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  • Futures Edge Higher as More Earnings Await Monday, 26 Apr 2010 | 7:19 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures struggled to find direction ahead of the open Monday as investors waited for the next batch of quarterly earnings for signs on whether the recent stock rally can continue. 

  • Dow Rises for an 8th Straight Week Friday, 23 Apr 2010 | 5:49 PM ET

    The Dow pulled off an eighth straight week of gains. It was a straight flush this week, with the Dow ending higher in five of five sessions this week, for a total gain of 1.7 percent.

  • Sustainable Investing: Carbon Winners and Losers Friday, 23 Apr 2010 | 2:43 PM ET
    Businesses, investors, governments and consumers are being inundated with complex and conflicting data about climate change and the efforts to address it.So what parts of this new economic paradigm will fundamentally change your life, finances and workplace? It's something CNBC contributor Terry Tamminen addresses in his upcoming book, "Cracking the Carbon Code: The Keys to Sustainable Wealth in the 21st Century."  In the book, Tamminen examines how companies are dealing with their carbon footpr

    Businesses, investors, governments and consumers are being inundated with data about climate change. See some of the potential winners and losers in the new age of carbon awareness.

  • Dow Erases Gains as Microsoft, Travelers Skid Friday, 23 Apr 2010 | 11:43 AM ET

    Stocks erased their gains Friday as Microsoft, Travelers and Verizon weighed on the Dow after disappointing investors with their latest results.

  • Futures Fall After Greece Asks for Aid Friday, 23 Apr 2010 | 6:23 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures turned slightly lower before the open Friday as the Greek Prime Minister requested aid from the International Monetary Fund and European Union.

  • Stocks Eke Out a Gain; Retailers Advance Thursday, 22 Apr 2010 | 5:15 PM ET

    Stocks pulled off a gain Thursday as comments from a European official offered some relief on the Greece front. Consumer-discretionary stocks were the day's best performer, along with materials and industrials.

  • Stocks Pare Losses as Home Sales Rise Thursday, 22 Apr 2010 | 11:00 AM ET

    Stocks opened lower Thursday as investors shrugged off a drop in jobless claims, focusing instead on some weak corporate outlooks. Nokia and eBay tumbled.

  • Tech Results Pressure Futures; Nokia Flops Thursday, 22 Apr 2010 | 6:22 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were lower ahead of the open Thursday as investors looked to the next batch of corporate earnings to give direction to the trading day.

  • Dow Squeaks Out a Gain, Led by Boeing Wednesday, 21 Apr 2010 | 6:01 PM ET

    The Dow clawed back in late trading Wednesday. Technology and industrials gained while health-care and telecom shares continued to drag.

  • Stocks Struggle; Boeing, United Tech Gain Wednesday, 21 Apr 2010 | 3:15 PM ET

    Stocks wobbled in mid-afternoon trading Wednesday. Technology and industrials gained while health-care and telecom stocks continued to drag.

  • Stocks Rise, Led by Techs, Banks; AT&T Skids Wednesday, 21 Apr 2010 | 11:35 AM ET

    Stocks pushed higher Wednesday, led by techs and banks as optimism about the economic recovery gained strength and worries about the Goldman Sach charges subsided.

  • Futures Mixed as Apple Gains, Yahoo Falls Wednesday, 21 Apr 2010 | 7:52 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures struggled to find direction ahead of the open Wednesday as investors braced for the next batch of corporate earnings.

  • Stocks End Higher, Led by Energy, Financials Tuesday, 20 Apr 2010 | 5:01 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher Tuesday, led by energy and financials. But IBM and Goldman Sachs declined.

  • More Work to Be Done at Citi: Pandit Tuesday, 20 Apr 2010 | 2:50 PM ET
    Vikram Pandit

    Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit attempted to contain anger at the shareholder meeting on Tuesday, by saying he’s optimistic about the company’s prospects, even though plenty of work remains to be done.

  • Dow Struggles; IBM, Goldman Shares Skid Tuesday, 20 Apr 2010 | 10:47 AM ET

    The Dow erased its early gains Tuesday as IBM and Goldman Sachs fell despite solid earnings reports from both companies.

  • Futures Get Help From Goldman Earnings Tuesday, 20 Apr 2010 | 7:18 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures gained ground after Goldman Sachs reported quarterly earnings that easily beat estimates even as the company comes under intensified fire for its trading practices.

  • Calif. Pension Fund to Examine Goldman Practices Tuesday, 20 Apr 2010 | 4:11 AM ET

    The chief investment officer of California's giant pension fund said Monday he is disturbed by the allegations of wrongdoing against investment firm Goldman Sachs.

  • Better Lending Standards Are Needed: FDIC's Bair Tuesday, 20 Apr 2010 | 3:41 AM ET
    Financial Crisis

    The head of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said Monday that the U.S. needs better lending standards to avoid a recurrence of the 2008 financial crisis.

  • Dow Gains as SEC Vote Boosts Goldman Shares Monday, 19 Apr 2010 | 5:20 PM ET

    The Dow pulled off a gain Monday as Goldman Sachs shares finished higher following news that the SEC vote to sue was close — raising doubt that the charges will stick. Citigroup jumped 7 percent after blowing past earnings forecasts.

  • Stranded in Europe: News Crew Waits for Clear Skies Monday, 19 Apr 2010 | 3:23 PM ET
    Vienna Terminal

    Perhaps, you’ve been mystified, like me and the CNBC crew here in Vienna, by how a big cloud now covering much of Europe has brought us back to the Stone Age, travel-wise.