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Starbucks, CNOOC, ValueClick and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
The Federal Trade Commission has opened an antitrust investigation into Google's proposed $3.1 billion purchase of ad-management technology company DoubleClick.
A late selloff pushed stocks lower at the close as strong economic data and encouraging comments by the Fed were offset by profit-taking and a spike in energy prices. "We're seeing a little bit of weakness, but the market not selling off tremendously is an overall positive," said Robert Pavlik, chief investment officer at OakTree Asset Management.
Here's how a handful of highly-ranked mutual fund managers and what's in their portfolios.
WPP Group, the world's second-largest advertising company, said on Friday its first-quarter like-for-like revenues increased 4.3 %, reflecting the strong global economic environment.