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  • Dow Plunges 500 points Monday, 15 Sep 2008 | 4:55 PM ET
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    The Dow and S&P 500 fell over 4.5% today, while the Nasdaq composite dropped 3.6%, as concerns over the health of the financial sector intensified following the decision of Lehman Brothers to file for Chapter 11.

  • Will Labor Day be a Turning Point for the Markets? Thursday, 28 Aug 2008 | 8:12 AM ET
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    It's been a tough year so far for the markets with the Dow, S&P and Nasdaq down 13%, 13% and 10% respectively on a year-to-date basis.  How will things look when everyone comes back from their vacations and the holiday weekend and volume begins to pick up again?  Here is what history has shown happens after Labor Day...

  • Highest Yielding Stocks On The Dow Monday, 18 Aug 2008 | 9:30 AM ET
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    Do you believe that financials, pharma and telecom can maintain through an economic downturn? If so, you might want to take a look at the Dow Industrials where some of the largest companies in the world are currently offering investors notably large dividend yields.

  • CPI Details: Where the costs are rising Thursday, 14 Aug 2008 | 9:43 AM ET
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    The Consumer Price Index is now at levels not seen since 1991.  Here is a breakdown of the inflation benchmark to show you where costs are rising most.

  • Gassing Up With Garbage Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 12:05 PM ET
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    After years of false starts, a new industry selling motor fuel made from waste is getting a big push in the United States, with the first commercial sales possible within months.

  • Syngenta Earnings Beat Forecasts, Confirms Targets Thursday, 24 Jul 2008 | 2:39 AM ET

    Swiss agrochemicals company Syngenta posted a better-than-expected 25 percent rise in first-half net profit and raised its guidance for 2008 and 2009, citing buoyant agricultural markets and good prospects for the southern hemisphere planting season.

  • Five Things We've Learned From Earnings Season Wednesday, 23 Jul 2008 | 1:07 PM ET
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    Wall Street so far has not merely survived earnings season, but has thrived as banks mostly lived up to lowered expectations.

  • Stocks Rally to the Finish With Banks in the Lead Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 4:59 PM ET

    Stocks surged in the final hour of trading as a sharp drop in oil prices and an analyst note prompted a late rally in financials. The Nasdaq eked out a gain but investors still punished select techs, including Apple and Texas instruments after the firms dispatched disappointing results.

  • Oil Boosts Stocks but Techs Weigh on Market Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 3:34 PM ET

    Stocks advanced, buoyed by a sharp drop in oil prices, but technology stocks dragged on the market after disappointing earnings from Apple and Texas Instruments.

  • Oil Buoys Stocks but Techs Drag Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 2:01 PM ET

    Stocks advanced, buoyed by a sharp drop in oil prices, but technology stocks dragged on the market after disappointing earnings from Apple and Texas Instruments.

  • DuPont Earnings Benefit from Agriculture Boom Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 1:29 PM ET

    Chemical maker DuPont Tuesday posted higher-than-expected quarterly earnings as strong demand for its corn and soybean seeds offset weakness in the domestic housing and automotive markets.

  • Stocks Hit by Weak Earnings, Outlooks Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 10:32 AM ET

    Stocks dropped at the open, crushed by a wave of disappointing earnings reports both after the close Monday and before the bell Tuesday.

  • Earnings: Glass Half Empty Or Half Full? Tuesday, 22 Jul 2008 | 9:12 AM ET

    A very mixed earnings picture in the last twelve hours. Yes, AmEx, Apple, and Merck and Texas Instruments disappointed. But DuPont, Suntrust and Packaging Corp. were better than expected.

  • Happy Anniversary Dow 14000! Monday, 21 Jul 2008 | 7:41 AM ET

    This past Saturday marked the one-year anniversary of the Dow Industrials’ first close above 14,000. Needless to say, it has been quite a ride for the Dow since it first reached that milestone; the Dow continued to establish new all-time highs into October before falling to 2-year lows this month.

  • Best Trades Now: Financials, Chemicals & More Thursday, 17 Jul 2008 | 2:53 PM ET

    To give investors an edge on a day when the Dow seems to be maintaining its footing, CNBC asked the experts for their best trades now.

  • Play the Coming Oil/Materials Drop Thursday, 17 Jul 2008 | 10:38 AM ET

    Looking for the next big stocks?  Jay Bowen says you should seek out companies that'd benefit from falling raw materials and oil prices.

  • Financials Are Market Focus--Again Tuesday, 8 Jul 2008 | 9:06 AM ET

    Another issue weighing on financials is the gradual realization that the government is dead serious about additional regulation, particularly of brokerage firms. Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, speaking at an FDIC forum, argued that the Fed should have broader power to monitor the financial system.

  • Banking On A Bottom? Tuesday, 24 Jun 2008 | 5:50 PM ET

    The Dow closed lower on Tuesday with stocks slipping on concerns about the economy after consumer confidence fell to a 16-year low. What's the "Word on the Street?"

  • High As An Elephant’s Eye Monday, 16 Jun 2008 | 6:20 PM ET

    With the price of corn shooting up 11% in the last week, can ag stocks continue their strong run?

  • Friday the 13th: Not So Scary for the Markets Friday, 13 Jun 2008 | 11:04 AM ET
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    With the CPI numbers coming in higher than expected and consumer sentiment coming in lower than expected, why are the markets up today?  Maybe Friday the 13th has something to do with it...