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  • Ted Parrish runs the four-star rated Henssler Equity Fund, and he thinks it's time to buy stocks. He's inclined to prefer large-cap stocks, except in one area. "The only area that might be a little different is probably financials," Parrish told CNBC. "I think the regional banks, the smaller banks, are maybe in a better position at this point." (PART TWO)

  • The Democrats wasted no time distinguishing themselves from President George W. Bush.

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    The Dow fell on Friday after government data showed the labor market deteriorated further in December, raising investor concerns about the outlook for profits and a deepening recession.

  • Plus, Cramer makes the call on Nucor, BB&T, short selling and more.

  • Got a few years on your investment time horizon?  John Buckingham, chief portfolio manager for Al Frank Asset Management, has a few stocks to recommend.

  • The bad news is, there's going to be a lot more bad news.  The good news is, it's pretty well priced into the market.  That's how Al Frank Asset Management's chief portfolio manager, John Buckingham, sees it.

  • "The commercial real estate problem is not over by a long shot. It’s the kind of unwind that happens in slow motion," says Karen Finerman

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    Stocks fell on Monday due to concerns about an accelerating global slowdown after Japan fell into recession and Citigroup said it would cut 52,000 jobs.

  • WALL STREET IN CRISIS - A CNBC SPECIAL REPORT

    The Treasury Department's $700 billion bailout plan, also known as the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP), is one of the main U.S. tools to address the financial crisis. 

  • A nice yield offers great protection in this volatile market, but not just any one will do.

  • Don’t believe the naysayers, Cramer says. We needed the Fed to take action.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Cramer explains how our markets have managed to stay afloat (somewhat) while other countries continue to plummet.

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    Like we told you days ago consolidation in the financial services sector appears to be taking hold.

  • Will access to the Treasury's rescue fund spark mergers among regional banks?

  • In a step that could accelerate a shakeout of the nation’s banks, the Treasury Department hopes to spur a new round of mergers by steering some of the money in its $250 billion rescue package to banks that are willing to buy weaker rivals, according to government officials.

  • The Dow again swung in a roughly 775 point range (about 9 percent), and yet the markets felt....stable.

  • At least there was some good economic news today: both CPI and core CPI were below expectations, so inflation concerns are indeed receding.

  • Ted Parrish, portfolio manager at Henssler Equity Fund, told CNBC it's a good time to take advantage of what big-cap stocks offer.

  • Traders at the NY Stock Exchange

    Stocks will take their cue from credit markets in the week ahead and whether they are responding to any of the government's efforts to thaw the glacial credit freeze.