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  • Futures Point to Stock Market Bounce Back Tuesday, 6 Jul 2010 | 5:54 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were higher ahead of the open Tuesday in the wake of sharp declines for the major indexes in the previous week as investors returned from an extended weekend.

  • Dow Repeats Great Depression Pattern: Charts Monday, 5 Jul 2010 | 5:31 AM ET
    Unemployed men queuing for coffee and bread at a soup kitchen run by the Bahai Fellowship at 203 East 9th Street, New York, circa 1930.

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is repeating a pattern that appeared just before markets fell during the Great Depression, Daryl Guppy, CEO at Guppytraders.com, told CNBC Monday.

  • Stocks Fall After Jobs Miss, Lose 4.5% for Week Friday, 2 Jul 2010 | 6:15 PM ET

    Stocks skidded Friday after disappointing reports on jobs and factory orders, capping a dismal week in which the Dow lost 4.5 percent.

  • Stocks Slide After Jobs, Factory Reports Friday, 2 Jul 2010 | 12:27 PM ET

    Stocks skidded Friday after disappointing reports on jobs and factory orders.

  • Stocks Slide as Factory Orders Decline Friday, 2 Jul 2010 | 11:45 AM ET

    Stocks turned firmly lower Friday after a disappointing report on factory orders. The market had wobbled at the start as investors digested the June jobs report.

  • America's Financial Fireworks Friday, 2 Jul 2010 | 11:40 AM ET
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    Is it unpatriotic to have a Fourth of July celebration without fireworks? Or is it fiscally responsible? That difficult choice is facing cities across America, as tight budgets have city managers weighing the mood-boosting value of throwing a traditional civic party against the realities of today's deficits.

  • Stocks End Off Lows Amid Short Covering Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 5:42 PM ET

    Stocks got the new quarter off to a weak start Thursday after disappointing reports on housing, manufacturing and jobless claims. But the market ended off its lows amid some short-covering.

  • Was Gekko Right? Is Greed Good? Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 3:53 PM ET
    Gordon Gekko from Wall Street

    Was the Wall Street character right? Does greed work? Share your opinion.

  • Stocks Pare Losses as Volatility Subsides Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 3:19 PM ET

    Stocks got the new quarter off to a weak start Thursday after disappointing reports on housing, manufacturing and jobless claims.

  • Stocks Slide After Weak ISM, Housing Reports Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 10:39 AM ET

    Stocks got the new quarter off to a weak start Thursday after disappointing reports on housing, manufacturing and jobless claims.

  • Futures Add to Losses on Jobs Letdown Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 8:41 AM ET

    Stock index futures were indicating a lower open for Wall Street Thursday, in the first day of the third quarter, after both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq posted their biggest quarterly declines since the fourth quarter in 2008 during the April through June period.

  • Friday's Jobs Report: Winner or Loser? Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 8:30 AM ET
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    Estimates call for a loss of 10,000 jobs. What do you think? Share your opinion.

  • Dow Loses 10% in Q2; S&P Ends Below 1,040 Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 5:03 PM ET

    Stocks ended their worst quarter in over a year with a selloff Wednesday after a disappointing report on private-sector employment in the U.S. Banks ended mostly lower. Ford jumped.

  • Stocks Waver Amid Jobs Worries; Ford Jumps Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 12:57 PM ET

    Stocks oscillated Wednesday as investors juggled some encouraging bank news against a disappointing report on private-sector employment in the U.S. Ford jumped.

  • Stocks Struggle as Banks Erase Some Gains Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 11:00 AM ET

    Stocks turned higher Wednesday as investors juggled some encouraging bank news from Europe against a disappointing report on private-sector employment in the U.S.

  • Deepwater Oil Risks Greater Than Industry Admitted Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 10:58 AM ET
    Smoke rises from a controlled burn May 19, 2010, in the Gulf of Mexico.

    More than two months after the Deepwater Horizon sank, it is now clear the energy industry doesn't know exactly how to stop a blowout in deepwater or how to clean up a massive spill.

  • Busch: Krugman is Anti-Jobs Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 10:07 AM ET
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    The only conclusion one can draw by reading NYT columnist Paul Krugman is that he is anti-economic and anti-job growth. No country has ever trade-sanctioned its way to prosperity.

  • Kaminsky's Call: 8 Stock Opportunities Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 9:01 AM ET

    At the end of the quarter, many portfolio managers look to wash their hands of losers and start anew. This is an opportunity for you. In spite of all our economic troubles, all of those stocks resting at 52-week lows are not as bad as their stock prices would suggest.

  • Futures Tumble After Weak Jobs Number Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 8:26 AM ET

    Wall Street looked set for a slightly lower opening Wednesday after the latest report on private-sector employment arrived much weaker than expected.

  • Dow Sheds 2.6% as VIX Spikes; Tesla Jumps 40% Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 4:46 PM ET

    Stocks fell sharply Tuesday as doubts about China's growth and a disappointing U.S. consumer-confidence reading rattled an already jittery market.