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  • Up for grabs: NBA uniform and apparel contract Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 4:18 PM ET
    A shopper walks past Adidas AG merchandise in Beijing, China, on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012. Adidas, the exclusive maker of National Basketball Association (NBA) uniforms.

    Adidas announced it will not be renewing its partnership with the NBA when its current contract expires following the 2016-2017 season.

  • It's all about Fed, but watch for these flareups Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 6:01 AM ET
    Janet Yellen

    The Fed in the coming week may finally signal it's on a course to raise rates, and anticipation of a change in its zero-rate policy has been sending ripples through markets.

  • Celebrity deals? No thanks, says this $2B brand Saturday, 14 Mar 2015 | 12:00 PM ET
    Kevin Bailey, President of VF Actions Sports and Vans.

    In the multibillion-dollar business of sneakers, Vans may be considered the little brand that could.

  • It's all about Fed, but watch for these flareups Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 6:46 PM ET
    Janet Yellen

    The Fed in the coming week may finally signal it's on a course to raise rates, and anticipation of a change in its zero-rate policy has been sending ripples through markets.

  • Cramer's game plan: Biggest fear on the dollar Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 6:11 PM ET
    A man walks past Petrobras headquarters, Brazil's state-run oil company, March 9, 2015, in Rio de Janeiro.

    Jim Cramer sees one company out there that could be big trouble if the U.S. dollar keeps strengthening.

  • Trader bets on Nike earnings stumble Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 1:16 PM ET

    One trader is betting that Nike shares will fall when it reports earnings next week.

  • Companies with this trait are blowing away the S&P Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 2:36 PM ET
    Employees celebrate opening of Apple store in Rio de Janiero, Brazil

    Companies with happy workers can outperform the broader market handily, while companies with less-than-happy employees see shares fall short.

  • The strike at Stella International Holdings Ltd's Xing Ang factory in the city of Dongguan started on Sunday with workers concerned about government housing fund contributions and payouts. The strike involved 5,000 to 6,000 people, according to activists and a worker, making it one of China's biggest strikes at a factory since April last year when about...

  • Chinese shoe factory workers strike over benefits Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 2:26 AM ET

    The company that owns the factory, Stella International Holdings Ltd, lists Guess? Inc, Michael Kors Holding Ltd, Prada SpA and Burberry Group PLC among its customers. A spokeswoman for Stella International said only "a few hundred" workers had gone on strike, not 5,000..

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed higher on Monday, recovering from Friday's sharp decline as investors took a more positive outlook on the strong jobs report.

  • Would you rather: Traders take sides on 6 stocks Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 6:58 PM ET
    Boxes move along a conveyor belt at an Amazon fulfillment center in Tracy, California.

    On a down day for markets, CNBC "Fast Money" traders took sides on some big-name stocks.

  • Cramer's game plan: The trick to Apple's ecosystem Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 6:12 PM ET
    Apple Watch

    Jim Cramer is preparing to do a lot of learning and less trading next week, and can't wait to pull a trick out of his sleeve on Apple.

  • Why the Dow Jones Industrial Average matters Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 11:47 AM ET
    A screen displays news on the Dow Jones Industrial Average on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Oct. 15, 2014.

    Most managers compete against the S&P 500, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average remains the granddaddy of stock indexes, for good reason.

  • UPDATE 4-At long last, Dow gets a taste for Apple Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 11:47 AM ET

    NEW YORK, March 6- Apple Inc, the largest U.S. company by market value, will join the storied Dow Jones industrial average, replacing AT&T Inc, in a change that reflects the dominant position of iPhone maker in the U.S. economy and society. "This is a sign of the times, and it might get everyone to look at the Dow more than they have been," said Richard Sichel, who oversees $2...

  • Apple to replace AT&T in Dow Industrials Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 9:33 AM ET
    A customer holds up his new iPhone 6 Plus in Pasadena, Calif.

    Tech giant Apple is joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average on March 18, replacing AT&T.

  • *North America a top priority in 2015. BERLIN, March 5- German sportswear company Adidas expects robust sales and profit growth in 2015 as consumer confidence improves around the world and it redoubles its efforts in North America, where it has fallen further behind fierce rival Nike. Adidas managed to slow its decline in North America in the fourth quarter, with...

  • JOHANNESBURG, March 3- South African retailer The Foschini Group aims to almost triple the number of its stores across the rest of Africa over the next five years, its chief executive said on Tuesday. Foschini is the biggest reseller of Adidas and Nike products in South Africa where it is the No.3 clothes retailer by market value and operates more than 2,000...

  • 13 stocks that beat Warren Buffett Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 8:16 AM ET
    Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James sits on the base line in front of Warren Buffett, left, in an NBA basketball game against the Charlotte Hornets Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, in Cleveland.

    These 13 stocks have beat the growth of Berkshire Hathaway in the years since 1985. USA Today reports.

  • NEW YORK, March 2- It may be by far the most valuable American company but Apple Inc still can't get into at least one exclusive club- the 30- member Dow Jones Industrial Average. That may not be a problem for the company behind the iPhone and the iPad, after all Apple shares recently hit record highs. If Apple had replaced a badly lagging stock such as IBM, which has...

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed amid firming oil prices, moderate housing data and some debate over Yellen's congressional testimony.