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  • Word on the Street Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 5:00 PM ET
    Word on the Street

    Dissecting the day's major business news, including JC Penney earnings, 13-F filings for Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Greenlight Capital, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Groupon

    Mark May, analyst with Barclays Capital, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street,” that Groupon’s share price pop is just the beginning for the three-year-old company. 

  • JCPenney Q1 Revs. $3.15 Billion vs. $3.41 Billion Est. Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 4:05 PM ET
    JCPenney Q1 Revs. $3.15 Billion vs. $3.41 Billion Est.

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the details of JCPenney's big miss on the top and bottom of its earnings, and the company's plans to discontinue its quarterly dividend.

  • Reacting to JCPenney's Earnings Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 4:05 PM ET
    Reacting to JCPenney's Earnings

    JCPenney reports a loss of $0.25 versus an estimate of $0.11 in Q1's earnings. Paul Swinand, Morningstar analyst and David Abella, Rochdale Investment Management, offer insight.

  • Market Outlook: Euro Zone Worries & Banking Regulations

    Sharing perspective on what would happen in the global markets if Greece were to leave the euro zone, with Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel and Robert Albertson, Sandler O'Neill.

  • JOBS Act Will Drive Businesses to IPO On-Ramp: Opinion Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 2:56 PM ET

    While the center of the universe this week for Wall Street and the IPO world is Facebook’s long-awaited debut to the public market, the biggest ongoing story related to the IPO market is the enactment last month of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act.

  • Disaster du Jour & Sunshine Stocks: Coal & Colgate Palmolive

    Shares of Colgate Palmolive are up more than 10% this year, but coal stocks are sharply lower today, with Shneur Gershuni, UBS analyst; and CNBC's Brian Sullivan and Amanda Drury.

  • Whale Watch: Why Copying Big Investors Is 'Dangerous' Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 1:44 PM ET
    NYSE Traders

    "It's dangerous for investors merely to mimic what large investors are doing, because you're always going to be late," says one market pro. "That includes not just buying but, importantly, selling."

  • JPMorgan Shareholders Meeting Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 1:33 PM ET
    JPMorgan Shareholders Meeting

    Peter Skillern, Reinvestment Partners executive director, shares perspective from JPMorgan's annual shareholder meeting in Tampa, Florida.

  • Facebook Profit Roadblocks? Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 1:17 PM ET
    Facebook Profit Roadblocks?

    Investors may be hot to trot over Facebook's IPO, but a new AP-CNBC poll finds the company is facing potential monetary roadblocks, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • The Makeover Avon Needs After Coty Breakup Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 1:14 PM ET
    Avon Products

    With shares tumbling after Coty, the privately held maker of Beyoncé Knowles perfume, withdrew its hotly contested $10.7 billion takeover offer, Avon Products CEO Sherilyn McCoy needs to prove to investors that a turnaround plan is possible for the beauty products giant.

  • Stocks to Watch: TJX, CHK & More Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:53 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Short, Buy Oracle: Pro Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:51 PM ET

    Investors wanting to play the cloud can do better by looking into names such as Oracle, IBM, and EMC Corp. Salesforce is better suited as a good short candidate from current levels.

  • Currency Trade: Dollar & Euro Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:45 PM ET
    Currency Trade: Dollar & Euro

    Discussing whether the euro is headed to parity with the U.S. dollar, with Willie Williams, Societe Generale.

  • Ahead of Retail Earnings: JCP, SKS & & More Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    Ahead of Retail Earnings: JCP, SKS & & More

    Breaking down Saks earnings data and forecasting JCPenney's earnings, with Deborah Weinswig, Citigroup analyst and the FMHR traders.

  • Facebook: A Passing Fad? Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:30 PM ET
    Facebook: A Passing Fad?

    According to a new CNBC-AP poll, nearly half of the people that use Facebook say it's a passing fad. Jon Najarian, founder and the FMHR traders, share their trade on the upcoming tech IPO.

  • Does Your 401(k) Plan Have Enough Investment Options? Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:18 PM ET
    Reggie Jackson in the 1977 World Series.

    Some company retirement plans have changed with the times, allowing investors to dabble in commodities and real estate. Others have not, hurting diversification.

  • Trading Groupon's Comeback Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:15 PM ET
    Trading Groupon's Comeback

    Groupon might be up 17% today, but there are a lot of skeptics on the stock, reports CNBC's Seema Mody. Aaron Kessler, Raymond James senior internet analyst, also offers insight on the trending stock; and the FMHR crew share their trades on Amazon after Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to "outperform."

  • Home Depot

    Although Home Depot’s revenue missed estimates as warm winter weather led customers to shift their purchases earlier, one analyst still prefers the company over its competitor Lowe’s.

  • JPMorgan: Buy, Sell or Hold? Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:00 PM ET
    JPMorgan: Buy, Sell or Hold?

    CNBC's Mary Thompson discusses details from today's JPMorgan's shareholder meeting. The FMHR traders weigh in on how to trade financials, with Scott Nations, NationsShares CIO.