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  • No. 2 - High Rollers Bet On Hotels Thursday, 23 Aug 2007 | 4:04 PM ET

    The hotel/casino sector was among the hardest hit during the past month as many of the stocks were pricing in a buyout or merger in the near future. This week shares are coming back after Dubai said it would invest $5 billion in MGM Mirage (MGM) and speculation increased 90-year-old billionaire Kirk Kerkorian would add a stake in Starwood (HOT). Why are some high rollers growing interested in the hotels again?

  • A late rally pushed U.S. stocks sharply higher at the close as takeover news and rate-cut speculation overshadowed jitters about tighter credit markets. "We think that liquidity is returning to the market after being problematic," said Kevin Cronin, head of investments at Putnam. "We think the Fed's actions last week righted the ship."

  • Pisani's Trader Talk: Good Signs in Market Fundamentals Wednesday, 22 Aug 2007 | 4:12 PM ET
    Bob Pisani on the floor of the NYSE.

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  • CNBC's Domm: Today's Agenda in the Markets Wednesday, 22 Aug 2007 | 9:52 AM ET

    Wall Street prepares for lift off on the opening amid calmer credit markets, higher world stock markets and some merger news. European stock markets are comfortably higher, and Asia closed higher though Japan stocks were flat on the rising yen.

  • Dubai World to Buy Stake in MGM Mirage Wednesday, 22 Aug 2007 | 9:44 AM ET
    MGM Mirage

    Dubai World, the investment holding firm of the Dubai government, will acquire a 9.5 percent stake in MGM Mirage and 50 percent of the casino operator's CityCenter development project for $5 billion, a source familiar with the situation said Wednesday.

  • Goldman Sashes and Deutsche Bank have withdrawn their commitment to underwrite a US$1 billion deal to finance films for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the Financial Times reports. 

  • Mad Mail Monday, 25 Jun 2007 | 9:33 AM ET

    Cramer's steel favorites, how to make money on a merger and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Stocks closed sharply lower as bond yields rose and higher oil prices sent energy shares tumbling. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished down nearly 150 points. "Some traders feel the price of oil was a factor today," Peter Costa, senior managing director at Lipari Partners, told

  • Kerkorian's Tracinda Ends Talks on Plans with MGM Mirage Wednesday, 20 Jun 2007 | 3:12 PM ET

    The investment arm of billionaire Kirk Kerkorian said it was ending negotiations on the possible purchase of casino giant MGM Mirage Bellagio hotel-casino and its CityCenter project.

  • The Last Word In Trading China Monday, 28 May 2007 | 9:06 PM ET

    Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our guys give you the last word in trading China.

  • The Week on Wall Street: Speed Bump Friday, 25 May 2007 | 6:03 PM ET

    The Dow's record run hits a speed bump and the S&P 500 can't hold a new record high as worries about the economy and interest rates surface.

  • Contest Stocks: Best And Worst For Past Week Thursday, 24 May 2007 | 1:22 PM ET

    Here's some more contest stock information for you--a look at the week's best and worst so far. Earnings as well as mergers brought out the best and worst in companies. Remember, today is the really big day for trades as the trades executed prior to 4pm today (Thurs) will be the last trades that will impact their total portfolio value based on their performance on Friday.

  • Contest Stocks: FMT "Homes In" As Best Performer Wednesday, 23 May 2007 | 12:19 PM ET

    Here's our latest contest "stock report." Mortgage finance company FMT is back in the news--as a best performer, thought it's been gone for a while as one of the most widely held, it's in the most active list. And GIGM turned into a negative play with news the company sees slower growth ahead. Here you go..

  • Stocks ended mixed and the S&P 500 failed to close at a new record for the second straight session. "We started out a little weak, and then we had a nice little rally, but the buyers were already in and there was no place for stocks to go but down," said Tom Schrader, head of listed trading at Stifel Nicolaus. "It's indicative of the late stages of a bull market."

  • Hot Stocks: MGM, Spansion Among Tuesday's Big Winners Tuesday, 22 May 2007 | 1:21 PM ET

    Asset sales and earnings reports catalyzed the most actively traded stocks on Tuesday.

  • CNBC's Domm: Today's Agenda in the Markets Tuesday, 22 May 2007 | 8:55 AM ET

    Today could be the day the S&P 500 sets a new closing high if pre-opening activity holds as a barometer. The Richmond Fed survey is the only data point due on a day that is already thick with deal activity. European markets are mixed and Asia was mostly higher.

  • The Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian's Tracinda said it would explore strategic options for its investment in MGM Mirage and would enter talks to purchase the No. 2 U.S. casino operator's Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and CityCenter properties in Las Vegas.

  • The Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian's Tracinda said it would explore strategic options for its investment in MGM Mirage and would enter talks to purchase the No. 2 U.S. casino operator's Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and CityCenter properties in Las Vegas.

  • The Word On AIG, optionsXpress... Monday, 21 May 2007 | 8:37 PM ET

    The guys go behind the headlines and give you their take on... AIG's technical double top... speculation that OXPS is a takeover target ... and more. Find out where they see  fast money.

  • De La Hoya Gets Down to Business Against Mayweather Friday, 4 May 2007 | 11:02 AM ET

    Oscar De La Hoya does more than fight boxing matches -- he promotes and markets them. And his Golden Boy Promotions has pulled together a marketing and sponsorship campaign for his battle against Floyd Mayweather that the company hopes will rejuvenate the sport.