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  • Stocks Higher, But on Pace To Fall for the Week Friday, 25 Feb 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    Stocks broke three consecutive sessions of losses to climb higher, led by the technology and financial stocks, as oil prices stabilized at lower levels. Boeing fell, while Wal-Mart rose.

  • O, Canada, How Far Will Your Dollar Rise? Friday, 25 Feb 2011 | 3:49 PM ET

    The Canadian dollar has room to rise - but not because of spiking oil prices.

  • Stocks Gain, Led by Tech; AIG Sinks Friday, 25 Feb 2011 | 11:36 AM ET

    Stocks came off the highs of the session but still rose after a mixed batch of economic news, but as oil prices stabilized at lower levels. Intel gained, while Wal-Mart stumbled.

  • Futures Remain Higher After GDP Revision Friday, 25 Feb 2011 | 9:10 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures rose ahead of the open, although gains were pared somewhat after a lower-than-expected revision to the fourth-quarter Gross Domestic Product.

  • Stocks End Mixed; Dow, S&P Fall for 3rd Day Thursday, 24 Feb 2011 | 4:43 PM ET

    Stocks ended mixed as the Dow and the S&P 500 posted moderate losses, falling for a third straight session, while tech stocks lifted the Nasdaq, as investors kept their attention on the events unfolding in the Middle East.  HP fell, while GE rose.

  • Stocks Mixed Ahead of Bell; Energy Falls Thursday, 24 Feb 2011 | 4:05 PM ET

    Stocks fluctuated in the final hour of the session, adding back losses even as oil prices continued to fall amid rumors involving  Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. HP fell, while GE rose.

  • Stocks Trade Mixed as Dow Falls; Nasdaq Up Thursday, 24 Feb 2011 | 11:57 AM ET

    Stocks traded mixed Thursday as investors remained focused on the events in the Middle East, and shrugged off largely positive economic news.  HP fell, Chevron gained.

  • Futures Turn Up After Upbeat Economic News Thursday, 24 Feb 2011 | 9:23 AM ET

    Stock index futures turned positive after news of an unexpected fall in jobless claims and a jump in durable goods order, as investors remained skittish by spreading unrest in the Middle East.

  • S&P to Hit 1,550 This Year: Strategist Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 8:55 PM ET

    U.S. stocks are likely to outperform Asia ex-Japan markets this year, Ajay Kapur, Head of Asia Equity Strategy at Deutsche Bank told CNBC on Wednesday.

  • Stocks Close Lower Amid Turmoil in Libya Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 4:37 PM ET

    Stocks ended lower Wednesday, extending losses from the previous session, as oil briefly crossed the $100 mark and investors continued to worry over over the political unrest in Libya.

  • Stocks Slip Amid Libya Turmoil; Energy Climbs Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 2:27 PM ET

    Stocks were under pressure Wednesday, extending the previous day's sharp losses, as oil briefly crossed the $100 mark and investors remained jittery over the political unrest in Libya.

  • Stocks Decline Amid Libya Fears; Energy Rises Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    Stocks continued to slide lower for a second session Wednesday, extending the previous day's sharp losses, as investors digested a handful of weak earnings and remained jittery over the political turmoil in Libya.

  • Futures Point to Slight Rebound; HP Slips Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 9:00 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a slight rebound for Wall Street on Wednesday after stocks tumbled in the previous session amid growing concern over the political turmoil in Libya, where Moammar Gaddafi vowed to crush the revolution.

  • Wall Street Often Slow To Disclose Brokers’ Sins Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 7:24 AM ET
    Outside the New York Stock Exchange in lower Manhattan.

    Driving his black Mercedes-Benz over the Fourth of July weekend, a Morgan Stanley Smith Barney broker, Martin Joel Erzinger, hit a cyclist, leaving the rider seriously injured on the side of the road, the New York Times reports.

  • Stocks Tumble; S&P, Nasdaq Fall Over 2% Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 5:35 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled as the unrest in Libya—and the cut-off in Libyan oil supplies—sent oil prices soaring and gave skittish investors a reason to sell stocks in a market that had climbed to multi-year highs. Alcoa and JPMorgan fell, while Kraft gained.

  • Stocks Hold Steep Losses Into Close Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 3:55 PM ET

    Stocks held steep losses into the close as the unrest in Libya sent oil prices soaring and gave skittish investors a reason to sell stocks in a market that had climbed to multi-year highs. Alcoa and Bank of America fell, hwile Kraft rose.

  • Futures Under Pressure by Libya Unrest Tuesday, 22 Feb 2011 | 9:17 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street Tuesday as mounting violence in Libya prompted investors to cash in recent gains and take a more cautious stance after the President’s holiday on Monday.

  • Stocks End Higher for Third Straight Week Friday, 18 Feb 2011 | 7:59 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher Friday, climbing just before the close to cap off the third straight week of gains in the absence of major economic news or earnings.

  • Stocks Rise; Energy Gains, Materials Fall Friday, 18 Feb 2011 | 12:28 PM ET

    Stocks gained Friday as investors digested the latest hike in bank reserve requirements by China’s central bank and as the G20 meeting of finance ministers began in Paris. Cisco and Caterpillar rose, while Alcoa fell.

  • Futures Slightly Higher Amid G20 Talks Friday, 18 Feb 2011 | 9:11 AM ET

    Stock index futures traded slightly higher ahead of the open Friday as investors digested the latest hike in bank reserve requirements by China’s central bank and as the G20 meeting of finance ministers got underway in Paris.