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Stocks rallied Friday, with the Dow soaring nearly 500 points, following news that Obama has picked Geithner as Treasury Secretary. Friday's gains helped offset much of the week's losses, pushing the Dow back above 8,000.
Stocks woke up Friday following news that President-Elect Barack Obama is expected to announce two key cabinet posts.
Stocks bounced back Friday after a two-day selloff that saw major indexes crash through support levels and shaved 872 points off the Dow.
U.S. stocks looked set for an end-of-week rally Friday with the Dow futures gaining around 200 points ahead of the open, but recent declines have left investors with little trust in upswings.
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Don’t let a near 1,000-point Dow jump go to your head. We’re not out of this mess yet.
Of course not! But that's what Fox Business would have you believe. Allow us to set the record straight.
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Republican presidential candidate John McCain, struggling to strike the right note amid roiling financial markets and a Wall Street restructuring, on Wednesday softened his opposition to a bailout of mega-insurer AIG that he had flatly ruled out a day earlier.
Insurance companies have gotten away from their core competencies and that is "dangerous," said New York State Insurance Superintendent Eric Dinallo.
Former Allstate CEO Edward Liddy will be the new CEO of AIG, which was rescued by an $85 billion loan from the Fed, in exchange for an 79.9% stake in itself.
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Dick Bove, analyst at Landenburg Thalmann gives Lehman Brothers a "buy" rating and the Heinz CEO talks about his company's strong earnings. Following are today's top videos:
Overseas sales are driving this company. And it looks like this is just the beginning.
An investment arm controlled by activist investor Nelson Peltz has dissolved its stake in Starbucks, removing uncertainty as the company restructures and lifting shares nearly 5 percent.
Christopher Growe of Stifel Nicolaus thinks three big American food companies could be especially nutritious to an investor's portfolio.