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  • Currencies may play a role in the global economic recovery down the road, but in the short-term, the relationships among major currencies won't impede a rebound, said John Lipsky, first deputy managing editor of the International Monetary Fund.

  • The market's rally has been similar to the geyser after the waterfall, and while it isn't yet time to "be in the bunker," it's time to start playing a little more conservatively, said Barry James, co-manager of the five-star rated James Balanced Golden Rainbow Fund.

  • Where do the markets go from here? Mike Williams, founder and managing partner at Genesis Asset Management, and Barry James, president of James Advantage Funds, shared their outlooks.

  • Compared to an average short interest of 2.2% for all Dow components, bets against these three companies stand at around 8%.

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    Let’s call this what it is: A new bull market in stocks has emerged from the ashes of the financial meltdown and the deep recession that followed. And it’s signaling the onset of economic recovery.

  • Stocks rallied Thursday as investors were encouraged by the latest jobless report and round of corporate earnings.

  • Stocks rallied Thursday as investors were encouraged by the latest jobless report and round of corporate earnings.

  • Futures indicated a higher open for Wall Street on Thursday as investors were encouraged by the latest jobless report and round of corporate earnings.

  • Earnings keep coming in better than expected.  After the big drops we saw in the last couple of quarters, estimates are looking a bit conservative.  As of yesterday, 71% of the S&P companies reporting to date, have beaten the street.  So how does an investor find opportunities?  One trick is to look at the details of some of the winners to identify patterns that may be applied to companies yet to report.

  • The Mad Money host reacts to the latest research and offers calls on housing, the banks and more.

  • Potential returns from both a growing business and a dividend payout make this stock a buy, Cramer says.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

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    The pace of corporate layoffs picked up sharply in January 2009, reflecting the worsening US recession.

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    More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. News Corp. became the latest victim of the weakening economy, announcing it is planning on cutting jobs after reporting a quarterly loss on Thursday.

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    More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. GlaxoSmithKline and Tiffany & Co. on Thursday became the latest victims of the weakening economy, each cutting an undisclosed number of jobs.

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    More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. Clorox, Time Warner Cable and Fidelity National Financial were among the latest names on Wednesday to announce job cuts.

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    Another day, another round of corporate layoffs.  Liz Claiborne and PNC Financial Services became the latest companies to announce job cuts on Tuesday

  • This sector's taken a bit hit lately. But if Washington smiles on this alternative fuel, at least one stock might do well.