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  • Republican knives out for Obama's medical devices tax Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 5:25 PM ET

    Last week's elections will elevate Republican Senator Orrin Hatch, a long-standing opponent of the tax, to the chairmanship of the tax-writing finance committee in the Senate. Though no full-scale repeal of Obamacare is expected, even with the Senate under Republican control, the move against the device tax is part of efforts to chip away at the law.

  • Your first trade for Thursday Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:00 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade: FXC, EWZ, M, TLT

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 5- While the Republican Party won't assume its Senate majority until January, U.S. stock investors are already betting the new congressional makeup could lead to faster action on pipelines and trade agreements, sending energy shares higher on Wednesday. Part of the broader market's move came on relief that the Senate majority party was not in doubt;...

  • Early Movers: TWX, ATVI, PBPB, TRIP, GE & more Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:55 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Unknown election outcome is stocks' big fear Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Oct. 17, 2014.

    A handful of toss-up Senate races could hold the key to whether stocks glide through the end of the year or get hit with a fresh bout of volatility.

  • U.S. investors appear less concerned with whether Republicans take control of the Senate, as expected, or Democrats hang on to their majority by a slim margin. "If we have a really uncertain situation, where the Senate is divided and candidates are threatening recounts, that's really not good," said Robbert van Batenburg, director of market strategy at Newedge USA...

  • What's boosting healthiest sector in S&P this year Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    Health care has been on a tear in 2014, and there is still room for upside. Wall Street analysts are focusing on the following four trends.

  • Oct 15- Another proposed U.S. corporate tax "inversion" deal collapsed on Friday when Irish food group Fyffes Plc and larger U.S. rival Chiquita Brands International Inc called off an agreement to combine. It was the fourth such deal to unravel since the Treasury Department on Sept. 22 cracked down on inversions, deals in which a U.S. company acquires or sets up a...

  • BOSTON, Oct 22- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is investigating about two dozen cases of suspected cybersecurity flaws in medical devices and hospital equipment that officials fear could be exploited by hackers, a senior official at the agency told Reuters. The products under review by the agency's Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency...

  • Early movers: SYMC, YELP, MSFT, FDO, TSLA & more Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 7:37 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Your first trade for Monday Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 5:30 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade: FXC, EWZ, M, TLT

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Midday Movers: Media General, Noble, Yodlee & More Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 12:10 PM ET
    Wall Street New York Stock Exchange NYSE

    Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers.

  • Medtronic up sharply   Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 9:29 AM ET
    Medtronic up sharply

    CNBC's David Faber reports Medtronic is changing its source of cash for its deal to buy Covidien.

  • Health care inversions in jeopardy?   Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 3:12 PM ET
    Health care inversions in jeopardy?

    Discussing how new government rules could impact health care inversion deals, with CNBC's Meg Tirrell and Les Funtleyder, Esquared Asset Management.

  • Will new rules curb all tax inversions? Nah Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A Burger King Whopper and French fries are shown in Tiskilwa, Ill.

    The new tax-inversion rules will trip up a lot of companies but they're not going to stop the practice, says former asst US attorney Mitchell Epner.

  • These 3 hot health-care stocks look strong: Pro Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 2:49 PM ET
    New tax guidelines; Pain for stocks?

    Health-care stocks still have upside, Dan Chai of Iguana Healthcare Partners says.

  • Midday movers: AbbVie, Burger King, CarMax & more Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    Some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Tax inversion move: Bitter pill for deals to swallow Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 8:46 AM ET

    The US government has been promising a crackdown on tax inversion deals for months. Yet the measures announced Monday may not be disincentive enough.

  • Treasury takes actions to deter tax inversions Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 6:00 PM ET
    Jack Lew

    The issue of so-called tax inversions has been a major policy point for President Barack Obama over the past few months.

  • Capital pains: Medtronic inversion ires investors Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 1:30 PM ET
    Medtronic Chairman and Chief Executive Omar Ishrak.

    Medtronic's plan to reimburse execs and directors for $63 million in excise taxes from a tax inversion draws heat from shareholders.