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  • Dow, Nasdaq End on Bear Turf; Oil Tops $143 Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 5:56 PM ET

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 1.5 percent, ending the day firmly in bear-market territory. GM took a hit as one analyst raised the prospect of bankruptcy. Lehman Brothers rose.

  • Dow Drops Into Bear Embrace Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 5:47 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled Wednesday with the Dow closing in bear market territory. What's the "Word on the Street?"

  • Let's Twist Again! Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 3:48 PM ET

    There's a new twist in the Microsoft Yahoo saga and it sent shares of the Internet firm soaring. Should you hop on?

  • Stocks Slide as Oil Settles Above $143 Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 3:31 PM ET

    Stocks were back on the see-saw Wednesday, rising and falling with each new report or flinch in oil prices.

  • Microsoft Seeking Allies for New Move on Yahoo Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 2:55 PM ET
    Yahoo Headquarters

    Yahoo shares rose more than 6 percent Wednesday as The Wall Street Journal reported Microsoft has talked to other media companies about teaming up to buy Yahoo’s search business.

  • Stocks Slide as Oil Rises, GM Skids Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 12:42 PM ET

    Stocks were back on the see-saw Wednesday, rising and falling with each new report or flinch in oil prices.

  • Stocks Waver After Crude-Inventory Report Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 11:25 AM ET

    Stocks were back on the see-saw Wednesday, rising and falling with each new report or flinch in oil prices.

  • Still No Deal For Yahoo--Period Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 10:16 AM ET

    I'll say from the outset that I have great respect for the Wall Street Journal. But I, along with a number of folks following the Yahoo/Microsoft will-they-or-won't-they drama are wondering what the point is of today's splashy, front-page tome purporting to break new ground about a new deal to grab a chunk of the company.

  • Microsoft Seeks Allies for New Yahoo Bid: WSJ Wednesday, 2 Jul 2008 | 3:58 AM ET

    Microsoft is preparing a new bid for Yahoo's search business and has approached other media companies about joining it in a deal, the Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Yahoo Stock Plunge Continues--And Continues Tuesday, 1 Jul 2008 | 12:03 PM ET
    Yahoo Stocks Drop

    Dipping below $20 a share today is the clearest sign yet that Yahoo's strategies and messages don't seem to be resonating. And worse, some shareholders don't think they ever will.

  • Yahoo Lobbies for its Board Slate, Management Monday, 30 Jun 2008 | 11:28 AM ET
    Yahoo!'s headquarters in California.

    Yahoo sought to rally shareholder support for its board of directors and management amid a proxy battle with billionaire Carl Icahn, saying the investor had outlined an "ill-defined plan" for the future of the Internet company.

  • Rhapsody Challenges iTunes by Embracing iPod Monday, 30 Jun 2008 | 12:35 AM ET

    Digital music seller Rhapsody is launching a $50 million marketing assault on Apple's iTunes, offering songs online and via partners including Yahoo and Verizon Wireless, Rhapsody said on Monday.

  • 'Guitar Hero: Aerosmith' Breaks New Gaming Ground Friday, 27 Jun 2008 | 9:21 PM ET

    "Guitar Hero: Aerosmith,"  Activision's latest installment of their video game franchise, launched Friday at Time Square's Hard Rock Cafe release party n New York. It's the fourth game in the best-selling title, but the first based on a specific band.

  • Bill Gates

    Today's the day. Well sort of. Bill Gates will retire from Microsoft, kind of. He's leaving the day-to-day responsibilities to others. But not really.

  • Bill Gates Doesn't Think Yahoo Deal Is Likely Friday, 27 Jun 2008 | 7:53 AM ET
    Bill Gates

    Microsoft's Bill Gates told NBC's Tom Brokaw he does not think a deal with Yahoo was likely, CNBC reported on Friday.

  • One Small Step for Intel; Giant Leap for Apple? Thursday, 26 Jun 2008 | 12:26 PM ET

    This might be more a leap of faith, but it's a leap worth considering for both Intel and Apple, especially after the blogs have been awash this week about speculation over Intel's resistance to upgrade 80,000 employee computers to Microsoft's Vista.

  • Oracle Traders Giveth, Taketh Away Wednesday, 25 Jun 2008 | 8:12 PM ET
    Oracle's headquarters in Redwood City, California.

    Easy come, easy go, I suppose, when it comes to Oracle.  The company barely had enough time to finish that first glass of champagne, celebrating a great fourth quarter when gloomy guidance cut the party short.

  • Your First Move For Thursday June 26th Wednesday, 25 Jun 2008 | 6:51 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Dow Ekes Out a Gain as Fed Pop Fizzles Wednesday, 25 Jun 2008 | 4:45 PM ET

    The Dow ended with a modest gain after a pop from the Federal Reserve's rate decision fizzled.

  • A Word To The Wise On Yahoo Rumors Wednesday, 25 Jun 2008 | 2:37 PM ET
    Yahoo Center

    When it comes to Yahoo and its stock, yesterday was a fast and furious kind of day, and while whip lashed traders lick their wounds and wonder what happens next, the action serves as an important lesson for investors. And not just investors in Yahoo and Microsoft.