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  • Joe Lacob, managing partner at private equity firm Kleiner Perkins, and Peter Guber, chairman of Mandalay Entertainment, have won the bid for the NBA's Golden State Warriors, a source close to the sale has told CNBC.

  • Stocks opened higher on Tuesday as investors focused on earnings and shrugged off a downgrade on Portugal. Dan Genter, president, CEO and CIO of RNC Genter Capital Management and Tommy Williams, president of Williams Financial Advisors discussed their market outlooks.

  • Excluding financials, US companies  have racked up $1.7 trillion in cash leaving some investors hungry for their piece of the pie.

  • Microsoft

    Microsoft should look at spinning off its consumer businesses—an $11 billion-a-year, red-ink-stained amalgam—and refocusing on its real core: internal software and the apps that run on it.

  • Top tech analyst Heather Beillini of ISI reveals her top tech picks!

  • Stocks ended mixed Friday, with banks rallying after Congress finally settled on a financial-reform bill. For the week, though, stocks lost 2.9 percent, led by energy.

  • Stocks rebounded Friday, led by financials after lawmakers agreed on an overhaul of regulations. RIM tumbled after the BlackBerry maker's earnings report disappointed.

  • Stocks shook off a shaky start Friday, pushing higher after a report showed consumer sentiment is at its highest level since January 2008.

  • Stocks opened higher Friday amid relief after Congress reached a deal on financial-reform legislation.

  • Persistent fears about the economy, financial regulation, and more sent investors to the sidelines again. What should you be watching, now?

  • Stocks fell sharply as selling accelerated in the final hour of trading Thursday. Worries about a double-dip recession, financial reform and Greece weighed on the market.

  • Oracle's headquarters in California.

    The software giant reported a profit that jumped from a year ago and easily outstripped what Wall Street was expecting, suggesting the recovery in technology spending remains on track as businesses spend on big-ticket items like computer systems.

  • What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, June 24.

  • Stocks shaved some of its losses in mid-afternoon trading Thursday, but worries about Greece and the financial reform continued to weigh on the market.

  • With shares down, how should you game RIMM ahead of earnings after the bell Thursday?

  • Stocks opened lower Thursday after the Fed highlighted the weakness of the recovery in its latest statement. But a pair of better-than-expected economic reports helped curb the losses.

  • Stock index futures were lower ahead of the opening bell Thursday ahead of key economic data and after the Federal Reserve scaled back its projections for the economic recovery.

  • The Dow squeaked out a gain Wednesday after the Fed renewed its pledge to keep rates low and offered a statement with no surprises.

  • Stocks turned sharply lower on Wednesday following reports that showed new home sales hit a record low last month. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his market outlook.

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    Banking reform will likely overshadow the Fed in the coming week, as Congress edges closer to a new financial regulatory reform bill whose effect on the financial sector remains murky.