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  • 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.

  • Asian Markets Are Jittery as US Bailout Doubts Persist Wednesday, 24 Sep 2008 | 5:51 AM ET

    Asian stock markets were jittery Wednesday, as fears that U.S. lawmakers will stall a proposed $700 billion bailout of the battered financial sector haunted investors and a firmer yen hurt Japanese exporters.

  • Washington Mutual Talking With Multiple Suitors Tuesday, 23 Sep 2008 | 2:52 PM ET

    Washington Mutual, the large U.S. savings and loan beleaguered by mortgage losses, is pressing ahead for a takeover deal by talking to multiple suitors, as well as exploring options to raise capital, sources familiar with the situation said Tuesday.

  • What's Next, Banning Long Buying? Friday, 19 Sep 2008 | 8:50 AM ET

    Here's the sweet part: it's a quadruple witching expiration!! Options desks are frantic, because everyone has to cover their short calls in financials.

  • Far From The Madding Crowd Thursday, 18 Sep 2008 | 6:42 PM ET

    If you’re looking to trade during this mess you'll want to get far away from Wall Street. But how far?

  • Everyone's Jumping Into The Liquidity Pool Thursday, 18 Sep 2008 | 9:08 AM ET

    The Fed, the European Central Bank, Bank of England, Bank of Japan, Bank of Canada, and the Swiss National Bank are all pumping dollars into the global system. Fed made an additional $180 billion available to central banks to lend out.

  • Morgan Stanley Is in Talks with China for Fresh Funds Wednesday, 17 Sep 2008 | 10:37 PM ET

    Morgan Stanley is negotiating with the Chinese government for a fresh infusion of funds into the beleaguered investment bank, sources tell CNBC.

  • Markets Plunge Again Wednesday, 17 Sep 2008 | 6:11 PM ET

    Wall Street tumbled to a three-year low on Wednesday after the rescue of AIG failed to calm a crisis of confidence in global markets, leaving banks scared to lend to each other.

  • Washington Mutual Begins Auction to Sell Itself Wednesday, 17 Sep 2008 | 4:36 PM ET

    Washington Mutual has put itself up for auction, people briefed on the matter told the New York Times.

  • Stocks Gain 1.8% for Week Despite Bank Rout Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 6:23 PM ET

    Increasing optimism about loans to the U.S. auto industry helped drive major indexes out of negative territory. General Motors was the top gainer on the  Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500, while Ford was among the top gainers on the Nasdaq.

  • AIG Worries Drag on Dow; Autos Gain Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 3:59 PM ET

    Increasing optimism about loans to the U.S. auto industry helped drive major indexes out of negative territory. General Motors was the top gainer on the  Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500, while Ford was among the top gainers on the Nasdaq.

  • Auto Gains Help Offset Drag of Financials Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 1:54 PM ET

    Increasing optimism about loans to the U.S. auto industry helped drive major indexes out of negative territory. General Motors was the top gainer on the  Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500, while Ford was among the top gainers on the Nasdaq.

  • Lehman Puts Itself on the Block, Shops for Suitors Friday, 12 Sep 2008 | 5:53 AM ET

    Lehman Brothers, which is actively shopping the entire firm, is unlikely to remain independent much longer.

  • Fuld's Folly Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 6:48 PM ET

    The Lehman Brothers CEO missed every chance he had to save his firm.

  • Commercial Real Estate: The Next Big Credit Problem? Tuesday, 9 Sep 2008 | 9:17 AM ET

    After the close yesterday, RBC Capital put out a note:  "Next Credit Shoe to Drop on Banking Industry: We believe commercial and industrial loans (C&I), commercial real estate and non-resi construction loans will be the next credit problems for the banking industry brought on by the weakening in the US and Global economies."

  • What's Happening In Virtual Worlds? Thursday, 4 Sep 2008 | 10:39 AM ET
    Virtual Worlds Expo

    The Virtual Worlds Expo is well underway in Los Angeles, companies using the event as a platform to make announcements about their companies.

  • 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?

  • Lightning Round OT: Apple and More Wednesday, 20 Aug 2008 | 11:40 PM ET

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

  • Banks Push Market Lower Wednesday, 13 Aug 2008 | 1:50 PM ET

    Banks stocks dragged down the broader stock market on Wednesday with Merrill analyst Richard Bernstein writing the credit crisis is “far from over.”

  • What Financial Stocks Are Shorted the Most? Tuesday, 12 Aug 2008 | 9:20 AM ET

    From mid-July to late July short interest dropped 5.34 percent, on average, in the shares of 17 major financial firms affected by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission emergency short-selling rule, according to the latest data from the exchange.