• Vertex's $75,000 Question Friday, 19 Dec 2008 | 3:14 PM ET

    Drug pricing pressure under a Democratic administration be darned. $75,000. That's not a salary figure. That's the price one biotech analyst says Vertex Pharmaceuticals and its partner Johnson & Johnson might be able to charge--possibly even more--for their Hepatitis C drug.

  • Insurance On Athletes Now A Thing Of The Past? Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 11:37 AM ET

    Insurance used to be a given. When a team signed a big guaranteed contract, they'd get it insured as much as they could. But times have changed. Last month, I was told that more and more baseball teams were passing up on insurance.

  • The #1 Thing to Do If You've Lost Your Job Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 10:48 AM ET

    The best move you can make when and if you're let go may not be intuitive: geting and maintaining health insurance.

  • Web Extra: Protect Your Vacation with 2 Kinds of Insurance Wednesday, 17 Dec 2008 | 11:07 AM ET

    Flight insurance is a joke. Never buy it. Instead, spend your money where it can really protect your trip.

  • How to Stay Insured When You Lose Your Job Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 9:17 PM ET

    Losing your job should not mean losing your healthcare. Period.

  • Turn a Pink Slip Into Your Golden Ticket Wednesday, 10 Dec 2008 | 2:31 PM ET

    The inside scoop on key moves you need to make should you find yourself on the company chopping block.

  • Your Pink-Slip Survival Guide Monday, 8 Dec 2008 | 2:33 PM ET

    Lost your job? You're not alone. Here are the four ways to stay afloat in this awful market.

  • Cramer's Reasons for Holiday Cheer Friday, 5 Dec 2008 | 7:08 PM ET

    Market got you down? The situation might not be as bad as you think.

  • With gas cheaper, mortgage rates coming down and a winter of cheaper heating bills to possibly look forward to, there might be reason for some holiday cheer.

  • Options Action: A Hot Insurer Stock! Friday, 5 Dec 2008 | 1:30 PM ET

    Hartford is seeing heavy options trading Friday, as its stock soars more than 88% even as the broader markets drop. Hartford Financial Services, which has an average daily call volume of 10,000 contracts, saw 37,100 calls trade in the first hour of trading this morning. That's three times full session volume in just 60 minutes!

  • Consumer Warning: Insuring the Right to Insurance Thursday, 4 Dec 2008 | 7:12 PM ET

    That's what this first-of-a-kind product from UnitedHealth purports to do. But do you need it?

  • Is Merck A Drug Bellwether? Thursday, 4 Dec 2008 | 11:24 AM ET

    Earlier this week UBS pharmaceutical analyst Roopesh Patel put out a big 2009 sector outlook research note claiming, "So far, the global economic slowdown has had no noticeable impact — a) U.S. weekly and monthly U.S. prescription trends are stable; b) there also is no meaningfully cautionary commentary from any of the companies...." Well, he might have spoken too soon.

  • The Insurance Industry's Safest New Cars Tuesday, 25 Nov 2008 | 6:36 AM ET
    Ford Taurus X

    The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety designated 72 vehicles as winners of their top safety pick award. The award recognizes vehicles that do the best job of protecting motorists in front, side and rear crashes and have anti-rollover technology called Electronic Stability Control, or ESC.

  • In a special edition 'Outrage of the Day,' Cramer has not one, but two gripes on his mind: one personal and one business, which is the one he decides to start with, since "we're not about making friends on this show, we're about making money."

  • US Taxpayers Going Dutch? Tuesday, 18 Nov 2008 | 5:47 AM ET

    How do US tax payers feel about supporting the liquidity of Dutch insurer Aegon?

  • Citirgoup announces it will significantly cut down its workforce, while pirates who hijacked a crude oil tanker off the coast of Kenya approach a Somali port. Following are today's top videos:

  • Sell Block: Insure Yourself From Insurance Companies Thursday, 13 Nov 2008 | 9:58 PM ET

    Cramer makes room in the Sell Block today for a whole gang of misfits, based on analysis that Goldman Sachs released on Tuesday. Today's Sell Block detainees: life insurance companies like Lincoln, Hartford, Prudential and Principal. To put it simply, they're in "big trouble," according to Goldman's piece.

  • Pharma And The Financial Crisis Thursday, 13 Nov 2008 | 11:11 AM ET
    Big Pharma

    Big pharma's got big problems. That should not come as news to anyone who works for, follows or invests in the industry.

  • Mad Money: Housing Is Key to Saving Market Wednesday, 12 Nov 2008 | 8:59 PM ET

    It sounds simple enough, but this sector's at the heart of all our problems, Cramer says.

  • Stop Trading!: Watching Wells Fargo Wednesday, 12 Nov 2008 | 3:27 PM ET

    This stock's performance is a key barometer for the market, Cramer says.

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