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  • The Obama Trade: Going Nuclear Wednesday, 17 Feb 2010 | 5:48 PM ET

    A handful of stocks popped this week after President Obama announced more than $8 billion for nuclear power. What’s the energy trade?

  • Cramer: What Is Driving Tuesday's Market? Tuesday, 16 Feb 2010 | 2:10 PM ET

    Cramer describes what's behind the Dow's 124-point rally.

  • A worker installs solar panels at the Lieberose Solar Park in Lieberose, Germany.

    The Obama administration may be tempted to wage a two-front war on climate change and joblessness by pushing for green jobs in the renewable energy sector, but such a strategy will mean committing to a long campaign.

  • Loan Program May Stir Dormant Nuclear Industry Thursday, 24 Dec 2009 | 10:00 AM ET
    Residential homes sit in front of the coal fueled Ferrybridge power station as it generates electricity in Ferrybridge, United Kingdom.

    The nuclear power industry is about to get a big boost. In the next few days, the Energy Department plans to announce the first of $18.5 billion in loan guarantees for building new reactors.

  • Farrell: Two Utilities for Christmas Thursday, 24 Dec 2009 | 9:30 AM ET

    How generous can you get, beyond offering up two utility stock ideas as Holiday presents?

  • Utility Stocks: 3 to Buy, 1 to Avoid: Analyst Monday, 7 Dec 2009 | 1:00 PM ET

    For a month, the S&P Utilities Index has been outperforming the S&P 500. Are utility stocks worth buying now? "Very much so," according to Paul Fremont, electric utility analyst at Jefferies and Co. He offered CNBC his industry insights and stock picks.

  • Dow Jumps 2%, Its Best Day Since July Thursday, 29 Oct 2009 | 4:52 PM ET

    Stocks rallied Thursday, rebounding off of the prior session's rout, after reports showed the economy grew more than expected last quarter and jobless claims fell. The Dow jumped more than 2 percent—its best day since July.

  • Dow Up About 200—1st Time Since July Thursday, 29 Oct 2009 | 3:14 PM ET

    Stocks rallied Thursday, rebounding off of the prior session's rout, after reports showed the economy grew more than expected last quarter and jobless claims fell.

  • Stocks Rise After GDP Beat; Exxon Slips Thursday, 29 Oct 2009 | 11:19 AM ET

    Stocks rallied Thursday, rebounding off of the prior session's rout, after reports showed the economy grew more than expected last quarter and jobless claims fell.

  • Futures Get Boost From Solid Economic News Thursday, 29 Oct 2009 | 8:45 AM ET

    Futures pointed to a positive open for Wall Street on Thursday ahead of the all-important U.S. third-quarter gross domestic product data.

  • Dow Sheds Over 1% Amid Recovery Fears Wednesday, 28 Oct 2009 | 4:46 PM ET
    Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks tumbled to session lows late Wednesday, with the Dow down more than 100 points, as worries about the recovery gripped the market.

  • Recovery Worries Hurt Stocks; Techs Skid Wednesday, 28 Oct 2009 | 3:47 PM ET
    Winterizing Your Portfolio - A CNBC Special Report

    Stocks were lower at the halfway point Wednesday as investors shrugged off some good news and worries about the recovery gripped the market.

  • Stocks Slip After Surprise Drop in Home Sales Wednesday, 28 Oct 2009 | 11:43 AM ET

    Stocksskidded Wednesday, despite a rise in durable-goods orders and some earnings beats, as worries about the recovery dragged on the market.

  • Futures Move Lower as Recovery Fears Prevail Wednesday, 28 Oct 2009 | 8:50 AM ET

    The weak consumer confidence report that hit U.S. stocks on Tuesday is having a lingering effect this Wednesday, with global stock markets falling and stock index futures pointing to another lower open on Wall Street.

  • As the Senate prepares to tackle global warming, the nation’s energy producers, once united, are battling one another over policy decisions worth hundreds of billions of dollars in coming decades.

  • Where Is the Power From the Utilities Sector? Wednesday, 5 Aug 2009 | 8:47 AM ET
    Power lines

    The S&P 500 is now up over 11% year-to-date and up over 50% since the March lows.  By comparison, the utility sector is down over 1% YTD and up ~30% since its March low and has been the second worst performing sector of this rally (only telecom is worse).

  • History Shows Hot July Could Mean Gains in August Thursday, 30 Jul 2009 | 10:22 PM ET

    A hot July for stocks has set the stage for a rally that should run right into August.

  • Lightning Round OT: Airgas, Exelon and More Thursday, 30 Jul 2009 | 6:46 PM ET

    The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • Thursday Look Ahead: Bulls Keep Pressure On Wednesday, 29 Jul 2009 | 10:12 PM ET

    Wall Street's bull just won't give up, even in the face of crumbling support from oil and the dollar.

  • Wednesday Look Ahead: Bulls Hanging On Tuesday, 28 Jul 2009 | 6:26 PM ET

    The bulls are still in charge, for now.