers are hoping consumers pick up one more item this year: their 3-D glasses. Several big companies are building promotional campaigns around the big game to push new technology and programming options.

  • U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday as worries about earnings continued to rattle the market.

  • The Nasdaq launched a Government Relief Index on Jan. 5 to measure the performance of companies receiving TARP money, and now investors want a piece of the action.

  • U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday as worries about earnings continued to rattle the market.

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    Wall Street and Washington now favor a government-run entity to buy troubled assets from banks and other struggling financial firms.