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  • Markets Could End Week Quietly Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 5:17 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    With a wary eye on Europe, traders are facing what could be an extremely light trading day Friday.

  • Airlines Take Off Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 5:15 PM ET
    Airlines Take Off

    JPMorgan raised price targets across the board for airlines, saying that lower fuel has a material impact on airlines, with the Fast Money traders. Meanwhile CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on "planes without pilots."

  • Stocks to Watch: CHK, PAY & More Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:

  • Morgan Stanley Talks to Brokers Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 5:00 PM ET
    Morgan Stanley Talks to Brokers

    Morgan Stanley informs advisors nobody will pay more than $43 for Facebook shares, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. The Fast Money traders discuss.

  • Breaking News: BlackRock Now Has 4-5 Million Shares of Chesapeake

    BlackRock owned about 1 million shares of Chesapeake Energy two weeks ago, and now recently bought 4-5 million shares, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • What Ignited the Facebook-Analyst Fallout? Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 4:19 PM ET

    Conflict-of-interest arguments are brewing about whether Morgan Stanley and other banks were allowed to make significant downward adjustments to Facebook's financial estimates during the deal's 9-day marketing period.

  • Where the Euro Goes From Here Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 4:14 PM ET

    The euro has had a little bounce after its early morning tumble. Here's where one strategist says it's headed next.

  • Facebook's Fallout Hurting Future IPOs? Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 3:41 PM ET
    Facebook's Fallout Hurting Future IPOs?

    Assessing Facebook's value long-term and its impact on future IPOs from the tech sector, with David Menlow, IPO Financial and Andy Russell,

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Greek Exit? Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 3:00 PM ET
    Closing Bell Exchange: Greek Exit?

    Citi's chief economist predicted Greece will leave the euro zone by next year. David Steinberg, DLS Capital Management; and CNBC's Bob Pisani, Rick Santelli and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, share perspective.

  • Is the Euro Oversold? Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 2:54 PM ET

    The euro's nosedive has taken it to levels where some are wondering if a reversal is at hand.

  • Nasdaq Seeks to Stem Damage From Facebook IPO: Source Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 2:18 PM ET

    Nasdaq executives are making an aggressive, behind the scenes push to stem the damage from the Facebook IPO, CNBC has learned.

  • Are Investors Running Out of Safe Havens to Put Money? Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    Amid all the challenges facing the markets — Greece, Facebook, JPMorgan — investors face an even larger problem: They soon could be running out of safe havens for their money.

  • Money in Motion: Euro Continues Downward Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    Money in Motion: Euro Continues Downward

    "In the near term, I think the move is lower and the fundamentals are working against the euro," says Willie Williams of Societe Generale. The FMHR traders weigh in on European concerns and the best currency play right now.

  • Meg Whitman

    After Hewlett-Packard announced plans to reduce the largest amount of workers in its 73-year history by cutting 27,000 jobs, Jason Noland, analyst for the firm Robert W. Baird, said the firm risks losing key staff to Silicon Valley.  

  • Oil Hovers Around $91 Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 12:30 PM ET
    Oil Hovers Around $91

    The FMHR traders share their top three trades today, including Pandora popping on better-than-expected earnings. J.C. O'Hara, Phoenix Partners, discusses rising crude prices and a look at how to play oil at these levels, with Dan Dicker, MercBloc.

  • Trading Banks & Tiffany Earnings Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 12:15 PM ET
    Trading Banks & Tiffany Earnings

    Shares of Goldman Sachs are down 2%, and it is one of the underwriters for Facebook. The FMHR traders discuss their plays on banks right now. CNBC contributor Robert Frank, also offers insight on Tiffany since the stock is down on weak guidance.

  • DuckDuckGo Cooks Google’s Goose: Analyst Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 11:53 AM ET
    Google Search

    Successful startup search engine DuckDuckGo is proving to Google, Facebook, and other Internet giants that being a big fat bird on the wire is no longer beautiful.

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    General Electric’s $4.5 billion “special dividend” — to be paid from GE Capital to the parent company — will be used entirely for buybacks, GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt told investors at an industry conference Wednesday.

  • Kuntz: Finding Opportunity in Emerging Markets Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 11:04 AM ET
    World in Hand

    Investing in emerging markets is at the forefront of corporations’ growth strategies. But entering one of these fast-growing regions presents considerable challenges. This blogger has some suggestions on what companies can do to make the sourcing of emerging market opportunities more rewarding.

  • China Stocks Seen Rangebound Amid Uncertainty Thursday, 24 May 2012 | 10:40 AM ET
    Day traders at a local brokerage in Hong Kong

    China stocks are set for more rangebound trading on Friday, as investors continued to grapple with global and domestic economic uncertainties.