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Following are the day's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of NVIDIA popped while Microsoft dropped.
As the storm called Gustav heads for America's Gulf Coast, Susquehanna Financial Group gaming, lodging, and leisure analyst Robert LaFleur says casinos in the region are better prepared to weather the storm than they were when Hurricane Katrina came ashore.
I'm reporting all day from the Las Vegas Strip, and we have extended coverage here on the Web. But I just spoke with Elvis and got the real scoop. This "Elvis" came to L.V. two years ago, and makes a living performing at private events, weddings, and occasionally getting a bit part in a production. From the street-view level where he works, there's a whole lot less "Viva" in "Las Vegas" these days.
The e-mails are coming in over my Las Vegas reports. The dollar vs. euro, Elvis, luxury retail and more. Plus: Adult stock tickers and better names for "cougars"!
Financials rebounded from Tuesday's sell-off but housing finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac plunged on growing concerns of a possible government bailout.
The market is turning -- and Andrew Peck is in stocks for the long haul. The portfolio manager for the Baron Asset Fund offers his philosophy, holdings and new buys.
Futures point towards a fairly flat open this morning, despite a much stronger durable goods number. After yesterday’s drop, the markets lost all of their gains for the week, as the Dow is now down 1.3% this week, heading into Friday’s trading. Continue to keep an eye on the financials today, as we wait to see more direction from them.
Stocks tumbled more than 2 percent on Thursday after a report showing yet another drop in U.S. home sales prompted investors to take profits. What's the "Word on the Street?"
Looking for the Fast Money Final Trade? We ran out of time on the broadcast so we made that your Wednesday Web Extra! What should be your first move on Thursday?
Should you roll the dice on casino stocks ahead of Wynn earnings on Thursday?
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of AIG and Biogen popped while Hasbro and CME Group dropped.
Macau tycoon Stanley Ho's gaming flagship finally made its stock market debut on Wednesday, hovering near its offering price in early Hong Kong trade after overcoming a last-minute legal challenge.
Despite good news from our parent General Electric we are again being pushed around by oil at a record price, and by Fannie and Freddie. Both are down big (about 50 percent) this morning, largely on a New York Times story that the federal government was considering placing one or both of them in a conservatorship.
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?"
For a long time, shares of casino gaming companies were best bets. Those days are over -- but there's still money to be made in the right stocks, says Jake Fuller.
Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Anheuser-Busch and Exxon Mobil popped while Boeing and Yahoo! dropped.
The week was chock full of economic angst and M&A intrigue. But one dark constant loomed over all ... rising oil prices.
Ron Baron likes casinos and fancy clothes. The chairman and chief executive of Baron Capital joined CNBC's "Billionaire Summit" -- a select group of the world's most successful businesspeople -- to offer his investment outlook.
In Thursday’s Web Extra the traders reveal how they’re playing Comcast after shares surge on strong growth in broadband. Also get Pete Najarian’s casino trade.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Google and Wynn popped while BJ Services and Netflix dropped.