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  • Stop Trading!: Obama Changes Tone Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 4:59 PM ET

    Finally, the new administration is telling Wall Street, "We're pro-business." What took them so long?

  • White House Changes Tune For Wall Street? Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 11:30 AM ET

    The Obama administration’s hope-and-change show hasn’t played well on Wall Street, but in the last week investors may finally be getting some of what they want and that could bring a happier ending than anyone imagined.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 10:54 AM ET

    President Barack Obama said Thursday the true status of bank balance sheets was not known, and he would act decisively to make sure major banks have enough money to operate.

  • Busch: Obama Calls the Bottom Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 9:44 AM ET
    Andrew Busch

    As we get underway in the US, I have to think back to last week when US President Barack Obama told us all to go long equities. "Buying stocks is potentially a good deal if you have a long term perspective on it."

  • How Much Life Is There In The Rally? Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 9:36 AM ET

    What a week: Dow up 8.2 percent, S&P up 9.9 percent, NASDAQ up 10.2 percent through Thursday...the best week since November, and only the third weekly advance in the last 15 weeks!

  • Just Say Yes to Drugs ... and Drug Stocks! Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 8:49 AM ET

    Anyone out there who sees hope in the stock market must be on drugs.  And I am: Lipitor and Novasc from Pfizer, Vasotec from Merck, and four other pills, all of which I gobble every day to stop myself from blowing a gasket. So let me say, with some personal pill-popping experience, that this may be a great time to buy drug stocks.

  • Cuomo Seeks to Tie Bonuses to Performance: Report Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 5:55 AM ET

    New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo, Rep. Barney Frank and other lawmakers are discussing a plan to link executive pay to the long-term performance of companies, the Wall Street Journal said.

  • Cramer’s Seven Signs This Rally’s Real Thursday, 12 Mar 2009 | 7:32 PM ET

    Even better: Events that could push the Dow up another 1,000 points.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Thursday, 12 Mar 2009 | 2:46 PM ET

    President Barack Obama's ambitious new budget faced bipartisan skepticism Thursday as key senators questioned the administration's long-term budget outlook and the deficits it envisions rising in the middle of the next decade.

  • Problems With the President’s Plans Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 8:58 PM ET

    Cramer says we should apply the George Costanza theory of opposites to Obama’s solutions for the financial crisis.

  • Dimon in the Gruff: Wall Street Lion Roars Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 4:59 PM ET

    Wall Street found its voice today, after months of stewing in silence as pundits and politicians pelted the financial industry with withering criticism, punitive salary caps and pious second-guessing.

  • Washington, Not Wall Street, Is in Control Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 2:22 PM ET

    Trust us, we'd rather be talking about profits than politics. But it seems the government will decide the market's fate.

  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 1:08 PM ET

    President Obama agreed to sign an "imperfect" spending bill to keep the government running, but he called for a crackdown on lawmakers adding "earmarks"—or pet projects—to legislation.

  • Obama Targets 'Earmarks' in New Spending Bill Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 11:37 AM ET
    Barack Obama

    President Obama agreed to sign an "imperfect" spending bill to keep the government running, but he called for a crackdown on lawmakers adding "earmarks"—or pet projects—to legislation.

  • Can The Rally Drive Another Rally? Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 9:28 AM ET

    Could we actually rally two days in a row? That hasn't happened in almost a month, believe it or not.

  • Bright Lights, Big Citi Tuesday, 10 Mar 2009 | 4:16 PM ET

    Take drastically oversold conditions, throw in a few bullish headlines, and you have a broad market rally.

  • How Real Is This Rally? Tuesday, 10 Mar 2009 | 11:49 AM ET

    It's a broad rally today—many sub-sectors are up in the high single digits: banks, materials, energy, retailers. semis.

  • Fratto: Europe Striking Out Tuesday, 10 Mar 2009 | 11:35 AM ET

    left/CNBC/Sections/News_And_Analysis/_Blogs/Guest_Blog/__COVER/fratto_t_100_2.jpg1100100010lefttruehttp://msnbcmedia.msn.comfalse1Pfalsefalse Over the past year, European economic officials have swung late at a series of pitches. And this past week Europe stood at the plate, and rather than swing, they've decided to keep their bats on their shoulders.

  • Loews CEO: Obama Administration 'Anti-Business' Tuesday, 10 Mar 2009 | 10:42 AM ET

    The Obama Administration has not instilled confidence in investors, said James Tisch, Loews  president & CEO.

  • Obama Marks First 50 Days: What He's Done So Far Tuesday, 10 Mar 2009 | 10:30 AM ET

    Today marks the first 50 days into the Barack Obama presidency, which has had plenty of ups and downs.