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  • These are the stocks that will work – and those that won’t – when the market pulls back.

  • The Dow topped 9,000 for the first time since January as investors shrugged off a rise in jobless claims and cheered earnings from Ford and 3M. A third straight rise in existing-home sales also buoyed the market.

  • With the Dow breaking above 9000, should you position for the next leg higher or the end of the line?

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    Ben from New Jersey writes, "There was a report yesterday saying consumers will be spending less on back to school shopping. Should I get into Wal-Mart?

  • With the S&P almost 10% higher in 2 weeks, can stronger-than-expected earnings continue to boost this market?

  • Until last fall we were a nation that shopped until we dropped. Will back-to-school shopping season be a catalyst to get shoppers off the sidelines? An annual survey released today by Deloitte suggests the answer is yes.

  • Though the S&P 500 and Dow ended Friday little changed, the move for the week was anything but small with both indexes holding onto enormous rallies.

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    As CIT works to avoid bankruptcy, many who track the retail industry are concerned that CIT's troubles will set off a chain reaction that will leave retailers in the lurch during the critical holiday season.

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    Retailers are flocking to India, thanks to an economy that is still growing and a young population eager to gobble up new brand names.  But some Western brands — once they conquer the regulatory hurdles to getting into the market here — may get a sinking sense of familiarity.

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    Merchants across the nation have spent years unsuccessfully fighting interchange fees, which generates an estimated $40 billion to $50 billion in income annually for banks that issue credit cards. But after Congress passed a law last month to protect consumers from excessive fees and interest on credit cards, merchants are mounting a fresh offensive.

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    Ever wonder why you feel so wretched in the morning? CNBC Contributor David Pogue looks at an alarm clock designed to measure how well you sleep.

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    The company is expected on Thursday to announce the creation of an indexing system meant to help retailers determine the social and environmental impact of their products.

  • Both the Dow and S&P powered higher after solid results from Intel reinforced hopes for an economic recovery and a rebound in technology spending.

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    Shoppers have been flocking to dollar stores to save money, but are they always getting what they bargained for? The answer, according to a Consumer Reports' ShopSmart, is: it depends.

  • Plus, the Mad Money highlights his “gasoline rally” stock picks.

  • As the weak-consumer trend continues, some of these discounters are going to keep performing well, said Dana Telsey, chief research officer and retail analyst at Telsey Advisory Group.

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    Earnings season may have "officially" gotten underway with last week's release by Dow component Alcoa, but it kicks into full gear Tuesday with two very significant pre-market releases: quarterly numbers from Goldman Sachs and Dow stock Johnson & Johnson. 

  • Stock and options trading turned bullish on Netflix Monday, as investors positioned for the movie-rental company to rally this week.

  • When everyone else is selling, you should be buying. Here are the Mad Money host’s top picks.