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  • How to Trade the Aussie Dollar's Run Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 4:29 PM ET

    When China surprised investors with an interest rate cut, it sent the Australian dollar soaring. This strategist thinks the Aussie is headed back to earth.

  • Pimco's El-Erian Talks Equities & Rate Cuts Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 4:00 PM ET
    Pimco's El-Erian Talks Equities & Rate Cuts

    Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO & co-CIO, offers his view on equity market volatility, China's interest rate cut, and Ben Bernanke's remarks today.

  • The 'Hope Risk' for the Euro Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:05 PM ET

    After a prolonged slide, the euro is suddenly on a roll. Don't be fooled, this strategist says.

  • Fitzpatrick's Fed Plays Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 1:15 PM ET
    Fitzpatrick's Fed Plays

    Dan Fitzpatrick,, explains how to play Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill today.

  • Money in Motion: Sell Aussie Dollar on China Rate Cut? Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 12:51 PM ET
    Money in Motion: Sell Aussie Dollar on China Rate Cut?

    Willie Williams, Societe Generale, says investors should sell the Australian dollar now. "The move today by China indicates that they are concerned about growth," he says.

  • 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.