• The Q2 Battle of the Bulls & Bears Friday, 1 Apr 2011 | 1:53 AM ET

    What a start to the year. Revolution across North Africa and war in Libya, $100 oil, renewed crisis in the euro zone and an environmental and nuclear disaster in Japan all tested investors' nerves in the first quarter of 2011; but despite this wall of worry, the Dow finished the quarter up over 6 percent.

  • Libyan Rebels Encouraged by Covert U.S. Support     Thursday, 31 Mar 2011 | 7:24 PM ET

    NBC's Richard Engel reports on Libyan rebels preparing for a counter-attack against Gaddafi's forces in eastern Libya.

  • Cramer: 6 'Obvious' Trades Working Right Now Thursday, 31 Mar 2011 | 7:08 PM ET

    These plays might be "glaringly obvious," but Cramer said they're making investors a lot of money.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 31 Mar 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets, and looks ahead to where oil, gold and silver are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Oil's Dramatic Leap Is Good News for NatGas: Sasol CEO Thursday, 31 Mar 2011 | 11:18 AM ET

    General unrest in the Middle East has had a "dramatic impact on oil prices," the chief executive of a major South African mining and energy company said Thursday—and he makes no secret of the fact that that's good news for his firm.

  • Cramer: This Market Isn't Complacent Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 6:58 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host said the market likes what it sees.

  • Gadaffi Is Winning in Libya Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 4:59 PM ET
    A Lybian rebel stands on March 22, 2011 as rebel forces massed for a second day on several kilometres from the key city of Ajdabiya to try to attack government forces that have encircled the town.

    A week or so before Obama launched the attack on Libya, we warned that while an air-campaign could likely ground Gadaffi’s air force—hopes that it would accomplish much more were unfounded.

  • Filthy Rich: Gadaffi's Money Trail     Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 4:52 PM ET

    CNBC'S Scott Cohn tracking down Gadaffi's wealth into some very posh neighborhoods.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodity markets, and looks ahead to where oil, gold and silver are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Farrell: Obama, Gadaffi and Merkel's Spanking Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 11:24 AM ET
    Middle East Turmoil

    The President delivered an excellent speech Monday night on the situation in Libya. He covered the reasons, thoughts, negotiations with allies etc. that explained very well why he took the action he did. You actually didn't need to watch the speech. You don't even have to read the transcript today. All you have to do is look at where the story is positioned in the papers to see how good it was.

  • Appetite for Risk Returns     Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 11:13 AM ET

    The appetite for risk is making a comeback, and geopolitical risks are dominating the direction of commodities in the first quarter, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson; Anthony Grisanti, GRZ Energy; and Fancisco Blanch, Bank of America Global Commodity Research.

  • Italy's President Worried About Jobs, Won't Seek Bailout Wednesday, 30 Mar 2011 | 10:48 AM ET
    President of the Italian Republic Giorgio Napolitano

    Italy's president, Giorgio Napolitano, told CNBC the euro zone's third-largest economy was in no danger of going the way of Portugal and Ireland and seek a financial bailout.

  • Here's what you should be watching Thursday, March 30.

  • Fast Money, March 29, 2011     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • Taking Action on Libya     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 4:40 PM ET

    A frank talk on Libya with Giorgio Napolitano, President of Italy.

  • Morici: The Obama Doctrine Is Not Good Foreign Policy Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 9:44 AM ET
    Moammer Gaddafi speaking

    After missteps addressing Congressional concerns, President Obama has articulated clearly the goals, means and duration of the U.S. military action in Libya. Critics may say he did not address those issues, but he did and the answers are not acceptable.

  • Business in Places of Peril     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 7:30 AM ET

    As unrest ripples through the Middle East and North Africa, companies are working to keep their businesses on track, with Fred Hochberg, Export-Import Bank of the United States chairman/president.

  • Morgan Stanley's Fleming: Avoid European Debt     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 12:00 AM ET

    Greg Fleming, Morgan Stanley Investment Management president, gives investors his best strategies for boosting portfolio performance now. Plus, his take on Europe's ongoing sovereign debt challenges.

  • Obama Seeks to Define Libya Goals, Exit Plan Monday, 28 Mar 2011 | 8:21 PM ET
    Barack Obama

    President Barack Obama told Americans on Monday the United States would work with its allies to hasten the day when Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi leaves power, but would not use force to topple him.

  • Word on the Street     Monday, 28 Mar 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    Oil pulls back on Libyan rebel successes, while explorers and refineries rise. At the same time, coal stocks slide after Goldman downgrades Peabody. And smaller telecom stocks make a big comeback after the AT&T/T-Mobile marriage, with Will Power, RW Paird analyst, CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders.