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  • Stocks Rise as Bank Hopes Gain Traction Thursday, 5 Feb 2009 | 4:52 PM ET

    Stocks eked out a gain after a rough morning as banks got a boost from market chatter that the government may suspend a controversial accounting rule blamed for much of the contagion in the financial industry.

  • Job Cuts Keep Coming—Is Your Firm On the List? Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 11:55 AM ET

    More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. Clorox, Time Warner Cable and Fidelity National Financial were among the latest names on Wednesday to announce job cuts.

  • Cisco And Its Good Timing Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 9:40 AM ET

    There may be a method to Cisco's madness when it comes to earnings announcements, and not running with the pack. The company reports after the bell tonight, and comes two weeks after the flood of tech earnings began.

  • Google Launches Software to Track Mobile Users Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 5:55 AM ET

    U.S. Internet search company Google Inc released software on Wednesday that allows users of mobile phones and other wireless devices to automatically share their whereabouts with family and friends.

  • Keep Qualified Workers, No Matter Where They're From Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 1:02 AM ET

    Where does the government get off telling a private company they should fire hardworking, qualified employees, solely because of where they're from?

  • When a Bank Isn't a Bank Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 12:13 AM ET

    These days the most cash-rich companies often sell mobile phones rather than mortgages. Cramer tells you who's who in the changing market landscape.

  • Analyze This: Flying Blind In Financials Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 6:36 PM ET

    With fewer and fewer companies willing to offer revenue guidance, how can an analyst provide investors with insights that are smart and well informed?

  • Consumers Are 'Living Off Their Fat' Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 2:08 PM ET

    Consumers are hunkering down and spending less. This behavior is having a far-reaching impact on the economy. At CNBC.com, we are launching the "Consumer Nation" blog to track these developments.

  • Job Cuts Keep Coming—Is Your Firm On the List? Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 11:57 AM ET

    Another day, another round of corporate layoffs.  Liz Claiborne and PNC Financial Services became the latest companies to announce job cuts on Tuesday

  • Highest Dividend Yields of the Dow Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 8:43 AM ET

    One month into the year, the average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has gone up a bit since 2009 began, but is still down from where it was at the end of November.  See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.

  • Analyze This: Flying Blind Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 6:33 PM ET

    It could be the end of an era when it comes to corporate earnings. Fewer and fewer companies are offering revenue guidance.

  • Dow Slides Into February; Techs Gain Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 5:16 PM ET

    Stocks started off February mixed as banks took a hit from worries about the so-called "bad bank" plan, while techs got a boost from anticipation that they will benefit from government spending on tech and telecom infrastructure.

  • No Reason to Buy Stocks? Why You Might Be Wrong Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 4:29 PM ET
    Wall Street Trader

    Investors may be waiting a long time for stocks to rebound, but that doesn't mean they have to sit on their hands.

  • Tech Talk With Pete Najarian Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 3:54 PM ET

    Having a tough time sifting through the technology names? Find out which tech stock Pete Najarian just put on his radar!

  • More Layoffs Announced—Is Your Firm On the List? Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 3:34 PM ET

    A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan, while a big Wall Street firm has further job cuts in store, according to reports.

  • More Layoffs Announced—Is Your Firm On the List? Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 1:28 PM ET

    A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan and the economy.

  • Groundhog Day

    It's Groundhog Day, the day meteorologists turn to these furry little prognosticators to determine whether Spring will come early or we will have another 6 weeks of Winter.

  • Dow Capitulation May Happen in Feb: Analyst Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | 7:53 AM ET

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average won’t find a secure base until it sheds another 1,000 points, which it could do before March, but that will signal the capitulation is over, Alpesh Patel, principal from Praefinium Group, told CNBC.

  • Despite Layoffs, Government Work Force Growing Saturday, 31 Jan 2009 | 10:40 AM ET
    Downsizing

    Companies are cutting jobs by the tens of thousands. State and local governments are penny-pinching, too. So what about Uncle Sam?

  • Market Insider: The Week Ahead Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 5:58 PM ET

    Markets are in for more tough sledding as the calendar flips over to February and stocks close out their worst January ever with no signs of reprieve from bad economic news.