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  • Apple Playbook Ahead of Earnings

    Apple is set to report its Q3 earnings on July 24, with the FMHR traders; and 2012 has been a rough year for hedge funds, but what are the catalysts? David Bailin, Citi Private Bank, offers insight.

  • Weak Demand Hits Chip Outlook

    Cummins plunged 9 percent today on news the company lowered its Q2 and full-year guidance today, with the FMHR traders; and Applied Micro Devices & Applied Materials both slashed their estimates yesterday, with Chris Danely, JPMorgan analyst.

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    The countries with the least to lose from leaving the euro aren't the ones you think - and that could be bad news for the euro. 

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    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:

  • Bove: Big Banks Are Critical to US Economy

    Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities analyst, offers his expectation for bank earnings.

  • Stocks finished lower in volatile trading Tuesday, dragged by industrials, after a batch of profit warnings overshadowed earlier optimism that Germany's top court will approve the euro zone's new bailout fund.

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    The aluminum maker's stock decline could be signaling bad news for the market.

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    Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:

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    Despite all the wild fluctuations in the stock market, investors remain remarkably complacent, which could come back to bite them if recent trends repeat themselves.

  • Market's Holding Pattern

    What are the markets waiting for? Komal Sri-Kumar, TCW, and Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak, discuss.

  • Apple Store

    Apple could soon control 90 percent of the tablet market if it succeeds in replicating its larger tablet market share in the smaller category, an analyst tells CNBC.

  • In Defense of a Bull Market

    Andrew Slimmon, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, defends his bull market outlook.

  • Abbott Labs

    In the wake of Friday’s disappointing jobs report, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer thinks investors need to prepare for the possibility of a recession.

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    If you’re a Bridgepoint investor, Monday’s press release must have left you feeling like you bombed your final exam before graduation. If you haven’t already panicked out of your position, you could feel better when Bridgepoint bounces back, likely later in the week.

  • Nomura Upgrades American Express

    Shares of American Express jump 1 percent on the Nomura upgrade. Bill Carcache, Nomura senior payments analyst, weighs in.

  • Ready to 'Like' Facebook?

    Michael Murphy, Rosecliff Capital, says it's time to buy more Facebook stock. Meanwhile Mark Mahaney, Citigroup analyst, says that while Facebook is easy to like, it's hard to love. And the FMHR crew chats about Amazon, Apple and more.

  • AMD

    If you’re a current Advanced Micro Devices investor, Monday night’s earnings warning must have felt like your motherboard crashed.

  • Buzz From the Trading Floor

    A look at the latest market moves, with Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO.

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    The China market may trade in a narrow range on Wednesday, as concerns about the health of the economy are tempered by hopes of government action to lift growth.

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    Economic reports coming from China and Australia are creating a trading opportunity, this strategist says.