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  • 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.

  • Market Tips: Bet on Tech, Energy Tag Team  Thursday, 22 Jan 2009 | 4:53 AM ET

    Global stocks bounced back from 7-week lows Thursday, following an overnight recovery in the US stock market on the back of strong earnings reports from Apple and IBM. Experts tell CNBC they see investment potential in the energy and tech sectors, as well as in various parts of Asia.

  • Market Insider: The Rally May Have Legs Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 9:51 PM ET
    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner

    A wash of earnings news and weekly jobless claims will help decide the market's course Thursday, but there's a good chance there will be follow through to Wednesday's rally.

  • Toll's Big Discount & Jamie Dimon's Big Stake Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 4:32 PM ET

    New reports that home builder Toll Brothers announced they were offering a 30-year fixed rate mortgage for 3.99 percent, a full percentage point below the current rate.

  • Finally, An Oversold Bounce Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 4:11 PM ET

    Predictably, it was led by financials. The Bank Index rallied 12 percent after dropping 19.7 percent yesterday.

  • More Swings On The Street And No One Blinks Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 2:33 PM ET

    The markets have stabilized as bank stocks have stabilized. Of some help is PNC, which is generating a few raised eyebrows on trading desks. Recall they dropped 41 percent yesterday and is up 21 percent today (no one even blinks at these price swings any more).

  • Deconstructing The Weakness In Constructions Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 12:35 PM ET

    The S&P and the Dow are moving in lock-step with the large swings in bank stocks this morning. Elsewhere, the weakness in the construction industry is clearly showing up in fourth quarter earnings reports.

  • Forget Timing, Buy Blue Chips: Strategist Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 9:55 AM ET

    Now is a good time to be investing in U.S. stocks over a longer-term horizon, John Haynes, equity strategist at Rensburg Sheppards told CNBC Tuesday.

  • 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.

  • Buy Gold, Healthcare Stocks: Strategist Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 8:34 AM ET

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  • 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.

  • Market Insider: Wednesday Look Ahead Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 7:43 AM ET

    The ailing banking system is at the top of the Obama Administration's agenda Wednesday, after worries about the sector Tuesday handed the stock market its worse Inauguration Day losses ever.

  • 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. 

  • Market Tips: Don't Risk It, Keep 50% Cash Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 4:07 AM ET

    Global stocks, as well as oil, were down again Wednesday, as the reality of a longer-than-expected economic downturn weighed on investors. Experts tell CNBC where are good places to invest during these tough times.

  • Web Extra: Why You Should Be Adding to Your 401(k) Tuesday, 20 Jan 2009 | 10:16 PM ET

    NOT SEEN ON T.V.: With over $1 trillion in 401(k) wealth lost, now may be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be adding to your savings.

  • 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.

  • Up Next: Good Bank / Bad Bank Tuesday, 20 Jan 2009 | 1:37 PM ET

    The Street believes that "good bank/bad bank" is inevitable. The horrible performance of the banks today indicates that the TARP, so far, is not working and some other approach needs to be taken.

  • Where's The Rally? Tuesday, 20 Jan 2009 | 11:29 AM ET

    Stocks are due for an oversold bounce. Where is it? Bears--which are pretty much everybody on the Street these days--point to one culprit: financials and the lack of stability.