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CNNMoney: Stocks head for a weak openupdated: Thu Aug 30 2012 09:09:00

Stocks were poised for a weak open Thursday as investors digest disappointing economic news out of the United States.

GOP stars throw support behind Romneyupdated: Wed Aug 29 2012 16:15:00

Some of the biggest names in the Republican Party took to the stage to show support for Mitt Romney.

CNN Fact Check: Lower unemployment in GOP-led states?updated: Wed Aug 29 2012 16:15:00

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on Tuesday night tried to sell the American public on the virtues of having the GOP in charge of states.

CNNMoney: Stocks head for mixed openupdated: Wed Aug 29 2012 09:08:00

U.S. stocks were set to open a little higher Wednesday as August winds down with many investors either on the sidelines or on vacation.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors hit pauseupdated: Tue Aug 28 2012 08:41:00

U.S. stocks were poised for a mixed open Tuesday, in what's expected to be yet another quiet day on Wall Street.

Congressmen call on USDA to reopen slaughterhouse updated: Fri Aug 24 2012 22:35:00

Three U.S. congressmen from California are calling for the Department of Agriculture to immediately reopen a slaughterhouse closed this week after videos showed what the agency called "disturbing evidence of inhumane treatment of cattle."

CNNMoney: Investors ready to wrap up a quiet weekupdated: Fri Aug 17 2012 08:46:00

U.S. stocks were poised for a mixed start Friday as investors close the books on a quiet trading week.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors in vacation modeupdated: Thu Aug 16 2012 09:15:00

U.S. stocks are poised for a quiet session Thursday, as investors weigh economic data on the housing market and unemployment.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors focus on economyupdated: Wed Aug 15 2012 08:50:00

U.S. stocks were set to open lower Wednesday, as investors reacted to disappointing economic reports.

CNNMoney: Stocks to get lift from Europeupdated: Tue Aug 14 2012 08:54:00

U.S. stocks were poised to open higher Tuesday after several better-than-expected eurozone economic reports.

CNNMoney: Stocks face pressure from Chinaupdated: Fri Aug 10 2012 08:11:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a weak open Friday following disappointing economic data from China that heightened fears about a slowdown in the world's second largest economy.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors move to the sidelinesupdated: Thu Aug 09 2012 08:50:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a muted open Thursday as investors digested a handful of economic reports, including the latest data on unemployment claims. Chinese economic data was also in focus.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors take a breatherupdated: Wed Aug 08 2012 08:53:00

U.S. stocks were set to open lower Wednesday, following a string of gains that put all three major indexes at their highest levels since early May.

CNNMoney: Going for three straight gainsupdated: Tue Aug 07 2012 08:48:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a higher open and a third straight day of gains Tuesday, as investors geared up for more corporate earnings and held out hopes that European officials are working on a plan to stave off a eurozone collapse.

CNNMoney: Stocks set to extend rallyupdated: Mon Aug 06 2012 08:47:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a slightly higher open Monday as investors continued to cheer an upbeat jobs report and welcomed lower borrowing costs in Spain and Italy.

Romney blasts Obama on jobs report, says he paid taxesupdated: Fri Aug 03 2012 14:42:00

A glass half-full or emptying fast? Depends on who you listened to Friday as President Barack Obama and certain Republican nominee Mitt Romney described the July jobs report at competing public appearances.

CNNMoney: Upbeat jobs report to boost stocksupdated: Fri Aug 03 2012 09:00:00

Stocks were headed for a higher open Friday as investors welcomed a stronger-than-expected July jobs report.

CNNMoney: Stocks head for weak open after Draghi disappointsupdated: Thu Aug 02 2012 09:21:00

U.S. stock futures turned sharply lower shortly before the market open Thursday after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi failed to announce concrete plans to help solve Europe's debt crisis.

CNNMoney: Stocks signal higher open, Fed on tapupdated: Wed Aug 01 2012 08:28:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a higher open Wednesday, as investors gear up for a spate of economic data ahead of the Federal Reserve's monetary-policy decision.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors await central bank meetingsupdated: Tue Jul 31 2012 08:09:00

It's expected to be another day of cautious trading for U.S. stocks, as investors await any possible stimulus announcements by U.S. and European central bankers later this week.

