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  • Market Insider: Fed Gets Mixed Reviews Wednesday, 17 Dec 2008 | 8:56 PM ET

    Investors are still sorting out what the Fed's moves this week mean, but if you look at some corners of the credit markets, there are signs of thaw.

  • Market Insider: Wednesday Look Ahead Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 8:03 PM ET

    The Fed's historic assault on the financial crises cheered stock investors Tuesday and could carry the market higher Wednesday.

  • Think Recession, Not Great Depression Monday, 15 Dec 2008 | 7:16 PM ET

    Cramer explains why he's no longer worried about a total market meltdown.

  • Market Insider: Tuesday Look Ahead Monday, 15 Dec 2008 | 6:54 PM ET

    The Fed is the big focus Tuesday, but Goldman Sachs earnings will help set the tone ahead of the open.

  • Market Insider: The Week Ahead Sunday, 14 Dec 2008 | 1:23 PM ET
    An interior view of the 2008 Cadillac CTS is shown at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2007. Whether on luxury cars or entry-level vehicles, consumers want to be delighted by an interior's extras, automotive industry executives and designers said this week at the auto show. The inside extras can run the gamut, from ambient or LED lighting to music-storing hard drives and USB ports in sound systems to pop-up navigation screens and cup holders that can heat o

    Stocks could chug higher this week, delivering that evasive Santa Claus rally, but it will all depend on whether investors are comfortable with the status of the auto-industry bailout. Plus, let's hope the Fed doesn't deliver any holiday surprises.

  • We Need More Than 4.5 Percent Rate To Save Housing Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 2:52 PM ET

    There seems to be some renewed energy behind a housing proposal leaked early last week. It’s the plan to have the Treasury buy home loans from Fannie and Freddie if the loans are given at 4.5 percent interest rates.

  • Cramer's Changing Mind Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 1:43 PM ET

    Who knew reassessment based upon fact was a radical concept?

  • Market Insider: Friday Look Ahead Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 12:33 AM ET

    Some days, the bad news is just plain bad. Senate's failure to reach an agreement on the auto bailout package looks set to drive markets lower Friday and that could most certainly mean a bankrupt General Motors.

  • Market Insider: Thursday Look Ahead Wednesday, 10 Dec 2008 | 7:15 PM ET

    The auto industry bailout will drive the market again Thursday as lawmakers haggle over the details of a temporary rescue plan for the big three.

  • Wake up, No Such Thing as a Screaming Buy: CIO Wednesday, 10 Dec 2008 | 6:08 AM ET

    Bonds look more attractive than stocks in the current climate, as share prices may take another dive, and investors should worry about preserving the money they have rather than making any more, Hugh Hendry, chief investment officer and partner at Eclectica told CNBC.

  • Market Insider: US Gets Money for Nothing Tuesday, 9 Dec 2008 | 6:58 PM ET

    The stock market's Santa rally has been temporarily grounded as a winter chill continues to swirl around credit markets.

  • Holiday Trends? Tuesday, 9 Dec 2008 | 4:43 PM ET

    Carter Worth, chief market technician at Oppenheimer Asset Management, joins Dylan for the Fast Money Final Call during Wednesday's "Closing Bell." He called for a rally all month and we've been in one -- despite today's 3% drop in the Dow. What trends does he see coming next?

  • UPDATE: Treasury Bond Bubble? Friday, 5 Dec 2008 | 6:20 PM ET

    U.S. Treasuries have been the biggest beneficiaries of market turmoil. But with yields already at multi-decade lows, can they continue to attract money?

  • Treasury Bond Bubble? Friday, 5 Dec 2008 | 3:57 PM ET

    U.S. Treasuries have been the biggest beneficiaries of market turmoil. But with yields already at multi-decade lows, can they continue to attract money?

  • Cramer to Geithner: Let FDIC Chair Keep Her Job Thursday, 4 Dec 2008 | 7:57 PM ET

    Sheila Bair got it right. Bernanke, Paulson and the NY Fed Prez have largely been wrong. Here's why she should be allowed to stay.

  • These bonds have wreaked havoc in the market for well over a year. Here's how we clean up the mess – and make some money in the process.

  • The Treasury Department is considering a plan to boost the depressed housing market by easing mortgage rates on new home loans, reports CNBC’s Steve Liesman.

  • What Bailouts? Monday, 1 Dec 2008 | 9:12 PM ET

    Washington’s been a lot harder on Wall Street than you might think. Here’s why the Citi rescue is a signal to buy.

  • Charts Predict Treasurys' Yield Will Sink to Zero Wednesday, 26 Nov 2008 | 2:33 AM ET

    Investors looking for safe places for their capital are fast running out of options as US government bonds are set to see their yield sink to practically zero, Nicole Elliott, technical analyst from Mizuho Corporate Bank, told CNBC.

  • Washington Spends Money On Main Street Tuesday, 25 Nov 2008 | 6:07 PM ET

    Two new sweeping programs could make it easier to buy a car or house or go to college. Get details now!