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  • A fairly disappointing open for the markets given the solid 2 percent gains in Europe earlier and a round of excellent earnings reports across a broad array of sectors. Although many companies reported strong earnings this morning, their commentary on the economy was more subdued.

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    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, July 21.

  • It’s the first big week of earnings, but don’t overlook how important of a week it is for housing too. Since the housing tax credit expired at the end of April, not only have housing stocks been hit hard, but the broader markets have also noticeably suffered too.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Regardless of what the charts say, Cramer thinks this stock is a buy.

  • The Dow dropped over 200 points Tuesday, its worst loss in months, after the debt ratings on Greece and Portugal were downgraded.  Goldman Sachs ended higher. The VIX jumped more than 30 percent, it's biggest one-day surge since October 2008.

  • What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, April 27.

  • Stocks pared their losses Tuesday after a report showed consumer confidence rose to its highest level since September 2008.

  • U.S. stock index futures edged lower ahead of the open Tuesday as the Federal Reserve prepared to start its two-day policy meeting and Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein is scheduled to appear before Congress.

  • With the market clearly fractured, are a growing number of trades just too crowded? And if so, which ones?

  • The No. 1 stock in the S&P 500 Index right now is Snap-On Tools, but why?

  • While the stock market continues to trade sideways, some investors seem to be turning negative on a number of S&P 500 stocks. 

  • The ADP report for January, at a loss of 22,000 jobs (consensus was for a loss of 30,000), was the smallest decline since January 2008, which was the last time there was jobs growth. Then there's dividends — lots of dividends.

  • Lots of market moving events today: the Apple show, President Obama's State of the Union speech, conclusion of the FOMC meeting, the Geithner hearings. Traders are hopeful the President will focus on the economy and job creation, and tone down the populism. Traders are less optimistic that anything good will come from The Geithner Witch Hunt, as some are calling the hearings...

  • Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks eked out a gain Wednesday as the debut of Apple's iPad tablet computer energized tech stocks and financials rebounded amid relief that the Fed's statement offered no surprises.

  • Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks continued to slide Wednesday after the Fed left the "extended period" language in their statement, referring to how long they will leave interest rates low. Stocks had already been trading lower after some disappointing earnings outlooks.

  • Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks had a weak open Wednesday as investors were disappointed with some earnings outlooks and waited for the Federal Reserve's statement this afternoon. Stocks slipped further into the red after a report showed new home sales unexpectedly unexpectedly fell last month and as the House hearing on AIG began.