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The market could go wild, so what's a trader to do? Maybe you should take a page from Chuck D.
Friday is the last trading day of the month and, arguably, the last trading day of the summer. If you take the start of summer as Memorial Day, and the end of summer as today, the S&P 500 Index is basically flat for this three-month period.
Art Cashin told CNBC that several under-the-radar comments from the Federal Reserve on Thursday created anxiety in the market and investors shouldn't ignore them.
The crisis in Syria is just one of many problems in the Mideast that drove oil prices recently higher, John Hofmeister, former president of Shell Oil, told CNBC.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.
Pimco strategist Tony Crescenzi has three good reasons why yields will drop.
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Traders close the books Friday on the worst month for the Dow and S&P 500 in more than a year, and are likely to be cautious ahead of the long Labor Day weekend.
Nasdaq accepted some responsibility for the "flash freeze" — but only some. There was still some finger pointing in its latest update.
There are lots of trends in tech. But Cramer doesn’t think any of them can touch this one.
If you think it’s safe to wade back in the water, Cramer says think again.
The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day and what they're looking out for Friday.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Peter Schiff says a wave of crises will send gold to "the stratosphere."
A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Thursday hinted he would approve AMR's bankruptcy exit plan despite the government's challenge to its main component: AMR's planned megamerger with US Airways.
Market sentiment toward risky assets has greatly changed from a year ago, bond fund manager Jeff Gundlach told CNBC.
Nasdaq OMX has sent a letter to listed clients, a mixture of an update and partial mea culpa as officials continue to address the shutdown last Thursday.
CNBC's Jim Cramer says Vodafone would be the clear winner—at least for now—if it succeeds in selling its 45 percent stake in the Verizon Wireless joint venture.
In the U.S., Jorge Paulo Lemann is virtually unknown, even though he's behind Heinz ketchup, Burger King and Budweiser beer, Bloomberg Businessweek reports.