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  • AIG, Wal-Mart Hurt Dow as Oil Tops $120 Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 4:50 PM ET

    Stocks ended near session lows as oil ended above $120 a barrel and two Dow components missed the Street's targets.

  • Stocks Pare Losses as Oil Surrenders Gains Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 3:48 PM ET

    Stocks pared some losses Thursday afternoon as oil prices flattened out. Putting pressure on stocks today was a quartet of dismal news: a rise in jobless claims, oil's resurgence, Wal-Mart's sales miss and AIG's wider-than-expected loss.

  • Baby 'Boomlet' Gives Birth to New Opportunities Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 1:59 PM ET

    The pitter-patter of little feet and the high-pitched cries of infants may seem louder lately, but it's music to the ears of many companies that cater to infants and children.

  • Wal-Mart, AIG Drag on Stocks Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 11:11 AM ET

    Stocks opened lower, clipped by a quartet of dismal news: a rise in jobless claims, oil's resurgence, Wal-Mart's sales miss and AIG's wider-than-expected loss.  But a better-than-expected report on home sales helped shave a few points off the decline.

  • Retailers Disappoint as Tax Check Money Runs Out Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 11:02 AM ET

    Early July sales results from retailers have been disappointing, with many falling short of analyst estimates. It also appears that the benefit from tax rebate checks is beginning to wane.

  • Credit Crunch Puts Pinch on Savings: Malpass Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 10:40 AM ET

    Today’s consumer credit report is expected to show that the economic slowdown caused consumers to borrow less readily in June, but David Malpass, president of Encima Global, disagreed.

  • Stocks Pare Losses After Home-Sales Report Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 10:21 AM ET

    Stock futures fell further after a report showed jobless claims unexpectedly rose last week. Futures had already been pointing lower as oil rose nearly $3 a barrel, Wal-Mart missed sales estimates and Dow component AIG posted a wider-than-expected loss.

  • Retails Sink As Jobless Claims Rise Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 9:31 AM ET

    Futures are down nearly 10 points, not surprising given AIG, a strange but generally disappointing retail sales report, and jobless claims higher than expected.

  • Comparing Global Interest Rates Thursday, 7 Aug 2008 | 9:28 AM ET

    With the economic slowdown weighing more on Europe, the ECB decided to hold its interest rates at a seven-year high of 4.25%.  Here are some world interest rates as a point of comparison.

  • Apparel Sales Fall in July: MasterCard Wednesday, 6 Aug 2008 | 5:19 AM ET

    U.S. sales of clothes and shoes fell in July as cash-strapped consumers cut back spending further to pay for nondiscretionary purchases such as food and gasoline, MasterCard Advisors said in a report Wednesday.

  • Whale Watching: Bill Ackman Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 6:36 PM ET

    Wall Street whale Bill Ackman is known to patiently stalk his prey for years. Yes, beneath his smooth exterior and soft-spoken demeanor lies the heart of a killer. Should you trade in his wake?

  • Best Trades Now: Retail, Financials, Pharma & More Monday, 28 Jul 2008 | 4:24 PM ET

    To give investors an edge, CNBC asked the market experts for their best trades now.

  • At least not the kind we need right now, Cramer says. Here's why.

  • Costco Shopping Trip Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 4:01 PM ET

    “I’m looking to get long,” says Jon Najarian on CNBC’s Closing Bell. Not tomorrow because there will probably be more selling, but soon...”

  • Don't Sell These Bank Stocks Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 6:27 PM ET

    Not everything is as it appears. Especially with these Cramer picks.

  • Back-to-School Spending Likely to Slow This Year Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 4:48 PM ET

    Economics will be a far more important subject than fashion for retailers this year as cash-strapped U.S. consumers do their back-to-school shopping over the next several weeks.

  • Are Banks Overbought? Monday, 21 Jul 2008 | 9:13 AM ET

    Bank of America made it four in a row with big banks beating expectations, and beating big: $0.72 is 40 percent higher than the $0.53 expected. Revenues were a knockout as well: $20.32 billion, 10 percent above the estimate of $18.37 billion.

  • Pops & Drops: Charles Schwab, UPS... Wednesday, 16 Jul 2008 | 6:30 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Charles Schwab and UPS popped while Chicago Bridge & Iron and Gannett dropped.

  • The Fast Money Misfires – Friday July 11th Friday, 11 Jul 2008 | 6:49 PM ET

    Sometimes a stock is hot and other time it just burns. Following are the Fast Money misfires.

  • Battle The Bear Thursday, 10 Jul 2008 | 6:04 PM ET

    The Dow finished higher on Thursday propelled by optimism about a major deal in the chemicals sector and comments from Ben Bernanke. What's the "Word on the Street?"