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  • Governors: What Obama Should Do For Economy Friday, 16 Jan 2009 | 10:23 AM ET

    As President-elect Barack Obama plans heads into office in a few short days, the nation's governors discuss their key economic concerns in their states—including unemployment and the stimulus package—and what the new president should do to relieve some of the fears of this struggling economy.

  • Futures Rally on Bailout Optimism Friday, 16 Jan 2009 | 8:14 AM ET

    Futures rallied on the back of the Bank of America bailout Friday, with investors hoping the government will do all in its power to save big institutions from collapsing.

  • Options Traders Feed on Software Firm's Woes Thursday, 15 Jan 2009 | 4:28 PM ET

    Autodesk is down more than 11 percent Thursday on news of job cuts and lower revenues than expected, and options traders are betting that it will fall even further, with only one day left before January contracts expire.

  • Four Hot Stocks in Four Diverse Sectors Thursday, 15 Jan 2009 | 11:47 AM ET

    Paul Noglows, director of research at Lazard Capital Markets, suggested four stock picks in four different sectors that will see growth over the year.

  • Stock Picker: Think Big Caps, Small Banks (Pt. 1) Thursday, 15 Jan 2009 | 11:09 AM ET

    Ted Parrish runs the four-star rated Henssler Equity Fund, and he thinks it's time to buy stocks. He's inclined to prefer large-cap stocks, except in one area. "The only area that might be a little different is probably financials," Parrish told CNBC. "I think the regional banks, the smaller banks, are maybe in a better position at this point." (PART ONE)

  • Stock Picker: Think Big Caps, Small Banks (Pt. 2) Thursday, 15 Jan 2009 | 11:05 AM ET

    Ted Parrish runs the four-star rated Henssler Equity Fund, and he thinks it's time to buy stocks. He's inclined to prefer large-cap stocks, except in one area. "The only area that might be a little different is probably financials," Parrish told CNBC. "I think the regional banks, the smaller banks, are maybe in a better position at this point." (PART TWO)

  • Contrarian Play: Options Action Bets on Giant ETF Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009 | 12:51 PM ET

    Shares in a key Brazil exchange traded fund are down about 7 percent on the day — but the options action is looking for upside. The iShare Brazil exchange traded fund is down to $33.47 on the day, while it was up above $40 a week ago. Shares remain more than 65 percent off their May 2008 high.

  • Clean & Efficient: Stocks For The Coming Power Grid Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009 | 11:43 AM ET

    Alex Kurtz of Merriman Curhan Ford thinks green — and thinks green is smart. "We see this as a massive investment opportunity over the next three to five years," he told CNBC. "These are not science experiments in the clean-tech space; this is really about installing the backbone for the next generation of energies that are coming online."

  • Stock Picker: Buy This Diversified Portfolio (Pt. 1) Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009 | 11:00 AM ET

    An investment strategy in a single word? Edward Lewis of Atlantic Equities thinks the word is "diversity." "I wouldn't be putting (my money) in one sector," Lewis told CNBC. "My concern is that visibility is very tough."

  • Stock Picker: Buy This Diversified Portfolio (Pt. 2) Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009 | 10:59 AM ET

    An investment strategy in a single word? Edward Lewis of Atlantic Equities thinks the word is "diversity." "I wouldn't be putting (my money) in one sector," Lewis told CNBC. "My concern is that visibility is very tough."

  • Stock Picker: Buy These Before the Turn Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009 | 10:34 AM ET

    There's no getting around it: There's scarce evidence that the economy is getting any better. But Dan Fitzpatrick, president of Stockmarket Mentor, insists it's time to get back into the market.

  • Dow Falls for 5th Day Amid Earnings Gloom Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | 4:56 PM ET

    Stocks ended mixed Tuesday as tech and oil stocks were buoyed by bargain hunting, but the undercurrent of earnings worry took down the Dow.

  • Biotech Shares, Options Spike on Lilly Deal Talk Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | 1:40 PM ET

    Shares in biotech company Dendreon have spiked, along with options trading — amid rumors involving some kind of deal with Eli Lilly. Call volume in DNDN was hot this morning in the first 30 minutes alone, as 6,700 calls traded against 1,000 puts. Dendreon is scheduled to present Thursday at a major health care conference held by JPMorgan in San Francisco this week...

  • Stock Picker: Buy Now For the Recovery Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | 1:18 PM ET

    It's time for the business world to get back to business, according to Neil Hennessy of Hennessy Funds.  Since that now seems to be happening, he has a couple of recommendations for stock-market investors.

  • Stocks Are Mixed as Techs, Oils Gain Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | 11:29 AM ET

    Stocks wobbled Tuesday, paring some gains, though the tech-heavy Nasdaq remained higher.

  • Alcoa, Citi Hit Futures; Bernanke Helps Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | 9:17 AM ET

    Jitters about dismal corporate earnings were confirmed after the bell Monday, when Alcoa kicked off the reporting season with a wider-than-expected loss, sending stock index futures lower Tuesday morning.

  • Time to Go Bottom-Fishing in the US: Portfolio Manager Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | 7:45 AM ET

    As U.S. stocks have been beaten down of late, John Carey, executive VP & portfolio manager at Pioneer Investments is bottom-fishing for strong companies in the materials, energy and cyclical sectors.

  • Options and HSBC: Memories of Bear, Lehman? Tuesday, 13 Jan 2009 | 7:21 AM ET

    HSBC fell in overnight trading after seeing extremely bearish put activity similar to the type of options action that preceded the fall of Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers.

  • No. 1 Options Play Today: Credit Cards Monday, 12 Jan 2009 | 3:12 PM ET

    Visa is down about 3 percent Monday, and the largest options play of the day is apparently looking for more range-bound trading. The options trade of the day so far involves Visa's February 65 calls...

  • Tiffany: Options Clues Ahead of Sales Report Monday, 12 Jan 2009 | 3:08 PM ET

    A large put trade has been made in Tiffany as its shares have fallen ahead of its holiday sales report Wednesday. One trader this morning bought 10,000 of the January 20 puts...