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Oil could briefly spike to $150 per barrel or more if Syria's supporters seek to punish the U.S. and its allies for a military strike against it by disrupting oil supplies. Brent oil could briefly spike as high as $150 a barrel.
For every crash one or two visionaries emerge who called the decline. In time, we conclude that these visionaries were more lucky than prescient. This time may be different.
The recently struggling emerging markets are getting "closer to a bottom," Leah Zell, founder of Lizard Investors, tells CNBC. She also offers two global stock picks.
This trader reveals the real reason why Syrian military action threatens the economy.
Gold has rallied steadily for over a week, as investors bid for safe haven assets, due to fears about the possibility of Western military involvement in Syria.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
This billion-dollar portfolio manager says Treasury yields will drop, but not because of the debt ceiling or Syria.
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Option traders are coming back to Covanta after hitting a home run in the waste-management stock earlier this year.
Regulators are reportedly investigating unusual option activity in Leap Wireless just before its acquisition was announced by AT&T last month.
Whether it was a connectivity problem or a poorly designed processor, the players must ensure that the system works.
The Federal Reserve was unlikely to end QE just yet, Stuart Frankel's Steve Grasso says.
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Bank ratings do not show the impact of the slowdown in emerging economies or the more sustained recovery in developed countries. Europe still leads the list of the world's safest banks.
After one of the strongest bull runs in stock market history, more young adults seem to have caught the investing bug. This teen actress actually outperformed the S&P 500!
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
"There's a lot of ammunition sitting on the sidelines now to re-enter on the long side," Tradition Energy's Addison Armstrong says.
J.C. Penney bulls should get a better entry point to buy shares of the foundering retailer, Josh Brown says.
Following the JCP Ackman blowup and a tough quarter at Sears, turnaround expert Marcus Lemonis told CNBC he's "not sure" the market can handle both retailers.
"It's perfectly healthy. There's nothing wrong with it," Josh Brown says.