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  • The S&P 500's Leanest Companies Tuesday, 26 May 2009 | 11:04 AM ET
    Unemployment hit 8.9 percent in April and some predict that number could climb to over 10 percent in 2009 as major companies streamline operations to combat the recession.  But how far can this streamlining really go? For many companies, revenues hinge on worker productivity, and for most operations, per-worker profits and revenues are many multiples of average employee salaries. The measure of revenue per employee also helps shed light on a firm's money-making efficiency and likelihood it will

    Unemployment hit 8.9 percent in April and some predict that number could climb to over 10 percent in 2009. But how far can this streamlining really go? See the S&P 500's leanest companies.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Lightning Round OT: Continental, Alcoa and More Tuesday, 28 Oct 2008 | 6:53 PM ET

    The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • Freak Occurence: The S&P 498 (!) Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 3:12 PM ET

    Dazzle your friends and perplex your neighbors:  'Cuz for the next two days... the S&P 500 index will only have 498 members in it. And the numbers get crazier and crazier...

  • Investor Roundup: High-Yield Bonds and More Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008 | 4:21 PM ET

    As stocks slid following July's weak retail sales report, CNBC asked the experts where to invest now.

  • Recession Buys: 'Wide Moat' Stocks Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008 | 11:20 AM ET

    In the grip of a bear market, in the throes of recession, what's the best course of action for an investor?  Morningstar's Bill Bergman says it's the best time to buy.

  • Top Stock Picker: Here Comes U.S. Rebound! Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 3:44 PM ET

    "We think equities are the asset class to be in," David Fording told CNBC.  The 4-star fund manager named the star pupils in that class.

  • Best Trades Now: Airlines, Timber & More Wednesday, 30 Jul 2008 | 3:34 PM ET

    To give investors an edge, CNBC asked the experts for their best trades now.

  • Nearly 1.4 billion shares and $15.4 billion traded Friday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge.  Check out the bets being made today...

  • Nearly 1.3 billion shares and $14 billion traded yesterday in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge.  Check out the bets being made today...

  • Billionaire investor Warren Buffett helps Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., raise campaign funds in San Francisco, Calif., Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007. Bufffett, who has said he would be happy with either Clinton or Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., as the next president, already helped Clinton raise at least $1 million during a June event in New York. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

    Kiplinger's offers "mortals" five stocks that fit Warren Buffett's investing criteria.

  • Lightning Round OT: Alcoa, Frontline and More Monday, 9 Jun 2008 | 7:27 PM ET

    The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • The Week:  Tepid Numbers and Oil's Comeback Saturday, 7 Jun 2008 | 10:58 AM ET

    For the first time in a long time, it looked as if oil was going to stay out of the market headlines.  No such luck. 

  • Best Trades Now: Multinationals & Rails Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 2:09 PM ET

    To give investors an edge, CNBC asked the market pros for their best investment advice now.

  • BRIC Stocks to Build Your Portfolio Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 10:44 AM ET

    Jim Awad thinks an investor should build a stock portfolio with BRICs -- Brazil, Russia, India, and China -- but it's not necessary to leave home to get into that market.

  • Lightning Round OT: Ameritrade, Deere and More Wednesday, 14 May 2008 | 6:46 PM ET

    The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • It's Time for the Lightning Round! Monday, 23 Apr 2007 | 2:09 PM ET

    McDonald's, Tata Motors, Qualcomm, GigaMedia and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • No. 3 - Out of the Rubble Friday, 13 Apr 2007 | 9:30 PM ET

    Picking through the housing rubble, Guy has a strong recommendation on Toll Brothers (TOL). It’s a homebuilder that doesn’t have the same exposure to the subprime contagion because it tends to work in the higher-end of the homebuilding world.

  • Celeb Moneymaker: Back On Top-Once More (Again!) Friday, 13 Apr 2007 | 11:15 AM ET

    It's a back and forth tug of war in Trading With The Stars between champion poker player Chris Moneymaker and actor Willie Garson--as Chris wrestles the lead back from Willie on his Krispy Kreme trade. This is turning into quite a "horse race" between the two--as each nudges into the lead only to be pushed back by the other. (we'll keep working on our metaphors if they keep doing this).