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There's lots of instability to be found around the globe. Find out why JJ Kinahan thinks it could be net positive for America.
It looks like the big story for 2009 is going to come out of Moscow. Already the Russians are making headlines.
Motorists are driving less and buying less gasoline, which means fuel taxes aren't raising enough money to keep pace with the cost of road, bridge and transit programs.
The first half of next year will be very bad for the world economy, but investors will find value in stock markets as some deeply discounted shares will stage a rebound, Marc Faber, editor and publisher Gloom, Boom and Doom Report, told CNBC.
And that means a chance at big returns for investors, Cramer says.
Plus, Cramer explains the importance of the weak dollar.
With older Americans delaying their retirements, my generation is getting shut out of the workforce according to a gut-wrenching piece in this weekend's New York Times. There are fewer jobs to go around, and we've got the least experience.
Russian news agencies quote a senior economic official as saying that Russia faces at least two quarters of economic decline and is therefore in recession.
Oil markets should brace for a surprise decision on output cuts when OPEC meets Dec. 17, the cartel's president said Saturday, suggesting that reductions could be deeper than expected.
Northern Rock, the nationalized mortgage lender, said Wednesday it would wait at least six months before moving to repossess homes when payments fall behind.
Citirgoup announces it will significantly cut down its workforce, while pirates who hijacked a crude oil tanker off the coast of Kenya approach a Somali port. Following are today's top videos:
On Monday's "Stop Trading" segment, Cramer makes the call on Russian stocks. He doesn't like too much, but he sees one name that is way too cheap to look away from.
The Latvian government announced on Saturday the surprise takeover of the country's second largest bank, Parex, as the global financial crisis hit the small Baltic state where economic growth has fallen sharply.
President-Elect Barrack Obama should attend the upcoming summit of the G20 developing and industrialized countries in Brazil to show that the US has a truly international leader, Mohamed El-Erian, Co-CEO of Pimco, told CNBC Friday.
Yum! Brands seems to be struggling in China. So is this former Cramer fave still worth buying?
Lower gas prices could provide a lift to what are otherwise predicted to be dismal U.S. holiday sales, but experts say it will take some time for consumers to feel confident enough about the troubled economy to resume spending.
European Union finance ministers backed on Tuesday proposals for a reform of the G8 club of major industrial nations and an end to self-regulation in global financial markets that critics say caused the credit crisis.
Cramer explains how our markets have managed to stay afloat (somewhat) while other countries continue to plummet.
A fast and furious as the crude oil market selloff has been, it's far from over, says one expert.
Stocks tumbled to 5 year lows on Wednesday as investors grappled with an increasingly dire outlook for the global economy.