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  • Warner Brothers Bids for Midway Games Assets Thursday, 21 May 2009 | 5:47 PM ET
    Warner Brothers

    Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. has made a $33 million bid for the majority of U.S. assets held by "Mortal Kombat" video game franchise owner Midway Games Inc., which filed for bankruptcy earlier this year.

  • Follow The Mutual Fund Leader Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 7:48 PM ET

    Cramer says that sometimes it’s downright simple to figure out where all that cash is headed.

  • Rallied Denied As Financials Fail Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 5:43 PM ET

    The bears seized control of the stock market on Wednesday; and intense selling into the close left both the Dow and S&P in the red for the day.

  • Saving Hollywood Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 3:20 PM ET
    DVDs in a computer's disc drives.

    Even with Pirate Bay convicted, the studios need to figure out a digital strategy.

  • Next Gaming Breakthrough Could be Free, Sort Of Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 1:15 PM ET

    Delivering free games on mobile platforms may not seem like a great business model, but Trip Hawkins, CEO of mobile gaming leader Digital Chocolate and founder of Electronic Arts, sees it as the next great growth opportunity in the gaming industry.

  • Dow Earnings Season Complete Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 11:47 AM ET

    Hewlett Packard reported earnings after the bell yesterday, and met analyst expectations.  All 30 Dow stocks have now reported -- here is a summary of how the season stacked up.

  • Outperforming Dow Components Since Market Low Friday, 15 May 2009 | 1:35 PM ET
    Name That Stock

    Market Trivia Question: Which four stocks have more than doubled since the market’s current low back in March? As investors debate whether the market rally still "has legs," four Dow components have more than doubled since the Dow hit a multi-year low.

  • Prep Your Portfolio for Inflation: Art Hogan Friday, 15 May 2009 | 11:14 AM ET

    We are seeing a decrease in negative [economic] news, and the markets are in a pretty good shape, said Arthur Hogan, managing director at Jeffries.

  • How To Size Up Tech Stocks Friday, 15 May 2009 | 10:36 AM ET

    With the sector leading the stock market’s charge, it’s tempting to jump in. These tips may help you pick companies with staying power.

  • Cramer’s New Favorite Internet Stock? Thursday, 14 May 2009 | 7:54 PM ET

    The endorsement of this company might surprise you.

  • Sales of Video Games, Systems Plunged in April Thursday, 14 May 2009 | 6:48 PM ET

    Game software sales came in at just over $1 billion, a 23 percent drop compared to the 2008 numbers, according to market research firm NPD Group. The 2008 numbers were bolstered by blockbuster titles "Grand Theft Auto IV" and "Mario Kart Wii"—and a stronger economic climate.

  • Sony Hints It May Cut Prices on PS3 Game System Thursday, 14 May 2009 | 4:36 PM ET
    Sony Playstation 3

    With all the attention on Sony’s first net loss in 14 years Thursday, another announcement that was overlooked. Sony, while avoiding the words precisely, all but confirmed that a price cut is coming for the PlayStation 3 this year.

  • Invest in These 5-Star Picks: Strategist Thursday, 14 May 2009 | 1:39 PM ET

    How does a five-star fund manager approach investing when uncertainty is high? “Every recession we’ve had has ended and this one will end as well,” said Robert Zagunis, 5-star portfolio manager at Jensen Investment Management.

  • Highest Dividend Yields of the Dow Wednesday, 13 May 2009 | 8:45 AM ET

    With stocks rallying for over 2 months now, dividend yields continue to fall back to Earth.  The average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has fallen nearly 30% since the rally began in early March.  See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.

  • New Hires Get Less Pay As Jobs Remain Scarce Tuesday, 12 May 2009 | 4:11 PM ET

    With nearly 14 million Americans unemployed, a growing number of people are competing for a dwindling number of job openings, allowing some employers to drive down pay and benefits for new hires.

  • Microsoft Debt Deal Not A Sign Of Pending Purchase Tuesday, 12 May 2009 | 11:51 AM ET
    Microsoft

    I know everyone is getting all hot and bothered about Microsoft’s $3.75 billion debt deal, speculating it is a forerunner to a coming acquisition by the software giant. But based on what I’m hearing, investors bracing for a big deal in the near term can relax.

  • Market Pulls Back After Strong Week Monday, 11 May 2009 | 5:35 PM ET

    The S&P 500 fell on Monday as investors booked profits in financial sector with comments made by widely followed banking analyst Whitney Tilson on CNBC fueling the sell-off.

  • Tech Will Lead S&P to 1047: Strategist Monday, 11 May 2009 | 4:52 PM ET

    This market rally has legs, and we think the S&P 500 will reach 1047, said Brian Belski, chief investment strategist at Oppenheimer.

  • Administration Plans to Strengthen Antitrust Rules Monday, 11 May 2009 | 6:52 AM ET

    President Obama’s top antitrust official this week plans to restore an aggressive enforcement policy against corporations that use their market dominance to elbow out competitors or to keep them from gaining market share.

  • Market 360: The Week's Best & Worst Friday, 8 May 2009 | 4:59 PM ET

    On a week dominated by the stress test for the banks, a rally in Financials, and the jobs report lending to increased optimism that the recession may be easing; the markets extend their rally to 9-straight weeks for the NASDAQ, and an almost 6% weekly gain for the S&P 500.