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Cramer has become more cautious on the market right now and conditions are creating a "nightmare scenario" for just about everyone involved, he said on CNBC.
The market chatter over the weekend was all about Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, and one question: will he try to push a more dovish position on bond-buying?
Investors looking for a new place to put money to work as markets churn are going small.
Investors should stay long stocks despite the likely volatility ahead, Bessemer's Rebecca Patterson says.
Markets remain on edge as investors worry about the Federal Reserve pulling back on its bond purchases. But how justified are those fears?
High-quality, dividend-paying equities are the best way to play this market, Glenmede's Jason Pride says.
After five months of stock market gains, the trade was clear, Joe Terranova says.
Global markets slumped on Tuesday in a sell-off that encompassed nearly every major asset class, after the Japanese central bank failed to address recent volatility and investors worried about the end of central bank liquidity.
Active managers in both the mutual and hedge fund industries are badly underperforming their peers, and they have a mutual malady: a bad Apple.
How far can the Nikkei fall? It could well be to 11,500 and any rebound will encounter resistance.
Stocks may "trend sideways" into the end of the year before resuming their skyward trajectory, James Paulsen, chief investment strategist at Wells Capital Management, told CNBC.
Investors in May reduced their overall equity exposure for the second month in a row even as the S&P 500 hit a record high, according to a survey from TD Ameritrade.
Fed policy has been credited often with pushing up stock prices, but one research firm believes the central bank has pushed all asset prices to extreme levels.
This pro trader explains why the bull case for stocks is intact.
The stock market is setting up for continued gains after a positive U.S. employment report, Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital says.
While the end of easy monetary policy has been cast as the great enemy of stocks, for some tapering can't happen soon enough.
As Japanese stocks entered bear market territory on Friday, investors are wondering if they are seeing a repeat of market letdowns back in 1999, and again in 2003.
Strategists say the wild currency moves in the dollar-yen may be far from over.
Four sectors offer long-term growth potential, Alison Deans of Varick Asset Management says.
Jack Bogle, founder of the Vanguard group, said that over the long run, the Federal Reserve's strategy of loose long-term monetary policy "simply will not work."
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