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Cramer’s Top 10 Emerging-Market Stocks Fri, 12 Mar '10 | 9:43 AM ET
Cramer has always recommended owning stocks with overseas exposure as one of the best ways to diversify a portfolio. That’s especially true in 2010, he says, because the Democrats controlling Washington have proved themselves very unfriendly toward American business. At the same time, countries overseas are more pro-growth, they seem less skittish about using natural resources, they impose fewer taxes, and they aren’t as exposed to the massive budget deficits we carry here in the States. Put sim

So what stocks should you buy? Cramer compiled a list of his 10 favorites, picking the best names doing business in Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. Read on to find out who they are.

Municipal Bonds at Greatest Risk of Default Thu, 11 Mar '10 | 1:21 PM ET
Municipal bonds are issued by a city, local or state government and have long been identified as among the safest investment options in the country. However, for some local governments, the financial crisis has caused revenue to drop and bond payments less likely to occur than originally thought. CNBC.com has obtained from  the lowest rated American municipal bonds that the agency covers, which are the bonds that carry the highest probability of defaulting on debt payments. None of the debt cove

CNBC.com has obtained from Fitch Ratings the lowest-rated American municipal bonds that the agency covers, which are the bonds that carry the highest probability of defaulting on debt payments.

Mad Money's 10 Most Memorable Moments Wed, 10 Mar '10 | 3:49 PM ET
In honor of the show's fifth birthday, we pulled together some of Cramer's craziest on-air antics, as well as a few other notable memories. Watch the slide show and then vote for your favorite.

In honor of the show's fifth birthday, we pulled together some of Cramer's craziest on-air antics, and a few other notable memories. Watch the slide show then vote for your favorite.

It's the basic question when investing in a stock: is it on the way up or will it go down? To answer this question, the street has developed numerous ways of attempting to predict what will happen, estimating various attributes tied to stock performance in order to determine what the future holds for a company's valuation. After dissecting the data, analysts following a particular stock produce a price target of where they believe the stock is headed. From the entire S&P 500, which stocks are an

With data from ThomsonReuters, we took a look at which stocks have mean consensus estimates farthest below their stock prices (as of market close on 3/9/10).

North America's Priciest Sports Tickets Tue, 9 Mar '10 | 2:19 PM ET
Across the four major American professional sports leagues - NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL - which teams charge highest average ticket prices?, a publisher of sports marketing and sponsorship information, compiles average ticket prices across major North American sports in their annual "Fan Cost Index." This index monitors how much it costs to be a fan at a game for individual teams, from ticket prices and parking fees to stadium concessions.As you may expect, NFL tickets are, on average, more expensive

Across the four major American professional sports leagues - NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL - which teams charge highest average ticket prices? Find out!

The Mad Max of Wall Street Tue, 9 Mar '10 | 7:49 AM ET
Anthony Elgindy. He's young, self-assured... and loaded. He claims to be a crusader, fighting fraud on Wall Street. But, this so-called good guy is running an insider trading scam…and his partner is a crooked FBI agent. profiles "The Mad Max of Wall Street!"

Anthony Elgindy claims to be a crusader, fighting fraud on Wall Street.  But, this so-called good guy is running an insider trading scam…and his partner is a crooked FBI agent.

Hybrid Vehicles Go High-End Mon, 8 Mar '10 | 5:54 PM ET
Affordable vehicles from the likes of Toyota and Ford have been ruling the hybrid market. But at this year's Geneva International Auto Show, a number of luxury brands such as Ferrari and Porsche have unveiled concept and experimental hybrids. Take a look at what the future luxury hybrid might look like.

This year's Geneva International Motor Show, a number of luxury brands debuted concept and experimental hybrids. Take a look at what the future luxury hybrid might look like.

Dream Cars of the Boomer Generation Fri, 5 Mar '10 | 11:02 AM ET
Automobiles have played a major role in the lives of those born from 1946-1963, and with the majority of baby boomers making their way through young adulthood during the 60s and 70s, they were extremely impressionable during the golden age of performance cars. To get a taste of Boomer “Dream Cars,” CNBC.com asked Steve Davis, collectable car expert and President of the , to give his take on the most sought-after classic cars of the generation. According to him, “baby boomers are reliving their y

CNBC.com asked Steve Davis, collectable car expert and president of the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, to give his take on the most sought-after classic cars of the generation.

