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  • Stock Pops & Drops

    The Department of Justice asks Google and Motorola Mobility for more information about their merger, and the Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Trading Europe's Madness

    Larry McDonald, Newedge senior director provides insight on Europe's credit markets, and Germany's Bundestag vote on Thursday.

  • Copper Plunges on Huge Volume

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on Wednesday's dramatic drop in copper, and Morgan Stanley lowers its Brent oil forecast for 2012. Also, a look at why the big sell-off in copper is a healthy correction, with Kevin Kerr, Kerr Trading president.

  • Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos introducing the new Kindle Fire tablet in New York. The Fire is expected to go up against Apple's iPad2.

    Jeff Bezos' unveiling of Amazon's new tablets has sparked a close examination of their impact on technology companies like Apple and Google.

  • The California Public Employees Retirement System is as worried as any investor about the uncertainty in the U.S. and Europe. That's why Calpers, as it is known, is a "longterm trader" that has cut its equity allocation in its portfolio to about 4 percent, Joe Dear told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Are Dollar Stores Teflon Stocks?

    Discussing whether dollar stores can weather an uncertain economy, with Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets, and Patrick McKeever, MKM Partners.

  • Stocks accelerated their losses in the final hour trading to finish near session lows Wednesday amid ongoing concerns over the global economy and as investors cautiously waited for further developments in the euro zone.

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    As of Tuesday, three analysts covered Imperial Holdings' stock and rated it a "buy" or "strong buy" according to the website, Starmine. Wednesday, the downgrades began.

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    Just when you thought it might be safe to tiptoe back into risk-on currencies, along comes Wolfgang Schauble to trash the European debt plan.

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    Ten companies on the benchmark S&P 500 Index in the health-care and aerospace and defense industry have gained as much as 61 percent this year as the third quarter played host to a tumultuous 2011 for the stock market, reports

  • Kindle Fire Sparks Amazon Rally

    Investors piled into Amazon stock as the company unveiled the Kindle Fire at a big event in New York Wednesday, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Apple won't lose any sleep from Amazon's entry into the tablet computer market, but the new "Fire" tablet may put a spark into the online company's stock, Citigroup Internet analyst Mark Mahaney told CNBC.

  • Looking for a euro-dollar trading strategy among the torrent of European news reports? Here's an idea.

  • Is Rebalancing Fact or Fiction?

    Mark Bronzo, who helps manage $26 billion at Security Global Investors for the firm's large cap growth strategy, sheds insight on rebalancing.

  • Options Action: The Coffee Trade

    Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities has the options play on coffee prices.

  • Cramer's Six in Sixty

    CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his six stocks to watch in under 60 seconds.

  • Futures came off their highs Wednesday following a report that showed durable goods orders slipped slightly last month, but still held their gains as investors continued to stay encouraged over the euro zone's progress to ease the region's debt fears.

  • Hungary

    Since it was elected last year, Hungary's government has aggressively aimed to cut the country's debt burden, through raising taxes and nationalizing private pension assets, amongst other measures.

  • European Central Bank

    Stocks have rallied in recent days on hopes that European Union leaders and policy-makers are close to an agreement that would significantly increase the firepower of the European Financial Stability Fund (EFSF)-- essentially the euro zone's rescue fund for troubled member states -- so that it can help deal with the zone's long-simmering debt crisis.

  • CalPERS CIO: Managing Market Risk

    Weighing in on how much exposure his firm has in Europe and why he has changed the positions in the company's portfolio, with Joe Dear, CalPERS chief investment officer.