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Apr 14, 2011 12:58PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

Shares drop more than 5% after hours as operating expenses jump. The Dow ends with a small gain, led by Coca-Cola, Kraft and Merck. Crude oil tops $108 a barrel. Fears of lower PC sales hit tech stocks. Supervalu shares soar.

Apr 12, 2011 2:45PM on Top StocksBy Anthony Mirhaydari

After leading the market for months, oil and gas stocks plummet as energy prices cool. Risky assets are following them down. But aren't lower energy prices a good thing?

Apr 11, 2011 12:48PM on Top StocksBy Anthony Mirhaydari

A combination of foreign unrest, Arab recalcitrance and a plunging dollar is pushing energy prices into the danger zone.

Apr 11, 2011 9:13AM on Top StocksBy Jim Cramer

The animosity in Washington and oil's relentless rally are intractable problems that will weigh on US stocks until July. Look for companies that are barely American to escape the morass.

Apr 8, 2011 1:18PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

Stocks stumble as silver crosses $40 for the first time since 1980 and gold hits a new high. Traders pile into commodities believing the Fed won't raise rates any time soon. A government shutdown looks likely. Techs are weak.

Apr 7, 2011 12:29AM on Top StocksBy Jim J. Jubak

After a string of disappointing dry holes, Statoil finds a field that could keep production stable on the Norwegian continental shelf.

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Apr 6, 2011 1:06PM on Latest DispatchesBy Charley Blaine

The Dow finishes up 33 as Cisco, Hewlett-Packard and Microsoft rally. Apple sags. Bed Bath & Beyond shares jump on strong 4th-quarter results. Gold briefly tops $1,460. But metals and chemical stocks fall back.

Apr 6, 2011 10:07AM on Top StocksBy TheStreet Staff

Exaggerated fears that high gas prices will bring about the return of the 'staycation' this summer have pressured share prices of these travel stocks down to bargain levels.



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