CNNMoney: Stocks to gain on GDP, Europe hopesupdated: Fri Jul 27 2012 08:59:00

U.S. stocks head for a higher open Friday as investors welcome a slightly better-than-expected reading on U.S. second-quarter GDP, and amid continued hope of help for Europe's troubled nations.

CNNMoney: Stock futures surge on Draghi commentsupdated: Thu Jul 26 2012 08:08:00

U.S. stocks futures moved sharply higher Thursday after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi said the central bank would do whatever it takes to preserve the euro.

U.S. economy weakened years before the crashupdated: Mon Jul 23 2012 07:38:00

We tend to think of the 2008 financial crisis as the atom bomb that smashed the American economy, and from which we have yet to recover.

Blue-chips raise recession fearsupdated: Sun Jul 22 2012 22:39:00

Estimates of revenue growth for the largest US companies are being scaled back sharply by Wall Street analysts, signalling a mounting risk that the world's largest economy may enter recession later this year.

CNNMoney: Stocks poised for an early bounceupdated: Thu Jul 19 2012 09:13:00

U.S. stocks were set for a positive open Thursday as investors took in earnings from Morgan Stanley, Verizon and Nokia while jobless claims ticked back up.

CNNMoney: Stocks: More Bernanke, more earningsupdated: Wed Jul 18 2012 08:58:00

U.S. stocks were poised for a lower open Wednesday as investors considered the latest corporate earnings and awaited a second day of Congressional testimony from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Waiting on Bernankeupdated: Tue Jul 17 2012 08:43:00

U.S. stocks were set to open higher Tuesday as investors considered more earnings reports and Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony before a Senate committee.

CNNMoney: Stocks set to riseupdated: Fri Jul 13 2012 08:48:00

U.S. stocks were poised to open higher Friday in the wake of JPMorgan's second-quarter earnings and disclosure that it has lost $5.8 billion on a trading blunder so far this year.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors on edgeupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 08:44:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a lower open Thursday as fears about a global economic slowdown resurfaced.

Obama defends tax planupdated: Wed Jul 11 2012 08:06:00

President Obama stops in Iowa to defend his plan to keep Bush-era tax cuts for people making under $250,000 a year.

Obama's running out of excuses on economyupdated: Wed Jul 11 2012 08:06:00

The White House is running out of time, and ideas, for turning the economy around before the fall elections.

CNNMoney: Stocks poised for lower openupdated: Mon Jul 09 2012 09:16:00

U.S. stocks were poised to open lower Monday as investors remained wary ahead of quarterly corporate results and another eurozone meeting.

Obama downplays weak jobs report; Romney blames himupdated: Fri Jul 06 2012 13:45:00

President Barack Obama downplayed a weak jobs report Friday as he wrapped up a two-day bus tour to critical states in the November election, while Republicans pounced on the news to declare the president's policies have failed.

CNNMoney: Stocks weaken after jobs reportupdated: Fri Jul 06 2012 09:00:00

U.S. stock markets were poised to open lower as the government's monthly jobs report came in lower than expected.

CNNMoney: Central banks announce rate cuts, futures slideupdated: Thu Jul 05 2012 09:29:00

U.S. stocks were set to open lower Thursday, following stimulus and rate cuts by central banks in Europe and China.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Quiet day for Wall Streetupdated: Tue Jul 03 2012 08:18:00

U.S. stocks pointed to a flat open Tuesday, with traders not expecting much market movement in the shortened trading day.

CNNMoney: Stocks poised for flat openupdated: Mon Jul 02 2012 09:16:00

U.S. stocks pointed to a flat open Monday, as investors waded through economic reports from Europe and China ahead of U.S. manufacturing data.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors cheer EU dealupdated: Fri Jun 29 2012 08:54:00

U.S. stocks were set to rally at the open Friday, after European leaders reached a deal on struggling eurozone banks.

CNNMoney: Stocks headed for weak openupdated: Thu Jun 28 2012 09:04:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a weak open Thursday, as a key two-day summit in Europe gets underway.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Investors await European summitupdated: Wed Jun 27 2012 09:02:00

U.S. stocks were set to open little changed Wednesday, as investors around the globe awaited a key European summit.

CNNMoney: Stocks set to start higherupdated: Tue Jun 26 2012 09:11:00

U.S. stocks were poised for a higher start Tuesday, following a report indicating modest improvement in the U.S. housing market. But worries about Europe will likely keep gains in check.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Europe's gloom to weigh on U.S.updated: Mon Jun 25 2012 08:25:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a lower open Monday as worries about Europe remained at the forefront ahead of a key meeting of continent leaders later in the week.

