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  • Week on Wall Street: Making Gains Ahead of the Fed Friday, 14 Sep 2007 | 5:35 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher as investors widely expected the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, but gains were tempered due to uncertainty regarding the magnitude of easing. The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted a weekly gain of 2.6%, the S&P 500 rose 2.1% and the Nasdaq Composite advanced 1.4%.

  • Stocks Close Lower Amid Uncertainty About Rate Cut Wednesday, 12 Sep 2007 | 4:02 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower as investors remained cautious ahead of next week's Federal Reserve meeting on interest rates. "I think the Fed is behind the game and they have to play catch up," said Bill Strazzullo, chief market strategist at Bell Curve Trading.

  • Strong-Arm Stocks Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 10:42 AM ET

    Quarterbacks are known for leading their teams on the field. These stocks are leaders in the portfolio.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Week on Wall Street: No Holiday for Stocks Friday, 7 Sep 2007 | 4:40 PM ET

    Stocks ended the holiday-shortened week lower as surprisingly weak monthly employment report sparked worries of a U.S. economic recession. The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted a weekly loss of 1.7%, the S&P 500 fell 1.3% and the Nasdaq Composite declined 1.2%.

  • Kazakhstan Waiting for Eni Proposal in Oilfield Row Friday, 7 Sep 2007 | 8:15 AM ET

    Kazakhstan is still waiting for an Eni-led group of international oil companies to make an offer of compensation to the state for delays and cost overruns at the offshore Kashagan oilfield, a senior official said on Friday.

  • Exxon Plans Multi-Billion Dollar Singapore Petro Plant Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 7:38 PM ET

    Exxon Mobil said it will go ahead with building a multi-billion dollar second petrochemical complex in Singapore to start in early 2011, adding to a wave of new projects to meet global demand for plastics.

  • Kazakhstan Seeks $10 Billion Over Oilfield Delay Tuesday, 4 Sep 2007 | 7:49 AM ET

    Kazakhstan wants "more than $10 billion" from an Eni-led consortium in compensation for delays in developing the Kashagan oilfield in the Caspian Sea, a senior government official told Reuters on Tuesday.

  • Exxon Valdez Plaintiffs Want $5B Penalty Restored Friday, 31 Aug 2007 | 7:36 AM ET
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    Plaintiffs in the long-running case surrounding the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil disaster this week asked the U.S. Supreme Court to restore a $5 billion punitive fine against Exxon Mobil, a petition filed with highest U.S. court shows.

  • Green Groups Seek Freeze on Canada Arctic Pipelines Thursday, 30 Aug 2007 | 3:33 PM ET

    Regulators should slap a moratorium on pipelines in Canada's North because governments and oil companies have not planned for long-term environmental impacts, a green-group representative said Thursday.

  • Grade the Trade Tuesday, 28 Aug 2007 | 9:36 AM ET

    In this special segment, the masters of Wall Street go face to face with some of the best business school students in the country. Students from Harvard, Yale, Columbia and Wharton are bringing their A-game via the webcam.

  • Energy Stocks Still A Good Long-Term Investment Monday, 27 Aug 2007 | 1:38 PM ET
    ** FILE ** This undated photo shows a Shell Oil rig in the Niger Delta, Nigeria. Nigeria's latest hostage crisis came to a peaceful end Sunday, June 4, 2006, as six Britons, one American and one Canadian held captive for two days were released unharmed, looking tired, but in good health. A group of unidentified militants from southeastern Bayesla state who were demanding jobs and money kidnapped the expatriates Friday from an offshore oil platform operated by Dolphin Drilling Ltd. (AP Photo/Shel

    Energy stocks are still a solid investment for the long haul, say market strategists, though rampant speculation and big price swings could make it a bumpy ride for investors.

  • It's Time for the Lightning Round! Monday, 27 Aug 2007 | 11:12 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs, Google, Whole Foods and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Stocks closed sharply higher after stronger-than-expected housing and durable goods data overshadowed lingering concerns about the credit markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its best week since last April  while the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 posted their best gains since late March

  • Correction Casualty Friday, 24 Aug 2007 | 1:18 PM ET

    The violent correction in the market this month took all sectors lower. Energy stocks came under pressure, in particular, because they had been such big winners and hedge funds sold them to raise cash. Traders, is now the time to pick up these correction casualties?

  • U.S. stocks ended mixed as the investors looked for signs that the Federal Reserve may cut interest rates again soon.  "I think it's encouraging that we are kind of stabilizing after last week's turmoil,"  said Alec Young, equity market strategist at Standard & Poor's.

  • Exxon Mobil Delays Work on Louisiana Gasoline Unit Tuesday, 21 Aug 2007 | 2:49 PM ET

    Exxon Mobil has delayed work on the 71,600 barrel per day gasoline-making fluid catalytic cracking unit at its 188,160 barrel per day refinery in Chalmette, La., trade sources said on Tuesday.

  • Kazakhstan threatened on Tuesday to revoke an Eni-led consortium's permit to exploit the giant offshore Kashagan oilfield due to environmental law violations.

  • Gulf Oil Companies Brace for Hurricane Dean Sunday, 19 Aug 2007 | 1:15 PM ET

    Gulf of Mexico oil and natural gas producers were evacuating offshore workers and shutting small amounts of production over the weekend as they watched powerful Hurricane Dean storm across the Caribbean Sea toward an entry into the Gulf next week.

  • Before the recent downturn in the U.S. stock market, portfolio strategists and market prognosticators said the resiliency of the markets was a key sign of positive times ahead.

  • The Week on Wall Street: Fed Spells Relief Friday, 17 Aug 2007 | 4:28 PM ET

    Stocks closed the week lower as credit market concerns had investors running for safety but a reversal of misfortune late in the week cut losses significantly.