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  • The Largest IPOs In US History Tuesday, 19 May 2009 | 2:21 PM ET
    Last year (2008) was an extremely quiet one for initial public offerings, with only 21 IPOs hitting the market. By comparison, 159 took place in 2007. Recently, there has been a relative flurry of IPO activity; three of the four IPOs on US exchanges this year have hit in the past two weeks: Rosetta Stone (RST), Changyou.com (CYOU) and Bridgepoint Education (BPI). April 2009 is already the most active month since July 2008. Thus far, however, all the IPOs this year have been tiny by historical st

    pril 2009 is already the most active month since July 2008. Thus far, however, all the IPOs this year have been tiny by historical standards.

  • Even though Warren Buffett always says he likes stocks more when they're cheaper, he didn't do a lot of buying as Wall Street's major indexes fell to their bear-market lows (so far) in early March.  Berkshire Hathaway's first quarter stock portfolio snapshot shows no blockbuster buys. A few stakes did, however, get bigger during the first three months on the year.

  • Mad Mail: Identifying 'The Best In Class' Stocks Monday, 4 May 2009 | 7:55 PM ET

    Cramer identifies his 'best in class' battery manufacturer and stocks in the transport industry, and explains his opinions on State Street.

  • Highest Paid Chief Executives of 2008 Monday, 4 May 2009 | 4:15 PM ET
    The compensation of executives running American companies has come under fire throughout the financial crisis, with questions over whether such high pay levels are justified--and whether they make good business sense. tasked , an information services firm that specializes in executive compensation, to compile data on the 2008 compensation of 200 chief executives at 198 public companies that filed their annual proxies by March 27, which had revenue of at least $6.3 billion. Even many of the best

    For critics of large executive compensation, these companies are extremely susceptible to criticism.  Who are the highest paid top execs? Click ahead to find out!

  • Lightning Round OT: C.H. Robinson and More Monday, 27 Apr 2009 | 9:47 PM ET

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

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • The Week and You: Stocks' Streak Snapped Friday, 24 Apr 2009 | 6:03 PM ET

    Wall Street's late-winter, early-spring rally finally ended this week, with a sharp sell-off on Monday from which the Dow Jones Industrials and the S&P 500 never fully recovered.  Nasdaq numbers were better, giving strength to predictions that technology will ultimately lead the markets back from recession.

  • A Bottom? Maybe…But a Rebound? Friday, 24 Apr 2009 | 1:59 PM ET

    As mentioned earlier this week, a number of companies this week have signaled some stabilization in conditions, with some even hinting of a bottom.

  • Lightning Round OT: MasTec, UPS and More Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 6:24 PM ET

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

  • Stocks Jump In Late Rally Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 5:22 PM ET

    The S&P rose in volatile trade on Thursday as better-than-expected results from several regional banks lifted financial shares...

  • Stocks Eke Out a Gain as Banks Rally Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 4:20 PM ET

    Stocks pulled off a gain after a wobbly session Thursday as banks rose and some better-than-expected earnings helped offset gloomy economic data.

  • America's Greenest Companies Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 3:47 PM ET
    Some investors believe a company's  impact on the environment is an important investment consideration.  For this reason, the  (CDP), a group that represents 385 institutional investors with assets of $57 trillion, surveys the world’s largest companies to gather information on carbon emissions, identify goals for carbon reduction and gauge the environmental-related risks and opportunities of these global companies.The US CDP surveyed all companies in the S&P 500 in 2008. Being a voluntary prolec

    Although not a complete list of S&P 500 carbon emissions, it is the most comprehensive compilation of carbon disclosures publicly available. So, what are America’s greenest companies?

  • Halftime Report: Banks Bucking Bad Tape Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 1:11 PM ET

    The market is trading lower ahead of earnings from Microsoft and Amazon however investors are finding some relief in the financials.

  • Stocks Slide After Drop in Home Sales Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 12:54 PM ET

    A quick pop at the open fizzled Thursday as economic data cast a shadow over the market and some better-than-expected earnings. Jobless claims jumped and existing-home sales fell.

  • Opening Pop Fizzles as Home Sales Fall Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 11:24 AM ET

    A quick pop at the open fizzled Thursday as economic data cast a shadow over the market and some better-than-expected earnings. Jobless claims jumped and existing-home sales fell.

  • Stressing Over The Stress Test Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 9:19 AM ET

    Banks sold off at the close yesterday on increasing stress over the stress test. In case you're not paying attention, no one is exactly clear what is going to happen because they are still deciding; as a result, there are lots of leaks and erroneous interpretations of what might be coming.

  • Futures Pare Gains as Jobless Claims Rise Thursday, 23 Apr 2009 | 8:50 AM ET

    Futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street Thursday but pared gains after a report showed jobless claims rose last week.

  • Stock Picker: Think Long-Term Valuation Monday, 20 Apr 2009 | 1:46 PM ET

    Christian Andreach takes the broad view, and the first of his criteria is valuation.  "What we're doing is looking for opportunities where a company's competitive position is being permanently advantaged," he told CNBC.  "That is, we're seeing capacity exit certain industries, and that capacity isn't going to come back."

  • UPS, DHL Scrap Airlift Agreement Talks Friday, 17 Apr 2009 | 3:32 PM ET
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    UPS said Friday that talks with DHL about carrying some of its air packages have ended, scuttling a venture that originally was expected to generate up to $1 billion in annual revenue for the world's largest shipping carrier.

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