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See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
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The latest numbers for UK manufacturing showed a continued weakening, prompting concerns that the economic recovery is likely to be more protracted than forecasts have suggested.
Privately, European officials and analysts have been complaining that the bulk of the main rating agencies – two out of three – are based in the US and not always objective when it comes to rating European countries. In Asia and Europe, officials are looking for solutions.
Use of the internet-based messaging service Twitter is soaring, particularly from smartphones, according to new surveys and company executives, reported the FT.
There is no real sign of a social media bubble, but there are some companies out there with strong growth potential, according to Marc Andreessen, Opsware Inc. co-founder and CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Economists also slashing second-quarter U.S. GDP forecasts to the 2 percent range but have not changed the second-half outlook yet. A big concern is that if the markets remain rocky, or the negatives start really denting sentiment, the slowdown could become self-fulfilling.
You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.
Both the Dow and the S&P 500 kicked off the month of June with their worst-performing day since August 11, 2010.
Stocks sank more than 2 percent Wednesday, following several economic reports that confirmed a struggling recovery and after Moody's downgraded Greece's bond ratings deeper into junk status.
CNBC's Jim Cramer sounds off on stocks he has in his crosshairs.
Mitt Romney's presidential campaign will focus on his executive experience in the Massachusetts statehouse, but the former Bay State governor and GOP presidential hopeful's calls as co-founder of Bain Capital have had a much bigger impact on the American consumer so far. ...A report from TheStreet.
Looking at technical indicators to get a pulse on the markets, with Chris Verrone, Strategas Research Partners.
Discussing GM's lower car sales and future growth prospects, with Don Johnson, General Motors, and CNBC's Phil Lebeau. The Fast Money traders weigh in on which trades you should consider today.
Discussing investment opportunities in private equity stocks, with Tom Lister, Permira Advisers
Deposits at Greek banks fall, with CNBC's Steve Liesman; and exploring investment opportunities in Europe, with Tom Lister, Permira Advisers.
Stocks tumbled after several economic reports confirmed the economy has weakened, leading some analysts to expect further bad news in Friday's key jobs report.
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When the US economy was showing signs of life, the end of Federal Reserve's easing didn't seem to worry financial markets. But now that the economy is clearly sputtering, the transition may not be so easy.