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  • Human resources company Administaff rarely sees much option activity but yesterday drew upside trading ahead of its earnings report Monday.

  • Constellation Brands got a lift Tuesday when UBS analyst Kaumil Gajrawala  raised his 12-month target share price to $21 from $18. The alcoholic-beverage maker's shares have gained at least 15 percent over the past month. But Gajrawala said Constellation stock is still "cheapest" in its sector.

  • Stocks tumbled Tuesday and the Dow dropped over 100 points. How should investors be positioned? David Goerz, chief investment officer at Highmark Capital, and Sean Kraus, senior vice president and chief investment officer at Citizens Trust, shared their thoughts.

  • Stocks opened lower on Tuesday amid jitters about the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting. What should investors expect going forward? Joseph Balestrino, senior VP, portfolio manager and fixed income market strategist at Federated Investors, shared his insights.

  • Texas Instruments posted higher-than-expected quarterly results on Monday after the bell. Does the stock have further room to run? Adam Benjamin, managing director at Jefferies & Company shared his insights.

  • Traders were snapping up calls in McAfee yesterday ahead of its earnings report this week amid rumors that the company might be a takeover target.

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  • With small-cap stocks thus far outperforming their large-cap counterparts through the recovery, do companies with smaller market share still have room to the upside? Bill McVail, lead manager of Turner Small Cap Growth Fund, and Kent Croft, chief investment officer of Croft Funds, offered their views and stock picks to CNBC.

  • The market rally will last until about June—then, investors should brace for a selloff, said John Carter, president of Trade The Markets. What will be the catalyst? He shared his market outlook.

  • Stocks mostly rose on Monday after a round of positive earnings news. Will the rally continue and how should investors be positioned? David Kotok, chairman and CIO at Cumberland Advisors and CNBC contributor, and Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared their insights.

  • Stocks rose to a 19-month high last Friday and the Dow pulled off an eighth straight week of gains. Is there a correction on the horizon—and where should investors be putting their money? Bob Doll, vice chairman and chief equity strategist at BlackRock shared his insights.

  • Hertz drew upside option activity Friday ahead of this morning's earnings report.

  • Markets rose on Friday after fluctuating in a tight range throughout the session after a weak open on Friday. How should investors be positioned going forward? Peter Costa, president of Empire Executions and CNBC market analyst and Richard Regan, founder and managing partner at shared their insights.

  • 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

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  • Ahead of next week's earnings reports, Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at John Thomas Financial, told CNBC which stocks "aggressive" investors should buy for their good valuation, strong charts—and their big beats last quarter.

  • Xerox posted higher-than-expected first-quarter operating profit, based on increasing orders for its document management and printing services from small businesses and emerging markets. Ben Reitzes, IT hardware analyst at Barclays Capital, offered CNBC his take on the stock.

  • Following is the latest version of Morgan Stanley's Best Ideas list, which selects the most attractive stocks in terms of their risk/reward profile, whether they have a catalyst on the horizon, and which have been deeply researched.

  • Stocks bounced back Friday morning after a report showed new-home sales soared last month. David Joy, chief market strategist at RiverSource Investments, and Doug Sandler, co-founder of Riverfront Investment Group, discussed their market insights.

  • The market is poised for a strong pullback, but there are still areas where investors can make money, said Simon Goodfellow of ING Wholesale Banking. He shared his market outlook and best plays.

  • Western Union is attracting heavy upside option activity ahead of its earnings report next week.