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The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Bruce Berkowitz's Fairholme Capital Management takes $500 million preferred equity stake in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Goldman Sachs revealed the stocks most popular with the nearly $2 trillion hedge fund industry. The so-called VIP list has outperformed the S&P 500 this year.
The world's largest hedge funds have bolstered their equity holding so far this year, adding more to Boeing than any other stock, according to research firm FactSet.
Despite all the negative headlines, Chinese investment in the US hit an all-time record in 2012: $6.5 billion. It will likely surpass that level in 2013.
Fannie Mae common shares have soared, but there may not be a happy ending for investors.
Hedge fund managers and investment gurus have to notify the SEC about their moves every quarter. Investors pore over this data in the belief the big fish have special insight.
Big investors are reporting their quarterly holdings, offering a glimpse into what some of the big fish were buying and selling during the first quarter.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Notes and quotes from the biggest stories covered on CNBC Wednesday.
AIG has refocused on its core businesses of insurance and underwriting, putting the financial crisis in the rear-view mirror, CEO Robert Benmosche tells CNBC.
A bubble in dividend stocks might be forming, Barbara Marcin of GAMCO Investors says.
Where AIG shares go from here may depend on how quickly it starts returning capital to shareholders, analysts say.
A roundup of some of the most compelling conversations and noteworthy moments broadcast on CNBC.
Since the Dow Jones Industrial Average's recent low on November 15, 2012, the 12 stocks pulled from the blue chip index since 1999 have outperformed the Dow even with new highs.
The Dow is up 20 percent since the recent low on Nov. 15, but 12 stocks that have been kicked out of the index over the years are up an average of 30 percent.
This is an unofficial transcript of Warren Buffett and Bill Gates appearing live on CNBC's Squawk Box on Monday, May 6, 2013 from 6 am ET to 9 am ET.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Stocks closed out the week with a bang, with the S&P 500 finishing above 1,600 and the Dow briefly topping 15,000 for the first time, as Wall Street cheered a better-than-expected April nonfarm payrolls report.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers: