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  • Taper tantrum?  Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    On fears of tapering, stocks are falling fast and bond yields are rising to their highest levels in 2 years. The FMHR traders discuss where the market is headed. CNBC's Steve Liesman joins to break down the Philadelphia Fed Survey, and Jim Russell, US Bank, says taper is key.

  • Your first trade for Thursday Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 1:43 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • ‘I’d rather hold my nose’ and buy Apple: Pro Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    Apple stock remains attractive, Kevin Landis of First Hand Technology Funds says.

  • Buy the sell-off in high-yield?  Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 12:51 PM ET

    It has been an ugly run for bonds as investors fear tapering. Jim Keenan, BlackRock, is focused on the high yield to make money.

  • ‘I’m incredibly bullish’ on tech, trader says Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 12:42 PM ET

    A new paradigm in technology makes the sector a solid play, Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners says.

  • Futures Now: Crops at 52-week lows  Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    Corn and wheat are trading around 52-week lows. The Futures Now team breaks down the crop move.

  • Top three trades  Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    In today's top 3 trades, PulteGroup is trading lower today, Baidu hits a 52-week high, and Deere is down after reporting equipment sales have dropped 5 percent this quarter.

  • Beware of the Summer swoon?  Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders find opportunity in retail. And financials have proven to be one of the best sectors this year, but have stalled in July. Mike Santoli, Yahoo Finance, looks at whether banks can bring back the momentum.

  • Your first trade for Wednesday Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 2:36 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Herbalife new scrutiny ‘just noise’: Pro Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 2:27 PM ET

    New scrutiny of Herbalife over quality-control issues doesn't change much, Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital says.

  • Market wants 'clarity' on these issues: El-Erian Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    Disparities among certain economic indicators could pose a risk if not reconciled soon, PIMCO's Mohamed El-Erian says.

  • Stocks could wobble a bit over the rest of the summer, Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital says.

  • Technical trade: Time to sell gold?  Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 12:51 PM ET

    Gold is taking a step back from its best rally in a month. Mike Harris, Campbell and Company, takes a look at the technicals.

  • Futures Now: Is copper confirming the rally?  Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    Copper has hit a 2-month high today, the Futures Now team discusses the move.

  • Activist enhancement  Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    The drama at JC Penney continues and CNBC's Scott Wapner spoke to the former CEO, Mike Ullman, saying "Ackman did what was best for the board." With Bill Ackman and Dan Loeb in recent headlines, have activist investors gone too far? CNBC's Kate Kelly weighs in.

  • Your first trade for Tuesday Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 6:02 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • What's BlackBerry worth, anyway? Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 5:55 PM ET

    Amid BlackBerry's announcement that it would seek "strategic alternatives," Greencrest Capital internet analyst Max Wolff says that the company's stock might have run up too far.

  • How S&P 500 will lose 90 points: Strategist Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    The S&P 500 appears likely to end the year at 1,600 because of the Federal Reserve's possible tapering of asset purchases, Barclays strategist Barry Knapp says.

  • Where to find gains ahead of Fed's taper Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 12:57 PM ET

    A couple of trades could see upside ahead of the taper, Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners says.

  • Has Tesla stock run too far?  Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 12:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the latest data from the USDA on crops. And CNBC's Herb Greenberg discusses the fight for JC Penney, and Tesla's second downgrade in a week.

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