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  • Market Insider: The Week Ahead Friday, 3 Oct 2008 | 7:51 PM ET
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    The stumbling economy and the specter of a rough earnings season will pressure stocks in the week ahead.

  • Web Extra: Fast & Furious Trades For Monday Friday, 3 Oct 2008 | 7:18 PM ET
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    In this Web Extra find out how to trade the start of earnings season, retail sales and more.

  • Get Ready For Earnings Friday, 3 Oct 2008 | 6:43 PM ET

    With a Wall Street bailout finally in the history books it’s time to think about earnings. The season starts Tuesday.

  • Credit Freeze, Bailout Haggling Slam Stocks Thursday, 2 Oct 2008 | 5:22 PM ET

    Stocks declined Thursday as dismal reports on factory orders and jobless claims piled on to a market already on edge about a freeze in the credit markets and the bailout bill as it heads to the House. GE was the biggest drag on the Dow.

  • Will the VP Debate benefit Sen. Obama? Thursday, 2 Oct 2008 | 1:03 PM ET

    The Vice Presidential debate tonight will likely be one of the most watched ever, often eclipsing the buzz of the presidential debates, Intrade has created a contract measuring which presidential candidate will receive more of a bump from tonight's debate (www.intrade.com).

  • Stocks Roar Back but Still a Dismal Quarter Tuesday, 30 Sep 2008 | 6:21 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded Tuesday amid hope that Congress will regroup and pass a bailout bill this week. Financials rallied and Apple, one of the hardest hit techs on Monday, gained 8 percent. Still,

  • Quick Market Stats: Quarter Ending 9/30 Tuesday, 30 Sep 2008 | 5:15 PM ET

    All major U.S. Indices end the third quarter on a historic note.  The Dow and S&P 500 had their fourth consecutive quarterly drop, tumbling 4.40% and 9.01% respectively.  The NASDAQ Composite fell the most among the major Indices for the quarter, down 9.19%.

  • Third Quarter Winners & Losers: Preview Monday, 29 Sep 2008 | 9:33 AM ET

    It's been a rough twelve months.  The Dow and S&P are looking to have their 4th straight quarter of declines, something not seen in years.  Here is a preview of the quarter end stats and the winners and losers to date.

  • Rescue Bill Drama, Global Slowdown Drag on Market Tuesday, 23 Sep 2008 | 5:28 PM ET

    Update: The House is moving quickly. They already have a Discussion Bill in circulation regarding the Treasury’s proposal. (READ STORY TO SEE IT.) The Dow moved in a 300 point range (which is normal for the past couple of weeks) today to end near the lows, but the volume has been much lighter than last week.

  • 5-Star Strategy: Go Cyclical Monday, 22 Sep 2008 | 12:27 PM ET

    What's the best approach to investing in these volatile times?  Top-down, or bottom-up?  How about both?  That's the approach taken by Highmark Capital's chief investment officer, David Goerz.

  • Cramer's Calls on CEOs Thursday, 18 Sep 2008 | 1:15 PM ET

    The Mad Money Wall of Shame has been eerily predictive of which company bosses are most likely to take a permanent vacation.

  • Dow, S&P, and Nasdaq biggest 2-day drops Tuesday, 16 Sep 2008 | 11:35 AM ET

    With the markets starting down again today before rebounding, here are the top ten 2-day percent and point moves for the major indices. If the Dow closes down more than 23 points today, it would reach a top 10 point move. The S&P would need to close down less than 1 point to reach a top ten status. The Nasdaq is far from a top ten 2-day point or % move.

  • Your First Move For Tuesday September 16th Monday, 15 Sep 2008 | 7:32 PM ET
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    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!

  • Dow Plunges 500 points Monday, 15 Sep 2008 | 4:55 PM ET
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    The Dow and S&P 500 fell over 4.5% today, while the Nasdaq composite dropped 3.6%, as concerns over the health of the financial sector intensified following the decision of Lehman Brothers to file for Chapter 11.

  • Dow Gains Nearly 300 Points; Techs Drag Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 5:02 PM ET

    Financials helped the Dow pull off a nearly 300-point gain Monday but techs limped to the finish line as nagging worries about a global economic slump found their way back into the market.

  • Pops & Drops: Home Depot, Prudential... Friday, 5 Sep 2008 | 6:56 PM ET

    Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Home Depot and Prudential popped while Google and Alcoa dropped.

  • Unemployment Hits 6.1%, Fueling Recession Fears Friday, 5 Sep 2008 | 8:53 AM ET
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    The unemployment rate zoomed to a five-year high of  6.1 percent in August, proof of the mounting damage the economy is inflicting on workers and businesses alike.

  • Cheer Or Fear Drop In Oil? Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 5:50 PM ET
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    Rapid changes in the commodities market have left some investors badly bruised to say the least. However lower gas prices are good, right? Should you cheer or fear the drop in oil?

  • Economic Jitters Damp Stocks; GM Jumps Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 4:58 PM ET

    Stocks ended mixed Wednesday as economic worries continued to rain down on the market and dampen the post-Gustav rally.  All three major indexes had been negative for most of the day, but the Dow tip-toed over the line at the last minute, helped by a 5% gain in GM.

  • Economic Worries Weigh Heavily on Market Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 3:45 PM ET

    Stocks wobbled Wednesday as economic worries continued to rain down on the market and dampen the post-Gustav rally.