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If you read those self-help books you probably know that all too often people eat their way through depression, but can we collectively eat our way out of recession?
Did the Fed just begin a currency war, where nations basically throw money at one another just to boost exports?
Jeffrey Saut of Raymond James says there's a chance that we've seen the bottom of this market, and he's got some selections for investors as stocks improve.
The winning streaks may have ended yesterday, but St. Patrick's Day has historically been more up than down for the markets. Good Luck Today!
The government is moving towards a budget that will raise the national deficit to almost $2 trillion dollars. $2,000,000,000,000. That's a lot of zeroes! Even the Chinese have expressed concern over U.S. deficits. And when the Chinese, the biggest buyer of U.S. debt, begin voice concerns, you know deficits are real and something to be worried about.
The major indices have some distance to go today if they are going to break weekly records. However, there are 4 Dow components that are on track for their best week in at least 40 years...
Global stocks were back in the red Thursday after enjoying a two-day rally. As market volatility looks unlikely to ease, experts tell CNBC where the best places are to invest.
Last night on Fast Money, Guy Adami mentioned that "the PE is very compelling" for Hewlett Packard. Many of the PE's for the Dow 30 are at historic lows. Here's a "By the Numbers" look at current PE's and implied valuation.
A large trader has stepped in to buy calls in Capital One Financial Wednesday. About 10,000 upside calls were bought at the April 12.50 strike for $1.35 and $1.40, in a span of about two minutes this morning.
Stocks took off like a rocket Tuesday, with the Dow gaining a whopping 5.8 percent, as banks rallied after a combination of encouraging news from the sector. The Nasdaq jumped 7.1 percent.
Stocks pared some of their earlier gains but were still up sharply on renewed confidence about the financial sector.
History is no guide for investors right now, Cramer says.
A big pharmaceutical deal is doing nothing to help stocks pre-open. Once again stocks overseas are being led down by banks.
Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you Monday's best trades, right now!
In this Web Extra the traders game McDonald's sales figures, Disney's annual analyst meeting, American Eagle earnings and more!
Two months into the year, the average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has continued to rise since the start of 2009, despite some significant dividend cuts like those from CNBC parent, General Electric. See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.
Deep concerns about the health of financials pushed the Dow Jones industrial average to another bear market low; its first drop below 7,000 in more than 11 years.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit its lowest level in 12 years, slipping below 7,000, then 6,900 and then 6,800, as another bailout of insurance giant AIG stirred fear about the stability of the financial system.
The Dow Industrials, Dow Transports, and Dow Utilities are all hitting multi-year lows now. While the Dow Industrials and Dow Transports have been closing at new lows for days, the Dow Utilities closed below its October low for the first time on Friday.
Investors should hang in and make money where they can, Cramer says. Here are the few places he thinks that is possible.