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  • Obama's First 100 Days: What He's Done So Far Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 5:03 PM ET

    President Barack Obama said it appears Congress is "on target" to approve a massive new stimulus package by Feb. 16th, President's Day.

  • Busch: You Know Things Are Bad When.... Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 10:57 AM ET

    With rumors swirling over a nationalization of Citigroup and serious questions being raised about the Geithner nomination, the US is in for a tough weekend, says Andrew Busch.

  • Obama's Auto Plan Must Withstand "January Storm" Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 9:33 AM ET
    Barack Obama

    Wondering what President Obama is planning to do to save the auto industry? Just ask some of the people the President's advisors have been consulting.

  • Charts Predict: Citigroup Shares to $1.90 Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 8:08 AM ET

    Citigroup shares could slump toward their 1992 low of around $1.90 as selling pressure for the beleaguered Wall Street giant remains strong, Royce Tostrams, technical analyst at Tostrams Groep, told CNBC Friday.

  • Pros Say: Hedge Funds the Best Crisis Fighter Friday, 23 Jan 2009 | 4:43 AM ET

    Global stocks ended the week lower Friday on heightened economic fears. The dollar and government bonds gained as investors parked their money in safe havens.

  • What Would You Do If You Were Obama? Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 12:46 PM ET
    President Barack Obama

    Now that he's taken the oath of office a second time, watched the Jesse White Tumblers in the inaugural parade, and danced at several balls celebrating his inauguration, President Obama faces some tough choices with the auto industry. What should he do? What would you do if you were sitting in the oval office?

  • Busch: Currency Intervention Back In Style Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 10:31 AM ET

    With the dramatic plunge in the British pound and the dramatic rise of the Japanese yen & Swiss Franc, the rumblings from Tokyo to Zurich to London are all pointing in the direction of action, says Andrew Busch.

  • Regional Banks Miss Estimates with Big Losses Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 9:30 AM ET

    SunTrust, KeyCorp, Fifth Third, Comerica report substantial losses on writedowns or setting aside cash to cover loan losses.

  • Dow Ready for Late-80s 'Flash Fire' Rally: Strategist Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 7:10 AM ET

    The battered stock market is due for a “flash-fire” rally which could match the stellar recovery-run put in place after the crash of 1987 finally bottomed, Bill Spiropoulos, market strategist from CoreStates Capital Advisors, told CNBC.

  • Pros Say: Yen Rules, Pound for Fools Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 5:00 AM ET

    The yen rose toward a 13-1/2 year high against the dollar and a seven-year peak versus the euro on Thursday. While the sterling fell again against the greenback, nearing $1.3618, its lowest since September 1985.

  • Housing's Poster Boy Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 7:00 PM ET

    We talk about housing a lot, but usually from an altitude of 30,000 feet. Seldom do we actually speak to the people in the thick of it, people who got in over their heads and are now drowning in debt.

  • More Layoffs Announced—Is Your Firm On the List? Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 1:51 PM ET

    More companies announced layoffs as the employment picture continued to dim.

  • Toyota Passes GM To Become #1 Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 10:58 AM ET

    A few years ago, this kind of news would elicit hand wringing in Detroit, another round of "Detroit is Failing" headlines, and statements of false bravado from GM executives who often reacted with denial whenever the company slipped. Those days are gone.

  • Away From The Financials - Some Hope Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 9:25 AM ET

    While guidance from financials is generally downbeat again, there are a few outliers reporting good results outside of the banks.

  • Pros Say: We're Only 2/3 Done Finding Bank Skeletons Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 8:26 AM ET

    Global stocks were down again Wednesday on continued signs of trouble in the financial sector. Experts tell CNBC that there is more bad news to come.

  • Irish Property Tycoon Found Dead Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 7:52 AM ET

    Irish property tycoon Patrick Rocca was found dead in a suspected suicide Monday, according to several published reports.

  • Charts Predict: Lows for S&P ... then More Lows Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 6:38 AM ET

    The S&P 500 will likely head back down toward its recent lows before the end of January where it will form a base, but it’s not time to buy the index yet, Chris Locke, MD of Oystertrade.com Management, told CNBC Wednesday. 

  • UK Jobless Rate at 6.1%, Highest in 10 Years Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 5:19 AM ET

    Unemployment rose to 6.1 percent in Britain in the September-November quarter, the highest rate in nearly 10 years, the government said Wednesday.

  • IBM's Surprise Tuesday, 20 Jan 2009 | 4:50 PM ET

    IBM pleasantly surprised everyone and is up 4 percent after the bell on strong earnings, guidance.

  • One Very Clear Market Message Tuesday, 20 Jan 2009 | 4:08 PM ET

    The message of the markets has been clear since the open: without stability in financials it will be difficult for the broad market to stabilize. We are again on the verge of a 90 percent downside day, the second since last Wednesday, which is when the Bank Index broke to new lows.

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