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  • Are Investors Underestimating the Market?

    Discussing Street sage, Laszlo Birinyi's bullish call of 1700 for the S&P, with Mark Matson, Matson Money CEO, and Jason Pride, Glenmede director of investment strategy.

  • Best Oil Stocks to Buy

    Tim Rezvan, Sterne Agee vice president, energy research, reveals his four oil exploration and production plays, including Berry Petroleum, Occidental Petroleum, Pioneer Natural Resources, and Gulfport Energy.

  • Zynga Collapses After JPM Downgrade

    Shares of Zynga get crushed after JPMorgan downgrades shares of the social game developer.

  • GM Pickups & Natural Gas

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details on General Motors offering two different models of pickup trucks powered by natural gas.

  • Apple Tops 25B App Downloads

    Discussing the amount of revenue Apple actually sees from app downloads, with Robert Cihra, Evercore Partners.

  • Birinyi: S&P 1,700 By Year End?

    Why Laszlo Birinyi of Birinyi Associates thinks the S&P could go above 1,700 by the end of this year.

  • European Central Bank

    This week will be a busy one for central bankers. Here's how to trade on their many meetings.

  • U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday, following reports showing a slowdown in European private sector activity and after China lowered its growth target.

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

  • Fixing the Gas Price Spike

    Insight on whether the government can reduce the price of oil by tapping into reserves, with Rep. Peter Welch, (D-VT), who says reserves should be tapped in order to spook speculators and drop prices.

  • Pills

    Since when is less competition ever good for all but investors? Answer—rarely if ever, especially with industry already as quietly powerful as PBMs.

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    The Japanese economy is headed for a major trauma given its high government debt, ongoing deflation and aging population, says Russell Jones, Global Head of Fixed Income Strategy at Australia's Westpac Institutional Bank.

  • Mario Draghi

    The euro zone debt crisis will not be a big deal for the markets within the next few months, Larry Kantor, managing director and head of research at Barclays Capital, told CNBC.

  • Investors Positive About Putin Election Win: CIO

    Jochen Wermuth, the founding partner of Wermuth Asset Management, told CNBC investors were pleased with Russia's recent presidential election, as the populace showed new signs of engaging with the democratic process.

  • Technical Look at Gold

    Geoff Wilkinson, head of technical strategy at Whitman Howard, joined CNBC to take a technical look at gold prices, US Treasurys and the US dollar.

  • Disconnect Between Gold Prices & Equities

    Tom Richardson, Senior Analyst, Watermark Funds Management tells Greg Bundy, Vice Chairman at AIMS Finance why he believes the performance of bullion stocks have not been following prices because of the strong Australian dollar and the belief that gold prices may retract in the short term.

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    Despite the lingering debt crisis and an incubating recession in many nations of the European Union, many global companies say they are maintaining or even increasing their investments in the euro zone and elsewhere on the Continent. The NYT reports.

  • Career Education plunged last week, and the bears are looking for more. OptionMonster's real-time tracking system detected the purchase of 3,200 April 7 puts for $0.20 on Friday. Volume was more than 5 times open interest in the strike.

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    A lot is riding on Friday's jobs report: Expectations are high but traders say the market needs a good report if this rally is going to continue.

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    Ready for the latest employment data? This strategist has a trading plan.