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  • Nearly 2.0 billion shares and $31 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge.  Here are the bets being made today...

  • Will the Housing Slump Reach Manhattan? Thursday, 5 Jun 2008 | 3:57 AM ET
    Manhattan skyline

    Home prices in New York's Manhattan, which have been largely unscathed by the housing slump may start to come down as the credit crunch comes back to bite Wall Street bankers.

  • Stocks Finish Mixed; Bond Insurers Plunge Wednesday, 4 Jun 2008 | 5:17 PM ET

    Stocks finished mixed as investors juggled some encouraging economic news and concerns about the financial sector. Lehman Brothers rebounded, while bond insurers plunged. Oil dropped below $123 a barrel.

  • Economic Stats Buoy Stocks; Lehman Rises Wednesday, 4 Jun 2008 | 1:39 PM ET

    Stocks ticked higher amid some encouraging economic data. Lehman Brothers rebounded after a recent slide but financials remained under some pressure ahead of a slew of earnings out of the sector next week.   Oil dropped below $123 a barrel.

  • Lehman Slashes Debt 25%, Raises $8 Billion in Capital Wednesday, 4 Jun 2008 | 1:37 PM ET
    Lehman Brothers

    Lehman has slashed its risky debt holdings by as much as 25% and raised $8 billion in capital this year to shore up its balance sheet, according to an internal memo obtained by CNBC

  • Stocks Hold Gains After Crude Report Wednesday, 4 Jun 2008 | 11:50 AM ET

    Stocks opened lower but quickly bounced as investors juggled worries about financials against some upbeat economic news. American Express led Dow gainers. Lehman rebounded, while Bank of America fell.  Oil dropped below $123 a barrel.

  • Lehman's Shares Rebound As Bond Fund Buys Debt Wednesday, 4 Jun 2008 | 11:36 AM ET

    Lehman shares rebounded sharply on news that a big bond fund manager is buying the firm's debt and some positive comments from other Wall Street firms.

  • Lehman Moves to Sell Risky Assets Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 8:37 PM ET

    Lehman Brothers has taken steps to sell off some of the riskier assets on its books and to eliminate its proprietary trading.

  • Energy, Financials Lead Decline; Lehman Skids Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 5:12 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled after General Motors and Ford reported sharp drops in May sales. Prior to the news, it was a yo-yo session as a $2 drop in oil prices dragged on energy stocks and concerns lingered about financials.  The market popped several times after some good news, including a jump in factory orders, GM's restructuring plan and comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, but gains quickly fizzled.

  • Lehman Says Did Not Access Fed Discount Window Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 3:26 PM ET

    Lehman Brothers Holdings said Tuesday that it has not accessed the Federal Reserve's discount window in an attempt to raise funds.

  • Dollar Rises on Bernanke's Warning, Factory Growth Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 3:17 PM ET

    The dollar advanced broadly on Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warned about the inflationary impact of a weak currency, suggesting the central bank is not likely to cut interest rates further this year.

  • Stocks Skid After Drop in Auto Sales Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 3:00 PM ET

    Stocks tumbled after General Motors and Ford reported sharp drops in May sales. Prior to the news, it was a yo-yo session as a $2 drop in oil prices dragged on energy stocks and concerns lingered about financials.  The market popped several times after some good news, including a jump in factory orders, GM's restructuring plan and comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, but gains quickly fizzled.

  • Grasso May Be Able to Keep $185 Million Award Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 5:12 AM ET

    Richard A.  Grasso may be able to keep the staggering $185 million award that once made him a symbol of Wall Street greed — a package awarded to him by the A-list board members at the exchange who eventually fired him, the NYT reports.

  • Lehman Says Raising Capital Is Only One Option Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 3:17 AM ET

    Lehman Brothers Holdings believes raising capital is only one of "dozens" of options that the bank would pursue if the right market opportunity presented itself or if the firm thought it would help investor perceptions, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters

  • Banks Lead Market Fall Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 6:19 PM ET

    The Dow fell sharply on Monday after S&P jolted three leading U.S. banks with downgrades and Wachovia ousted CEO Ken Thompson. What's the "Word on the Street?"

  • Financial Woes Slam Stocks; GM Shines Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 4:55 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower Monday, snapping last week's rally, amid a fresh wave of financial worries and inflation concerns. General Motors rose.

  • Financial Sector Slammed By Fresh Credit Worries Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 4:06 PM ET
    Credit Crunch

    Downgrades of three U.S. investment banks, an ouster of Wachovia's CEO and a bleak U.K. housing outlook reignited fears about the global credit crunch.

  • "Whack-ovia" Helps Drives Fear Of Financials Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 3:05 PM ET

    The latest shoe to drop came this afternoon when Standard & Poor said it was lowering the ratings of Merrill Lynch, Lehman and Morgan Stanley. Traders, though, say the move was not really a surprise and is trailing the market's view.

  • Financial Downgrade Slams Stocks; GM Rises Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 2:17 PM ET

    Stocks declined amid concerns about inflation following a manufacturing report and a fresh wave of concerns in the financial sector.

  • Three Big Wall Street Banks Are Downgraded by S&P Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 1:07 PM ET
    Credit Crunch

    Standard & Poor's cut the ratings of Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley and said the outlook for large US financial institutions is now mostly negative.