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Tue 22 Jul  - Stocks are back in 'vroom vroom' mode
Earnings took center stage Tuesday as investors shrug off the conflicts in Ukraine and Gaza. Chipotle and Comcast are winners, while McDonald's and Netflix are losers.

Tue 22 Jul  - 5 reasons why the market won't crash
Market bears point to many reasons why stocks should soon plunge. But the bulls have knocked them down one by one.

Mon 06 Jan  - Meet CNNMoney's new Tech 30 stock index
CNNMoney has created a portfolio of the 30 most important technology stocks on the planet that you can track every day.

Tue 22 Jul  - Hedge fund manager cries over Herbalife
Bill Ackman's big 'deathblow' presentation on Herbalife sends the stock up more than 20% Tuesday.

Tue 22 Jul  - Europe threatens Russia with tough sanctions
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Tue 22 Jul  - Bubble Trouble? 5 pricey stocks
Talk of a stock market bubble is growing louder. These stocks are some of the priciest in the S&P 500.

Tue 22 Jul  - Saudi Arabia: The next big emerging market?
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Tue 22 Jul  - McDonald's: People aren't lovin' it anymore
The Golden Arches hamburger chain and Coca-Cola remain in a slump, and there are few reasons to expect a turnaround soon.

Tue 22 Jul  - Comcast overcomes the 'cord cutters'
Comcast is offsetting the loss of cord-cutting cable customers by luring in more Internet users.

Tue 22 Jul  - Stocks: 4 things to know before the open
Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.

Tue 22 Jul  - China scare snares Burger King, Papa John's
Burger King and Papa John's have joined McDonald's, KFC, Pizza Hut and Starbucks on the list of fast food chains hit by China's latest food scare.

Tue 22 Jul  - Sanctions: Top 10 Russian targets
As Europe edges toward tougher sanctions on Russia, here's a list of the 10 most important companies and businessmen already targeted by the U.S.

Tue 22 Jul  - Chipotle stock soars after yummy earnings
Chipotle reports one of its best quarters for sales since it went public in 2006 despite recent price hikes. Shares soar to a new high in extended trading.

Tue 22 Jul  - The IPO market is about to go LOCO
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Mon 21 Jul  - Summer bummer: Six Flags attendance tanks
Six Flags investors are not thrilled with theme park's surprise attendance dive.

Mon 21 Jul  - Forex fraud: Now it's getting serious
The U.K. has launched a wide-reaching criminal investigation to catch people who may have manipulated the foreign exchange market.

Sun 20 Jul  - Wall Street reform law only half done
Dodd-Frank passed in July 2010. It was supposed to be the great fix to Wall Street's problems. Four years later, it's still only half done.

Mon 21 Jul  - China food scandal hits McDonald's, KFC
A new food scandal has erupted in China and is threatening the reputations of McDonald's and Yum Brands.

Mon 21 Jul  - Cybersecurity startups to bank $788 million
On track to invest nearly $800 million in early stage startups, investors see innovative small businesses as key to cyber crime protection.

Mon 21 Jul  - Tobacco stocks shake off $23.6B judgment
Shares fall after Florida jury awards payment to widow of a man who died in 1996.

Tue 22 Jul  - Hong Kong stocks hit highest close this year
[at MarketWatch] - Strong corporate earnings help lift Hong Kong stocks to their highest closing level this year, despite an overnight retreat in U.S. markets amid geopolitical tensions in Ukraine and the Middle East.

Fri 18 Jul  - Asia shares mostly lower after jet crash; Malaysia Airlines sinks
[at CNBC] - Asian stocks were mostly lower on Friday after the crash of a passenger plane in Ukraine and an offensive in Gaza sparked geopolitical tensions.


Thu 17 Jul  - Australian stocks reach six-year high
[at MarketWatch] - Asian markets end mixed, but gains in the resource sector help Australian stocks hit a six-year high.

Wed 16 Jul  - China GDP beats, but will there be more stimulus?
[at MarketWatch] - China’s economic growth rate hits 7.5% in the April-June quarter, beating expectations and opening a debate over whether the government will offer more stimulus, as other statistics paint a more mixed ...

Tue 15 Jul  - Japan stocks settle at more than one-week high
[at MarketWatch] - After a flurry of deal and earnings news boosts Wall Street overnight, Japanese stocks close at its highest level in more than week, while the yen holds steady against the greenback after the Bank of Japan ...

Fri 11 Jul  - [video] China's growth near 7% level: Expert
[at CNBC] - John Rutledge, Safanad's chief investment strategist, discusses how China's economy is impacting U.S. markets.

Mon 07 Jul  - [video] HSBC's bold call on emerging markets
[at CNBC] - The FMHR traders share their thoughts on buying stocks abroad, specifically in China and Mexico.


Fri 04 Jul  - Hong Kong dollar intervention - Why to expect more
[at CNBC] - This week has seen Hong Kong's first foreign exchange intervention in almost two years to curb currency strength and analysts expect more of the same in the weeks ahead.


Thu 03 Jul  - [video] Inside look at all things China
[at CNBC] - CNBC's Eunice Yoon provides a roundup on what's happening inside the economic powerhouse, and reports on the big pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.

Thu 03 Jul  - Asia stocks mixed before US jobs report, ECB meeting
[at CNBC] - Asian equity markets turned mixed on Thursday in cautious trade before key U.S. economic data and a European Central Bank meeting.

Wed 02 Jul  - Will China reforms rejuvenate Hong Kong stocks?
[at CNBC] - As Hong Kong stocks hit their highest level in nearly seven months this week, some analysts expect the market to gain a new lease of life.



Thu 26 Jun  - Asia stocks advance; Hang Seng climbs 1.5%
[at MarketWatch] - Asian stocks advance after a positive lead from the U.S., with the Nikkei rebounding from a one-week closing low.



Tue 24 Jun  - [video] It's dangerous to rely on China's PMI: Expert
[at CNBC] - According to a recent survey, for the first time ever not a single Chinese sector showed on-quarter improvement. Leland Miller, China Beige Book International, sifts through the numbers for a look at the ...