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  • With gas cheaper, mortgage rates coming down and a winter of cheaper heating bills to possibly look forward to, there might be reason for some holiday cheer.

  • Options Action: A Hot Insurer Stock! Friday, 5 Dec 2008 | 1:30 PM ET

    Hartford is seeing heavy options trading Friday, as its stock soars more than 88% even as the broader markets drop. Hartford Financial Services, which has an average daily call volume of 10,000 contracts, saw 37,100 calls trade in the first hour of trading this morning. That's three times full session volume in just 60 minutes!

  • Stocks on Sale for the Holidays Monday, 1 Dec 2008 | 11:23 AM ET

    Over 95% of S&P 500 companies are in negative territory for 2008, but are there any that may be poised for a bigger rebound in 2009?  Here is a screen that might give you some ideas.

  • Holiday Shopping with Deflated Stocks Monday, 24 Nov 2008 | 9:09 AM ET

    Still feeling shocked by how much your portfolio has fallen in value in the past couple of months?  With the holidays upon us, here is a look at the purchasing power those shares still have.  After all, a share of Berkshire Hathaway can still buy you a Porsche 911.

  • Quick Market Stats: Week Ending 11/21 Friday, 21 Nov 2008 | 5:11 PM ET

    The markets close out a negative week with a late day rally on the expected nomination of Timothy Geithner to the position of Treasury Secretary.

  • Not all energy Master Limited Partnerships are created equal. Jim Cramer breaks down the crucial differences and warns the savvy investor to stay away from the riskier offerings.

  • Markets Since Lehman, Record Wednesday Losing Streak Wednesday, 19 Nov 2008 | 3:19 PM ET

    Since the Lehman bankruptcy on September 15, the S&P 500 has lost one third of its value. During this slide, which has spanned 48 trading sessions, the S&P has fallen on two-thirds of the days.

  • Dow Sheds 2.6% After Late-Day Selloff Monday, 17 Nov 2008 | 4:54 PM ET

    Stocks ended at their session lows Monday following the latest wave of dismal news: Retailers reported profit declines, big banks prepared for job cuts and Japan officially declared itself in a recession.

  • Stocks Wobble After Morning Selloff Monday, 17 Nov 2008 | 1:22 PM ET

    Stocks wavered after a morning selloff as investors shrugged of the latest wave of dismal news: Retailers reported profit declines, big banks prepared for job cuts and Japan officially declared itself in a recession.

  • Stocks Slide Amid Earnings, Layoff Gloom Monday, 17 Nov 2008 | 11:50 AM ET

    Stocks declined Monday as the latest wave of dismal news washed over Wall Street: Retailers reported profit declines, big banks prepared for job cuts and Japan officially declared itself in a recession.

  • Dow Drop Pushes Weekly Loss To 5% Friday, 14 Nov 2008 | 6:40 PM ET

    Another harrowing week on Wall Street has drawn to a close. Find out how the traders are playing it. Also check out our interview with celebrated strategist Ed Yardeni.

  • Sell Block: Insure Yourself From Insurance Companies Thursday, 13 Nov 2008 | 9:58 PM ET

    Cramer makes room in the Sell Block today for a whole gang of misfits, based on analysis that Goldman Sachs released on Tuesday. Today's Sell Block detainees: life insurance companies like Lincoln, Hartford, Prudential and Principal. To put it simply, they're in "big trouble," according to Goldman's piece.

  • Don't Assume – You Know What They Say Tuesday, 11 Nov 2008 | 7:24 PM ET

    Too bad that's exactly what most CEOs did, and now they're paying for it.

  • Vanishing Jobs, Stressed Consumers Feed Downturn Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 10:56 AM ET

    The nation's unemployment rate is at a 14-year high, General Motors reported a massive third-quarter loss and says it may run out of cash next year, and Ford is planning more job cuts after burning through billions of its own.

  • Top Ten 2-Day Losses in the S&P 500 Thursday, 6 Nov 2008 | 4:42 PM ET

    The S&P 500 had its fourth worst 2-day loss in history today, losing over 100 points since Election Day.

  • Lightning Round: J&J, Nokia, Caterpillar and More Wednesday, 5 Nov 2008 | 8:06 PM ET

    Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Pops & Drops: General Motors, Citigroup... Friday, 31 Oct 2008 | 7:05 PM ET

    We’re doing something a little different here. Following are the month’s biggest losers. Find out which stocks were really roughed up during October!

  • Options Get Expensive; Insurers Fret, 99-Cent Soars Friday, 31 Oct 2008 | 8:14 AM ET

    It's not a good time for the options market, options analyst Rebecca Darst told CNBC Friday.

  • Dow Jumps Nearly 200 in Another Photo Finish Thursday, 30 Oct 2008 | 5:11 PM ET

    U.S. stocks had another wild swing in the final 15 minutes of trading that pumped up the Dow from a gain of about 50 points to nearly 200 points as traders largely shrugged off this morning's GDP report that showed the economy is shrinking.

  • Deja Vu as Dow Trades in Tight Range...For Now Thursday, 30 Oct 2008 | 4:30 PM ET

    The Dow has traded in a “tight” 290-point range today. Sound familiar? Well, that’s what happened yesterday, too… until the last hour of trading when the markets’ volatility reappeared, especially in the last few minutes of the trading day.