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  • Are these the cheapest stocks on the market?

    Six stocks could present compelling values. Stacey Gilbert of Susquehanna and Eddy Elfenbein of Crossing Wall Street discuss with Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • This is the single most important chart: Trader

    Top technician Rich Ross says the chart of the U.S. dollar index is the most important chart on his screens right now.

  • *ADP report shows 156,000 jobs added in April vs. est. 196,000. *Priceline falls after forecast misses expectations. May 4- Wall Street was lower on Wednesday after tepid U.S. economic data and lackluster corporate results added to concerns about the health of the global economy.

  • *April ADP report shows 156,000 jobs added vs. est. 196,000. *Priceline falls after forecast misses expectations. May 4- Wall Street looked set to open lower for the second straight day on Wednesday after data showed the private sector added the least number of jobs last month since April 2013.

  • May 4- U.S. stock index futures were sharply lower for the second straight day on Wednesday as investors await a raft of U.S. economic data. The report is due at 8:15 a.m. ET. *Other reports scheduled for Wednesday include data on U.S. trade deficit, which is expected to have narrowed to $41.5 billion in March from $47.1 billion in February.

  • *Shares fall on weak China, UK data. NEW YORK, May 3- Stock markets worldwide fell on Tuesday after weak Chinese and British factory data rekindled fears of slowing global growth, sending benchmark Treasury yields to nearly two-week lows. Activity at China's factories shrank for the 14th straight month in April as demand stagnated, a private survey showed.

  • May 3- U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday after weak economic data in China and Europe reignited worries about global growth, while oil prices dropped for a second day, dragging down energy shares. Activity in China's factories shrank for the 14th straight month in April as demand stagnated, a private survey showed. Britain's manufacturing output also unexpectedly...

  • NEW YORK, May 3- U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday after weak economic data in China and Europe reignited worries about global growth, while oil prices dropped for a second day, dragging down energy shares.

  • Two ETFs offer a new way to play the VIX

    REX Shares founder Greg King has created two new ETFs to track the VIX, and he tells Dominic Chu how they work.

  • Do US stocks have a China problem?

    Will concerns about China send U.S. stocks tumbling? Craig Johnson of Piper Jaffray and Boris Schlossberg of BK Asset Management discuss with Dominic Chu.

  • May 3- Wall Street was sharply lower in afternoon trading on Tuesday, with all 10 major S&P sectors in the red, after weak economic data out of China and Europe rekindled fears of a slowing global economy. Activity at China's factories shrank for 14 straight months in April as demand stagnated, a private survey showed. Britain's manufacturing output last month...

  • The company's shares were down 3.8 percent at $57.53 in morning trade on the New York Stock Exchange, amid a broader decline in energy stocks. The company's refining throughput margin fell to $7.96 per barrel in the first quarter, from $12.39 per barrel last year. After adjustments, Valero reported earnings of 60 cents per share, while analysts, on average, were...

  • May 3- Wall Street was sharply lower, with the three major indexes falling more than 1 percent in late morning trading on Tuesday, after weak economic data out of China and Europe rekindled fears of a slowing global economy. Activity at China's factories shrank for the 14th straight month in April as demand stagnated, a private survey showed.

  • May 2- U.S. stocks rose on Monday, rebounding from losses last week, as financials gained with Berkshire Hathaway and weakness in the dollar eased worries about earnings for multinationals. Amazon shares jumped 3.7 percent to $683.85, giving the S&P 500 and Nasdaq their biggest boosts, while both the consumer discretionary sector and staples gained more than 1...

  • NEW YORK, May 2- A weakening U.S. dollar and optimism that commodity prices will steady boosted global stock markets on Monday, pushing down U.S. "I think we are at a turning point" in sentiment, said Bernard Baumohl, managing director and chief global economist at the Economic Outlook Group in Princeton, New Jersey. MSCI's measure of world stock indexes rose 0.2...

  • Opportunity in global micro-cap stocks?

    Machel Allen of Metis Global Partners explains why she expects to see big returns in the smallest stocks.

  • Is Apple set to sink even further?

    After an awful month for Apple shares, Rich Ross of Evercore ISI and Chad Morganlander of Stifel Nicolas discuss what may be ahead.

  • *Apollo Education jumps on raised buyout offer. May 2- U.S. stocks rose on Monday, rebounding from losses last week, with gains in Berkshire Hathaway boosting the financial sector. "What we're seeing now is the market bouncing back after selling off on disappointment on the central bank front late last week," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New...

  • *Rising share prices reduce demand for Treasuries Yields rise as jobs data, Fed policy in focus. NEW YORK, May 2- U.S. "I think perhaps people were positioning for a weaker number, given the weakness in some of the regional indicators," said Gennadiy Goldberg, an interest rate strategist at TD Securities in New York.

  • *Yen rises to highest since October 2014. NEW YORK, May 2- A weakening U.S. dollar and optimism that commodity prices will steady boosted global stock markets on Monday, while U.S. "I think we are at a turning point" in sentiment, said Bernard Baumohl, managing director and chief global economist at the Economic Outlook Group in Princeton, New Jersey.