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  • Investors Flock to Commodities in First Quarter Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 10:17 AM ET

    Thanks to optimism about global economic growth and a stabilization of the euro zone debt crisis, assets in exchange traded products hit a record in the first three months of the year, according to a new report.

  • 5 Star Bond Bets Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 10:17 AM ET
    5 Star Bond Bets

    A look at the best places to put your investment dollars during the current market rally, with Jason Brady, Thornburg Investment Management head of fixed income.

  • Intel Tops Expectations, But Stock Slips Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 10:07 AM ET
    Intel Tops Expectations, But Stock Slips

    Intel's earnings beat expectations on the top and bottom line, but net income fell 13% and shares of the tech giant fell in after hours trading. Mike McConnell, Pacific Crest Securities analyst, weighs in on the outlook for the stock and the tech sector.

  • Morici: The GOP’s Winning Issues and Losing Strategies Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 9:16 AM ET

    Social conservatives are at it again—sacrificing the opportunity to advance their agenda on the altar of ideological purity.

  • Futures Down; Citi, Berkshire Point Lower Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 8:58 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were lower Wednesday as central banks seemed to drift away from the idea of injecting more monetary stimulus and European shares fell.

  • Earnings Expectations for Q1 Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 8:17 AM ET
    Earnings Expectations for Q1

    It's been a solid earnings week so far, with over 70% of the S&P 500 companies beating estimates. Stephanie Link, The Street director of research, provides a look at what investors can expect for the remainder of earnings season.

  • Stocks to Watch: CHSI, BLK, PNC & More Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 7:54 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:

  • Is the U.S. Recovery Wavering? Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 6:41 AM ET
    Is the U.S. Recovery Wavering?

    Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman, explains his slightly bearish outlook on the U.S recovery, and weighs in on important developments in China and the euro zone's "lack of growth" crisis.

  • Takeover Hopes Draw Option Bulls to MIPS Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 6:23 AM ET

    MIPS Technologies wants to be acquired, and the bulls jumped into the name yesterday.

  • Obama Seeks to Strengthen Supervision of Oil Markets Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 7:15 PM ET
    Obama Seeks to Strengthen Supervision of Oil Markets

    President Obama's plan takes aim at Wall Street's role in the oil price chain, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN), and Rep. Dennis Kucinich, (D-OH), also weigh in.

  • Cramer Explains the VIX Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 6:45 PM ET
    Cramer Explains the VIX

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer is tracking the technicals in the VIX for insight into the market's erratic behavior.

  • Lightning Round Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 6:40 PM ET
    Lightning Round

    You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.

  • Waste Management CEO Explains Nat Gas Initiatives Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 6:25 PM ET
    Waste Management CEO Explains Nat Gas Initiatives

    David Steiner, Waste Management president & CEO, discusses current nat gas initiatives, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • One-on-One with Cheniere Energy CEO Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 6:15 PM ET
    One-on-One with Cheniere Energy CEO

    Charif Souki, Cheniere Energy chairman & CEO, offers insight on natural gas and the company's financing of its Sabine Pass Project, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Coca-Cola bottles

    Although PepsiCo may have more upside than Coca-Cola, Pepsi stock also carries additional risk for investors, said John Faucher, senior U.S. beverage analyst at JPMorgan.

  • Cramer Explains 'Risk on vs. Risk Off' Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 6:00 PM ET
    Cramer Explains 'Risk on vs. Risk Off'

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains what "risk on, risk off" really means.

  • Fast Money Final Trade Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 5:58 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade

    The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Dow Tops 13,000, Nasdaq Spikes Above 3,000 Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 5:38 PM ET

    Stocks ended near session highs Tuesday, with all three major averages logging their best rally in a month, helped by a handful of positive earnings reports and as fears over Europe diminished.

  • Market Rebound: 'Earnings Have Really Driven Stocks' Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 5:26 PM ET

    Despite the recent stock pullback, corporate earnings are expected to continue giving the market some short-term momentum.

  • Becky Speaks With Buffett Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 5:19 PM ET
    Becky Speaks With Buffett

    CNBC's Becky Quick just got off the phone with Warren Buffett. "He says he feels very good right now, and again, it's nothing out of the ordinary," she tells CNBC's "Fast Money."