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  • The Dow industrials moved higher, backing away from bear-market territory, as oil prices pulled back.

  • Stocks opened mixed Monday but momentum quickly faded and within the first 30 minutes, the Dow industrials were dancing in and out of bear-market territory.

  • H&R Block's world headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri.

    Tax preparer H&R Block said on Monday it swung to quarterly profit from a loss, beating estimates, as the weak dollar helped drive revenue 11 percent higher.

  • Traders are again seeking some short-term catalyst out of the stock market doldrums. It's likely we will get a one or two-day bounce as the new quarter begins tomorrow, but with oil remaining at a record and the dollar rally falling apart last week, that hope is thin gruel indeed.

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street after last week's carnage and with crucial nonfarm payrolls data coming on Thursday, a day early because of the July 4 holiday.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Investors will face a blitz of economic data in the holiday-shortened week, with the marquee number coming in Thursday's payrolls report for June.

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

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    In Friday’s Web Extra find out how the traders are playing H&R Block, oil inventories, the ECB and more in the week ahead.

  • Wall Street's bears have a serious grip on the stock market, a hold that can only add to volatility in the week ahead.

  • General Motors

    GM's shares  have plummeted to less than $12, the lowest level since 1955. That means the  world's largest auto maker has a stock market value of only about $7 billion.

  • The Dow closed at its lowest level in nearly two years after a downgrade on brokerage stocks and a slew of weak earnings and economic reports.  Several Dow components and several financial stocks hit multiyear lows, with the biggest shock coming from GM, which fell to its lowest in more than 50 years.

  • The Dow dropped to its lowest level in nearly two years after a downgrade on brokerage stocks and a slew of weak earnings and economic reports.  Several Dow components and several financial stocks hit multiyear lows, with the biggest shock coming from GM, which fell to its lowest in more than 50 years.

  • The Dow dropped to its lowest level in nearly two years after a downgrade on brokerage stocks and a slew of weak earnings and economic reports.  Several Dow components and several financial stocks hit multiyear lows, with the biggest shock coming from GM, which fell to its lowest in more than 50 years.

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    We ran out of time on TV for the Final Trades, but we've got plenty of time here. In the Web Extra, our gang gives you Monday's best trades, right now!

  • Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Sprint and Alcoa popped while Clear Channel and Tesoro dropped.

  • Plus, how do you know when a company's cash reserves are safe?

  • The tax play has regained its footing and is now crushing the competition. Find out why Cramer thinks this is just the beginning.

  • Enthusiasm for the Federal Reserve's actions to stem the credit crunch propelled the Dow Jones Industrial Average to a higher close Monday, a day when everyone expected a rout due to weekend fire sale of Bear Stearns.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average pared its losses Monday as the sell-off spurred by the fire sale of Bear Stearns wasn't as bad as expected.

  • Stocks plunged at the opening bell Monday as investors were spooked by the cash crisis at Bear Stearns that forced its sale for $2 a share to JP Morgan Chase.