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  • They say good things come to those who wait. Cramer thinks the wait is over.

  • Amid all the excitement around Twitter and the strong IPO market, a couple of new names are basically flat this year.

  • U.S. stock index futures were in positive territory Monday, after the Dow and S&P 500 turned in four-straight weeks of gains, as investors looked ahead to some key economic reports.

  • In a note to clients, Goldman Sachs strategist David J. Kostin on Wednesday identified what he thinks are the top 40 most undervalued stocks.

  • Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:

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    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:

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    Most stocks trade in tandem with the market. But some tend to bounce back a little faster.

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    Take a look at some of Monday's morning movers.

  • NEW YORK-- The shares of at least four homebuilders hit new highs and construction materials companies got a boost as well Wednesday from the release of a new report showing that U.S. builders started construction on homes in September at the fastest rate since July 2008, another sign of a recovering housing market.

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    The S&P 500 financials and energy sectors have led the rally since June 4, up over 10 percent, respectively, while technology has posted the smallest gains, up about 4 percent.

  • Allscripts Healthcare Solutions is enacting a shareholder rights plan — or “poison pill” — to help it ward off an opportunistic takeover bid, even before an offer emerges.

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    Stocks in the S&P 1,500 that displayed unusual volume in Friday's trading session.

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    Despite mixed results in the housing sector, many homebuilder stocks are outperforming the overall market by a large margin.

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    If analysts’ forecasts come true, higher dividend payouts will continue in 2012, as companies release more cash and try to win over investors, the New York Times reports.

  • Martin Marietta Materials landed on the trader radar after the company made an aggressive move to acquire a rival.

  • A fresh round of concern over European debt combined with some downbeat news out of the technology sector to send U.S. stocks sharply lower Monday.

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    U.S. stocks are up nearly 9 percent in the past seven trading sessions, posting their largest seven-day streak since October 2011.   

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    Short interest in Teradyne and R.R. Donnelley & Sons increased 34 percent and 16 percent, respectively, in the past month, with more than 10 percent of their float sold short.

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    Short interest in United States Steel is up 19 percent since late September, with one-fifth of the company's float sold short. In the past seven months, US Steel stock is down 65 percent.

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    Shares of Sears and AK Steel have seen a more than 50 percent jump in short-interest since early August.