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  • Dow 12,000 By Summer? Wednesday, 14 Apr 2010 | 5:22 PM ET

    Good earnings? Check! Good economic data? Check. Is everything is lining up for a big summer?

  • Halftime: Go Long Citi, Amex & Others In JPMorgan's Wake Wednesday, 14 Apr 2010 | 1:28 PM ET

    Strong results from Intel and CSX powered Wednesday's rally, however it’s JPMorgan that may present the best trading opportunities.

  • Of all the forthcoming earnings this week, what's the most important 'tell' for this market?

  • UPDATE: Intel Earnings Preview Monday, 12 Apr 2010 | 5:38 PM ET

    After Alcoa, the next Dow component to report will be Intel. What should you expect and how should you trade?

  • Intel Earnings Preview Friday, 9 Apr 2010 | 5:45 PM ET

    After Alcoa, the next Dow component to report will be Intel. What should you expect and how should you trade?

  • My 6 Winning Tech Stocks: Portfolio Manager Thursday, 4 Feb 2010 | 11:38 AM ET

    Technology bellwether Cisco reported earnings and sales on Wednesday that topped analysts’ expectations. Does this signal better news for the rest of the sector? David Eiswert, vices president and portfolio manager at T. Rowe Price Associates shared his favorite tech plays.

  • KLA-Tencor Shares: What Options Are Saying Tuesday, 15 Dec 2009 | 1:59 PM ET

    KLA-Tencor has been sitting right around $36 for two weeks, but new put buying shows concern about the downside.

  • Applied Materials is seeing upside options activity after a strong sector report and ahead of two industry conferences, including one that opens today.

  • 3 'Clear Sailing' Mid-Caps For Investors: Strategist Wednesday, 11 Nov 2009 | 2:09 PM ET

    Investors ought to consider putting their money into some mid-cap stocks, said Patrick Dunkerley, lead portfolio manager at Scout Mid Cap Fund.

  • A New '09 High For The Dow Friday, 9 Oct 2009 | 4:19 PM ET

    Dow closes at 52-week high, S&P 500 just behind. Big week for commodity stocks, with many up double digits.

  • Traders Bullish on Applied Materials on Expected Rally Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 | 8:47 AM ET

    Options action turned bullish on Applied Materials yesterday as investors bet that it would rally into the autumn.

  • Options Suddenly Love Chip Equipment Maker Wednesday, 1 Jul 2009 | 12:59 PM ET

    Options trading turned bullish on this chip equipment maker as at least one investor positioned for a near-term pop in the shares. Which company is it?

  • Mad Mail: Biz Cycle Driving Chip Stocks Tuesday, 28 Apr 2009 | 8:16 PM ET

    Cramer explains why even some of his least favorite semiconductor companies are buys right now.

  • Chip Maker Options Spike as Shares Rally Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 12:57 PM ET

    Options activity spiked early Tuesday for Micron Technology, which has been rallying in the face of a dismal outlook in the chip industry. This morning, right out of the gate, the MU March 4 calls lit up OptionMonster's tracking systems, as buyers jumped in to snap up more than the open interest...

  • Lightning Round: Comcast, Genentech, ING and More Wednesday, 28 Jan 2009 | 12:35 AM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Novellus Shares, Options Boil on Takeover Rumors Wednesday, 7 Jan 2009 | 3:26 PM ET

    Novellus is seeing strong call activity — even though its shares are trading lower as takeover rumors are circulating on the trading floors. More than 7,000 calls traded against 575 puts this morning, dwarfing the average December call volume of 810 contracts per day. Volume was also heavy in the NVLS shares themselves.

  • S&P's New "Buy 'Em Like Buffett" Stock Screen Friday, 5 Sep 2008 | 6:45 PM ET
    The new Apple iPhone is seen Friday, June 29, 2007 in New York.  (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

    Twice each year, Standard and Poor's runs a stock screen, designed to find stocks that Warren Buffett might find attractive based on his general investment philosophy.  The new list has just been released.  Guess what well-known name is missing this time around.  (Pay no attention to the picture on the left.)

  • Quick Market Stats: Week of 8/8 Friday, 8 Aug 2008 | 5:44 PM ET

    All major U.S. Indices ended the week in positive territory, led by a 4.46% gain in the NASDAQ Composite Index. Commodity prices continued to fall broadly across the board, with oil prices tumbling $9.90 this week.

  • Pops & Drops: Hershey, China Mobile... Tuesday, 27 May 2008 | 6:44 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Hershey and Flowserve popped while China Mobile and Archer Daniels Midland dropped.

  • Applied Materials Outlook Disappoints, Shares Fall Wednesday, 14 Nov 2007 | 6:38 PM ET

    Applied Materials the largest supplier of tools for making microchips, gave a profit forecast on Wednesday that was far below Wall Street expectations, sending shares down 5 percent.