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The bears seized control of trading on Tuesday sending the Dow sharply lower as mixed economic data and disappointing sales from Best Buy sparked worries about a recovery.
For those of you who happened to catch "Options Action" on Friday, and you know who you are, we had by our own lofty standards, some pretty good calls. We warned about the decline in material and transport names, suggesting defensive trades for both.
Here we go again: another new round of competition in the white-hot smart phone sector, and once again, some of the experts are writing off Research in Motion spacer as it tries to fend off the oncoming Apple spacer iPhone steamroller. Or is it the other way around? Not so fast.
The Mad Money explains Friday’s move and tells us what to expect for the coming week.
Get ready for a revolution on par with the advent of the PC.
It was just a matter of time, and most of the folks I'm talking to have been surprised thus far that Palm CEO Ed Colligan lasted as long as he did after former Apple exec Jon Rubinstein stepped in as executive chairman.
The response to Cramer’s call for new inductees has been overwhelming. But while he got plenty of suggestions, the Mad Money host didn’t always agree with them.
Thanks to renewed spending by Verizon and AT&T, as well as China’s seemingly endless growth, this stock is a buy.
Viewers e-mailed their suggestions, and we compiled the results. Check out this list of what they saw as the business world's top 15 underperformers.
Mad Money needed new inductees for its Wall of Shame, so we asked viewers for nominations. Read on for their top (bottom?) picks, and vote for your least favorite at the end.
Today, Cisco and Travelers replaced Citigroup and GM on the Dow. Here is a look back at the previous 10 changes to the Dow and what happened to the benchmark in the days leading up to and following the change.
With stocks rallying for over 3 months now, dividend yields continue to fall back to Earth. Today, two new components join the Dow, one with a dividend and one without. See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.
But does Goldman the stock still work? Plus, a play on telecom spending.
Those of you who know me, know I love the world of competitive eating. I'm credited with bringing the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to ESPN (I did sideline reporting for the live broadcast for two years) and I'm recognized by most of the stars of the Major League Eating tour.
The Dow Industrials briefly turned positive for the year earlier this morning. WAHOO! But wait…the S&P 500 turned positive for 2009 nearly one month ago and is now up over 4.5% this year. So why the performance lag in the Dow (compared to the S&P)?
With the exit of Citigroup and GM from the Dow, new comers Cisco and Travelers bring some heft back into the index. As of Monday's close, the price weighted index is taking out $4.44 (combined price of Citi and GM) and adding in $61.41 (CSCO + TRV). Here's how this change will impact the weight of the remaining 28 stocks of the Dow.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.
Stocks jumped Thursday as strength in energy shares and robust demand for Treasury debt sparked optimism among traders.
Why does the federal government remain in the business of telling cable systems what networks to carry?