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Apple Leads Stocks Higher

Apple is helping lift the stock market higher. Meanwhile, Francisco Blanch, head of global commodities research at Bank of America, says oil could plunge to $50 in the next two years.

Holiday Season Winners & Losers

Thomas Filandro, senior retail analyst at Susquehanna Financial Group, discusses which retailers are set to win this holiday shopping season.

Plenty to Worry About, Focus on Fundamentals: Pro

There are only nine more trading sessions until the fiscal cliff deadline. Ed Keon, Quantitative Management; Rex Macey, Wilmington Trust; Jeff Cleveland, Payden Rygel; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss strategies to playing the markets now.

Investors Optimistic on a Deal?

Markets headed back to the highs of today's session, with Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ and Peter Costa, Empire Executions.

S&P 500 Goes Positive For December

Discussing whether investors seem encouraged by the latest moves in the fiscal cliff negotiations, with Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

Apple: Has-Been or Phoenix?

CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Apple has been ordered fewer iPhone 5 parts; and what this could mean longer term for the stock, with Brian Colello, Morningstar senior analyst and Stuart Jeffrey, Nomura analyst.

Apple Sells 2 Million iPhone 5 Smartphones In China

Apple sold 2 million iPhone 5 smartphones in China, and that seemed to take the fear out of investors who were questioning the stock's growth, explains Spencer Ante, The Wall Street Journal.

Managing a Losing Trade: Dick's Sporting Goods

How to play Dick's Sporting Goods now, since the stock is down about 11 percent after FMHR trader Joe Terranova made a bullish bet on the stock.

Vanguard's McNabb on the Fiscal Cliff

Bill McNabb, CEO of Vanguard, explains why the fiscal cliff is the biggest threat to investors' money. And the FMHR traders offer strategies to playing Bank of America and Yahoo now.

What?! Another Apple Downgrade?!

After loving it for quite some time, Glen Yeung of Citi explains why he downgraded Apple from 'Buy' to 'Neutral.'

AAPL & RIMM: A Tale of Two Techs

Technical analyst Dan Fitzpatrick of StockMarketMentor.com explains why his charts show Apple falling dramatically if it doesn't bounce from the $500 level. He also analyzes the charts for Research in Motion.

Apple Today, or Stay Away

Brian Marshall, ISI, takes a look at the tech titan after the iPhone's opening weekend in China, and whether it's a good time to stay in or pare your losses. "We are forecasting 48 million iPhones for the December quarter," says Marshall.

Analyze the Analysts!

Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, takes a look at the latest analyst calls, including Janney Capital initiating coverage on Oracle.

Sell Stocks on Cliff Deal?

Mike Santoli, Yahoo! Finance columnist says stocks will move on a"fiscal cliff" deal but not in the direction many investors may think.

Report Card on Holiday Shopping

Is Wal-Mart a bargain? The FMHR traders debate the play on the stock. Also, Bill Taubman, Taubman Centers COO, has the numbers on which retailers will emerge as the winners this season.

Has Facebook Turned the Corner?

Heather Bellini, Goldman Sachs analyst explains why sentiment on Wall Street has shifted on Facebook. Also, the FMHR crew weigh in with their favorite plays of the day.

Apple's iPhone 5 Makes China Debut

Abhey Lamba, Mizuho Securities analyst, has the play on Apple shares, and explains why he has a "buy" rating on the stock and $750 price target.

Consumers Ignoring the Fiscal Cliff?

New retail sales data shows a bump from the previous month. CNBC's Jane Wells reports that shoppers are spending more this holiday.

BlackRock's 2013 Playbook

BlackRock's president Robert Kapito spoke with CNBC's Sue Herera about how he is putting $3.7 trillion in assets to work amid fiscal cliff concerns; and Mcihael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, weighs in.

Analyze the Analysts!

Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, takes a look at the latest analyst calls, including Credit Suisse upgrading Tesoro to outperform.

Dow Headed For 20% Plunge in 2013?

Willie Williams has the trade on a negative outlook on the UK's triple-A rating. And, Tom Fitzpatrick, Citi, defends his bold call on the Dow next year.

Unlocking Facebook's Value

Should investors "like" Facebook ahead of tomorrow's lockup expiration? Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets analyst, and Brian Wieser, Pivotal Research Group analyst, weigh in.

Gartman Bullish on Gold?

Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, discusses his true feelings about the precious metal and explains why he is long gold in yen terms.

Did the Market Get What It Wants From the Fed?

The FMHR traders weigh in on the markets' reaction to the Fed's policy decision and how to trade it.

Markets React to Fed Rate Decision

A look at the impact of the Fed's rate decision on stock and bonds, with CNBC's Steve Liesman, Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli. Also, Bill Gross, PIMCO founder; Charles Reinhard, Morgan Stanley; and Susan Wachter, The Wharton School, weigh in.

Time to Bet Big on Big Box Stores?

Colin McGranahan, Sanford C. Bernstein senior retail analyst, discusses Costco's Q1 earnings beat and the best way to play the big box stores.

Analyze the Analysts!

Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, takes a look at the latest analyst calls.

Limited Brands Declares Special Dividend

The FMHR traders offer 3 top trades, including Dollar General topping earnings expectations, and Limited Brands $3 per share special dividend; and also discuss which stocks are winners amid fiscal cliff negotiations.

Analyze the Analysts!

Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, looks at the latest analyst calls, including Goldman's cut of the CME Group, Jefferies lowering its Apple price target, and JPMorgan remaining neutral on JC Penney.

Slower Consumer Spending a Red Flag?

The Wall Street Journal is reporting government data shows consumer spending is slower than previously believed, and Pope Benedict is launching a new application on Facebook called "Pope2You," with the FMHR traders.

Trading Commodities Ahead of 2013

How is China's growth story affecting the commodity trade? "If you look at China's imports, they are still very strong," explains Hussein Allidina, Morgan Stanley.