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  • What's A Diplomat Like You Doing In A State Like This? Tuesday, 18 Aug 2009 | 2:33 PM ET
    Iowa map

    They held up signs bearing the names of countries like Nepal, Moldova, Japan. They were farm families mostly, in the Iowa town of Carroll, and this week they are hosting dozens of foreign ambassadors and diplomats in their homes.

  • Banks, Commodities: 'Boy, Do They Move!' Tuesday, 18 Aug 2009 | 4:36 AM ET

    Banks and commodities stocks, which are now stock market bellwethers, were trading higher in London Tuesday morning, as stocks reversed Monday's selloff, with investors hoping better times were ahead.

  • Cramer fears that Washington may take notice.

  • India Gets Caught Short as Sugar Prices Soar Wednesday, 5 Aug 2009 | 12:39 PM ET
    Stack of sugar cane sticks

    While all commodities move in cycles, sugar in India is a case study in feast-to-famine swings in which bountiful crops are followed by anemic harvests every two or three years.

  • Cramer: Buy These Ag Stocks Monday, 3 Aug 2009 | 3:09 PM ET

    Plus, get calls on the banks, natural gas and more.

  • Market Tips: Earnings Beat Very Low Expectations Wednesday, 22 Jul 2009 | 7:56 AM ET

    Global stocks held close to 9-month highs on Wednesday with Europe seeing some falls in choppy trading on cautious words from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, who said unemployment would remain high into 2011.

  • DuPont Profit Tumbles, but Still Beats Forecasts Tuesday, 21 Jul 2009 | 10:39 AM ET

    Chemical company DuPont reported a sharp fall in quarterly net income Tuesday, citing weak sales, restructuring charges and the adverse impact of currency exchange rates.

  • Market Tips: Rally Has Potential for a 25% Upswing Tuesday, 21 Jul 2009 | 4:05 AM ET

    Global stocks enjoyed another day in the green Tuesday after strong company earnings reassured investors that a U.S. economic recovery was slowly taking shape. Experts tell CNBC this mid-summer rally may up potential to rise 25 percent.

  • Market Tips: Go Long on US Indexes, Dollar Monday, 20 Jul 2009 | 6:26 AM ET

    Global stocks were higher Friday on hopes that the global economic slowdown is receding after key U.S. companies reported better-than-expected earnings. Experts tell CNBC their forecasts for the future and how investors should position themselves.

  • In an attempt to decrease excessive speculation, U.S. commodities regulators aim to introduce large trading limits on oil, natural gas and possibly other commodities.

  • Curvy Cucumbers Make a Comeback in Europe Wednesday, 1 Jul 2009 | 9:11 AM ET

    Wacky fruit and vegetables made a dramatic return to supermarket shelves throughout Europe for the first time in more than 20 years Wednesday, after the European Union scrapped rules governing the size and shape of produce.

  • Market Tips: Why to Avoid Citi — and Euro Banks Wednesday, 1 Jul 2009 | 5:11 AM ET

    Global stocks began second half of 2009 in positive territory on Wednesday after a successful previous quarter. Wall Street logged its best quarter in a decade in the second quarter. Experts tell CNBC how to invest in the new quarter.

  • Dow Falls for 4th Straight Day; Techs Gain Wednesday, 24 Jun 2009 | 5:17 PM ET

    The Dow fell for a fourth straight day Wednesday after the Fed said it expected to keep interest rates exceptionally low for an extended period.

  • Stocks Rebound; Oracle Boosts Techs Wednesday, 24 Jun 2009 | 11:48 AM ET

    Stocks bounded higher Wednesday, with the Dow up about 1 percent, as investors cheered the better-than-expected jump in durable-goods orders and shrugged off a weak new-home-sales report.

  • Futures Jump as Orders for Durable Goods Rise Wednesday, 24 Jun 2009 | 9:04 AM ET

    Futures jumped Wednesday after a better-than-expected rise in durable-goods orders.

  • Yoshikami: You Need Commodities in Your Portfolio Sunday, 21 Jun 2009 | 11:44 PM ET

    As we face future inflation and a restart of global growth, investing in commodities makes sense now more than ever. Commodities you see are one of those rare assets that can be profitable in a variety of conditions.

  • Market Tips: Stick to Precious Metals Friday, 19 Jun 2009 | 4:27 AM ET

    After months of light volumes and high volatility, experts tell CNBC risk aversion in the currency markets has moderated. They suggest buying policy-related stocks but staying clear of base metals.

  • Cramer: Sell This Seed Stock Thursday, 18 Jun 2009 | 8:46 PM ET

    When not one but two technical analysts give the thumbs-down, it’s time to reconsider.

  • Get Out of Financials and Into These Sectors: Manager Wednesday, 3 Jun 2009 | 11:41 AM ET

    At this point, you look for any selective weakness in sectors that you want to be “long” in, advised Peter Sorrentino, senior portfolio manager of Huntington Asset Advisors.

  • Ken Croft, CIO and portfolio manager of Croft Value Fund and Alan Valdes, vice president of Hillard Lyons told CNBC how investors can prepare their portfolios for the week ahead.