• Emerging Markets Help Boost Nokia Profit by 90% Thursday, 18 Oct 2007 | 11:47 AM ET

    Robust demand for cheaper phones boosted third-quarter earnings at Nokia, the world's biggest maker of mobile phones, with the better than expected result sending its shares sharply higher Thursday.

  • Baidu's Stock Plunges On Lower Revenue Forecast Thursday, 11 Oct 2007 | 7:05 PM ET
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    JPMorgan Thursday said it expected Chinese Web search company Baidu.com to report third-quarter revenue in line with the Wall Street consensus but slightly below the investment bank's own previous target.

  • Stocks Down But Bulls Shouldn't Cry Thursday, 11 Oct 2007 | 4:16 PM ET

    No love from the stock market today, and frankly, not even the most rabid bulls (and I am bullish) can complain. Think about it: September retail sales was even worse than were thought; many retailers lowered earnings: energy stocks lowered earnings yesterday...

  • Google Cracks $600; $Googleplex Next? Tuesday, 9 Oct 2007 | 12:01 PM ET

    Is there no end in sight for Google and its shares? Last week when the company was oh-so-close to $600, I wrote that price targets would be on the move now that the company was teasing investors with yet another key milestone on its journey to the stratosphere, and sure enough, Bear Stearns revised its 52-week target to $700 just two days later.

  • Game Plan: Trading the Jobs Report Monday, 8 Oct 2007 | 10:49 AM ET

    Is the U.S. economy recovering? If so, here are the stocks to buy.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Stocks rallied on Friday, sending the S&P 500 index to a new closing record, as a solid employment report rekindled optimism about the outlook for economic growth and corporate profits. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, meanwhile, traded above its record close for much of the session but gave back some of those gains.

  • Apple And RIM: Wireless Room For Both Friday, 5 Oct 2007 | 3:59 PM ET

    Research in Motion certainly got tongues wagging, and the sweat dripping, and the Apple  fanboys wondering what it all means for iPhone. They got a little nervous there when RIM's numbers came out and the stock began to deflate. Nervous again when the rally in RIM shares failed to take off...

  • RIM Shares Leap on Strong Subscriber Growth Friday, 5 Oct 2007 | 11:17 AM ET
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    BlackBerry maker Research In Motion broke through the 10 million subscriber mark at the end of the second quarter and said it's expecting the growth in accounts to accelerate as the company targets the consumer market, sending its shares spiraling upward.

  • RIM Meets Profit Forecasts And Raises Outlook Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 4:59 PM ET
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    Research In Motion, maker of Blackberry wireless devices, reported second quarter earnings in line with estimates and raised guidance for the third quarter. "I like it, the results were good and guidance was quite strong," said Nirav Parikh, an analyst at TCW.

  • RIM's Good News: Why It Gets Even Better Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 4:36 PM ET

    Shares of Research in Motion took a bit of a hit in after-market trading the moment its earnings were released. Seems like a classic "sell on the news" kind of reaction, but this stock could yet turn around during the company's conference call.

  • RIM Ready to Break Out Big? Thursday, 4 Oct 2007 | 4:25 PM ET
    Blackberry Curve

    With all the attention paid to Apple Inc. and its iPhone, lost in the coverage is RIM's meteoric rise. And today's earnings report could ignite an after-burner like investors haven't seen yet. RIM has done something other smart phone makers haven't been able to achieve: cross over from business and enterprise clients to consumers.

  • Google: Why It's Good To Be Them (Almost $600/Share) Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 4:57 PM ET

    So close, but so far yesterday, and now it appears investors will have to wait a little longer for Google to hit that magic, $600 a share milestone. This isn't quite "Dow 10,000," but the numbers are nothing short of staggering.

  • Palm Shares Skid on Weak Earnings Report Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 2:35 PM ET
    Palm Centro

    Palm is painting a disappointing quarterly outlook -- and urging investors to be patient as it strives to regain strong growth, even as rivals' stock prices reach trading highs amid their own robust sales.

  • It's A Wireless World Monday, 1 Oct 2007 | 9:27 PM ET

    Cell phones and BlackBerrys were buzzing Monday with news from the wireless world. Nokia (NOK) plans to buy GPS company NAVTEQ (NVT) for $8.1 billion. Meanwhile, Palm (PALM) earnings came out after the bell and Research In Motion (RIMM) earnings are released Thursday. How do you trade it?

  • Palm Inc: Will Investors See Beyond The Numbers? Monday, 1 Oct 2007 | 4:37 PM ET

    Some snap reaction to the first quarter earnings numbers from handset maker Palm; the good, the bad, and the ugly.  Palm's report was essentially right in line with expectations: The company reporting 9 cents in adjusted profits, or a penny per share loss if you take out the stock-based compensation charges.

  • The numbers are flying fast and furious today: Nokia snapping up GPS mapping leader Navteq  for a staggering $8.1 billion. Many on the Street are scratching their heads at such a high valuation but wow, dig a little deeper and Nokia may have stumbled upon something that other handset makers missed, or weren't willing to pony up the cash to make something ambitious and forward-thinking really happen.

  • Will October Spook the Market? Monday, 1 Oct 2007 | 1:58 PM ET

    October's normally the month to fear on Wall Street, but it'll be hard to top the scary volatility of the summer. A hefty economic calendar, the start of corporate earnings season, news from the mired housing market, and the continuing unwinding of the credit crunch will keep market volatility high this coming month.

  • Sell Block: Dealing With Cramer's Duplicity Friday, 28 Sep 2007 | 10:35 AM ET

    Buy Google, Research in Motion and Apple. No, wait, sell them. What's this guy talking about? Let him explain.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • New Palm Smartphone to Take On Apple's iPhone Thursday, 27 Sep 2007 | 3:06 PM ET
    Palm Centro

    Palm introduced its smallest smartphone on Thursday, making its first push into the low end of the mobile market in a bid to revive growth prospects and offer a cheaper alternative to Apple's iPhone.

  • Stocks Rise on GM Deal, Bear Stearns Speculation Wednesday, 26 Sep 2007 | 4:12 PM ET

    Stocks moved to session highs on Wednesday on speculation billionaire investor Warren Buffett was considering taking a 20% stake in Bear Stearns. The New York Times reported on its Web site that Bear Stearns was in serious talks with several outside investors, including Buffett.