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  • Risk aversion is dissipating from the markets, according to Jay Bowen, president of Bowen, Hanes & Co.  Translation: Investors aren't as scared as they were.  He's buying attention is focused on global infrastructure.

  • The relentless upward march of oil prices dominated the business headlines through the week, but there were other developments to inspire the traders, analysts, and fund managers who offered their suggestions to investors on CNBC.

  • Stocks rebounded this afternoon after a morning slide, and CNBC asked the market experts how investors can capitalize on this momentum.

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    Jay Bowen, the president of Bowen Hanes, recommends firms with major foreign exposure. Click for his stock picks.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Chief executives from Europe discussed earnings, opportunities and challenges their companies face in 2008 with CNBC Europe Thursday.

  • Swiss engineering group ABB nearly doubled its first-quarter net profit, easily beating expectations, and confirmed its guidance for 2008 as it benefits from booming global demand for power infrastructure.

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    Thursday will be a big day for European earnings, with heavyweights like Credit Suisse, Fiat and ABB set to hit the tape.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • It's the shorts' victim du jour. Plus, why Foster Wheeler's a buy.

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    If a company is involved in the distribution of electricity -- plug that stock right into your portfolio, says Kent Croft. "We like the outlook for electrical grid spending, both here in North America and abroad," the fund manager told CNBC.

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    Does fixing infrastructure both across America and around the world open up investment opportunities?  Several experts think so.

  • The Lightning Round is extended in this new CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • The Societe Generale trading scandal is in full swing, as the lawyer of jailed trader Jerome Kerviel said this week that his client should be released to be able to defned himself. Another scandal, this time involving investigations into whether rich German businessmen have been dodging taxes, has started to unfold. Read the week's European stories.

  • Swiss engineering group ABB gave an upbeat outlook for 2008 on Thursday and said it would benefit from development of new power infrastructure in Asia, the Middle East and Africa, boosting its shares.

  • Engineering group ABB Chief Executive Fred Kindle has quit after a clash over strategy in a shock move announced on Wednesday amid speculation over his plans for acquisitions, sending shares sharply lower.

  • It used to be that when the U.S. sneezed, they caught a cold. Not so anymore.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.

  • It's a booyah-free zone. There goes Swifty!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.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.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.