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  • Stocks Slide 2% Amid GM, Credit Worries Wednesday, 27 May 2009 | 5:16 PM ET

    Stocks finished near session lows Wednesday as rising bond yields on government debt raised concern that borrowing costs are going to start going up and tamp down the economic recovery.

  • Stocks Slide as GM Drags; Techs Gain Wednesday, 27 May 2009 | 2:06 PM ET

    Stocks got a quick pop Wednesday after a report showed existing-home sales rose in April  but quickly retreated as the previous day's optimism faded and GM stirred anxiety in the market. But tech stocks gained, sending the Nasdaq into positive territory.

  • GM Rattles the Market; Techs Gain Wednesday, 27 May 2009 | 12:17 PM ET

    Stocks got a quick pop Wednesday after a report showed existing-home sales rose in April  but quickly retreated as the previous day's optimism faded and GM stirred anxiety in the market. But tech stocks gained, sending the Nasdaq into positive territory.

  • Futures Mixed, Investors Hesitant Over GM Trouble Wednesday, 27 May 2009 | 7:53 AM ET

    Futures pared earlier gains Wednesday to indicate a mixed open for Wall Street as optimism from the previous day's consumer confidence data dwindled and was replaced by anxiety about what looks like certain bankruptcy for General Motors.

  • Stocks Snap 4-Day Losing Streak Tuesday, 26 May 2009 | 5:43 PM ET
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    The bulls took charge of Tuesday’s trading and sent stocks more than 2 higher. The market's gains came after four straight days of losses.

  • UPDATE: Housing Market Bottom Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 6:13 PM ET
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    Lately investors have been confronted with conflicting data out of the home building sector. What should you make of it?

  • Stocks Finish Mixed but VIX Ends Below 30 Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 5:34 PM ET

    Stocks ended a rocky session mixed as a banks rally fizzled and an unexpected drop in housing starts left investors a little shaky. Still, a gauge of fear dropped below a key level.

  • Retailers Get Back To Basics Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 11:41 AM ET

    Most of the large retailers have reported, and the results are better than expected, at least on the bottom line.

  • Stocks Bounce Back; VIX Falls Below 30 Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 11:22 AM ET

    Stocks bounced back Tuesday as banks rallied and a gauge of fear in the market dropped significantly.

  • Housing Dents Stocks; VIX Falls Below 30 Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 10:38 AM ET

    Stocks declined Tuesday after housing starts unexpectedly fell to a record low.

  • Behind This Morning's Drop Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 9:47 AM ET

    Futures dropped as housing starts for April came in at 458,000, well below expectations of 520,000, and permits came in at 494,000, also well below expectations of 530,000. However, most of the drop is attributable to lower multifamily construction; single family starts and permits rose, though they are still low.

  • Cramer Picks Outperform S&P, Russell Indexes: Study Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 12:54 AM ET

    While the methodology used wasn't perfect, the validation sure feels good.

  • Thank God for Foreclosures? Monday, 18 May 2009 | 8:09 PM ET

    Much-needed housing sales are on the rise, but partly because people are losing their homes. Cramer explains why that is good for the rest of us.

  • Market Insider: Tuesday Look Ahead Monday, 18 May 2009 | 8:00 PM ET

    Wall Street's bears were trampled Monday, but traders say it's just a matter of time before they fight back. Once more, the market's disbelievers were proven wrong. Stocks raced 3% higher, as commodities rose, bonds sold off and the dollar and yen weakened.

  • Housing Market Bottom Monday, 18 May 2009 | 5:54 PM ET

    You’ve heard it before, but this time a string of data suggests the housing market might finally be near its bottom. How should you be positioned?

  • Triple Digit Rally To Begin Week Monday, 18 May 2009 | 5:37 PM ET
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    Both the Dow and S&P rallied on Monday as better-than-expected results from Lowe's helped spark broad-based buying.

  • Banks Rebound to Help Stocks Close Higher Monday, 18 May 2009 | 4:05 PM ET

    A big rise in bank stocks combined with an influx of bargain hunters Monday helped stocks reverse much of the effects of last week's slump.

  • Today's Rally: What's Up? Monday, 18 May 2009 | 4:04 PM ET

    Many traders went to bed last night with futures drifting lower and woke up broadsided by a surprising election in India that has pushed up emerging markets.

  • Trading the Lowe's Quarter Monday, 18 May 2009 | 3:54 PM ET

    Plus, Cramer makes the call on banks, Bucyrus, natural gas and more.

  • Options Loving This Home Builder Stock Monday, 18 May 2009 | 3:51 PM ET

    Options trading turned bullish in Lennar Monday, after Citigroup predicted that the home builder will survive the housing bust. Call volume surged to 12,428 contracts, more than triple the 20-day average...