The Dow went up 2 percent in the last 45 minutes Thursday. THAT is ridiculous.» Read More
Watching options activity can point an investor to stock opportunities. So what does Michael McCarty of Meridian Equity Partners have to say?
Despite their record breaking profits, Exxon Mobil dragged the Dow lower Thursday after its earnings fell short of Wall Street's expectations. Also comments from Alan Greenspan made on CNBC added to the downward momentum.
It’s backkkkk. We’re talking inflation. Sure it’s scary but here’s how to trade the trend!
Bears are arguing that the bear market will not be over until the leadership groups get taken out--energy and materials. Bulls say this is a pipe dream, at least for energy; fundamentals for this group only get better in the second half of 2008 and into 2009
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The Dow suffered a triple digit loss on Wednesday after a bigger-than-expected drop in crude inventories sent investors scrambling. What's the "Word on the Street?"
CNBC asked the market pros for their best investment advice right now. Here's what some of them had to say.
The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.
Most business news this week took a back seat to oil's relentless climb, but there were still some notable moments. And CNBC guests had plenty of stocks to recommend for worried investors.
Five-star fund manager Neil Hennessy sees oil riding a bubble that will eventually burst. But for the investor right now the only alternative is to go with value, he says. See his Web EXCLUSIVE picks!
The country’s oil wealth is flowing into other sectors. Here's how you play it.
Find out why chart expert Dan Fitzpatrick thinks steel is a winning sector in a losing market.
Also, another steel recommendation, explaining Sirius/XM and more.
Even a recession can't keep these companies down. Find out why.
Schwab's Vivienne Hsu says she's "defensively optimistic" about the market. Optimistic about technology and industrials; defensive about financials and consumer discretionary. Her favorite stocks? A swimwear manufacturer and a steelmaker.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Reynolds and Nationwide Financial Services popped while Citigroup and Rio Tinto dropped.
Exxon Mobil intends to increase capital spending by 25% to a record $25 billion this year. Who wins as the oil giant gushes money?
The largest increase in wholesale inflation in 26 years has left many investors wondering how to protect their portfolios. CNBC asked the market pros what they would do.
Vivenne Hsu likes how the world is treating materials, especially steel and chemicals. She co-manages the Schwab Hedged Equity fund, rated four stars by Morningstar for its returns: 12.16 percent over the last five years and 5.87 percent over the last three. The 4-star manager offered CNBC her top materials stocks.
Commodity based stocks getting hit hard again midday. Alcoa down 5.3 percent, AK Steel down 4.6 percent, oil service down 2.3 percent. What's up? Underlying commodities are weak for a second day in a row--the CRB index (a basket of commodities) has fallen almost 2 percent the past two days.