CNNMoney: Stocks: A world of worryupdated: Thu Jun 21 2012 08:49:00

U.S. stocks were poised for a flat open Thursday, following disappointment in the Federal Reserve's limited action and more signs of a global economic slowdown hitting both China and Europe.

What is Obama's second term plan?updated: Mon Jun 18 2012 11:46:00

White House Senior Adviser David Plouffe weighs in on Obama's plan post 2012, should he win the election.

Romney's way: Let middle class pay the rich's tabupdated: Mon Jun 18 2012 11:46:00

We all know this election is going to be about the economy. President Barack Obama knows it, Mitt Romney knows it and so do the media -- even though at times pundits pretend it's about much smaller and sillier topics.

Unemployment leads Obama, GOP weekly addressesupdated: Sat Jun 16 2012 06:19:00

Unemployment was on the minds of President Barack Obama and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Saturday, as they delivered weekly addresses calling for leadership and action to put people back to work.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Central banks give markets a liftupdated: Fri Jun 15 2012 06:35:00

U.S. stocks were poised to follow global markets higher as central banks in Europe signaled they would provide more cash to help banks deal with the ongoing sovereign debt crisis.

The New Job Searchupdated: Thu Jun 14 2012 11:59:00

With a slowdown in job growth and unemployment at 8.2% job seekers must do everything possible to give themselves an edge. Christine Romans reports.

Unemployment takes tough mental tollupdated: Thu Jun 14 2012 11:59:00

Michael Dixon hasn't had a job since September, but he's definitely not relaxing at home.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Europe, economy get attentionupdated: Thu Jun 14 2012 08:53:00

U.S. stocks were set to open little changed, as investors keep an eye on Europe and weigh several key U.S. economic reports.

Why middle class has taken a big hitupdated: Wed Jun 13 2012 09:36:00

The Federal Reserve's newly released Survey of Consumer Finances confirmed what most of us already knew: The middle class has taken a really big hit.

CNNMoney: Stocks to open lower on economic reportsupdated: Wed Jun 13 2012 09:01:00

U.S. stocks were set to open lower, as investors react to a disappointing producer prices report and await new details about Europe and trading losses at JPMorgan Chase.

CNNMoney: U.S. stocks to get lift from Spain, Chinaupdated: Mon Jun 11 2012 08:24:00

U.S. stocks are likely to get a lift from news over the weekend of a $125 billion bailout for Spanish banks and stronger-than-expected Chinese trade.

CNNMoney: Stocks likely to struggleupdated: Fri Jun 08 2012 08:57:00

U.S. stocks could struggle Friday on investor disappointment that Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke did not signal more stimulus is on the horizon.

CNNMoney: Stocks to climb on China rate cutupdated: Thu Jun 07 2012 08:58:00

A surprise rate cut by China's central bank and a successful bond auction by Spain cheered investors around the globe Thursday and had U.S. stocks poised to build on the previous day's rally.

CNNMoney: Stocks to rise ahead of Draghi commentsupdated: Wed Jun 06 2012 08:50:00

U.S. stocks pointed to a higher open as investors await comments from the European Central Bank, and weigh a new proposal for European-wide bank rescues and bailouts.

CNNMoney: Investors focus on Spain and Greeceupdated: Tue Jun 05 2012 08:48:00

U.S. stocks could face another rocky session, as investors await the latest discussions on how to solve Europe's debt crisis.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Nervous trading ahead for investorsupdated: Mon Jun 04 2012 08:31:00

U.S. investors braced Monday for a choppy start to the week as worries about a global growth slowdown and uncertainty surrounding Europe's debt crisis persisted.

Growth worries rattle Asian marketsupdated: Mon Jun 04 2012 01:20:00

Asian shares tumbled, as investors dumped risky assets, rattled by growing concerns about the global economic recovery and the eurozone's future.

CNNMoney: Stocks headed for an ugly start to Juneupdated: Fri Jun 01 2012 09:01:00

Stock futures plunged, the 10-year yield on U.S. Treasuries hit another record low and a world market sell-off gained steam early Friday after a U.S. jobs report fell far short of expectations.

Don't pull plug on the long-term unemployedupdated: Fri Jun 01 2012 08:40:00

Anyone who has ever been unemployed understands that unemployment insurance is a lifeline for the jobless and their families. But that lifeline is now slipping away for the long-term unemployed, as cuts to federal unemployment extensions enacted by Congress earlier this year gradually take hold.

