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  • Why I’ve Finally Bought Facebook: Investor Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 12:45 PM ET
    A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    I did something Wednesday that I didn’t think I was ever going to be able to do. Not only did I establish a position in social media giant Facebook, but I did so while feeling good about the decision.

  • High-End Retail Cracking? Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 12:45 PM ET
    High-End Retail Cracking?

    Lululemon's earnings beat Wall Street expectations. Liz Dunn, Macquairie analyst, weighs in on the results and the high-end retail sector overall.

  • How to Trade Bernanke's Testimony Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    How to Trade Bernanke's Testimony

    Thomas Lee, chief U.S. equity strategist at JPMorgan, says Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony was not a huge surprise or a disappointment.

  • Cramer Interviews Pebblebrook Hotel Trust CEO Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 11:37 AM ET

    The "Mad Money" host sat down with the CEO of Pebblebrook Hotel Trust to talk about how well his REIT has fared.

  • Surprise Rate Cut May Boost Chinese Stocks Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 11:14 AM ET

    The Chinese market may receive a boost on Friday, after the People's Bank of China announced a surprise 25 basis point rate cut.

  • Ulta Salon

    Ulta Salon’s stock has been a rocketship, from a stock-market standpoint, for good reason — the cosmetics retailer and salon has been posting consistently impressive results. But in large part, this is a story about new store openings.

  • Futures Rally After China Cut, Jobless Claims Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 9:17 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures held their gains Thursday following the weekly jobless claims report and after China's central bank unexpectedly announced that will cut its interest rates.

  • Politics Is Killing the Stock Market: Larry Fink Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 9:01 AM ET
    Larry Fink

    Investors have to pay more attention than they ever have to political wrangling, and that's made the market more difficult to navigate, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink told CNBC.

  • BlackRock's CEO on Corporate Governance Structure Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 8:17 AM ET
    BlackRock's CEO on Corporate Governance Structure

    Laurence Fink, BlackRock CEO, shares his views on shareholder democracy, corporate governance and emerging dual-class structures in companies.

  • Stocks to Watch: SJM, NAV, LULU & More Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 7:58 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Thursday’s morning movers:

  • Where is BlackRock Putting Its $Trillions to Work? Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 7:52 AM ET
    Where is BlackRock Putting Its $Trillions to Work?

    Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO, discusses how his company is investing now and where to look for value in equities.

  • Option Bulls Pile Into Waste Management Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 6:25 AM ET

    Traders have been selling Waste Management, but one man’s trash could be another’s treasure.

  • Around the World in 60 Stocks: Highlight Reel Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 12:00 AM ET
    Around the World in 60 Stocks: Highlight Reel

    Big money bets in the U.S., Europe and Asia from top investment managers, analysts, and CNBC's own Jim Cramer and Herb Greenberg.

  • Markets Await 'Helicopter Ben,' But May Be Disappointed Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 10:25 PM ET

    "What's he (Bernanke) going to say?," says one market pro. "Is he really going to get in a helicopter and dump money?"

  • Pebblebrook Hotel Trust CEO: We Are a Growth Company Right Now

    Pebblebrook Hotel Trust is classified as a REIT, owns 21 hotels in 14 markets, and began operating at the beginning of the economy's recovery. Jon Bortz, Pebblebrook Hotel Trust CEO, discusses the state of hotel construction in the U.S. and how his company has taken advantage of the downturn in the market.

  • Lightning Round Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 6:40 PM ET
    Lightning Round

    You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.

  • American Electric Power CEO: Industrial & Commercial Growth

    American Electric Power receives 30% of its revenues from Ohio, but the state is now deregulating the electricity market. Nick Akins, American Electric Power president & CEO, discusses his company's growth strategies moving forward and how it will face possible competition.

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    Momentum feeds on momentum, but the "Mad Money" host warns investors to watch out for uber-growth stocks like beauty brand Ulta Salon.

  • Cramer: Beware of Chasing Too Much Momentum Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 6:15 PM ET
    Cramer: Beware of Chasing Too Much Momentum

    Ulta reported earnings increased an astounding 47%, and its comparable sales number increased 10%. Mad Money host Jim Cramer, explains what investors can learn from this growth stock.

  • Making Sense of Today's Rally, Listen Up! Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 6:00 PM ET
    Making Sense of Today's Rally, Listen Up!

    The Dow is up 2.59% over the last 2 trading days, yet weak jobs data still looms over the markets. Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why the market might be both good and bad.