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  • Google Makes a Case That It Isn’t So Big Monday, 29 Jun 2009 | 10:49 AM ET

    With all its riches, how can anyone call Google a "small" company, one that is vulnerable to competition and whose luck could turn any day? Dana Wagner is happy to explain, says the New York Times.

  • Recovery Seen in Second Half—but Will Stocks Care? Friday, 26 Jun 2009 | 8:26 PM ET
    Traders at New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks enter the second half of the year with trepidation, despite the fact that the economy may finally start to show real signs of recovery.

  • Dow Logs 2nd Straight Down Week; Techs Gain Friday, 26 Jun 2009 | 6:03 PM ET

    The Dow capped another down week with a loss Friday as investors shrugged off a surge in consumer sentiment and instead focused on the fact that consumers are squirreling away their money at a feverish pace. But techs gained after encouraging earnings from Palm.

  • Value Plays For the Rest of 2009: Strategists Friday, 26 Jun 2009 | 2:03 PM ET

    Worried you missed the latest run-up and now stocks are trading sideways? Don't fear—you can still get in the game. Donald Yacktman, president of Yacktman Asset Management, and Kent Croft, CIO of the Croft Value Fund, share their value plays for the second half of the year.

  • Red Hat: Best Stock In Best Sector Thursday, 25 Jun 2009 | 6:05 PM ET

    Shares of Red Hat have soared about 43% this year although they took a hard turn lower on Thursday. Smells like a trade!

  • Stocks Have Their Best Day in Weeks Thursday, 25 Jun 2009 | 5:33 PM ET

    Stocks had their best day in weeks Thursday after solid demand for another Treasury auction and encouraging earnings reports from retailer Bed, Bath & Beyond and homebuilder Lennar.

  • Stocks Rally After Another Strong Auction Thursday, 25 Jun 2009 | 2:09 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded Thursday as an unexpected profit from Bed, Bath & Beyond buoyed consumer stocks — and hopes for an economic recovery.

  • Is It Time For Google To Worry? Thursday, 25 Jun 2009 | 12:51 PM ET

    Google sure would like us all to believe that its dominance is now facing a real threat from Microsoft, Yahoo, and any number of also-ran crumb-eaters trying to stake their claim in Search.

  • Charitable Foundations See Endowments Drop Thursday, 25 Jun 2009 | 3:59 AM ET
    Robin Hood Foundation

    U.S. foundations saw their investments drop by an average of 26 percent in 2008 amid the economic downturn and stock market collapse, but that hasn't slowed their charitable giving, a new survey has found.

  • Take Your Position: Yahoo! Wednesday, 24 Jun 2009 | 5:37 PM ET

    Carol Bartz took the helm of Yahoo! in January and since that time the stock has climbed 24%. Will Thursday’s shareholder meeting send it even higher?

  • Halftime Report: Gaming Fed Statement Into The Close Wednesday, 24 Jun 2009 | 1:16 PM ET

    Since late last year, Fed statements have been pushing stocks higher. How should you game it this time around?

  • Motion-Control Video Games: Who Wins & Who Loses Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 2:56 PM ET
    Logitech Wheel

    The move to a controller-less gaming culture might open up the industry to an even wider audience, as Microsoft (MSFT) hopes — but if Project Natal lives up to its hype, it could negatively impact some significant industry players.

  • What It Will Take To Move Oracle Stock Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 2:19 PM ET

    It's sounds almost simplistic to say that Oracle's spacer shares will only move tonight after the company reports its fourth quarter earnings with a sizeable surprise, either to the up or downside. And some analysts I'm talking to say that surprise, to the upside, is indeed a real possibility.

  • Apple’s Obsession With Secrecy Grows Stronger Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 11:03 AM ET

    Few companies, indeed, are more secretive than Apple, or as punitive to those who dare violate the company’s rules on keeping tight control over information. Employees have been fired for leaking news tidbits to outsiders, and the company has been known to spread disinformation about product plans to its own workers.

  • Model Gamers: Agency Fills 'Booth Babe' Niche Tuesday, 23 Jun 2009 | 10:32 AM ET
    Yvonne Lynn, owner of Charisma+2

    Booth babes are typically a part of a gaming convention's scenery. They’re there to draw attention to the exhibitor — and perhaps pose for pictures — and not much more. But this agency owner says she believes having a model that's enthusiastic about the product can ultimately boost interest in the product.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • How Deep Will The Correction Get? Monday, 22 Jun 2009 | 6:00 PM ET

    Stocks suffered their worst one-day loss in two months driving the S&P 500 back into negative territory for the year.

  • Billionaire investor Warren Buffett, right, and Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates participate in a Q & A session with students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's College of Business Administration, in Lincoln, Neb., Friday, Sept. 30, 2005.(AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

    Microsoft's Bill Gates says the best advice he's ever gotten from his friend and fellow billionaire Warren Buffett is to keep things simple.

  • How to Make Money Playing Videogames Sunday, 21 Jun 2009 | 1:33 PM ET

    It’s not just professional gamers who can make money playing “Halo”. Now, if you have the chops, you might be able to fatten your wallet as well.

  • Dow Loses 3% for Week; Techs Rally Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 6:47 PM ET

    Stocks finished a volatile session mixed as traders jockeyed for postions on this quadruple-witching Friday and techs rallied.