Alice in Wonderland: A World of Merchandise Fri, 5 Mar '10 | 9:29 AM ET
When Alice in Wonderland opens in theaters, it will be accompanied by Disney's most wide-ranging array of consumer products ever, chasing an unprecedented broad audience.Disney has a whole new range of consumers in its cross-hairs, and for this potential blockbuster, they are breaking into the world of fashion with the “Alice” look.What are some of the newest Alice-inspired products coordinated with the film’s release? Click ahead to find out!

When Alice in Wonderland opens in theaters, it will be accompanied by Disney's most wide-ranging array of consumer products ever, chasing an unprecedented broad audience.

Cramer's Best Stocks in the Tech Sector Thu, 4 Mar '10 | 11:14 AM ET
These 14 stocks could be some of the Nasdaq’s best buys for 2010 and beyond.The smartphone revolution will drive tech’s growth for the foreseeable future, Cramer has said time and again. Consumers want what they want when they want it, and all-in-one handsets – complete with voice, video and data capabilities – are bringing their entire lives to the new “small screen.” The Mad Money host has gone so far as to call this “the biggest secular growth trend of my life.” So anyone who wants to play th

The Mad Money host has gone so far as to call this “the biggest secular growth trend of my life.” So anyone who wants to play the trend should consider the companies that help to make it happen.

2009's Most Active Global Real Estate Markets Tue, 2 Mar '10 | 7:27 PM ET
In a global economy plagued by a depressed real estate market, investors in commercial and investment-grade real estate saw volumes drop significantly in countries that traditionally experience large investment inflows.According to the "Global Investment Atlas 2010" report recently released by , global investment activity for investment-grade real estate fell 23% in 2009 to $365 billion, the lowest level since 2003. The numbers could have been much worse, however, as the year trended upwards in

In the depressed global real estate market, the amount of money invested in commercial and investment property fell sharply even in countries that received significant new foreign investment.

Growing Up Boomer: A Generation's Joy & Angst Mon, 1 Mar '10 | 4:49 PM ET
Boomers. They're part of the most significant demographic event in American history... a population explosion that rocked the nation between 1946 and 1964. They remember hula hoops, coonskin caps and have lived through a hurricane of social change. Today, this largest and richest generation in history controls the US Presidency and Congress. And three quarters of fortune 500 CEOs are baby boomers. They are at the top, just as financial bottom has fallen out of many of their dreams. Here we take

Here we take a look at some of the most significant events to shape the lives of boomers, and some of the individual stories behind those events.

Olympics 2010: Faces And Places Mon, 1 Mar '10 | 11:28 AM ET
The United States has more than 200 athletes among the over 2500 competing at the Vancouver Games. Here's a look at some of the most high-profile ones and the venues where they'll be competing.

Here's a look at some of the most high-profile athletes and the venues where they'll be competing. They are also among those with the richest endorsement deals.

Favorite Brands of the Boomer Generation Mon, 1 Mar '10 | 10:14 AM ET
For the nearly 80 million American baby boomers, the choices and brand preferences of the generation has, and continues to have a major economic impact. Their estimated $3 trillion in spending power has the ability to generate big revenues for the companies who own the boomer's favorite brands., Managing Editor of , brand expert and member of the Boomer generation, put together her top picks for the most significant brands and products that have defined the buying habits of a generation.So, what

For the nearly 80 million American baby boomers, the choices and brand preferences of the generation has a major economic impact. So, what are the favorite brands of the boomer generation? Click to find out!

The 25 Most Marketable Winter Olympians Fri, 26 Feb '10 | 12:22 PM ET
By As the 2010 Winter Olympics come to a close, CNBC’s Darren Rovell takes a look into the athletes who made the most of their Olympic opportunity. Who are the biggest names for business, which athletes are in prime position for corporate endorsements and how much money-making potential do they have? The top 25 names coming out of the Vancouver games stand to turn Olympic Gold into cold-hard-cash. Keep in mind that hockey players (such as Ryan Miller and Sidney Crosby) have been left off the lis

As the 2010 Winter Olympics come to a close, CNBC’s Darren Rovell takes a look at the athletes who made the most of their Olympic opportunity.

