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  • A Tie for the Title of Largest American-Owned Brewer Thursday, 23 Feb 2012 | 12:10 PM ET
    A pint of Sam Adams Boston Lager sits on a table inside the tasting room at the Boston Beer Co.'s Samuel Adams Brewery in Boston, Massachusetts.

    Yuengling, which already bills itself as “America’s oldest brewery,” will now have to share the “Largest American Brewer” title with the Boston Beer Company. 

  • The Boston Marathon

    The Boston Beer Company will announce a first-ever partnership between the maker of Sam Adams and the Boston Athletic Association, the organizer of the Boston Marathon to brew a special beer for the race.

  • A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    In this age of Facebook and Twitter, capitalizing on new media is both an opportunity and a conundrum for many companies. Social media can be a great way to connect and stay top-of-mind with consumers, but how can you really quantify what a “like” on Facebook is worth? This is a question the country’s No. 3 craft brewer recently set out to answer, and it now says it’s determined what its Facebook fans mean to its bottom line.

  • Dow Logs Highest Close Since May 2008 Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    Stocks ended near session highs Friday, with the Dow finishing at its best level since May 2008, buoyed by a monthly government employment report that blew past estimates and a handful of impressive economic news.

  • Facebook IPO: More Creative Share Offering? Thursday, 2 Feb 2012 | 1:13 PM ET

    Mark Zuckerberg is making noises that he wants a new kind of company. How about this: letting the users in on the IPO! It's been done before.

  • Facebook Weighs Risks for Unconventional IPO Friday, 13 Jan 2012 | 7:44 AM ET
    Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg

    Some banks looking to get a piece of Facebook's highly anticipated offering have been developing and pitching unconventional strategies for the company to go public, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Primetime Shows With the Most Product Placement Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 12:53 PM ET
    When a company pays for its product to be featured in a movie or a television show to increase brand awareness, it’s called product placement. This form of advertising has been around almost as long as movies and television shows themselves, and has long been a secondary source of income for networks and content producers. When factoring in commercial-skipping technology like DVR and on-demand programming, product placement becomes even more attractive for advertisers.However, this type of brand

    Nielsen has compiled the top programs with product placement, and the following is a list ranked by number of product placement occurrences in 2011.

  • Thursday's Stocks to Watch Thursday, 5 Jan 2012 | 9:37 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Thursday morning's early movers:

  • Investors Thirsting for Boston Beer   Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 1:37 PM ET
    Investors Thirsting for Boston Beer

    CNBC's Darren Rovell reports the Boston Beer Company hit all time highs.

  • Technical Indicators In the Beer Industry Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011 | 7:01 PM ET

    Cramer goes "Off the Charts."

  • MillerCoors Crafts Small Beer Strategy Monday, 31 Oct 2011 | 2:50 PM ET
    Blue Moon

    MillerCoors likely spills more beer every year than a lot of craft brewers produce, but deep in the heart of this brewing giant beats an independent spirit reminiscent of the tiniest craft brewer.

  • Prime Kindgom Holdings: GM & Citi

    Soft drinks are set to sizzle this summer as temperatures rise, according to David Silver, an equity research analyst covering companies in the beverage sector with Wall Street Strategies, and John Faucher, a senior analyst at JP Morgan covering U.S. beverage stocks.

  • Craft Beer Pioneers Celebrate 25 Years Thursday, 2 Jun 2011 | 11:46 AM ET
    Rich Doyle (left) and Dan Kenary in 1986.

    Rich Doyle and Dan Kenary, the founders of Boston’s Harpoon Brewery, didn’t set out to lead a rebellion, but found themselves on the frontline of America’s craft beer resurgence for one simple reason: They wanted to solve a problem that had plagued beer lovers for generations. They got tired of drinking the same beer.

  • The Beer Industry's Bright Spot Wednesday, 23 Mar 2011 | 4:15 PM ET

    These are heady days for craft beer makers as the category continues to show steady growth despite slumping sales in the overall beer market.

  • Stocks End Lower on Bull Market Anniversary Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    Stocks closed slightly lower after struggling in a narrow range Wednesday as oil prices ended mixed on the second anniversary since the S&P 500 hit its low point of the financial crisis. Caterpillar fell, while IBM rose.

  • Stocks Weaken Ahead of Close; Energy Falls Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011 | 3:58 PM ET

    Stocks turned lower in the final minutes of trading after struggling in a narrow range Wednesday as oil prices ended mixed on the second anniversary since the S&P 500 hit its low point of the financial crisis. Caterpillar fell, while IBM rose.

  • Dennis Gartman: Market Getting Inured to Middle East Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011 | 1:46 PM ET

    If news out of the Middle East doesn't get any worse than it has been, Gartman thinks the market will quickly become inured to the unrest.

  • "DRJ" reveals which energy name is seeing increased options activity, as a result of talk about mergers and acquisitions.

  • Lightning Round: Boston Beer, Manulife, Deere and More Thursday, 18 Nov 2010 | 7:47 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Six Cool Companies to Work For Friday, 8 Oct 2010 | 11:19 AM ET
    Union Square Best Buy, Manhattan

    From a slide down to the cafeteria to unlimited vacation time, there are some pretty cool workplaces out there. Here are Six Cool Companies to Work For, what makes them cool  and the answer to your burning question — Are they hiring?