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The retail environment looks bleak, but some are betting on an unlikely sector: menswear.
Stocks ended down for the day but still pulled off a gain for the week.
The Dow clawed its way back from a five-and-a-half year low, trading up more than 250 points heading into the final half hour of trading. The VIX, a gauge of fear in the market, soared to a new record above 80.
Cramer wonders what U.S. attorneys will have to say about the insurer's December 2007 analyst meeting.
Traders are in agreement on two points: 1) We are not trading on fundamentals. Forced selling is causing many stocks to trade well below fundamental values; 2) traders do not have faith in 2009 earnings projections, which is making it difficult to value stocks.
What happened to our rally? Stocks rallied going into the vote. The rescue bill passed a little after 1 pm ET, floor traders broke into applause and then spent the next half hour processing sell orders.
Plus, Cramer speculates on where the shorts could hit next.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
For many of the nation’s retailers, this is shaping up to be the most critical holiday season since the recession of the early 1980s. Chains that fare poorly could end up as ghosts of Christmases past, says the New York Times.
Attention Wall Street: Add the precipitous slowdown in consumer spending to the list of worries and reasons to think a recession is underway or imminent.
Three trades for tomorrow… who are the market’s hidden winners… how should you play the tumble in gasoline prices… and what’s next for gold?
As commodity prices decline, the retail sector revs up.
Stocks finished lower Tuesday as weakness in technology stocks sucked the air out the earlier rally inspired by oil's drop and the dollar's surge.
Stocks came charging out of the gate, inspired by oil's drop and the dollar's surge, but weakness in technology stocks sucked the air out of the rally.
As long as these two sectors are up, Cramer's willing to live with a little market volatility.
Stocks kicked off September with a rally, inspired by the more than $7 drop in oil prices and a surge in the dollar.
Calling all shoppers: If the presidential elections were held today, for whom would you vote? It turns out your shopping habits could be an indicator of that decision, according to a recent survey.
Medal Round - Day 8: Another tough day. Only three days to go and the S&P 500 is barely in positive territory. A 1% spread with the Swiss Market Index remains. Will the USA be able to hold on?
Where some countries' troubles are just getting started, we look to be coming out of ours here at home.
A down day in Wednesday's market doesn't tell the whole story, Cramer says.