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  • Global stocks were higher Thursday and leaders from around the world met in London for the G20 summit, aiming to tackle the financial crisis and economic slowdown. On this positive note, experts tell CNBC various Asian markets are beginning to look attractive.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Amylin and BHP Billiton popped while General Motors and Advanced Micro Devices dropped.

  • According to Tom Albanese, CEO of Rio Tinto, infrastructure stocks will see a boost in the second half of 2009 — thanks largely to the U.S. and China.

  • Put options are trading heavily in Alcoa as it continues to fall since slashing its divided by 82 percent Monday. Here's what options traders are buying...

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    Stocks posted their best day in four months on Tuesday with Citigroup leading the Dow higher...

  • Futures are stronger as bank stocks are trading up for a second day. Vikram Pandit, Tim Geithner and Sheila Bair are all out talking about the banking crisis.

  • February's non-farm payroll of a loss of 651,000 was in line with expectations, although there were large downward revisions for January and December (161,000 in total). The rise in the unemployment rate to 8.1 percent was the highest since December 1983.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • No additional stimulus from China? The Street was excited yesterday on talk that China would announce additional stimulus measures today, but the Chinese premier did not offer any additional stimulus details during the opening session of the National People's Congress.

  • This Australian company is probably the best play on China’s new stimulus plan, Cramer says. Even better, though, is that the White House can’t touch it.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of JPMorgan and General Motors popped while Deere and Allstate dropped.

  • Friday the 13th proved lucky for global stocks as the spent the day in the green. Financials lead the gains on news of a US subsidy plan for mortgage payments. The improved mood among investors comes ahead of this weekend's G7 meeting of financial leaders.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • One of the reasons the current market malaise is said to be unique is its global nature.  Conventional wisdom suggests that the U.S. led the world into decline, and will lead it out.  James Moffett of Scout International Advisors believes other countries played their own parts in the downturn, and stocks — including foreign stocks — will lead the recovery.

  • With all that’s happening in Washington and on Wall Street, investors are desperate to discover where the momentum will continue building.

  • A beautiful day for our parent company. General Electric up nearly 14 percent, its best one-day gain since at least 1962.

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    The Dow rallied for a second day on Friday on hopes Washington's stimulus package and a bank rescue plan will bolster the ailing economy.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Visa and Caterpillar popped while Dollar Tree and Unilever dropped.

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    Stocks rallied on Thursday on hopes that the government's plan to shore up the financial system could quickly spark lending.

  • The Communist Party is pouring hundreds of billions of dollars into an economywide recovery plan. The U.S., suffering through its own recession, needs to do even more.