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Nov 1, 2012 11:10AM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

Stocks surge on improved private-sector employment; jobless claims slip. Starbucks, AIG and Priceline earnings impress. Crude is up in New York but down in London.

Oct 5, 2012 10:13AM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

Stocks rally but retreat after the government says the unemployment rate falls to 7.8%, lowest since 2009. Apple, Zynga and Facebook lead a pullback. Crude oil falls below $90. Alcoa starts earnings season on Tuesday.

May 3, 2012 2:33PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

Facebook's IPO may value the company at as much as $96 billion. The Dow falls 62. Energy shares lag the market. Growth in the services sector is slowing. Jobless claims fall. Green Mountain Coffee shares are crushed.

Apr 26, 2012 1:37PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine's profit beats Street estimates. Starbucks shares drop on Europe weakness. Investors applaud Bernanke's promise of Fed support in a market panic. March pending home sales are the best in 2 years. Exxon and UPS results disappoint.

Jan 31, 2012 12:15PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

But shares slump as revenue misses estimates. Chicago purchasing managers are less optimistic. Home prices drop to 2003 levels. Exxon and Radio Shack earnings disappoint. Mattel cheers.

Jan 30, 2012 12:29PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

Good economic news on bank lending and business in Texas helps investors get past fears that Greece won't cut a debt deal. Gold and oil dip. Pep Boys will go private. US Airways rises on takeover chatter.

Jan 27, 2012 11:38AM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

The blue chips fall 74 after the government says fourth-quarter growth is 2.8%; Wall Street was expecting 3%. Facebook may file for its IPO next week. Ford, Chevron and Starbucks drop on earnings letdowns.

Jun 28, 2011 12:48PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

Stocks rally for a second day on growing confidence Greece will enact new austerity measures. Nike's results push shares higher. Home prices in April were off 4% from a year ago -- but up from March.



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