Today and This Weekend on <I>TSC</I>: Amazon Takes a Beating While Rambus Soars - TheStreet

Getaway day, but the markets don't take a break.

Amazon

(AMZN) - Get Report

has been getting hammered, and we take you behind the headlines and report on the potentially

grim outlook for other e-tailers. On the flip side,

Rambus

(RMBS) - Get Report

was zooming on positive news and pulling up the whole chips sector with it. We take a look at

what it means.

Meanwhile, the

banks have been hit hard lately. But there are some safe harbors there, and we tell you about them.

What you don't want to miss:

We have a jam-packed next few days. Tomorrow's Big Screen in

Personal Finance Saturday will look at telecom funds. Sunday's Streetside Chat is

with Jeff Applegate

of Lehman Brothers, a major tech bull. Monday's Sector Spotlight will look at chip stocks. And Tuesday, we will begin our weekly drill on our

analyst rankings. Every week we'll look at analysts who cover specific sectors. Next week: We profile the best analysts of Internet software & service stocks.

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If you're out on the

road.

Jonathan Krim is executive editor of TheStreet.com. In keeping with TSC's editorial policy, he doesn't own or short individual stocks, though he owns stock in TheStreet.com. He also doesn't invest in hedge funds or other private investment partnerships. He welcomes your feedback at

jkrim@thestreet.com.