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  • “This is a crazy, ridiculous period,” the Mad Money host said. Here is how you survive it.

  • Stocks rallied off a lower open Thursday as news of a Greek bailout and a sharp drop in jobless claims helped calm jittery investors — and put them in the mood to take some risks. Energy and industrials were the day's best performers; Financials were the worst.

  • The Dow surged more than 100 points on Thursday cheered by word that European leaders had sealed a deal to provide financial aid to Greece.

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    Stocks struggled — and lost — Wednesday as traders mulled a possible bailout of Greece and the Fed's exit strategy after comments from Bernanke.

  • Beyond the fact that the U.S. stock market — off 7 percent from its 2010 high — is banking on the rescue of a country the size of Alabama, traders have their doubts this Greek bailout is the godsend we need.

  • Find out what top analysts are saying about Caterpillar, Citi and more. How should you be positioned, now?

  • Stocks closed broadly higher on optimism that help was on the way for Greece to deal with its heavy debt burden.

  • Stocks staged a relief rally Wednesday amid talks of a bailout for Greece and positive earnings and sales news from some key Dow components.

  • U.S. stock index futures are pointing to a higher open Tuesday morning, a day after a last-hour selloff pushed the Dow to its first close below 10,000 since November, and the S&P 500 to a fresh three-month closing low as well.

  • U.S. stocks finished the first week of February on a negative note, led to the downside by the Dow Jones Industrial Average.  This week, the Dow broke below the 10,000-mark, trading as low as 9,835.02 on Friday, its lowest level since November 5, 2009.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Plus, get calls on the miners, alternative energy and more.

  • Cramer looks beyond the bloodletting.

  • U.S. stocks finished January 2010 on a negative note, with all three major indices posting their worst monthly performance since February 2009. 

  • Stocks pared their gains Friday, the final trading day of January, after an early boost from a trio of encouraging news on the economic front: GDP, Chicago PMI and consumer confidence.  Tech and energy stocks led decliners.

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    Layoffs, pay cuts—nobody wanted to focus on them. But they are returning. Caterpillar announced a lower than expected revenue; Verizon will cut 13,000 jobs, and Boeing spacer is cautious about 2010. And amidst all this, The Wall Street Journal advises us to stay happy.

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    Diversified manufacturer 3M posted higher quarterly earnings Thursday and raised its full-year outlook, citing strong demand for all its products, especially the films it makes to brighten the screens on electronic products.

  • Traders are coming to the realization that corporate America presented their most exciting earnings reports first in this earnings season.

  • Cramer gives investors advice on how to handle restrictive lending in China.

  • As the investors grapple with fits and starts in the market, some are beginning to whisper about bearish trends that are emerging.