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  • Stronger retail sales than expected (ex-auto up 0.5 percent, the best showing since November) has caused an 8-point pop in futures. Elsewhere: 1) Hewlett-Packard's $12.6 b deal for Electronic Data systems ($25.00 a share) is a direct challenge to IBM.

  • Whether consumers are willing to open their wallets is a big theme for Tuesday's markets. First, Wal-mart's quarterly earnings will be reported in the wee hours of Tuesday morning.

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    Stocks got off to a good start Monday with the Dow making triple digit gains for the week. What's the "Word on the Street?"

  • Stocks started the week off higher, led by financials and technology stocks. RIMM and MBIA rose, while HP declined.

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    Hewlett-Packard, the world's largest personal-computer maker, is close to a deal to buy technology outsourcing company Electronic Data Systems for $12 billion to $13 billion, a source told Reuters.

  • BT Group is in talks to sell its British data centers to the U.S. computer firm Hewlett-Packardfor 1.5 billion pounds ($2.93 billion), the Sunday Times reported.

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

  • Wall Street is increasingly worried that bubbling over oil prices will scald the economy and the stock market. That's just one concern for traders in the week ahead which also has inflation data, retail sales and housing numbers. There are also earnings reports, TV networks' upfronts for advertisers, and plenty of Fed, Fed, Fed.

  • Earnings season draws to a close next week with Wal-Mart and Hewlett-Packard the remaining Dow Components still left to report. Is there a last minute earnings trade here?

  • Earnings from McDermott, Wal-Mart, Deere and Hewlett-Packard should present some unique buying opportunities, Cramer says.

  • Back in 1957, Disneyland opened up a Jetsons-esque "Home of the Future" featuring all sorts of far-out gadgets like microwaves (!) and giant TVs (!). Some of them became realities in every American home. Others, like the floating furniture, well... Now, Disney is taking a whole new approach to the idea. I got a sneak peak at Disneyland's "Innoventions Dream Home," which opens in Tomorrowland on June 16.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

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    The chief investment officer of Philadelphia Trust Co. finds special encouragement in this week's positive news about consumer spending, and the smaller-than-expected decline in jobs.

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    The chief investment officer of Philadelphia Trust Co. finds special encouragement in this week's positive news about consumer spending, and the smaller-than-expected decline in jobs.

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    This week saw a Federal Reserve rate cut, better-than-expected consumer spending and jobs numbers, and the first climb of the Dow past 13,000 in nearly four months. So what stocks top the top traders' lists?

  • To give investors an edge, CNBC asked the market experts for their best trades going into the weekend. 

  • Hewlett-Packard's headquarters in Palo Alto, California.

    Hewlett-Packard scientists reported that they have designed a simple circuit element that they believe will make it possible to build tiny powerful computers, The New York Times reports.

  • Yup. Just look at some of the products this industrial's bringing to market.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • This industrial firm could rival Silicon Valley in terms of innovation, Cramer says.