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  • Dow Closes at Lowest Level in 3 Months Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 5:04 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower Wednesday, led by financial and auto stocks after worrisome results from Morgan Stanley, CarMax and FedEx. Regional banks also took a hit after Fifth Third cut its dividend.

  • Dow Breaches Key Level Amid Bank Worries Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 3:33 PM ET

    Stocks declined Wednesday, led by financials, after worrisome results from Morgan Stanley and a dismal outlook from FedEx. The Dow briefly slipped below 12,000 -- the first time that's happened since March 18, when the market was reeling from the collapse of Bear Stearns.

  • Jerry Yang's One Year at Yahoo Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 11:59 AM ET

    Yahoo may not be in a celebratory mood, but if it feels like pulling out a cake and cupcakes, today would be a good day for it: Jerry Yang's one-year anniversary as Yahoo's CEO.

  • Banks Lead Selloff After Morgan Results Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 11:38 AM ET

    Stocks opened lower Wednesday as investors booed results from Morgan Stanley and a dismal outlook from economy gauge FedEx.

  • Shaq Smiles But Readers Do Not Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 10:06 AM ET
    Kobe Bryant

    After last night's 39-point annihilation of the Lakers by the Celtics, a game which left LA's best looking like a mound of pulverized Kobe beef, I can tell you one person outside of Boston's who's smiling today: Shaquille O'Neal.

  • FedEx Adds to Dour Market Mood Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 8:26 AM ET

    Wall Street was bracing for another rough day as investors worried over earnings reports and oil inventories, with bad news from Federal Express adding to the downbeat mood.

  • Microsoft Buys Television Ad Tech Company Navic Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 4:45 AM ET

    Microsoft said on Wednesday it had purchased privately held digital television advertising technology company Navic Networks.

  • LinkedIn Business-Only Strategy Starts to Pay Off Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 4:14 AM ET
    Linked In

    On Wednesday, LinkedIn will announce that it has raised $53 million in capital, primarily from Bain Capital Ventures, a Boston-based private equity firm, valuing the company at $1 billion, the NYT reports.

  • Ear To The Wall: IBM Takeover Tuesday, 17 Jun 2008 | 6:33 PM ET

    Cree Inc. popped on Tuesday on speculation that the firm is a takeover target. How much truth is there to this market rumor? Also, your fast messages answered!

  • Icahn's Board Slate for Yahoo Still Getting Attention Tuesday, 17 Jun 2008 | 1:45 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Yahoo investors are showing more interest in an alternate board slate proposed by billionaire Carl Icahn that was first formed to deliver the company to Microsoft in a now-defunct buyout.

  • Quicker Than The Ticker -- SandRidge, Hexcel... Tuesday, 17 Jun 2008 | 12:32 PM ET
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    Our traders are good - but you knew that! Check out their latest picks that paid.

  • The table touch screens have been customized by Microsoft to let you order drinks, watch videos, play games. But here’s the interesting part. Cameras have been installed at the tables along with special software called “Flirt” that lets you flirt with people at other tables.

  • EU Stumbles on Buying Microsoft Alternatives Tuesday, 17 Jun 2008 | 6:51 AM ET
    Microsoft

    The European Commission, a thorn in Microsoft's side for its antitrust campaigns against the software giant, is falling short in its own internal attempt to promote more competition in the technology sector.

  • More Boohoo Than Yahoo for Yang Monday, 16 Jun 2008 | 7:16 PM ET

    New York Times business columnist Joe Nocera tells Cramer why the CEO's days are numbered.

  • Microsoft Enlists Support Against Yahoo-Google Deal Saturday, 14 Jun 2008 | 9:14 AM ET

    Microsoft sought on Friday to enlist support for its opposition to a new advertising collaboration deal between Google and  Yahoo, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

  • The Latest Picks That Paid – Friday June 13th Friday, 13 Jun 2008 | 6:35 PM ET
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  • Microsoft is still open to negotiating with Yahoo after offering $1 billion in cash to buy its search business in a deal that would have delivered $1 billion in additional annual operating income to Yahoo.

  • Stocks End Wobbly Week With a Flourish Friday, 13 Jun 2008 | 5:53 PM ET

    Stocks rallied to the finish Friday, led by financials and techs, as a tame core-inflation reading and lower oil helped the market end a chaotic week on a high note.

  • Stocks Rally On Oil Drop Friday, 13 Jun 2008 | 5:47 PM ET

    The Dow closed higher after retreating oil prices and a tame reading of core U.S. consumer prices eased inflation fears. What's the "Word on the Street?"

  • For the week ending Friday, June 13, 2008, the markets were mixed on varied economic news, renewed credit concerns from Lehman and the financial sector, and of course, oil.  A surprise increase in retail sales gave hope for economic growth and a rising CPI suggested a potential rate move on the horizon that could strengthen the dollar and begin to tame inflation.