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  • Futures Tumble Amid Ongoing Economic Fears Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011 | 9:08 AM ET

    Futures continued to decline Wednesday after the previous session's sharp rally as investors remained cautious over the prospects for the U.S. economy and the ongoing euro zone crisis.

  • Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

  • Farr: Markets Behaving Badly Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 11:18 AM ET

    Most of the pundits had expected a relief rally in stocks following a resolution to the debt ceiling crisis. That did not happen. So what gives? Why is the market behaving so poorly despite the hard-fought compromise by lawmakers?

  • Out of Work

    Private sector payrolls rose at a faster pace than expected in July, but a surprising increase in layoffs helped push the number of announced  jobs cuts to a 16-month high, separate reports showed.

  • A new wave of corporate layoffs could pick up momentum if the economy does not kick into a higher gear soon — and that has traders thinking Friday's US jobs report may be a huge disappointment.

  • Dow Logs 8-Day Loss, S&P Negative for Year Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 4:20 PM ET

    Stocks sold off sharply to end at session lows Tuesday with the Dow down for an eighth day amid economic worries and even after President Obama signed a bill to avoid a debt default.

  • Dow Tumbles 100 Ahead of Senate Vote Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 11:23 AM ET

    Stocks declined Tuesday amid worries over economic growth and as a last-minute congressional deal to raise the U.S. debt ceiling failed to ease worries about a possible U.S. credit downgrade.

  • Futures Slide Amid Credit Downgrade Fears Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 8:36 AM ET

    Futures were lower Tuesday after news personal spending in June declined for the first time since September 2009 and as a last-minute congressional deal to raise the U.S. debt ceiling failed to ease worries about a possible U.S. credit downgrade.

  • Corporate Layoffs Increase as Economy Sputters Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 7:01 PM ET

    A new wave of corporate layoffs could pick up momentum if the economy does not kick into a higher gear soon.

  • Dow Ends Lower for 7th Session Ahead of Vote Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 4:35 PM ET

    Stocks clawed back from session lows ahead of a crucial vote in Washington on the debt deal, but still ended lower Monday following a dismal manufacturing report in addition to renewed worries over some euro zone countries.

  • The Key to Trading Today Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 9:29 AM ET

    The key to trading today is July ISM, which comes at 10am ET. With the exception of May, it has been above 55 for a year. Unfortunately, the whisper numbers are fairly weak...with some estimates as lows as 52. Still expanding, but not very vigorously.

  • Futures Climb Over 1% on Debt Limit Deal Monday, 1 Aug 2011 | 8:46 AM ET

    Futures surged Monday, after top U.S. lawmakers sealed a deal to raise the debt ceiling one day ahead of a deadline for a potential default.

  • Out of Work

    Thousands of layoffs were announced in just the past week, and that trend could continue if economic growth does not start to pick up speed.

  • Stocks Retreat Ahead of Debt Vote; Vix Gains Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 4:26 PM ET

    Stocks reversed course in the final hour of trading to end lower Thursday amid thin volume as investors nervously awaited a key vote on a bill to cut the U.S. deficit in Congress this evening.

  • Stocks Lose Steam Ahead of Vote; Techs Gain Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 3:44 PM ET

    Stocks declined in the final hour of trading Thursday amid thin volume as investors nervously awaited a key vote on a bill to cut the U.S. deficit in Congress this evening.

  • Stocks Advance, Led by Techs; Vix Declines Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 12:03 PM ET

    Stocks added to gains Thursday, led by techs, after a handful of positive economic news and ahead of a key vote on a bill to cut the U.S. deficit in Congress.  

  • Futures Climb After Jobless Claims News Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 8:41 AM ET

    Futures gained Thursday after weekly jobless claims fell more than expected, but investors continue remain on edge ahead of a key vote on a bill to cut the U.S. deficit in Congress.

  • Asia's Private Banks Struggle in Tough Market Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 3:37 AM ET

    Emerging Asia’s wealthy are getting richer twice as fast as their peers in other regions. For private banks, which generally seek clients with at least $1 million in investable assets, that sounds like a licence to print money. The FT reports.

  • Biggest Banks Face Capital Clampdown Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 9:06 PM ET

    Global regulators are poised to set tighter capital requirements for about 30 of the world’s biggest banks, to ensure the next financial crisis can be contained, the FT reports.

  • Stocks Gain Sharply, Dow Climbs Above 12,000 Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 | 11:17 AM ET

    Stocks rallied over 1 percent Tuesday following a handful of economic data that helped boost investor confidence and after China's robust industrial production report.