CNNMoney: Spain is the new epicenter of Europe's woesupdated: Thu May 31 2012 14:33:00

Spain is fast becoming the biggest threat to Europe's shared currency as the cash-strapped government struggles to contain a growing banking crisis.

CNNMoney: Stocks: GDP, jobs disappointupdated: Thu May 31 2012 08:58:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a positive open Thursday, the last day of a wretched month that saw Treasury yields in the U.S. fall to record lows, while Spain and Greece kept contagion worries front and center.

Indian growth slides to 9-year lowupdated: Thu May 31 2012 05:44:00

India's economic growth fell to a nine-year low in the first three months of 2012, a clear sign that the country's slowdown is deepening and affecting all sectors of the economy.

Inflation hit India's poorupdated: Thu May 31 2012 05:44:00

Mallika Kapur discusses why India's government is pushing for food price controls.

Indian GDP growth slides to 5.3%updated: Thu May 31 2012 04:30:00

Indian GDP growth slides to 5.3% a clear sign that the country's slowdown is deepening and affecting all sectors of the economy.

CNNMoney: Stocks to get hit by more European woesupdated: Wed May 30 2012 09:04:00

Investors are headed for a tough day Wednesday as worries about Europe's debt, specifically the Spanish banking system, are again shaking confidence.

CNNMoney: Stocks to get a boost on overseas hopesupdated: Tue May 29 2012 09:09:00

U.S. stocks could get a lift Tuesday from growing hopes that Greece might avoid an exit from the eurozone, and that China might soon announce a stimulus package for its slowing economy.

Pricing your home to sell in a down economyupdated: Sat May 26 2012 13:04:00

One family learns that sometimes making the smart move means selling your house for a loss. Christine Romans reports.

Obama compares Romney's rhetoric to 'cow pie of distortion' updated: Fri May 25 2012 00:52:00

President Barack Obama returned to the politically-important state of Iowa on Thursday for the third time this year for a mixture of official and campaign business.

CNNMoney: Investors weigh global economic newsupdated: Tue May 22 2012 08:32:00

New overseas worries were offset by some better than expected earnings from U.S. retailers early Tuesday, putting U.S. markets on course for another uneven day of trading.

Samsung fears shrinking China demandupdated: Sun May 20 2012 20:12:00

Samsung has admitted to concerns over "worrying" weakness in Chinese consumer spending as customer sentiment, damped by government austerity measures, turns against spending on technology products.

Does Spain deserve its financial battering?updated: Fri May 18 2012 10:43:00

The events of the past few weeks have made increasingly probable what was once considered impossible: Greece may exit the euro.

CNNMoney: Greece worries weigh on U.S. stocksupdated: Wed May 16 2012 16:51:00

Following a positive start, U.S. stocks closed in the red for a fourth straight session Wednesday, as investors weighed strong U.S. economic data against ongoing uncertainty about Greece's political situation.

CNNMoney: U.S. stocks struggle as Europe fears loomupdated: Tue May 15 2012 14:56:00

U.S. stocks struggled during a choppy trading Tuesday as investors digested mixed news out of Europe.

CNNMoney: Inflation, retail sales flat in Aprilupdated: Tue May 15 2012 09:52:00

American consumers got the same bang for their buck in April as they did a month earlier, as falling gas prices gave them some relief.

CNNMoney: U.S. stocks ready for reboundupdated: Tue May 15 2012 09:06:00

U.S. stocks were poised for a positive start Tuesday, following better-than-expected economic growth in Germany.

Thousands in Spain revive May 15 protests to rail against cuts, governmentupdated: Sun May 13 2012 05:32:00

Chanting "they don't represent us," tens of thousands in Madrid railed early Sunday against Spain's government and austerity cuts -- venting their anger on the first anniversary of the so-called May 15 protest movement.

May 15th movement back in Spainupdated: Sun May 13 2012 05:32:00

Thousands protest in Madrid to mark the first anniversary of the so-called May 15th movement. CNN's Al Goodman reports.

CNNMoney: Stocks end lower as bank shares weighupdated: Fri May 11 2012 17:06:00

Stocks finished lower Friday, ending a down week for the major indexes, as weakness in the banking sector weighed on the market.