North America's Best Major Airports 2010 Thu, 25 Feb '10 | 3:41 PM ET
Despite advances in air travel over the past decade, passenger satisfaction with airports has lagged behind the rest of the travel industry, according to , who recently ranked satisfaction in North American Airports.In its 2010 North America Airport Satisfaction Study, airports were ranked on a variety of criteria, including airport accessibility, check in/baggage check process, facilities, security checkpoints and food and retail services. Airports were also separated into three categories by s

So, which major airports score the best in J.D. Power and Associates' 2010 North America Airport Satisfaction Study? Click to find out!

The World's Most Expensive Office Rents Thu, 25 Feb '10 | 10:10 AM ET
As commercial real estate becomes increasingly important to the global economy and the demand for office space continues to struggle, prices have dropped in the world's most prime locations.Recently,  released its annual "Office Space Around the World" report, which surveys the world's major business centers, comparing how corporate rental prices have changed over the past year. Out of 63 cities, the report found that 86% saw a drop in prices for premium office space, while 9% saw price growth a

Recently, Cushman & Wakefield released its annual "Office Space Around the World" report. Click to see where the world's most expensive office rents are!

20 Stocks with the Potential to Pop (Q1 2010) Tue, 23 Feb '10 | 4:33 PM ET
It's the basic question when investing in a stock: is it on the way up or will it go down? To answer this question, the street has developed numerous ways of attempting to predict what will happen, estimating various attributes tied to stock performance in order to determine what the future holds for a company's valuation.After dissecting the data, analysts following a particular stock produce a price target of where they believe the stock is headed. From the entire S&P 500, which stocks are an

So, which stocks do analysts on average predict will have the biggest pop? Click to find out!

Famous Celebrity Scams Tue, 23 Feb '10 | 2:25 PM ET
Celebrities may lead glamorous lives and have fabulous automobiles and homes, but their wealth and glamour doesn't insulate them from the scams and hoaxes that plague both savvy and not-so-savvy investors. In some cases, it can make them even more susceptible.Here we take a look at some of the celebrities over the years who have been fooled into parting with their money, or who have found their fame being used as the basis of a scam perpetrated on others.Click ahead to see some of the world's mo

Take a look at some of the celebrities over the years who have been fooled into parting with their money, or who have found their fame being used as the basis of a scam.

America's Happiest Cities Mon, 22 Feb '10 | 1:25 PM ET
If the recession or life in general has got you feeling down, you may want to consider moving to a happier place to live.

A new study reveals the happiest metro areas in the United States. Is your metro area on the list? Click to find out!

America's Most Dangerous Drivers By Profession Thu, 18 Feb '10 | 12:56 PM ET
Does your job impact your safety on the roads? As it turns out, it does.Recently, Insurance.com conducted an analysis of the occupations that carry the highest percentage of individuals who claim an accident when searching for auto insurance. The rankings are based on the information people must supply in seeking an insurance quote.Sam Belden, Insurance.com's Vice President, explained the results in a statement: “Professions that demand multi-tasking – being on the phone, moving fast on a tight

Insurance.com conducted an analysis of occupations that carry the highest percentage of individuals who claim an accident when searching for auto insurance.

In Photos: Fashion Week Fall 2010 Tue, 16 Feb '10 | 11:13 AM ET
During one the midweeks of February, depending in which of the handful of venues one views Fashion Week this season, designers from here and abroad showcase their designs for the Fall/Winter season of 2010.This season also marks the end of the shows produced in the Garment District's backyard, Bryant Park, before it relocates to Lincoln Center on Manhattan's upper west side. "This will be a significant season, as we reflect on 17 years, 31 seasons and close to 2,500 fashion shows in Bryant Park

There are many events scattered throughout event spaces, galleries and showrooms in New York City including the Meatpacking District's Milk studios. Catch a glimpse of the action.

