Today's Top Videos: Cuomo, Pimco & More...

Thursday, 18 Sep 2008 | 6:48 PM ET

Attorney General of New York State, Andrew Cuomo talks about short selling while an analyst believes that the Dow will fall to 8000 in a months time. Following are today's top videos:

Treasury's Plan
Discussing the possible RTC-type solution for Wall Street, with CNBC's John Harwood.

Treasury's Plan

“We’ve been talking all afternoon about the possibility that the Treasury was exploring an RTC-type solution—Haven’t been able to get confirmation. However, the Treasury doesn’t want to get too far out on front.”

—John Harwood, CNBC Business News

Cuomo On Short-Selling
Discussing the investigation into whether short sellers used illegal tactics to push down stock prices of several Wall Street firms, with Andrew Cuomo, New York State attorney general and CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.

Cuomo on Short Selling

“Short selling itself is not illegal, as you know, many argue that it’s a productive part of the marketplace. There can be behavior that is illegal, however, if you are spreading false information, if you’re trying to drive down prices for your own economic benefit. And we’ve had complaints about that, which is what we’re looking into.”

—Andrew Cuomo, Attorney General, New York

Dow to Fall to 8,000 in Next Month: Analyst
The Dow's break below another support line on Wednesday indicates more bad news for the index over the coming weeks, Edward Loef from Theodoor Gilissen Bankiers said Thursday, adding that another selloff is in the making.

Dow to Fall to 8,000 In the Next Month

“Unfortunately, I think we’re headed for bad news in the next two to three weeks. And I think another sell-off is in the making. My actual price target for the Dow is 8000, and I expect it will be reached within a month.” —Edward Loef, Technical Analyst, Theodoor Gilissen Bankiers

Pimco Proposal for Markets
Reliquifying the markets and injecting capital are among some suggestions to help the economy, says Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco Co-CEO

Pimco Proposal for Markets

“We need a regime shift in policy for things to improve. So the first regime shift that I was telling you about was going from domestic to global. And today, we’re seeing the first part of that. The second regime shift, which we haven’t seen yet, is to go to a package of policies.”

—Mohamed El-Erian, Co-CEO, Pimco

Stop Trading, Listen to Cramer!
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his stock picks with CNBC's Erin Burnett.

Stop Trading, Listen to Cramer!

“I’ve talked to a lot of short seller today and the traditional people who are allegedly shorting are not. They’ve read the rules; they’re not doing it. They come back to say: “It could be financial terrorism—what a way to take down America.” I think this has to be put on the table [for investigation] because the regular short sellers are not doing this.”

—Jim Cramer, CNBC’s Mad Money

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