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  • The third quarter has past and for investors seeking dividends, they can be glad.  Standard & Poor's said yesterday that third-quarter dividend increases this year were the worst on record. Dividend payments during the third quarter fell 44.8% from a year ago, with only 191 of about 7,000 public companies -tracked by S&P- increasing their payouts.

  • Lightning Round: Boeing, BP, Las Vegas Sands and More Thursday, 17 Sep 2009 | 8:53 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Dow Skids; Nasdaq Gains for 11th Day Wednesday, 22 Jul 2009 | 5:36 PM ET

    The Dow and S&P snapped their winning streaks Wednesday as disappointing earnings from two of Wall Street's biggest names overshadowed another round of earnings beats.

  • Apple Results Buoy Nasdaq; Banks Skid Wednesday, 22 Jul 2009 | 2:38 PM ET

    Stocks wobbled Wednesday as a slew of earnings beats, including one from Pfizer, were encouraging but disappointing reports from two of Wall Street's biggest names dragged on the market.

  • Stocks Bounce Around; Wells, Morgan Slide Wednesday, 22 Jul 2009 | 11:42 AM ET

    Stocks wobbled Wednesday as a slew of earnings beats, including one from Pfizer, were encouraging but disappointing reports from two of Wall Street's biggest names dragged on the market.

  • Futures Fall More on Wells, Morgan Letdown Wednesday, 22 Jul 2009 | 8:16 AM ET

    Futures indicated a lower open for Wall Street Wednesday as cautious words from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Yahoo's missing revenue expectations lent to investors taking profits.

  • As of this morning, nearly 80% of the S&P 500 companies have reported earnings. Here's a look at which companies have had the biggest surprises so far...

  • As of yesterday afternoon, nearly 70% of the S&P 500 companies have reported earnings. Here's a look at which companies have had the biggest surprises so far...

  • Market Insider: Wednesday Look Ahead Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 8:17 PM ET

    The Fed takes center stage Wednesday in a market that will see another deluge of earnings news. Traders are also watching for more news on the Obama Administration's plans for the TARP and the proposal to develop a "bad bank" to hold toxic assets

  • Layoffs Continue to Grow—Is Your Firm on the List? Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 6:01 PM ET
    Crowd of people on the street

    Drugmaker Bristol-Myers Squibb became the latest big company to announce layoffs, saying it will eliminate another 10 percent of its work force through 2010.

  • Fed Heads Into Uncharted Territory With Rate Cuts Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 1:41 PM ET

    With the Fed's key rate dropping closer to zero, the central bank is moving into uncharted territory. Still, Fed Chairman Bernanke has made it clear the Fed isn't running out of ammunition yet.

  • Farrell: Some Good Market News After All Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 3:21 PM ET
    Vince Farrell

    When stocks stop going down on bad news, that's the best news you could hope for. The attached chart goes back to the bottom of the last bear market in 2002-2003. The 800 level as you can see is critical.

  • Layoffs Continue to Grow—Is Your Firm on the List? Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 12:04 PM ET

    This week brought a slew of layoffs, including Dow component Bank of America, which said its planned job cuts may grow to 35,000 over three years after it completes its purchase of Merrill Lynch.

  • Pops & Drops: Baidu.com, Costco... Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 6:27 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Baidu.com and UnitedHealth popped while Costco and Harley-Davidson dropped.

  • Dollar Weighs On Traders Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 9:07 AM ET

    Futures dipped a few points as jobless claims hit a 26-year high. But the big topic on trading desks is the dollar, which may be weaker on expectations the U.S. will ease interest rates next week, so commodities and some commodity stocks (notably gold) are stronger.

  • Pops & Drops: UPS, Vodaphone... Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 6:43 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Domino’s and UPS popped while Vodaphone and SanDisk dropped.

  • Tracking Dolly - Update on Probability of Disruption Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 11:39 AM ET

    As Dolly intensifies and moves into the Gulf of Mexico, here is Weather Insight's latest forecast for possible oil and gas disruptions...

  • Nice Economic Data Surprise -- Esp. for Potash Thursday, 24 Apr 2008 | 9:26 AM ET

    Better-than-expected economic numbers this morning have moved futures up about 8 points; the dollar rallied and bonds dropped. Talk about food inflation -- Potash has been the beneficiary here. Same story from Bunge, one of the largest agribusiness companies.

  • Fed: Big Week, But Will There Be A "Big" Enough Cut? Monday, 28 Jan 2008 | 9:18 AM ET

    This is the week for the Fed; traders are hoping for a 50 bp cut, but some fear only a 25 bp cut. The good news is that mortgage rates have come down, and the yield curve has steepened considerably.

  • S&P's 40 PowerPicks Stocks for 2008 Friday, 4 Jan 2008 | 5:29 PM ET

    After beating their own benchmark index for the last five years, Standard & Poor’s equity research team is betting on the biggest U.S. jam maker and the Magic Kingdom, among 40 companies in this year’s PowerPicks stock portfolio, to outperform again in 2008.