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    Happy New Year!  Yes, I was bummed to see my Blackhawks get blown out by the Wings at Wrigley. But as I watched a hockey game played outside (very cool!), I read through your predictions for next year in the auto industry. Karnac has nothing on you guys.

  • Pops & Drops: McDonald's, Gilead Sciences... Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 5:44 PM ET

    Following are the year’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of McDonald’s and Gilead Sciences popped while General Motors and Citigroup dropped.

  • Dow Rises To End Worst Year Since 1931 Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 5:27 PM ET
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    Wall Street closed out its worst year since the Great Depression on Wednesday. For the year, the Dow fell 33.8 percent...

  • Stocks Log Best Year-End Rally Ever! Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 5:21 PM ET

    Will Santa squeak in a rally before the ball drops? Early moves suggest it could happen: Stocks continued to rise Tuesday, adding to the more than 2-percent gain logged on Wednesday.

  • Stocks Tick Higher on Last Day of '08 Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 2:42 PM ET

    Will Santa squeak in a rally before the ball drops? Early moves suggest it could happen: Stocks continued to rise Tuesday, adding to the more than 2-percent gain logged on Wednesday.

  • 2009 Dogs of the Dow Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 12:30 PM ET
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    Now that 2008 is just about over, here's a look at the top yielding stocks in the Dow that would make up your portfolio if you followed the popular Dogs of the Dow investment strategy.

  • Santa Rally Can't Undo S&P's '1931' Slide Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 12:21 PM ET

    Who said there’s no Santa Claus? The markets appear to be showing a bit of a Santa rally so far this year. Since the close on Dec. 23, the S&P 500 has rallied 3.5%. According to the Stock Trader’s Almanac, since 1950, the S&P has averaged a 1.5% gain during the last 5 days of December and first 2 days of January. However, despite this year’s Santa Claus rally, the S&P is still down 39%, its worst decline since 1931.

  • Stocks Tick Higher on Last Day of '08 Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 11:24 AM ET

    Will Santa squeak in a rally before the ball drops? Early moves suggest it could happen: Stocks continued to rise Tuesday, adding to the more than 2-percent gain logged on Wednesday.

  • Ford Hybrid Emphasizes High Mileage Wednesday, 31 Dec 2008 | 11:04 AM ET
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    The midsize Fusion Hybrid is Ford’s strongest effort yet to break the dominance of Japanese automakers in hybrid passenger cars.

  • Web Extra: Fast & Furious Trades For Wednesday Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 8:01 PM ET
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    In this Web Extra the traders talk oil. Just how low will it go? Also what to expect from employment numbers and more!

  • Stocks Rally To End 2008 Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 6:26 PM ET
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    The Dow climbed on Tuesday after the government expanded its bailout of the auto industry...

  • Market Gave Us Good News Today Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 6:00 PM ET

    Another light volume, low volatility day, closing near the highs. Good news, considering that the consumer confidence and home price news was dismal. Goldman Sachs had a particularly good day, up almost 6 percent, though on light volume. But GMAC was the big story of the day...

  • Crescenzi: My Top 10 Investment Themes for '09 Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 5:09 PM ET
    Tony Crescenzi

    If you haven’t been able to tell by now, I like to write. Look no further than my three books for proof. I seek to raise awareness of important issues, always trying to strike themes that investors can act on. I do this from a macro perspective, from the top-down — the subject of my latest book, Investing from the Top Down. Here are my top 10 'Top-Down' investing themes for 2009.

  • Stocks Rally 2% on Auto Bailout, Tech Gains Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 5:06 PM ET

    Stocks rallied to the finish line as investors shrugged off a drop in consumer confidence and cheered the bailout of General Motors' finance arm.

  • GMAC: 1st Small Victory in Overall Lending Story Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 3:32 PM ET

    Has GMAC turned the corner? This is a big day for GMAC and a big day for the automotive industry. Consider these things...

  • Black Workers Hurt by Detroit’s Ills Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 1:19 PM ET
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    Since millions of African-Americans began leaving Southern farms for Northern factories nearly a century ago in what is still known as the Great Migration, the destinies of many of them have been entwined with the auto industry’s. Now, with Detroit reeling, many blacks find their economic well-being threatened, the New York Times reports.

  • See What People Are Saying About... Auto Turnaround Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 12:16 PM ET
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    General Motors and its GMAC funding affiliate launched programs on Tuesday to lure U.S. car and truck buyers back into showrooms...

  • Global Markets Scorecard Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 10:46 AM ET

    With some markets already closed for the year and others just about wrapped up, here is a summary of how the major global indices fared in 2008.

  • 2008 - Bucking the Trends? Tuesday, 30 Dec 2008 | 10:36 AM ET

    The financial crisis and market turmoil of 2008 have prevented many historical trends from holding true this year. For instance, while November and December are typically two of the markets’ strongest months of the year, the performance during those months this year has been far from stellar.

  • Monday night, the Treasury Department agreed to lend GMAC $6 Billion out a new TARP fund set up to specifically help the struggling auto industry.  This move, along with GMAC getting bank holding status last week are two huge steps in reviving a struggling auto industry.  They may not be sexy moves, but they are critical moves.