The baby boom generation - 80 million strong - is a powerful force in the economy, and it pays to know some of their biggest cultural influences, one of the most important being the movies they grew up watching., nationally known film/theater critic and author of Jeffrey Lyons’ 101 Great Movies for Kids, identified the films which he considers to be the most influential, most popular and best among those that boomers grew up watching. He also offered his personal take on why these films, in part

Jeffrey Lyons, nationally known film/theater critic, identified the films which he considers to be the most influential, most popular and best among those that boomers grew up watching.

Highest-Paying Degrees Fri, 12 Feb '10 | 2:32 PM ET
If you're looking to pull in a big paycheck right out of college, take a look at these 10 jobs with the highest starting salaries. Overall, the average salary offered to 2010 graduates is $48,351—down 2 percent from the 2009 average of $49,353. Here are the degrees that garnered the highest salary offers, according to the .

Here are the degrees that garner the highest salary offers, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers.

America's Ten Most Romantic Homes Tue, 9 Feb '10 | 3:11 PM ET
With Valentine’s Day around the corner, Americans everywhere are just feeling a bit more romantic. While lovers clamor to purchase gifts for a significant other, some may feel that the ambience of their environment may be the biggest component of the holiday. How better to accomplish the perfect atmosphere than in a perfectly romantic home. Recently, , a real estate listing website, surveyed realtors across the country and ranked America’s ten most romantic homes for sale, based upon the impress

Recently, TopTenRealEstateDeals.com surveyed realtors across the country and ranked America’s ten most romantic homes for sale. Check out the top 10!

"The Money Talk": Suze's Love List Mon, 8 Feb '10 | 11:09 PM ET
Valentine's Day is near and love is in the air but have you had the important "Money Talk" with your loved one? Despite its importance, money is a subject we draw away from, especially in our most intimate relationships.  Miscommunications can occur.  In fact, one of the most common reasons relationships end is due to money.  So how do you start -- and successfully complete -- this difficult but important conversation?CNBC’s Suze Orman gives a list of 10 money questions you should ask your mate.

Valentine's Day is near and love is in the air but have you had the important "Money Talk" with your loved one? Suze Orman shows you how to start and successfully complete this difficult conversation.

The Black Widows Mon, 8 Feb '10 | 1:24 PM ET
Before his untimely death, aspiring but unsuccessful screenwriter Ken McDavid strikes seeming gold when Helen Golay befriends him. She takes him off the streets, pays for rent, food and clothes. But, it’s a set-up. Helen and her friend Olga Rutterschmidt are ruthless con artists who take out life insurance policies on unsuspecting men and kill them in hit-and-run "accidents."Click ahead to find out how these "black widows" ultimately get trapped in their own web of lies and deceit.

Helen and her friend Olga Rutterschmidt are ruthless con artists who take out life insurance policies on unsuspecting men and kill them in hit-and-run "accidents."

Infamous Black Widows Fri, 5 Feb '10 | 7:01 PM ET
Since the early 1970s, law enforcement authorities have noted a significant increase in the number of women convicted of murder. Their victims are typically close to them — quite frequently family members or close acquaintances. And the motive? It often involves personal gain — most often, life insurance policies naming the suspected murderess as the benefactor.Here, we take a look at some of the most notorious murder cases committed by women over the last century that involve their families and

Here, we take a look at some of the most notorious murder cases over the last century committed by women and involving their families and friends as victims.

Best States For Boomers To Retire Fri, 5 Feb '10 | 4:33 PM ET
As the Baby Boomer generation begins to hit retirement age, millions will be searching for places to retire. So what's the best location to settle down? The answer to that question is just as diverse as the needs, desires and expectations of Boomers themselves.Although certain destinations may be particularly attractive - for reasons ranging from the weather and availability of health care to tax advantages and property values - there's a wide variety of cities and towns consistently considered

As the Baby Boomer generation begins to hit retirement age, millions will be searching for places to retire. So what's the best location to settle down?

Here Comes The Electric Car Wed, 3 Feb '10 | 3:31 PM ET

Click ahead to take a look at some of the electric cars expected to hit the market this and the next couple of years.

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