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  • Pros Say: Don't Buy into the Recovery Mirage Monday, 8 Jun 2009 | 8:00 AM ET

    Banks sold off on Monday, along with global stocks, as the dollar strengthened after Friday's better-than-expected U.S. jobs report for May. Experts tell CNBC that the recovery in the financial markets is just an illusion and won't last long.

  • Market Tips: Leaving Stocks for High Yielders Monday, 8 Jun 2009 | 4:50 AM ET

    The dollar strengthened against a basket of currencies Monday, extending gains made late last week as U.S. Treasury yields rose to 7-month highs after better-than-expected jobs data prompted demand for the greenback.

  • Market Tips: Earnings Will Rise 15-20% Friday, 5 Jun 2009 | 7:58 AM ET

    Global stocks rose Friday as optimism grew about an improving U.S. labor market ahead of key jobs data. As a solid second-quarter earnings season winds down, experts tell CNBC they expect earnings per share to move up 15 to 20 percent next year.

  • Market Tips: The Places to Be Now Thursday, 4 Jun 2009 | 6:50 AM ET

    Global stocks and oil futures rose in tandem Thursday on hopes of an economic recovery. Experts tell CNBC emerging markets and commodities stocks are key places to invest.

  • Pros Say: Bond Market Is the Key to Recovery Thursday, 4 Jun 2009 | 6:48 AM ET

    Global stocks rose as the dollar fell Thursday, as investors became more hopeful of a global economic recovery. But experts tell CNBC the bond market needs to stabilize before we can make any real progress.

  • Market Tips: The Commodity Bulls Are Back in Town Wednesday, 3 Jun 2009 | 5:50 AM ET

    Despite most of Asia ending slightly higher Wednesday, European stocks fell, dragged lower by commodities and banks. But experts tell CNBC that as the economy recovers so will commodity stocks.

  • Pros Say: 15 to 20% Correction on the Way Tuesday, 2 Jun 2009 | 7:47 AM ET

    The good times can't last forever without reality stepping in and dampening sentiment, but the recent rally from the March 9 low has been a long, strong one. Unfortunately, experts tell CNBC a correction is coming.

  • Charts Predict: Dow Fading, 7,500 Likely Tuesday, 2 Jun 2009 | 5:22 AM ET

    The recent rally in the Dow Jones Industrial Average is in its "final stages," Roelof van den Akker, technical analyst at ING Wholesale, said Tuesday.

  • Pros Say: Global Gov't Debt Crisis Next Friday, 22 May 2009 | 7:33 AM ET
    Investor Spring Cleaning - A CNBC Special Report

    After the S&P Ratings Agency lowered its outlook on Britain to negative from stable, stoking fears other AAA-rated countries which are running huge debt levels could share a similar fate. Experts tell CNBC that a global government debt crisis is coming.

  • Market Tips: Oil is the New Gold Friday, 22 May 2009 | 7:31 AM ET
    Investor Spring Cleaning - A CNBC Special Report

    Global stocks seesawed Friday, but oil prices were on the increase. This week the energy stock reached fresh six-month highs. Experts tell CNBC oil is becoming the new gold.

  • Pros Say: Gold’s Staging a Comeback, to $1,200 Thursday, 21 May 2009 | 4:19 AM ET
    Investor Spring Cleaning - A CNBC Special Report

    As global stocks fell Thursday on concerns about the economic recovery after the Federal Reserve lowered its forecasts for U.S. growth for the next three years, safe-haven play gold rose. Experts tell CNBC the precious metal's price is likely to resume its upward climb.

  • Charts Predict: S&P Can Jump if It Breaks 950 Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 7:04 AM ET

    The S&P 500 index is still in a higher trend and if it breaks past the 950 level, it is likely to extend the rally toward 1,000, according to Chris Locke, MD of Oystertrade.com Management. But the index is still in a bear market, he added.

  • Try 'Most Powerful' Emerging Markets: Strategist Wednesday, 20 May 2009 | 6:57 AM ET

    Emerging market stocks have diverged from Western stocks, according to Bob Parker, vice chairman of asset management at Credit Suisse.

  • US Now as Risky as Emerging Markets: Manager Thursday, 14 May 2009 | 10:30 AM ET

    The risks of investing in the US seem as high as those for investing in certain emerging markets, particularly in the short term, Paul Ramscar, assistant director of private clients for Tyche in Hong Kong, told CNBC Thursday.

  • Pros Say: Buy Debt-Free US Stocks Thursday, 14 May 2009 | 7:54 AM ET

    Although global stocks were down again on Thursday, experts tell CNBC it is time to buy U.S. stocks, just not companies relying on the government.

  • Dollar Could Slump on AAA Rating Fears: Analyst Wednesday, 13 May 2009 | 5:59 AM ET

    As talk of the United States' ability to keep its AAA rating resurfaced Wednesday, one analyst told CNBC that the impact could be prove a major drag on the strength of the dollar.

  • Market Tips: Nervous Fund Managers Powering Rally Wednesday, 13 May 2009 | 5:22 AM ET

    Global stocks rose Wednesday as investors grew more optimistic about the global economy recovering. But experts interviewed on CNBC remain torn about whether this is a bear-market rally or a new bull market.

  • What the Pros Say: Why China Does Stimulus Best Wednesday, 13 May 2009 | 5:18 AM ET

    Global stocks were higher Wednesday despite data out of China showing the country's industrial output rose less than expected in April. But experts tell CNBC there is real growth potential in the Asian economy.

  • Pros Say: Expect US Economy Turnaround Soon Tuesday, 12 May 2009 | 5:19 AM ET

    Global stocks were mostly higher Tuesday as expectations grew that the worst may be over for the global economy. Experts interviewed by CNBC consider whether the expectations are founded.

  • Market Tips: Volatile Period Ahead Tuesday, 12 May 2009 | 5:14 AM ET

    The banking sector was one of the few sectors in the red Tuesday as investors remained cautious on the health of the system. Experts tell CNBC how to invest during the uncertainty.