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  • A stock broker sits in front of a board displaying German share index DAX at the stock exchange in Frankfurt/M., western Germany.

    While much of the loss in investor confidence can be traced to a decline in several key economic indicators, the loss of Fed asset-buying support has been the theme in the most recent market decline.

  • Dentist

    One saw a need for cheaper dental care for the uninsured; the other saw a massive investment opportunity. That's how venture capitalist Navin Chaddha came to put money into, a website that offers dental discounts to members and their families.

  • Stocks Poised to Close Lower for 6th Week Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 3:22 PM ET

    Stocks pared some of their earlier losses, but were still poised to finish lower for the sixth-consecutive week—the longest losing streak since 2002.

  • Stop Trading: Jim Cramer Loves Lulu Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 2:35 PM ET
    Stop Trading: Jim Cramer Loves Lulu

    CNBC's Jim Cramer says take some profits from yoga wear maker, Lululemon, and he thinks Twitter is amazing.

  • Triple Play of the Day Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 1:45 PM ET
    Triple Play of the Day

    Taking the pulse on today's market activity, with Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities.

  • To QE3 or Not to QE3? Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 1:34 PM ET
    Private Equity Risk

    Noted hedge fund manager David Tepper of Appaloosa Management told CNBC that “basically Bernanke said no QE3. If S&P is down a couple hundred points and financial conditions tightened maybe they would reconsider. But outspoken, noted investor Jim Rogers, Chairman of Jim Rogers Holdings recently criticized Bernanke in an interview with Maria Bartiromo. Who's right-here's your chance to vote.

  • Which is Worse: U.S. Dollar or Euro? Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 12:52 PM ET
    Which is Worse: U.S. Dollar or Euro?

    Fundamentals for both currencies are in question. Discussing which trade is the better play, with Mike Moran, Standard Chartered Bank; also, the Fast Money traders with today's trades to make.

  • U.S.-Traded China Stocks Not Good Enough for Hong Kong Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 12:41 PM ET

    When I first started warning about Chinese stocks that trade in the U.S. a year ago, the mantra was simple: Most were created through reverse mergers. The bigger question: Why did they wind up trading here rather than closer to home—in Hong Kong?

  • Morgan Stanley: Worth More Dead or Alive? Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 12:40 PM ET
    Morgan Stanley: Worth More Dead or Alive?

    What current market values imply about the financial services firm, with Brad Hintz, Bernstein analyst.

  • Global Economy Grinding to a Halt this Summer? Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 12:30 PM ET
    Global Economy Grinding to a Halt this Summer?

    The Fast Money traders share their outlooks on the markets and weigh in on trades to put down today.

  • Bourdeau: Camping Out in FX Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 11:22 AM ET

    Investors I speak with fall into three camps: those who dislike the USD, those who dislike the EUR, and those who dislike both.

  • Risky Investing Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 11:22 AM ET
    Risky Investing

    Weakening in stocks right now doesn't necessarily mean the end of the bull market. Insight on opportunities for investors now, with John Montgomery, Bridgeway Capital Management and Doug Ramsey, Leuthold Group.

  • Options Bulls Are Bidding on EBay Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 10:39 AM ET

    Calls outnumbered puts by more than 2 to 1 yesterday, another indication that the sentiment remains bullish.

  • The Future of the NYSE Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 10:15 AM ET
    The Future of the NYSE

    Weighing in on the Deutsche Bank deal and an outlook on IPOs for the rest of the year, with Duncan Niederauer NYSE Euronext CEO, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • The Friday Trade: Stocks for Next Week Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 10:06 AM ET
    The Friday Trade: Stocks for Next Week

    What investors should watch for and whether the Fed will input another round of quantitative easing, with Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James.

  • 'Tired of Obama' Taking Keynes' Name in Vain Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 10:01 AM ET

    To spend or not to spend. That is the question dominating the thoughts of economists and politicians across the world as the impact of austerity, or lack of it, on growth rates slowly becomes apparent.

  • Groupon

    It's been a week since Groupon filed its S-1 with the SEC to go public, and now that investors have had some time to dig into the massive document, some major questions are starting to arise. On the surface the company's revenue looks massive and its growth meteoric.

  • Futures Slide Amid Global Recovery Fears Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 9:06 AM ET

    Futures tumbled Friday, pointing to a possible sixth-consecutive losing week, following a dismal trade data from China underscored fears of a weakening global economy.

  • No More Fed Easing Unless Stocks Drop More: Tepper Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 7:56 AM ET
    David Tepper

    Noted hedge fund manager David Tepper doubts the Federal Reserve will continue its intervention in the markets unless things get considerably worse.

  • Two US-Listed China Stocks to Buy: Analyst Friday, 10 Jun 2011 | 3:22 AM ET

    The recent selloff in U.S.-listed Chinese stocks presents a great buying opportunity according to BNP Paribas analyst Erwin Sanft.