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  • Expect a ‘significant’ September boost: Pro Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 1:09 PM ET

    The Federal Reserve appears unlikely to begin tapering next month, sending stocks higher, OptionMonster's Jon Najarian says.

  • Your first trade for Monday Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 4:14 PM ET

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

  • Top stocks with 5 percent growth: Pro Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 2:22 PM ET

    Companies with strong top-line growth ahead are the ones to buy, Sarat Sethi of Douglas C. Lane & Associates says.

  • Who’ll succeed Steve Ballmer at Microsoft? Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 2:07 PM ET
    Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer

    The possible candidates outside Microsoft to succeed outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer are impressive, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld says.

  • ‘Get out, step back’ from Microsoft: Pro Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 1:21 PM ET

    Shares of Microsoft could continue to rise after Steve Ballmer announced his departure, Mike Murphy of Rosecliff Capital says.

  • Step into the Gap     Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 12:41 PM ET

    Gap recorded its sixth consecutive quarter of higher same-store sales. Will Gap be the next to fall victim to the teen slump? Stephanie Link and Mike Murphy debate. Joe Saluzzi, Themis Trading, joins to discuss Nasdaq's "flash freeze." And according to Dow Jones quoting sources, Bats Global Markets is in merger talks with Direct Edge.

  • Halftime Pops & Drops     Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 12:27 PM ET

    Insight on stocks making the biggest moves in the market today, with the Fast Money traders.

  • To September taper or not to taper?     Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley, provides insight on why the Fed is likely to begin reducing its asset-buying program next month, unless weak employment data are reported, which is not in the forecast.

  • 'Get out, step back' from Microsoft: Pro     Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 12:01 PM ET

    There's potential for shares of Microsoft to move a lot higher after CEO Steve Ballmer announces his departure, Mike Murphy of Rosecliff Capital says.

  • Nasdaq: 'Connectivity issue' led to three-hour shutdown Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 7:55 PM ET

    Nasdaq said it halted trading for three hours Thursday after a "connectivity issue between an exchange participant" and a system that disseminates all stock prices for the industry..

  • Stick with stocks through taper: Strategist Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    The Federal Reserve's tapering of QE will be good for stocks, CommonFund Chief Investment Strategist Michael Strauss says.

  • Get your stock ‘buy’ list ready for taper Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 12:59 PM ET

    A stock dip on the Fed taper would present an opportunity, Mike Murphy of Rosecliff Capital says.

  • Halftime Pops & Drops     Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 12:27 PM ET

    Insight on stocks making the biggest moves in the market today, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Your first trade for Thursday Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 3:09 PM ET

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

  • Boosts ahead for Apple stock: UBS analyst Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    Shares of Apple have upside potential in both the near- and long-term, Steve Milunovich of UBS says.

  • Google’s NFL play could bring big changes Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 2:36 PM ET

    Google's potential bid for rights to the NFL's "Sunday Ticket" package would be a game changer, Pete Najarian says.

  • Byron Wien: Correction could top 5 percent Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 1:53 PM ET
    Byron Wien, vice chairman of Blackstone Advisory Partners

    "My concern about the second half is that the economy isn't building the kind of momentum that everybody thought," Wien said.

  • Waiting for ‘tapernado’ to hit stock market Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    The stock market isn't adjusting for the potential taper in September, Belus Capital Advisors CEO Brian Sozzi says.

  • Top three trades     Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    In today's top 3 trades, American Eagle is plunging, Staples plummets after weak earnings and Toll Brothers trades higher. CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Hewlett-Packard vp Dave Donatelli is to be reassigned ahead of earnings.

  • Futures Now: Can Fed minutes save bonds?     Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 12:30 PM ET

    Treasury yields continue to hover at 2-year highs, can the Fed minutes turn bonds around? The Futures Now team discusses what the minutes may mean.

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