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  • Tri-State Bird Rescue and Research workers clean Northern Gannet bird covered in oil from Deepwater Horizon oil rig incident.

    With oil from a huge spill in the Gulf of Mexico beginning to lap at the shores of coastal Louisiana Friday, crews are getting in place to assist wildlife. Scenes like this are familiar to Procter & Gamble, the maker of Dawn dish detergent, which is often used to clean birds' oil-soaked feathers.

  • Sell in May, Go Away? Yes, Says Senior Analyst Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 3:44 PM ET

    Advocating the old Wall Street saying, "sell in May and then go away," a European analyst said there are "dark clouds ahead" in the markets.

  • Cramer: Food and Beverage Industries Tasting Sweet Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 3:41 PM ET

    Also, Cramer's take who's to blame for the Gulf oil spill, and thoughts on why Goldman Sachs stock is still struggling.

  • Stock Selloff Continues; Banks Hit by Goldman Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 3:36 PM ET

    Stocks continued to fall in the final hour as Goldman Sachs tumbled on reports of a federal probe, prompting investors to unload bank shares.

  • Halftime: Goldman - Criminal Probe & Critical Levels Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 1:14 PM ET

    Once again Goldman Sachs is the story of the day – but this time the drama surrounds the stock’s price action.

  • Oil, Banks and Coal: Reputational Risk Rampant Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 12:23 PM ET

    Spills, investigations, and reputational risk: Several companies in 3 different areas (energy, financials and coal) are experiencing problems Friday.

  • Oil Spill’s Blow to BP’s Image May Eclipse Costs Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 12:16 PM ET
    A boat works uses a protective boom to collect oil that has leaked from the Deepwater Horizon wellhead in the Gulf of Mexico.

    BP says that the offshore drilling accident could cost the company several hundred million dollars. But the long-term damage to BP’s reputation is likely to be far higher, says the NYT.

  • Stocks Remain Weak; Banks, Tech Drag Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 11:53 AM ET

    Stocks were lower in midday trading amid disappointing economic news, with financials and technology leading the way.

  • Futures Shave Some Gains on GDP Letdown Friday, 30 Apr 2010 | 8:41 AM ET

    Stock index futures rose Friday as fears of a default in Greece subsided after officials said a rescue plan could be unveiled as early as Friday night or during the weekend.

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    Markets could be in store for another dose of positive U.S. economic data Friday, as the Greek debt crisis seems contained for now.

  • Health Care Up as Gulf Sinks Energy Thursday, 29 Apr 2010 | 6:17 PM ET

    A terrific day, with 3 stocks advancing for every 1 declining, volume moderate, as we again approach the highs for the year. It's been a fairly broad advance, with particularly strength in financials and cyclicals like consumer discretionary and industrials.

  • Dow Ends Up Over 1%, Led by Financials Thursday, 29 Apr 2010 | 6:05 PM ET

    Stocks rallied Thursday, led by the financials, after fears of contagion from the European debt crisis eased and U.S. jobless claims fell.

  • Strong Earnings Trump Global Economic Worries Thursday, 29 Apr 2010 | 5:24 PM ET

    Stocks chalked up their best day in nearly two months on Thursday as investors welcomed a string of robust earnings reports.

  • Oil Stocks' 'Reputational Risk' in Gulf Spill Thursday, 29 Apr 2010 | 4:15 PM ET

    On the heels of the Napolitano press conference, in which the Homeland Secretary said the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico was of "national significance," energy stocks have come off their highs, and several are in negative territory.

  • Cramer: Gulf Oil Spill Is a ‘Transocean Problem’ Thursday, 29 Apr 2010 | 3:21 PM ET

    There’s more than one company at fault for this accident, the Mad Money host says.

  • Schork Oil Outlook: Bears Beware! Here's Why Thursday, 29 Apr 2010 | 1:00 PM ET

    Energy prices were quiet yesterday (Wednesday). Natural gas recovered slightly for the first time this week but was trending lower in after-hours trading. For today’s DOE release, the crowd is looking for a 70 Bcf injection. Meanwhile crude oil was strong despite a larger than expected build, and the products fell on the back of another build in ultra-low sulfur diesel stocks. Expect increased volatility as the products approach expiry.

  • Dow Erases Gains as Bank Stocks Drag Monday, 26 Apr 2010 | 5:19 PM ET

    The Dow erased nearly all of its gains Monday, dragged down by the financial sector amid worries about financial reform. Caterpillar led the Dow's gainers, up more than 4 percent.

  • Dow Rises, Led by Caterpillar; Banks Drag Monday, 26 Apr 2010 | 2:25 PM ET

    The Dow remained higher in mid-afternoon Monday amid a flurry of new M&A activity and an earnings beat from Caterpillar.  But there was some weakness in the energy, banking and health-care sectors, which dragged on the S&P and Nasdaq.

  • Algae Could Grow Into A Biofuels Leader Sunday, 18 Apr 2010 | 12:06 PM ET

    While corn ethanol dominates the current biofuel market, the future of clean liquid-energy looks more likely to be found floating on ponds than growing in fields.  "It algae has the potential to revolutionize the field of biofuels," says one analyst.

  • Cramer’s ‘Drill, Obama, Drill’ Plays Wednesday, 31 Mar 2010 | 3:29 PM ET

    Plus, get his top stocks for playing the Middle East markets.