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  • Financial Stocks You Can Bank On Friday, 18 Jul 2008 | 2:27 PM ET

    Waiting for a market expert to recommend financial stocks?  Wait no longer.  Wendell Perkins has banks on his shopping list.

  • Stock Chatter Focuses on Financials, Pharma Friday, 18 Jul 2008 | 2:01 PM ET

    To help investors prepare their portfolios before the weekend, CNBC asked the experts for their best trades now.

  • Best Trades Now: Chemicals, Conglomerates & More Tuesday, 15 Jul 2008 | 5:08 PM ET

    To give investors an edge, CNBC asked the experts for their best investment advice now.

  • Banks "Sweating" Under Construction Loans Monday, 7 Jul 2008 | 10:30 AM ET

    We started to hear rumblings last week about how residential construction loans are weighing heavily on local banks because, big surprise, some of the builders are having trouble keeping up with the payments.

  • Buy Companies That Offer Value, High Dividends Tuesday, 1 Jul 2008 | 4:15 PM ET

    Federated Investors' Dean Kartsonas said his third-quarter investment strategy will focus on companies that offer value in a tough economy.

  • The Latest Picks That Paid – Friday June 27th Friday, 27 Jun 2008 | 6:43 PM ET
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    Our traders are good - but you knew that! Check out their latest picks that paid.

  • Nearly 1.4 billion shares and $20 billion traded Friday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge.  Here are the bets being made today...

  • Merrill Sees Bank Stocks Nearing Their Bottom Friday, 20 Jun 2008 | 10:32 AM ET

    US large-cap regional banks' stocks now appear to be in "capitulation mode" and will likely trade below fair value in the near term, an analyst at Merrill Lynch said.

  • China's Rising Gas Prices May Help U.S.? Thursday, 19 Jun 2008 | 4:32 PM ET

    It was a mixed day, which started poorly with a big earnings warning from HMO Coventry, as well as Burlington Northern and Smucker's, which noted higher soybean oil and wheat costs were hurting their bottom line.

  • Regional Banks Stage Rally Thursday, 19 Jun 2008 | 3:34 PM ET

    Not only did BB&T rally into positive territory (it was down almost 10 percent), but other regional banks like Suntrust also rallied modestly. Why? Because shorts keep pressing these names under the theory that many will follow KeyCorp and Fifth Third and cut the dividend; 

  • Banks May Need $65 Billion New Capital: Goldman Tuesday, 17 Jun 2008 | 10:23 AM ET

    U.S. banks may need to raise $65 billion of additional capital to cope with mounting losses from a global credit crisis that will not peak until 2009, Goldman Sachs & Co analysts said on Tuesday.

  • Bargain Financial Stocks? Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 4:13 PM ET

    With its recent run-up, is it time to jump further into the financials sector? Here is a stock screen of some stocks you may want to look at.

  • The Week: Playing By the Numbers Saturday, 3 May 2008 | 9:45 AM ET

    A flood of numbers from both government and industry confronted investors through the week, making for some choppy trading and a lot of educated guesses from analysts, fund managers, and investors.

  • Bove Banking On (Selected) Financials Thursday, 1 May 2008 | 11:30 AM ET

    Lots of analysts and fund managers tell investors that the credit crunch is not over, with more write-downs expected -- and that financial stocks are to be avoided at all costs.  But Punk Ziegel's Richard Bove is not among them.

  • Real-Estate Exposure Slams Regional Bank Earnings Tuesday, 22 Apr 2008 | 1:12 PM ET

    Regional banks SunTrust Banks and Fifth Third Bancorp posted lower quarterly profits Tuesday as they set aside substantially more money to cover bad loans.

  • Conquer Stagflation With Dividend Stocks Thursday, 27 Mar 2008 | 11:36 AM ET

    With stagflation in the air, where's an investor to turn?  Morningstar's Christine Benz urges a close look at companies that pay dividends.

  • Lightning Round: Wachovia, Onyx, Oracle and More Tuesday, 11 Mar 2008 | 8:26 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Citigroup to Cut its Dividend? Never! Friday, 14 Dec 2007 | 8:15 AM ET

    Will Citigroup cut its long established dividend? Not even remotely possible, says one analyst.

  • Fodder for Canadian Coffers Tuesday, 2 Oct 2007 | 7:51 PM ET

    A weak dollar and strong stocks are putting Canuck banks into position to buy up their American counterparts.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.

  • “They’re pulling themselves out of the market to regroup,” is what one of my mortgage broker buddies told me on the phone this morning when I asked how in the heck Wells Fargo could raise rates on a 30-year jumbo fixed rate mortgage from 6 7/8% to 8% overnight. A jumbo is anything over $417,000, and given today’s home prices, that’s going to hit an awful lot of borrowers.

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