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  • Earnings reports have the power to create big volatility in stocks, particularly when bullish numbers are reported for a stock that's heavily shorted. Here are three stocks that are set to rise on earnings reports, according to a report from TheStreet.

  • Yahoo shares have climbed more than 5 percent over the last month, but there’s still no reason to be a buyer as the Internet company continues to face a handful of problems, said Colin Gillis, senior tech analyst at BGC Financial.

  • While the economy may be at the end of the business cycle, this should not be feared. Instead, investors can exploit these inflection point. Here are five stocks that are set to fall on earnings this week, according to TheStreet.

  • The S&P/Case-Shiller housing data released Tuesday did nothing to change RBC Capital Markets analyst Robert Wetenhall's bearish view on homebuilders. "We’re expecting home prices to decline another 5 percent to 10 percent year over year," he told CNBC.

  • Starbucks' conservative approach to raising prices has enabled the coffee chain to post a increase in traffic and same-store sales in the last quarter as coffee prices continue to soar, said Matthew Difrisco, Lazard Capital Markets analyst.

  • The S&P 500 index has managed to stay above the critical 1,200-level, which is giving investors hope that stocks may see “another leg up,” according to Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services.

  • Although financial stocks rallied on Monday following the announcement of a merger between two of Greece's largest lenders, Bill Webb, CIO of Gluskin Sheff & Associates, said he thinks there are more attractive options within the equity market to invest.

  • The S&P is approaching an important level and, if it holds, stocks could be propelled higher, said Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services.

  • A tour bus passes the Wall Street bull in the financial district January 22, 2007 in New York City.

    U.S. stocks have tumbled 15 percent from a 52-week high three months ago as investors moved out of riskier assets on signs the economy is slowing. Still, a diverse group of S&P 500 stocks have climbed as much as 84 percent this year, according to a report from TheStreet.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook

    The week's top business and investment news, including Hurricane Irene and banking plays.

  • Ben Bernanke

    Investors should shift from intermediate-term fixed income to large-cap equities ahead of a run-up in the markets expected later this year or in the first half of 2012, said Scott Wren, senior equity strategist at Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • Hurricane

    The coming of Hurricane Irene may be a threat to the average person but to the airlines it's a nonevent, Dahlman Rose airline analyst Helane Becker told CNBC Friday.

  • Fast Money Web Extra

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Apple COO Tim Cook

    Although Tim Cook will have big shoes to fill as he assumes the CEO position that Steve Jobs vacates, Apple investors should not fear the change in leadership, according to a report from TheStreet.

  • After a $5 billion capital infusion in Bank of America by Warren Buffett, an analyst reiterated a “strong buy” on the company that was “being viewed as one of the weakest banks in the country, if not the world,” he said on CNBC on Thursday.

  • Apple's logo on a wall of an Apple store

    Although Apple shares were trading slightly lower Thursday after falling 7 percent in after-hours trading on Wednesday, Steve Jobs' departure from his CEO role of the tech company will not affect one analyst's buy rating on the stock.

  • Although the S&P 500 has fallen almost 170 points this month to close at 1,177 on Wednesday, one strategist thinks it could drop further—while another thinks the index could bounce back by the end of the year.

  • Fast Money Web Extra

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Mad Money, August 24, 2011

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.