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  • White House Crisis Plan: Buy 'Bailout Bonds'? Thursday, 9 Apr 2009 | 6:49 AM ET
    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner

    Americans may be asked to come to the aid of their banks again — this time, with the added inducement of possibly making some money for themselves, the New York Times reports.

  • End of Safe-Buying Zone Near: BlackRock's Doll Thursday, 2 Apr 2009 | 6:51 AM ET

    The S&P 500 index is close to reaching the level where it is more risky to be accumulating stocks, Bob Doll, vice chairman and chief executive officer at BlackRock, told CNBC Thursday.

  • Dissecting Bank Plan for a Way to Profit Wednesday, 25 Mar 2009 | 10:39 AM ET
    Joseph E. Stiglitz

    Up and down Wall Street, bankers and traders sharpened their pencils on Tuesday as they began the complex financial calculus of the latest bank rescue plan. Their goal: to find ways to profit from it, the New York Times reports.

  • Toxic Plan, Will It Work? Monday, 23 Mar 2009 | 5:50 PM ET

    On Monday, the Obama administration made another aggressive move in their attempts to spark an economic recovery.

  • On Monday the Treasury rolled out detailed plans to soak up $1 trillion in toxic assets  -- an initiative that's widely believed to be a key element to economic recovery.

  • Ex-Leaders of Countrywide Profit From Bad Loans Wednesday, 4 Mar 2009 | 10:59 AM ET
    Countrywide

    A dozen former top Countrywide executives now stand to make millions from the home mortgage mess, the New York Times reports.

  • Ledgers + Cash Flow + Visibility = Stock Buys Tuesday, 24 Feb 2009 | 10:47 AM ET

    Ask Keith Wirtz what makes a stock a "buy" these days, and he'll tick off a short list: "We like plays that have certain characteristics: strong balance-sheet conditions, good free cash flow experiences, and good earnings visibility on the horizon," the president and chief investment officer of Fifth Third Asset Management told CNBC.

  • With its plan to shore up banks that was announced on Tuesday, the Obama administration hopes to entice investors to buy troubled assets from the nation’s banks and enable them to make the loans needed to jump-start the economy.

  • Dow Gains 3.5% as Bank Stocks Bounce Back Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 5:17 PM ET

    Stocks clawed their way back from a midday rout as banks surged and investors relaxed after the Treasury Secretary nomination hearing ended.

  • Stocks Recover After Being Rattled by Hearing Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 3:17 PM ET

    Stocks clawed their way back after paring earlier gains amid worries about the confirmation hearing of the Treasury Secretary nominee.

  • Stocks Bounce Back as Banks Soar Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 9:39 AM ET

    Stocks opened higher Wednesday as investors hope President Barack Obama's economic team will bring clarity to the markets.

  • Futures Rebound after Inauguration Day Beating Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 8:04 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street Wednesday as investors hope President Barack Obama's economic team will bring clarity to the markets.

  • 'Hostile' Markets Hit BlackRock's Profit Wednesday, 21 Jan 2009 | 7:30 AM ET

    Investment management company BlackRock's latest quarterly profit came in lower than expectations Wednesday, driven down by a non-operating loss and hit by the "hostile" markets last year, the company said in a statement.

  • Is This How You Solve The Housing Crisis? Wednesday, 7 Jan 2009 | 1:18 PM ET
    For Sale By Owner

    There are about a million different ideas out there on how to solve, and profit from, the housing meltdown. Here's the newest. The FDIC cut a first-of-its-kind deal to sell a portfolio of bad residential mortgages from a failed bank to a private equity group, while still maintaining an interest in those loans.

  • The U.S. stock market will gain between 7 percent and 12 percent in 2009, a top BlackRock executive said on Tuesday...

  • Layoffs Continue to Grow—Is Your Firm on the List? Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 6:01 PM ET
    Crowd of people on the street

    Drugmaker Bristol-Myers Squibb became the latest big company to announce layoffs, saying it will eliminate another 10 percent of its work force through 2010.

  • Madoff Victims: Big Banks, Hedge Funds, Celebrities Monday, 15 Dec 2008 | 2:43 PM ET
    Bernard Madoff

    The list of investors who say they were duped in one of Wall Street's biggest Ponzi schemes includes some of the world's biggest banks and hedge funds, the super rich and the famous.

  • Layoffs Continue to Grow—Is Your Firm on the List? Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 12:04 PM ET

    This week brought a slew of layoffs, including Dow component Bank of America, which said its planned job cuts may grow to 35,000 over three years after it completes its purchase of Merrill Lynch.

  • Market Pros: No Apocalypse Now...But Soon Thursday, 13 Nov 2008 | 1:14 PM ET

    New jobless claims hit a 7-year high Thursday; and even strong companies look weaker in the future. But some strategists see hopeful market signs amid the chaos. CNBC canvassed economic and financial experts for their insights.

  • Dow Sheds More Than 200 in Late Selloff Tuesday, 21 Oct 2008 | 5:14 PM ET

    Stocks sold off in the final hour of trading, an hour that has become known for wild, unpredictable swings, as a new government plan to juice money-market funds and some dismal corporate outlooks kept investors on edge.

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