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  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 3:44 PM ET

Faber Report: How Troubled Is Private Equity? Ask KKR

Posted By: David Faber
It’s not often we get detailed data on the world of private equity. Other than SEC filings from Blackstone little information makes its way into the public realm. That’s why this weekend’s “update” from the private equity giant KKR provides an interesting window into the struggles that have hit the once mighty firms of private equity. »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 2:55 PM ET

Economy Needs ‘More Building Blocks’: Strategist

Posted By: JeeYeon Park
The economy is going to continue to get more difficult from here and investors need the market to show that it can sustain the kinds of moves that stocks have made, said Christopher Zook, chairman and CIO of CAZ Investments. »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 2:40 PM ET

Shrimp Fishing: A Good Sign For The Broad Economy

Posted By: Bob Pisani
The economics of shrimp fishing: lower diesel fuel prices compared to last year make the business viable - but just barely. Just back from a week in Charleston, South Carolina, where I spent several days in the company of shrimp fisherman on James Island. »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 12:49 PM ET

Art Cashin: No Green Shoots — But Autos Look Good

Posted By: CNBC.com
General Motors filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday and all eyes are on the U.S. government's 60 percent equity stake in the auto maker. What does this bode for the stock market? Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, offered CNBC his insights. »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 11:46 AM ET

GM, US Auto Industry Will Be Fine: Analyst

Posted By: JeeYeon Park
John Wolkonowicz, senior analyst at IHS Global Insight, and Alex Taylor, senior editor at Fortune Magazine, discussed the General Motors’ bankruptcy and the future of the automobile industry. »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 11:33 AM ET

Why Is GM Trading Up?

Posted By: Bob Pisani
I have been repeatedly asked why GM is trading UP this morning (to over $1.00!) when the common stock is worthless. Are traders stupid? »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 10:37 AM ET

BlackRock’s Doll: Recovery Will Start in Second Half

Posted By: JeeYeon Park
The ‘green shoots’ are starting to show some leaves and we’re getting more good news, said Bob Doll, vice chairman of BlackRock. He offered his favorite sectors to play the recovery. »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 10:33 AM ET

S&P On The Move

Posted By: Bob Pisani
S&P crosses 200-day moving average of 928. If we can close over 928, it will be the first time we close over the 200-day moving average in 18 months. This is an important technical level. »Read more
  Monday, 1 Jun 2009 | 9:38 AM ET

Commodity Play Remains The Big Trade

Posted By: Bob Pisani
While GM is grabbing the headlines, stock traders over the weekend were talking about: The continuing strength of the China/commodity play. »Read more
  Friday, 29 May 2009 | 7:13 PM ET

Don't Trust Oil Rally: Futures Strategist

Posted By: Krystina Gustafson
Although oil prices have risen roughly 30 percent this month — their biggest monthly gain in 10 years — investors shouldn’t get caught up in the hype, said Mark Waggoner, president of Excel Futures. »Read more

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