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  • A Yen for the Dollar Monday, 30 Mar 2009 | 11:43 PM ET

    The yen/dollar currency pair developed a significant change in trend in February, bouncing away from spike lows near 87. Is this a flash in the wok or part of a longer term sustainable trend?

  • Charting Asia | Yen/Dollar Daily Chart Monday, 30 Mar 2009 | 11:41 PM ET
  • Pros Say: Bank Plan 'Bribes' Buyers with Cheap Financing Wednesday, 25 Mar 2009 | 10:20 AM ET
    Barack Obama

    Global stocks were mixed on Wednesday as the enthusiasm over the U.S. Treasury's plan to rid banks of up to $1 trillion in toxic assets was tempered by investors' second thoughts over how successful it could be.

  • Pros Say: US Economy Close to Bottom Tuesday, 24 Mar 2009 | 5:35 AM ET
    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner

    Global stocks soared again Tuesday after investors cheered the U.S. Treasury's plan to free banks of up to $1 trillion in toxic debt, part of an array of measures designed to jumpstart lending and the economy. Experts tell CNBC the U.S. economy may be close to a bottom.

  • Pros Say: Fed's Plans Will Make Crisis Worse Monday, 23 Mar 2009 | 8:36 AM ET
    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner

    Global stocks were up Monday as anticipation of the details of US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's plans to buy up toxic assets boosted investor sentiment. But experts are concerned that the methods the US is using are not going to help the economy.

  • Yoshikami: Dollar Weakness and How It Affects You Monday, 23 Mar 2009 | 1:56 AM ET

    Welcome to the world of the fluctuating U.S. dollar. After gathering considerable strength against the euro for many months, the greenback reversed course last week with the most dramatic valuation swing in years.

  • Pros Say: This Is the Bottom Friday, 20 Mar 2009 | 6:09 AM ET
    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner

    Global stocks dropped Friday on concerns about the inflationary effects of the Federal Reserve's plan to buy government debt. Experts on CNBC weigh in on what needs to happen for economies worldwide to recover.

  • What the Pros Say: US Is Now 'Bankrupt' Thursday, 19 Mar 2009 | 9:56 AM ET

    Global stocks traded higher, as did the dollar against the euro, Thursday after the Federal Reserve's surprise announcement it would buy $300 billion in US Treasurys in order to help the ailing economy.

  • Pros Say: We're Stuck with the Bear Until 2010 Wednesday, 18 Mar 2009 | 8:23 AM ET

    After the IMF forecast the UK economy will be one of the last major economies to come out of a recession in 2011, experts interviewed by CNBC were torn on which country would lead the economic recovery.

  • Pros Say: Cash is Now the Riskiest Bet Tuesday, 17 Mar 2009 | 5:33 AM ET

    Global stocks snapped their winning streak Tuesday on worries over the U.S. economy deteriorating further as American Express said its credit card default rates soared last month, hammering home the heavy toll the financial crisis has had on the consumer.

  • Pros Say: Taxpayer Money Going Down Bank Drain Monday, 16 Mar 2009 | 9:30 AM ET

    Global stocks rose again Monday, for the fifth consecutive session, lifted by hopes that the U.S. economic downturn may be bottoming out and with investors seeking to take advantage of cheaper stocks.

  • Pros Say: Market Rally Could Last a Little Longer Friday, 13 Mar 2009 | 7:56 AM ET
    Stocks up

    Friday the 13th appeared lucky for global stocks as they traded in the green for a fourth consecutive day, boosted by reassuring news out of the financial sector that both Citigroup and Bank of America are well capitalized. Experts tell CNBC that the current rally may last a little longer.

  • Pros Say: S&P May Fall to 560 Thursday, 12 Mar 2009 | 9:19 AM ET

    Economic gloom returned to the markets Thursday with warnings about further declines in demand and production hitting stocks and boosting bonds. Experts tell CNBC that the US economy will remain weak while China, despite grim data, is also showing some signs of stabilization.

  • Pros Say: Market to Bottom This Quarter Tuesday, 10 Mar 2009 | 7:22 AM ET

    Global stocks rose Tuesday on optimism over the global economy as top U.S. officials on Monday urged other countries to step up spending to combat recession. But experts interviewed on CNBC see this rally as fragile and short-lived.

  • Pros Say: China is No Savior Monday, 9 Mar 2009 | 7:00 AM ET

    Global stocks started the week lower Monday as concerns over the fate of General Motors and Western banks prevailed. Experts interviewed by CNBC weigh in on the outlook for the global economy and on hopes that China will pick up the consumption tab to pull the world out of recession.

  • Pros Say: Quantitative Easing Will Help Friday, 6 Mar 2009 | 6:51 AM ET

    Global stocks were mixed Friday, while the dollar fell, rolling back from 3-year highs as demand for euro zone government debt rose ahead of the US February jobs report. Experts tell CNBC that quantitative easing will help get the global economy back on track.

  • Global Interest Rates Drop, US Dollar Rises Thursday, 5 Mar 2009 | 10:40 AM ET

    The Bank of England and European Central Bank slashed their interest rates to record lows today in an effort to bolster access to credit and contain the impact of a deepening recession.

  • Pros Say: Don't Hang Your Hopes on Chinese Stimulus Thursday, 5 Mar 2009 | 5:14 AM ET
    China, Chinese Flag

    Global stocks were down again on Thursday on investors' disappointment China did not announce new stimulus plans. Experts interviewed by CNBC weigh in on governments' efforts to stabilize the economy.

  • Pros Say: Payrolls May Fall More than Expected Wednesday, 4 Mar 2009 | 6:41 AM ET
    Your Job, Your Life | A CNBC Special Report

    Global stocks were back in the green Wednesday, and the dollar rose to 3-year highs, as investors scrambled to limit risk. But concerns about the stability of the financial sector persist as Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke failed to rule out further bank bailouts in his testimony on Tuesday.

  • Pros Say: We’re in Middle of U-Shaped Recession Tuesday, 3 Mar 2009 | 8:06 AM ET
    Financial Crisis

    Global stocks were mixed Tuesday after the major selloff the previous day. Markets have been shaken by concerns that the global financial sector woes are deepening.