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  • 5 Consumer Stocks Outpacing S&P 500 Growth Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 1:02 PM ET

    Signs of an improving U.S. economy have allowed consumers to feel more comfortable pulling out their wallet for nonessentials, pushing consumer discretionary shares to some of the highest growth rates in the S&P 500 in the fourth quarter.

  • Sell Apple Stock? Analyst Explains Why Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    Sell Apple Stock? Analyst Explains Why

    Despite Apple's massive run, one analyst has a "sell" rating on the stock. Ed Zabitsky, analyst at ACI Research, explains why he is sticking to his $270 price target.

  • S&P 500 to Make a Run at New Highs? Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 12:41 PM ET
    S&P 500 to Make a Run at New Highs?

    Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research, explains whether the "golden cross" on the S&P 500 is a bullish sign for the market.

  • Facebook IPO's Impact on Other Tech Giants Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 12:11 PM ET
    Facebook IPO's  Impact on Other Tech Giants

    When Facebook files for its IPO, the social networking company could be one of the largest companies in the world. What does that mean for other tech giants like Google? Colin Gillis, sr. tecnology analyst at BGC Financial, discusses.

  • Two momentum names. Two key earnings events. But that’s where the similarities end from last Friday’s Options Action.

  • How Low Can Chesapeake Energy Go? Try Under $15 Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 11:36 AM ET

    Chesapeake Energy may be one of the greatest short-term trades an investor can make, but that's because it continues to be such a frustrating idea as a long-term investment, according to

  • Global Markets Update: Europe Extends Losses as Wall Street Slumps

    Markets in Europe extend losses as Wall Street slumps. Bank stocks among the biggest losers. Yields fall in the latest 5- and 10-year auction of Italian debt. Negotiations between Greece and private-sector creditors continue. Underwriters hike cost of insuring Portugal bonds and want upfront payment. And Germany's Merkel to actively support re-election efforts of Frances's Sarkozy.

  • Bringing Manufacturing Jobs Back to U.S. Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 11:14 AM ET
    Bringing Manufacturing Jobs Back to U.S.

    Rock Center's Harry Smith discusses how one furniture maker re-started his family business in North Carolina instead of taking advantage of cheaper labor in China.

  • Resident uses cross country skis to travel passed cars buried in snow along Central Park West, New York City.

    Even with the recent pullback, stocks are likely to end January with solid gains. But the so-called January Barometer—normally a reliable indicator—may not be so accurate this year.

  • Art Cashin's Take on the Markets Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 11:05 AM ET
    Art Cashin's Take on the Markets

    Sharing his view on the markets, with Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services director Of floor operations.

  • Gold

    Gold priced in euros broke above of key trend line Monday morning, as safe-haven buying and upward technical momentum continue to help the precious metal rally.

  • McCullough: Self-Control is Needed in This Market Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 10:28 AM ET

    Thinking fast about the immediate-term while thinking slow about the long-term is the holy grail of being at what Kahneman calls “cognitive ease.” I can’t work any harder – so for me, at this stage of my career, my goal is to work smarter.

  • How to Trade the Upcoming Jobs Report Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 9:11 AM ET
    Canadian flag

    A new employment report is on the way, and this strategist sees a trading opportunity.

  • Futures Fall Amid Renewed Greece Concerns Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 8:51 AM ET

    Stock index futures slumped Monday, tracking losses in Europe and Asia, amid renewed worries over a second bailout package for Greece.

  • What's Shaking: Monday's Early Movers Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 8:28 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Monday morning's early movers:

  • Greek Talks Hit the Euro, Dollar Gets a Lift Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    Slow progress on Greek debt and a looming EU summit sap risk appetite and lift the buck — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Option Bulls Pounce on Jaguar Mining Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 6:54 AM ET

    Traders are digging for gold in Jaguar Mining.

  • Investors Wait For Answers From Greece Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 6:43 AM ET
    Investors Wait For Answers From Greece

    Insight on how the decision out of Greece will move markets, with Chris Johnson, Johnson Research Group CEO/chief investment strategist and Boris Schlossberg, GFT Forex.

  • Jim Rogers: I Would Not Buy Facebook Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 5:57 AM ET
    International investor Jim Rogers

    Jim Rogers, CEO and chairman of Rogers Holdings, said he would not buy Facebook as a stock because it would be too expensive.

  • Jim Rogers: No One Leaves the Euro Zone This Year Monday, 30 Jan 2012 | 4:36 AM ET
    Jim Rogers

    No country will exit the euro zone this year but a solution to the debt crisis remains elusive, Jim Rogers, CEO and chairman at Rogers Holdings, told CNBC Monday.