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  • Since the Dow first settled above 11,000 on May 3, 1999, it has closed above this milestone 27% of the time (780 out of the last 2,878 trading sessions, or 11+ years of trading). Here are some vital stats, including oil, gold, bonds and stocks the Dow dropped since 1999.

  • With Microsoft stuck between $23-$26, how should you game Mister Softy? Don’t make a move until you hear from Scott Nations.

  • Stocks closed near the highs of an upbeat session as investors gained confidence in the strengthening U.S. economy and the likelihood the Federal Reserve will resume quantitative easing.   Boeing and Bank of America rose, while American Express fell.

  • Republican Representative John Boehner

    The Republican leader is focused on stopping any regulatory, tax, and trade barriers to job creation. When asked about the main agenda point for a GOP Congress, Boehner said, “Stop all the bad stuff.” I like it. Stop all the bad stuff.

  • Stocks advanced across-the-board Tuesday ahead of the closing bell as investors gained confidence in the strengthening U.S. economy and the likelihood the Federal Reserve will resume quantitative easing.   Boeing and Bank of America rose, while American Express fell.

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    After catching two downgrades in two days, it would be better for Microsoft if they moved on without their current CEO, said one analyst.

  • Stocks continued to add to gains after a report that the service sector grew more than expected, and that new orders and hiring in the sector are on the rise. Caterpillar and DuPont rose, while Amex fell.

  • Stocks had the best September in over 70 years. So can the rally continue this month? Peter Boockvar, equity strategist at Miller Tabak and David Kelly, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Funds shared their insights.

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    Goldman Sachs downgraded Microsoft today from Buy to Neutral.

  • Traders are keeping a close eye on the 1130-1150 range in the S&P. Stocks have to break one way or another, don't they?

  • Stocks held significant losses heading into the close after the dollar rebound prompted investors to take profits following the September rally, and at the start of a week heavy on jobs news and earnings. Amex and Alcoa fell, while JP Morgan rose.

  • Stocks held significant losses heading into the close after the dollar rebound prompted investors to take profits following the September rally, and at the start of a week heavy on jobs news and earnings. Amex and Alcoa fell, while JP Morgan rose.

  • It took five years for the DVD to reach the unit sales pace that the iPad reached in just its first quarter. Is the game changing for good?

  • Stocks slipped after a report showed a decline in factory orders and only a slight rise in pending home sales. Mike Rubino, president of Rubino Financial, and Larry Rosenthal, president of Financial Planning Services, shared their market outlooks.

  • After being shutout for two years, analyst Mike Mayo finally met with Citi executives. So what affect will it have on the financial space?

  • Stocks sank after the government reported a decline in factory orders and a slight rise in pending home sales, and ahead of week filled with news on jobs and earnings.  Microsoft and Intel fell, JPMorgan rose.

  • Stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street Monday, following international markets lower, as investors eagerly anticipated the release of the September jobs report at the end of the week.

  • See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Cash

    As many households and small businesses are being turned away by bank loan officers, large corporations are borrowing vast sums of money for next to nothing — simply because they can, the New York Times reports.

  • Google Android

    Microsoft is suing Motorola for infringing on its smart-phone patents.