Some high profile earnings beats by General Electric, Pepsico and Morgan Stanley helped counterbalance the hangover of Wednesday's big tech earnings misses.» Read More
*January payrolls disappoint, December revised up slightly. NEW YORK, Feb 7- U.S. stocks edged up on Friday as a weak reading on the labor market was partly blamed on the weather and initial disappointment was replaced with expectations of further economic strength.
Traders are bracing for another rough ride in markets this week, as the emerging markets continue to shakeout and the Fed is expected to announce another round of cuts to its easing program.
Wednesday's midday movers:
No matter where the Super Bowl is played, Las Vegas is always a winner. "Vegas is the mecca for Super Bowl shenanigans," said one repeat fan.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Priceline.com CEO Chris Soder discusses the partnership formed with General Motors that will allow Chevy customers to book hotel rooms on Priceline through the Chevy OnStar in-dash system.
MasterCard stock is splitting, but don't expect too many other companies to follow suit.
Dec 10- MasterCard Inc, the world's No.2 credit and debit card company, announced a 1- for-10 stock split and raised its quarterly dividend by 83 percent, sending its shares up 3 percent to their life-high in extended trading. MasterCard's shares have gained almost 60 percent this year as more people use cards for transactions across the world.
Mark Mahaney, Internet Analyst at RBC Capital Markets explains what's driving the shoppers' migration from offline to online with mobile platform also gathering pace.
"I still see some great opportunities out there," says Peter Dixon, manager of Fidelity Select Retailing fund.
Finding the best shopping travel deals, with Christopher Soder, Priceline.com North America CEO.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
"We think there are pockets of exuberance in the markets where there are extended valuations," Needham Growth Fund's John Barr says.
Twitter's IPO doesn't portend a rising tide to lift all Web stocks, says RBC Capital Markets Managing Director Mark Mahaney.
CNBC's Dominic Chu and Shelia Dharmarajan report on tech names to look out for and some old names that may still be profitable for investors.
Despite a stellar 5-year advance, Cramer thinks this is the cheapest momentum stock in the market.
With Priceline joining the $1000 club and up more than 75% this year, "Fast Money" traders Steve Weiss and Mike Murphy debate if the stock is a buy.
If you sold shares of these companies post earnings, Cramer says you’ve got it all wrong.
U.S. stocks posted modest gains on Friday after the government's brighter-than-expected report on the labor market.
It's an "urban legend" that Priceline.com pitchman William Shatner made $500 million from receiving stock, the chief of the online travel website says.