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  • Considering the Citigroup CEO just told CNBC “profitability is not a concern on any long term basis," how should you trade Citi?

  • Stocks are up modestly in the last trading day of the month. But don’t kid yourself — it has been a down start to the year for the markets. Stocks are down 2.5 percent in January and are looking to have their worst month since last February, thanks in large part to China tightening worries and concerns over government reforms for big U.S. banks.

  • Stocks pared their gains Friday, the final trading day of January, after an early boost from a trio of encouraging news on the economic front: GDP, Chicago PMI and consumer confidence.  Tech and energy stocks led decliners.

  • The Dow technology index has risen more than 50 percent in the past year and a number of tech companies such as Microsoft and Amazon.com reported better than expected earnings this week. What should investors expect from the sector? Rob Sanderson, director of research at ABR Investment Strategy, shared his insights.

  • Stocks opened higher on Friday, the final trading day of January, after the GDP report showed the economy grew more than expected in the fourth quarter. However, Dan Deighan, founder of Deighan Financial Advisors, and Bill Spiropoulos, CEO of CoreStates Capital Advisors, warned investors to brace for a market correction.

  • Stocks advanced Friday, the final trading day of January, after a trio of encouraging news on the economic front: GDP, Chicago PMI and consumer confidence.

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    Stock index futures are not pointing were mixed ahead of January's final trading session, despite upbeat earnings from two tech heavyweights.

  • Microsoft

    The world's biggest software reported a profit that was pushed higher by improved sales of personal computers.

  • On Thursday, the traders sifted through Microsoft and Amazon earnings, looking for insights into the tech trade after the sector led stocks lower.

  • Microsoft

    Look no further than the Windows 7 upgrade cycle, courtesy of retail sales, for the real strength behind this story.

  • Considering Thursday's dramatic sell-off, are we heading down the road to a correction?

  • Global technology may be a great story right now for investors, said Geri Pell, senior financial advisor at Geri Pell & Associates. She shared her insights on the sector.

  • Microsoft sits in the sweet spot of global economic recovery, but this company still has to outperform Street expectations in order for this stock to really work. At least that's the word from several analysts I'm talking to ahead of the company's second fiscal quarter earnings later today.

  • Traders are coming to the realization that corporate America presented their most exciting earnings reports first in this earnings season.

  • With three big tech earnings out Thursday, how should you be positioned?

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    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday,  Jan. 28.

  • Apple iPad

    On Wednesday Apple introduced a new gadget and enthusiasm drove the entire Nasdaq higher. Could this one really could be a game changer?

  • Apple iPad

    The news is out, Apple's iPad will compete with e-Readers, portable game devices, and it will create a whole new category of portable video players. The good news for content creators is the fact that it'll sell for $499.

  • MacGyver - Richard Dean Anderson

    As many Americans hit the job interview circuit, prepare yourselves to be asked about anything. And I mean anything.

  • Hi. I'd like the bacon double cheeseburger, french fries and an apple pie. What? Would I like a beer with that? Pffff. You know I would!