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  • American Express Profit Tumbles, Misses Forecasts Monday, 26 Jan 2009 | 6:02 PM ET

    American Express said on Monday its fourth-quarter earnings tumbled 72 percent due to higher loan losses, lower customer spending and a strengthening U.S. dollar, but results beat expectations as it slashed costs.

  • No. 1 Options Play Today: Credit Cards Monday, 12 Jan 2009 | 3:12 PM ET

    Visa is down about 3 percent Monday, and the largest options play of the day is apparently looking for more range-bound trading. The options trade of the day so far involves Visa's February 65 calls...

  • Pops & Drops: Prudential, Intel... Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 6:21 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Prudential and Discover Financial Services popped while Intel and US Steel dropped.

  • Trader Radar - Thursday December 18th Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 5:33 PM ET

    Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. This credit card company was originally introduced by Sears  for its customers in 1985. It later revolutionized the industry by dropping annual fees and offering cashback rewards and while not every restaurant takes this card, the company is hoping Uncle Sam will. The shares jumped after the CEO asked for access to the TARP funds. Who is it?

  • Dow Sheds Over 200 as GE, GM Drag Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 5:06 PM ET

    Stocks declined Thursday as worries about General Electric's credit and the fate of the auto industry weighed on the market.

  • Stocks Wobble After Philly Fed Report Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 1:39 PM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were mixed Thursday as the possibilty of global interest rates at zero increased and deals both broke down and reemerged.

  • Futures Gyrate, Mergers Off Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 5:59 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were mixed Thursday as the possibilty of global interest rates at zero increased and deals both broke down and reemerged.

  • Consumer-Friendly Credit Card Rules Coming Thursday, 18 Dec 2008 | 4:40 AM ET
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    Consumers will be shielded from increases in interest rates on existing account balances on their credit cards under new rules being adopted by federal regulators.

  • Market Insider: Fed Gets Mixed Reviews Wednesday, 17 Dec 2008 | 8:56 PM ET

    Investors are still sorting out what the Fed's moves this week mean, but if you look at some corners of the credit markets, there are signs of thaw.

  • Credit Cards Could Become Next Trouble Spot in Crisis Thursday, 16 Oct 2008 | 10:55 AM ET

    Credit-card delinquencies are likely to become the next flashpoint in the credit crisis, though the impact on the economy won't be as severe as the housing slump, analysts say

  • Time to Buy This Beaten Down Stock Tuesday, 7 Oct 2008 | 11:17 AM ET

    Michael Yoshikami, president and chief investment strategist at YCMNET Advisors, says if we haven’t hit the market bottom already, we’re at least two-thirds of the way there.

  • Sell Block: The Dow’s Worst Stock Thursday, 2 Oct 2008 | 9:47 PM ET

    This once-great company now operates in some of the worst parts of the economy.

  • Dow Jumps 200 Points as Bailout Deal Nears Thursday, 25 Sep 2008 | 5:14 PM ET

    Stocks logged a 200-point gain amid news that lawmakers are close to reaching an agreement on a Wall Street bailout.

  • Stocks Soar as Congress Nears Bailout Agreement Thursday, 25 Sep 2008 | 4:00 PM ET

    Stocks shot up after a report that lawmakers are very close to reaching an agreement on a Wall Street bailout.

  • Bailout Hopes Boost Dow; GE Rebounds Thursday, 25 Sep 2008 | 1:02 PM ET

    Stocks rallied Thursday amid hopes that a bailout will get passed this week. However, gains were curbed by worries about General Electric's lowered outlook and misses in two key economic stats.

  • Stocks Rally Amid Hopes for Bailout Thursday, 25 Sep 2008 | 10:22 AM ET

    Stocks opened higher Thursday amid hopes that a bailout will get passed today. However, gains were curbed by worries about General Electric's lowered outlook and misses in two key economic stats.

  • Jobless, Durables Stats Clip Gains in Futures Thursday, 25 Sep 2008 | 9:26 AM ET

    Futures cut their gains in half after two economic reports — jobless claims and durable-goods orders — missed their targets and General Electric lowered its outlook. But they still pointed to a higher open for Wall Street as hopes for progress on the government's proposed bailout for the financial system grew, despite uncertainty about how the $700 billion plan would work.

  • Stocks Eke Out a Gain; GM Gains 2% Tuesday, 1 Jul 2008 | 5:26 PM ET

    Stocks coasted to a positive finish, fueled by better-than-expected sales from General Motors, short covering and a pop in a manufacturing gauge, in what was a rollercoaster start to the first half.

  • Market Insider: Friday Look Ahead Thursday, 26 Jun 2008 | 7:31 PM ET

    Stocks could continue to let off steam at the open Friday.

  • Pops & Drops: Bed, Bath & Beyond, DaVita... Thursday, 26 Jun 2008 | 6:32 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Bed Bath & Beyond and DaVita popped while ConAgra and MGM dropped!