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Stocks finished lower Friday after a late selloff erased the day's gains. Stocks struggled to hold gains for much of the day but worries about a possible downgrade of the U.S.'s credit rating left the market on rocky ground ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.
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The credit problem right now is not just the availability, but the standards, said Jim Chanos, president and founder of Kynikos Associates.
Amid anxiety that Great Britain's debt rating will be cut, fears grow that the U.S. could lose its AAA rating. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS, offered CNBC his stock market insights.
Stocks made another break higher Friday as worries about a possible downgrade of the U.S.'s credit rating left the market on rocky ground ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.
The credit-card overhaul that President Obama will sign into law Friday is expected to trigger a broad restructuring of how credit cards are priced, managed and marketed.
Stocks were set to move higher at the open Friday following a selloff in the previous session as concerns about a credit rating downgrade for the US eased.
As many signs hint at improvement in the U.S. economy, employment continues to be the fly in the ointment. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS, talks up the impact on the stock markets — and what investors can expect.
The Dollar Index is at its lowest level since December; what does it mean? It's a strange day-the dollar is usually inversely correlated to the stock market-that is, on days when the dollar is weak, equities and commodities usually get a lift.
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The government is providing auto lender GMAC with $7.5 billion in fresh aid to enable it to make new loans for General Motors and Chrysler vehicles.
Stock markets are just at the beginning of a larger rally which could see the major indexes jump another 20-to-30 percent and banks are the best bet, Michael Browne, portfolio manager from Sofaer Global Research, told CNBC.
The bears seized control of the stock market on Wednesday; and intense selling into the close left both the Dow and S&P in the red for the day.
Stocks ended lower Wednesday as banks and techs pulled back and comments from the Fed poured water on the flicker of optimism.
Stocks pared their gains on Wednesday as banks pulled back but investors remained hopeful that the worst may be over for the economy. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner told a Senate panel that financial markets are "starting to heal" and that a program to remove toxic assets from bank balance sheets would begin in the next six weeks. Read and listen to what experts had to say...
Stocks pared their gains Wednesday as banks pulled back but investors remained hopeful that the worst may be over for the economy.
Stocks started the day strong, gave up much of their gains midday as financials, retailers, and housing stocks sold off, and have now been making a modest comeback.
With trillions still sitting on the sidelines is there a real resiliency in stocks? Or are gains being driven by irrational exuberance?
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