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Even With No Thanksgiving, Black Friday Shopping Thrives Overseas

Black Friday is the largest shopping day of the year in the U.S., but it's also a major shopping day overseas, even though Thanksgiving is an American holiday.

3D Systems Shops, RenaissanceRe Goes Platinum & BioMarin Buys Prosensa

3D Systems Corp to buy Israel-based Cimatron, RenaissanceRe to buy fellow reinsurer Platinum Underwriters, and BioMarin Pharmaceuticals to buy Dutch drug developer Prosensa this week.

Walmart Chief Merchandising Officer Leaving Ahead of Black Friday

Shares of Walmart are slipping in Tuesday trading after the retailer announced that chief merchandising officer Duncan Mac Naughton is stepping down.

Gold Needs to Hold $1,200 Then $1,230 Could Be the Next Stop

Gold is trading just below the key $1,200 level, following a volatile week in the complex.

Home Price Gains Soften, S&P/Case-Shiller Index Reveals

Home prices continue to soften according to the latest reading from the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price index, which measures prices in 20 metropolitan cities.

Real Money Previews

Jim Cramer on the Stock Market: Here's Your Thesis to Buy

This market provides a slew of reasons to buy right now.

One Solution to the Growth vs. Value Debate: Combine Them

Mixing growth-oriented investing with value outperforms.

Lululemon Is Finally Poised to Get Back Up Off the Yoga Mat

Good news should support a rebound in this beaten-down stock.

Mad Money Recap

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: I Think Twitter Needs a New CEO

Cramer wants you to stay out of Cliffs Natural and likes Kinder Morgan over Cenovus Energy.

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Stock Ideas

5 Breakout Stock Plays: NQ Mobile, T2 Biosystems and More

These are the stocks that often go on to make monster moves to the upside.

5 Commodity Stocks to Buy for Breakout Gains: Chevron and More

Owning this oversold corner of the market in the intermediate term is starting to look like a very attractive trade

5 Rocket Stocks for Gluttonous Turkey Day Gains: Boeing and More

Thanksgiving week has a distinct bullish bias for the stock market.

Time to Sell These 5 'Toxic' Stocks: Bitauto Holdings and More

For investors looking to buy one of these positions, it makes sense to wait for more favorable technical conditions (and a lower share price) before piling in.

5 Earnings Short-Squeeze Plays: Workday, Trina Solar and More

You only need to find a few short-squeeze plays to juice your annual returns.

MainStreet

Many Americans Think that People Who Are Poor Deserve to Be

New poll finds one out of four people think people who are poor don't work hard enough.

IBM, Exxon Mobil and Other Big 401(k) Pre-Retirees: Beware the Free Lunch Seminar

Investment performance promises made during client pitches should be obtained in writing – or completely ignored.

If Online Reviews Are Bogus, Why Do We Still Count on Them?

Most Americans count on product and service reviews to guide our buying decisions but a surprisingly large number of us admit posting phony reviews.

Best Apps to Help You Ease Your Thanksgiving Travel Anxiety

With an anticipated 25 million people flying and another 45 million hitting the road this week, you have to arm your smartphone with the right tools.

Been Busting Your Budget Lately? Frugal Fatigue May Be to Blame For Those Online Shopping Marathons.

If your budget is too rigid, you might find yourself taking an unexpected – and expensive - vacation from it. Find out why.

Biotech

Ousted Retrophin CEO Sold Stock While Urging Investors to Buy

Martin Shkreli, the ousted CEO of Retrophin, received $3 million from selling company stock but delayed disclosure for two months, a new SEC filing shows.

Galena, Shunned by Wall Street, Forced to Seek Pricey Vulture Financing

The scandal-ridden Galena, still under active SEC investigation, was unable to muster sufficient interest from institutional investors.

BioMarin Expands Reach by Buying Prosensa for Up to $840 Million

BioMarin is betting that its experience in securing approvals for "orphan-disease" drugs can help Prosensa win approval for drisapersen, an experimental treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Beyond Wall St.

Deal News

Dow Chemical, NXP Semi, Gilead Sciences Set for Gains, Lucia Capital CEO Says

Derek Bruton, CEO of Lucia Capital, discusses why Dow Chemical is a well-run, cash-rich company that has responded well to the demands of an activist investor.

3D Systems Shops, RenaissanceRe Goes Platinum & BioMarin Buys Prosensa

3D Systems Corp to buy Israel-based Cimatron, RenaissanceRe to buy fellow reinsurer Platinum Underwriters, and BioMarin Pharmaceuticals to buy Dutch drug developer Prosensa this week.

Wet Seal Hires Investment Bank to Advise on Alternatives

For retailers, especially those that are already struggling, the holidays can be a real make-or-break time. And that's the situation that teen retailer Wet Seal finds itself in.

TheStreetTV
Spin Space

Jim Cramer

Jim Cramer: GDP Revision Shows the U.S. Economy Has Ascended

Jim Cramer says the revisions in GDP tell him exactly what he was hoping to see, which is that the U.S. economy has ascended.

Herb Greenberg

Greenberg: How Hertz Fooled So Many Hedge Fund Managers

But suing Audit Integrity wasn't such a good idea.

Stephanie Link

Dicker/Link: Tubular Bells Offshore Project Begins Production - but No Reason Yet to Invest

Dan Dicker talks with Stephanie Link, co-portfolio director of Action Alerts, about the beginnings of production of a $2.3 billion offshore project co-owned by Hess and Chevron.

Chris Ciaccia

HP Earnings to Be Overshadowed by Split: What Wall Street's Saying

HP's fourth quarter earnings results will show whether CEO's Meg Whitman turnaround plan for the company is actually working.

Adam Feuerstein

Ousted Retrophin CEO Sold Stock While Urging Investors to Buy

Martin Shkreli, the ousted CEO of Retrophin, received $3 million from selling company stock but delayed disclosure for two months, a new SEC filing shows.

Dan Freed

Forget Wall Street -- These Chicago Exchange Guys Know How to Party

CME hosted a three-day shindig in Florida with the likes of Ben Bernanke, Colin Powell, Jay Leno and Michael Milken. Here's what it was like.

Ted Reed

Delta CEO, Backing Obama, Declares 'We Are a Nation of Immigrants'

Delta has taken a controversial stand in support of President Obama's move to reshape immigration policy.

Leon Lazaroff

Starz May Finally Be Sold in Yet Another Killer Deal for John Malone

If Starz is to be sold to CBS or Lions Gate, it would mark yet another impressive deal for billionaire media mogul John Malone.

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