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  • Web Extra: Fast & Furious Trades For Friday Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 6:40 PM ET

    In this Web Extra the traders reveal how they're playing PPI, retail sales, the proposed auto bill and more.

  • The Revolutionary Kobe Zoom Cut Shoe Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 3:22 PM ET

    Lighter is the theme again. Though you're going to remember the Zoom Kobe Cut, also endorsed by Bryant, because it's a low top.

  • KB Toys Files for Bankruptcy Protection Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 3:08 PM ET

    In another sign of the grim holiday season, KB Toys filed for bankruptcy protection for the second time in four years on Thursday, joining fellow retailers Linens 'n Things and Steve & Barry's in seeking Chapter 11 protection amid the recession.

  • Bloomingdale's Heads To Dubai as It Expands Globally Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 3:03 PM ET
    Shopper with Bloomingdales Bags

    With American consumers frozen, Macy's is chasing shoppers overseas. The nation's largest department store is making its first entrance into the international market by opening two upscale Bloomingdales stores in Dubai.

  • British Retailers Brace Against Downturn Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 9:41 AM ET

    Britain's biggest retailer, Tesco, announced price cuts of 50 percent. Former household favorite Woolworths began a closing-down sale. Music retailer HMV reported a sizable first-half net loss.

  • Pros Say: China Stimulus Will Work Next Year Thursday, 11 Dec 2008 | 4:25 AM ET
    WALL STREET IN CRISIS - A CNBC SPECIAL REPORT

    Further economic data out of China showed the country was at risk of falling into a deflationary period. Chinese consumer price inflation fell to a 22-month low of 2.4 percent in November, sparking a fresh commitment from the government to take steps to reinvigorate the economy. Experts tell CNBC the country still has attractive prospects.

  • What the Pros Say: Don’t Cheer the Automakers Bailout Wednesday, 10 Dec 2008 | 7:54 AM ET
    WALL STREET IN CRISIS - A CNBC SPECIAL REPORT

    A tentative deal has been reached between the White House and congressional Democrats regarding a $15 billion proposal for bailing out the U.S. automakers. But CNBC's experts are skeptical on the measures and reckon the markets' positive reaction to the news will be unsustainable.

  • Your First Move For Wednesday Tuesday, 9 Dec 2008 | 11:46 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you Wednesday's best trades, right now!

  • The holidays are fast approaching, and we bet you've still going some spending to do.

  • Pros Say: No Return of the Commodity Supercycle Tuesday, 9 Dec 2008 | 6:55 AM ET
    WALL STREET IN CRISIS - A CNBC SPECIAL REPORT

    Oil prices were steady Tuesday, following a 7 percent rally the previous day, on further economic fears as Japan slipped into a deeper recession. GDP data showed the country's economy contracted at an even faster pace than originally estimated during the third quarter. CNBC's experts weigh in on the economic woes.

  • Web Extra: 5 Shopping Rules to Follow This Holiday Monday, 8 Dec 2008 | 9:09 PM ET

    The holidays are going to be our first real test of the recession. Let's make sure we pass.

  • This Season's Biggest Gift Card Scam Monday, 8 Dec 2008 | 9:07 PM ET

    The gift-card industry is surging. And the bigger it gets, the higher the number of crooks looking for a cut.

  • Pros Say: Prepare for Depression & Deflation Monday, 8 Dec 2008 | 7:44 AM ET
    WALL STREET IN CRISIS - A CNBC SPECIAL REPORT

    Global stocks surged Monday with investors taking heart from a likely rescue plan for U.S. automakers and more government stimulus packages to reverse an economic decline. But experts tell CNBC that the slowdown is far from over.

  • What the Pros Say: S&P May Fall to 700 Friday, 5 Dec 2008 | 8:45 AM ET
    WALL STREET IN CRISIS - A CNBC SPECIAL REPORT

    U.S. employers axed payrolls by a shocking 533,000 in November for the weakest performance in 34 years. Experts tell CNBC that the outlook for the economy is grim.

  • Today's Top Videos: Auto Bailout, Job Cuts & More... Thursday, 4 Dec 2008 | 4:14 PM ET

    The Big Three CEOs returned to Washington to meet with the Senate Banking Committee today, as AT&T and other companies reported job cuts. Following are today's top videos:

  • Pros Say: More Retailers to Go Under Thursday, 4 Dec 2008 | 4:43 AM ET
    WALL STREET IN CRISIS - A CNBC SPECIAL REPORT

    November retail sales figures will be released later on Thursday. But as analysts revise their forecasts down on concerns of slowing consumer spending due to recessionary woes, experts predict further troubles for the retail sector.

  • The Great Gift Card Scare of 2008 Wednesday, 3 Dec 2008 | 9:29 PM ET

    What happens if you buy a gift card to a store that goes out of business?

  • The Things You Should Never Buy From a Dollar Store Wednesday, 3 Dec 2008 | 9:16 PM ET

    As the economy tightens, the popularity of dollar stores expands. But there are some products you should never buy, no matter the price.

  • Web Extra: Fast & Furious Trades For Thursday Wednesday, 3 Dec 2008 | 6:52 PM ET

    In this Web Extra find out how the traders are playing Thursday's market moving events including financial guidance from Merck, retail numbers and more.

  • Retailers Move Market? Wednesday, 3 Dec 2008 | 6:42 PM ET

    If you think navigating the mall during the holidays is tough, just try trading the retailers.