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  • Trouble For Small Caps Tuesday, 18 Nov 2008 | 5:28 PM ET

    What's (not) up with small cap stocks? A glance at the market Tuesday showed the Dow down about 1 percent but the Russell 2000 Small Cap Index down more than 3 percent, causing many an observer to wonder what the heck is — or isn't — going on with the little guys.

  • On Tuesday, U.S. legislators heard testimony from Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, the TARP bailout seems to ire everyone — and few can agree what to do with the Big 3 automakers. CNBC's experts offered their views on the economy — and actually found reason for investor hope.

  • Buy Everything But U.S. Treasurys: Strategist Tuesday, 18 Nov 2008 | 1:53 PM ET

    Almost every asset class — with the exception of U.S. Treasury bonds — will provide good opportunities for investors willing to take a long-term view, says Fritz Meyer, senior market strategist at Invesco AIM.

  • Hewlett-Packard Outlook Gives Stocks a Boost Tuesday, 18 Nov 2008 | 12:16 PM ET

    Stocks made another attempt at a rally Tuesday as investors juggled uncertainty over the govenrment bailout plan and an encouraging outlook from Hewlett-Packard.

  • Early Pop Fizzles; HP Jumps 10% Tuesday, 18 Nov 2008 | 10:17 AM ET

    An opening pop quickly fizzled Tuesday as the market's gloomy mood overshadowed an encouraging outlook from Hewlett-Packard.

  • Futures Lower But H-P Gives Market Boost Tuesday, 18 Nov 2008 | 8:37 AM ET

    Wall Street faced a lower open Tuesday, but the damage was mitigated by a powerful earnings report from Hewlett-Packard, which bucked the economic trend this season by posting a bright outlook.

  • Market Insider: Keep Bailing Monday, 17 Nov 2008 | 9:43 PM ET

    Investors will have an eye on Washington Tuesday as bailouts past and future are discussed on Capital Hill.

  • Where the Layoffs Are—Is Your Firm on the List? Monday, 17 Nov 2008 | 10:52 AM ET

    The latest job cuts  in the banking sector come amid an overall wave of layoffs across the United States as companies move to cut costs in the face of slackening demand and a general economic downturn.

  • Where the Layoffs Are—Is Your Firm on the List? Friday, 14 Nov 2008 | 4:10 PM ET

    Markets are braced for more hemorrhaging in jobs, with a Friday employment report expected to record 200,00 more jobs vaporized in October. This would push the jobless rate up two-tenths of a point to 6.3 percent.

  • YouTube to Sell Advertising On Pages of Search Results Thursday, 13 Nov 2008 | 11:01 AM ET

    Google said that it would begin selling space on YouTube search-results pages to advertisers, part of its effort to turn its acquisition into a major revenue producer, say the New York Times.

  • Hulu's Online Video Explosion Tuesday, 11 Nov 2008 | 3:50 PM ET

    Hulu is the seventh largest site when it comes to total video streams, but unlike YouTube, Hulu is focused exclusively on professionally created TV shows and movies and distributing them to consumers with the ease and accessibility of channel surfing on your TV.

  • Where the Layoffs Are—Is Your Firm on the List? Monday, 10 Nov 2008 | 2:12 PM ET

    Markets are braced for more hemorrhaging in jobs, with a Friday employment report expected to record 200,00 more jobs vaporized in October. This would push the jobless rate up two-tenths of a point to 6.3 percent.

  • Eric Schmidt on Microsoft-Verizon Talks Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 9:00 PM ET

    The so-called Evil Empire is making its move into the mobile space. So what's that mean for Google?

  • Pops & Drops: Fluor, Yahoo!... Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 7:08 PM ET

    Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Fluor and Archer-Daniels-Midland popped while Yahoo! and Sprint dropped.

  • Stocks Rally but End Week Down 4% Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 6:14 PM ET

    Stocks bounced back after a two-day selloff as traders shrugged off a bigger job loss than expected. It was a welcome reprieve after the bloodbath of the last two days but wasn't enough to dig out stocks completely and the Dow ended down 4 percent on the week.

  • Where the Layoffs Are—Is Your Firm on the List? Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 5:24 PM ET
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    Markets are braced for more hemorrhaging in jobs, with a Friday employment report expected to record 200,00 more jobs vaporized in October. This would push the jobless rate up two-tenths of a point to 6.3 percent.

  • Job Losses Hitting All Income Levels and Sectors Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 4:05 PM ET

    The job losses in this downturn are hitting workers across all income levels and job categories, and the cuts are swifter and broader than in past recessions.

  • Dow Shaves Off 100 Points as Obama Speaks Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 4:03 PM ET

    Stocks bounced back after a two-day selloff as traders shrugged off a bigger job loss than expected. However, a larger-than-expected loss from General Motors clipped some of the Dow's gains as did the first press conference with President-Elect Barack Obama.

  • Stocks Bounce Back but GM Clips Gains Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 1:58 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded after a two-day selloff as traders shrugged off a bigger job loss than expected.  The 240,000 drop in payrolls was a dismal indication of the economic situation but a lot of that was priced in during the selloff of the past two days, when the Dow lost 10 percent.

  • Futures Briefly Pare Gains After Jobs Report Friday, 7 Nov 2008 | 9:20 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures briefly pared their gains after a report showed more jobs were lost in October than expected.  Earlier, futures had bounced after the two-day selloff that followed the U.S. presidential election that saw the Dow log its worst two-day point drop on record.