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Why Don’t We Just Unplug the HFT Robots?

It's clear that human investors sorely need relief from high-frequency trading machines. Yet, here we are still debating the issue instead of taking action. More 

Markets Keep on Movin’ Up — Monday’s IP Market Recap

U.S. markets retained their momentum from last Friday thanks to a little bit of help from the tech sector and Europe. More 

This Week’s Upcoming IPOs

The IPO market is seeing the most activity since Facebook took Wall Street by storm, with Manchester United leading the pack. More 

Knight Capital’s $400M Rescue Plan

Knight Capital has staved off collapse with its recently-announced deal -- find out who rode in to the rescue. More 

The Right Chesapeake to Buy: Midstream Partners

The drama at Chesapeake Energy has resulted in the company having to put prized assets up for sale, including its entire interest in Midstream Partners. More 

Just Walk Away From Chesapeake

Sure it's cheap, but it also has far too many serious problems -- even if Carl Icahn sees the mess CEO McClendon has made as an opportunity. More 

Would Warren Buffett Buy Apple Now?

Apple stock has run up by 44% since mid-December, and analysts can't change their price targets fast enough. But what would the Oracle have to say about AAPL? More