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  • Option activity is starting to heat up in Marvell Technology, as the chip maker rests at its 52-week lows.

  • To show how nasty the emotions around these battleground stocks can get: Today (Tuesday), a press release allegedly from the SEC said that Sino-Forest critic Muddy Waters Research and its founder, Carson Block, had been charged with stock manipulation. The release is fake.

  • Goldman Sachs downgraded its estimate of U.S. economic growth. But Kate Warne, investment strategist at Edward Jones, and Bill Greiner, president and chief investment officer at Scout Investments, told CNBC that there's still opportunity for the careful investor.

  • Cameron International has been under pressure since March, but last week it started to push higher as option traders turned bullish on the oil and gas name.

  • NYSE Euronext’s Paris, Lisbon and Brussels markets were unable to open on time on Monday morning.

  • As insurance deductibles continue to go up in the U.S., investors should look into stocks with more value in the coming days, according to Bill Smead, founder of Smead Capital Management.

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    Despite all of the volatility and uncertainty of stocks, Baby Boomers heading into retirement are still better off with stocks than bonds, says a new analysis from Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

  • America "is a good place to be investing, it's a good place to be stock-picking," said Patrick Wolff, founder of Grandmaster Capital Management. Wolff, named one of Institutional Investor's "Rising Hedge Fund Stars," offered his outlook to CNBC.

  • Traders at the New York Stock Exchange anticipate LinkedIn's IPO.

    Bankrate shares fell in their market debut Friday but Chief Executive Tom Evans said he is not concerned.

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    North American Financial Holdings (NAFH), a bank holding company run by former Bank of America executives, is eyeing an initial public offering, and has hired Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse to advise on the deal. NAFH, set up two years ago to invest in troubled banks, would be just the third IPO of a bank since 2009, according to data provider Dealogic. ...A report from TheStreet.

  • Pandora trader wearing single symbol P on his jacket at the NYSE

    “The initial excitement is wearing off and people are starting to see that this company isn’t worth anywhere near its current valuation,” says one analyst.

  • While major several U.S. banks have exposure to Greece, there might be opportunities for investors in the financial sector despite the country's debt crisis, according to investment strategists.

  • A lot of investors are betting against smaller gaming companies, according to Will Duff Gordon, Data Explorers research director. Gordon says this has been happening over the last couple of months. He says investors are 'sniffing' trouble ahead for this stocks.

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    After a one-day relief rally, stocks resumed their decline yesterday. Although Tuesday's consumer-spending report beat expectations, it marked the first year-over-year monthly decline since June 2010, as higher gasoline and food prices weighed on Americans....a report from TheStreet.

  • The Goldman Sachs booth on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    Shares of investment banks Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley have underperformed in 2011 as investors worry about the future of their traditional business models amid a regulatory environment that seeks to reign in risky trading practices ... a report from TheStreet.

  • Stock Value Plays

    Advice for some thrifty plays in the markets, with Eric Cinnamond, River Road Asset Management and Jeff Duncan, Duncan Financial Group.

  • Pandora's 9% gain on its debut was solid performance — all the more so because it came on a day of a broad slump in the overall stock market. Yet the listing paled in comparison to recent incandescent Internet I.P.O.’s. The NYT reports.

  • Pandora trader wearing single symbol P on his jacket at the NYSE

    Amid profitability concerns, tech IPOs have performed very poorly overall this year – despite the fact that many of them received lots of hype before their first day of trading.

  • Pandora trader wearing single symbol P on his jacket at the NYSE

    Pandora Media's lack of profitability didn't stop investors from tuning in to the Internet radio stock, boosting it's price as much as 50 percent in its market debut Wednesday.

  • Pandora trader wearing single symbol P on his jacket at the NYSE

    Online-radio service Pandora Media and Internet real-estate tracking website Zillow are about to join a rare group of publicly traded companies that have single-letter ticker symbols.