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  • Stocks Tumble as Lehman Stirs Worry Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 11:02 AM ET

    Stocks tumbled out of the gate Thursday as buzz about Lehman Brothers stirred jitters about the health of the banking sector.

  • Futures Tumble as Lehman Falls 40% Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 9:19 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a lower open for Wall Street on Thursday, as fears over the health of the banking sector returned to the market.

  • Jobless Claims Expected to Dip Slightly Thursday, 11 Sep 2008 | 7:21 AM ET

    Government data is expected to show that the number of newly laid-off people filing jobless benefit claims dipped slightly last week but remains at elevated levels due to the sluggish economy.

  • Stocks Finish With Only Modest Gains Wednesday, 10 Sep 2008 | 2:27 PM ET

    Stocks closed with modest gains after rallying earlier on a drop in oil prices, but investors continued to worry about financial shares.

  • Market Rallies As Lehman Seesaws Higher Wednesday, 10 Sep 2008 | 12:11 PM ET

    Stocks turned higher after investors speculating that Lehman Brothers might survive its capital crunch stepped in to turn the company's stock higher in whipsaw trading.

  • GM logo, General Motors logo

    Almost every day I get an e-mail from someone that says something along these lines: Why doesn't GM build better quality cars?

  • Stocks Slide as Lehman Rattles Financials Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 5:06 PM ET

    Stocks skidded Tuesday as worries about the housing and financial sectors came back with a vengeance. Lehman plunged 45 percent, dragging the S&P to its worst percentage decline since early 2007.

  • Yahoo

    Yahoo and Google's advertising partnership announced in June is a big deal, in fact the promise that it would increase Yahoo revenues was one reason used in defending against Microsoft's proposed takeover.

  • Stocks Slide Amid Housing, Lehman Jitters Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 3:35 PM ET

    The Dow got a little bump at the opening bell but fell off the cliff into a triple-digit decline after pending-home sales dropped more than expected. Adding to the uncertainty in the market, Lehman Brothers  fell to its lowest level in a decade amid market buzz that the brokerage is going to be unable to raise the capital it needs.

  • Who Else Can Pile On for a Federal Rescue? Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 10:17 AM ET

    Is the definition of companies that are “too big to fail” getting broader? Or are some industries simply more important than others?

  • GM Volt Images "Leaked" As The Countdown Begins Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 9:33 AM ET
    New Chevy Volt

    Already I've read some blog comments saying the Volt looks "boring" and "too much like a Toyota Prius." While the Volt's design is more conventional, the public forgets that there is a reason for that "softer", "less edgy" design.

  • Trading Socialism Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 6:14 PM ET

    With the Treasury ready to pump $100 billion into Fannie & Freddie, how can you capitalize on the government’s next big move?

  • Ford's F-Series Truck In A Real Tough Spot Monday, 8 Sep 2008 | 10:15 AM ET
    Ford F Series

    Talk about a tough time to come out with a new truck. The economy is struggling, the housing market is in the tank, high gas prices have spooked buyers out buying big rigs, and there's little enthusiasm for new models (unless they're hybrids).

  • For the week ending Friday, September 5, 2008,  the U.S. markets ended in negative territory for the week after weak employment data and declines in auto and retail sales pointed to weaker consumer spending and a greater economic slowdown. The unemployment rate jumped to a 5-year high, soaring to 6.1%.  On Thursday, the three major Indices fell back into bear market territory by dropping 20% from their market peaks set last fall. Both the Dow & Nasdaq Composite had their worst daily closes since July 26, with drops of more than 340 points for the Dow and 75 points for the Nasdaq.

  • A friend of mine said something the other day that surprised me. He said nothing, and I mean nothing, gets him stoked about the latest models out on the road right now. I suspect it's because he is like many other people and is tired of seeing cars touted for their fuel efficiency more than anything else.

  • Lightning Round: FedEx, Deere, Dow Chemical and More Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 7:34 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Investments Are Faltering in Chrysler and GMAC Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 11:48 AM ET

    Stephen A. Feinberg, one of the country’s most powerful — and secretive — financiers, hoped to make a fortune out of the detritus of the American auto industry. Instead, he seems to be losing one, reports the New York Times.

  • Chrysler's Fall: Could It Go Down To Number 6? Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 10:13 AM ET

    Much of Chryslers slump can be blamed on the fact trucks and SUVs have fallen out of favor because of high gas prices. And since Chrysler has the greatest exposure (percentage wise) to the so-called "gas-guzzlers" among the Big 3, it's suffering big time.

  • Cheer Or Fear Drop In Oil? Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 5:50 PM ET

    Rapid changes in the commodities market have left some investors badly bruised to say the least. However lower gas prices are good, right? Should you cheer or fear the drop in oil?

  • Economic Jitters Damp Stocks; GM Jumps Wednesday, 3 Sep 2008 | 4:58 PM ET

    Stocks ended mixed Wednesday as economic worries continued to rain down on the market and dampen the post-Gustav rally.  All three major indexes had been negative for most of the day, but the Dow tip-toed over the line at the last minute, helped by a 5% gain in GM.