CNNMoney: JPMorgan loss to rattle stocksupdated: Fri May 11 2012 08:52:00

U.S. stocks were set to open lower Friday on worries sparked by a $2 billion trading loss at banking giant JPMorgan Chase.

European voters revolt against austerity, cutsupdated: Tue May 08 2012 04:55:00

Europeans are revolting -- against their leaders and established political parties, against an austerity plan 'made in Germany', and against a future that promises declining living standards and shriveling public services.

Elections leave Greece in 'paralysis'updated: Tue May 08 2012 04:55:00

Austerity measures topped the agenda as Greeks went to the polls to vote for parliamentary seats.

CNNMoney: Stocks claw back amid Europe uncertaintyupdated: Mon May 07 2012 16:23:00

U.S. stocks recovered Monday afternoon from modest losses earlier in the day, as investors considered the implications of leadership changes in France and Greece.

Asian shares slide after French electionupdated: Mon May 07 2012 06:05:00

Asian equities fell after U.S. jobs data disappointed and the election of François Hollande as French president raised concerns about Europe's debt crisis.

Market reaction to European electionsupdated: Mon May 07 2012 06:05:00

A bumpy ride is ahead as the French vote suggests an austerity backlash, CNN's Pauline Chiou reports.

Obama: Million jobs added in 6 monthsupdated: Sat May 05 2012 10:04:00

President Obama responds to the latest jobs report numbers saying a million new jobs were created in last 6 months.

Jobs report crucial to presidential election outcomeupdated: Sat May 05 2012 10:04:00

Hands down, it's the most important monthly economic report in the race for the White House.

CNNMoney: S&P ends worst week of 2012updated: Fri May 04 2012 17:14:00

U.S. stocks sold off Friday, ending the week lower, after a government report showed that employers added fewer-than-expected jobs in April.

CNNMoney: Jobs report leaves investors flatupdated: Fri May 04 2012 08:48:00

A disappointing jobs report appeared to leave investors uncertain about what to do Friday, as U.S. stocks appeared poised for a mixed or flat open.

CNNMoney: Stocks stumble ahead of April jobs reportupdated: Thu May 03 2012 17:34:00

U.S. stocks stumbled Thursday, as investors digested conflicting economic data ahead of Friday's all-important jobs report.

CNNMoney: Stocks set to rise, bolstered by jobs reportupdated: Thu May 03 2012 09:10:00

U.S. stock futures moved higher Thursday morning, bolstered by a better-than-expected jobless claims report, ahead of Friday's monthly jobs report.

CNNMoney: Stocks mixed on earnings, jobs dataupdated: Wed May 02 2012 16:43:00

U.S. stocks ended mixed Wednesday as investors digested a weak private-sector jobs report and mostly upbeat corporate results.

CNNMoney: Bond yields are going to surge! Eventually?updated: Wed May 02 2012 13:43:00

Yields on benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury bonds are back below 2%. They really shouldn't be this low. Most fixed income investors agree that's the case. Yet, people keep clinging to long-term securities like Linus Van Pelt does to his baby blue security blanket.

CNNMoney: Stocks set to drop on weak jobs reportupdated: Wed May 02 2012 09:08:00

U.S. stocks were set to open lower Wednesday as investors focused on a weak private-sector jobs report.

CNNMoney: Dow closes at a 4-year highupdated: Tue May 01 2012 16:38:00

U.S. stocks moved solidly higher Tuesday as investors welcomed a rise in U.S. manufacturing activity and a mixed batch of corporate earnings

CNNMoney: ISM manufacturing revs up in Aprilupdated: Tue May 01 2012 10:28:00

American manufacturing activity picked up in April, according to a report that showed the sector grew for the 33rd month in a row.

CNNMoney: Stocks finish worst month of the yearupdated: Mon Apr 30 2012 16:32:00

U.S. stocks finished in the red Monday, ending a mostly sour month on a weak note.

CNNMoney: Weak economic reports to weigh on U.S. stocksupdated: Mon Apr 30 2012 09:00:00

U.S. stocks were poised to open lower Monday, after a report showed that U.S. personal spending was weaker than expected, and that Spain's economy has fallen into recession.

CNNMoney: Stocks close out a strong weekupdated: Fri Apr 27 2012 16:39:00

U.S. stocks moved higher Friday, capping a weekly gain, as upbeat corporate results outweighed a weaker-than-expected report on first-quarter economic growth.

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