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  • Losing money comes with the territory in trading and investing. The winners just do a better job of managing (or they actually manage!) their capital.

  • Lightning Round

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

  • Cramer's Confident In Ascena Retail

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer is taking a closer look at Ascena Retail Group since its latest acquisition of Charming Shoppes.

  • Cramer: Fed's Impact Has Nothing on Spain & China

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses China's unexpected interest rate cut and explains why he "would rather be in Beijing listening to their Fed Chief than in Washington listen to ours."

  • Fast Money Final Trade

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

  • Trade of the Day: 'Sprint'-ing Towards a Rebound?

    The Fast Money traders discuss the impact Sprint Nextel's decision to offer the prepaid iPhone service on its Virgin Mobile brand phone is having on its stock.

  • Fast Money Portfolio: Chicago Cubs Owner on Bonds

    Chicago Cubs owner and chairman of Incapital Tom Ricketts, shares his opinions on how investors can organize their portfolios in a low-rate economy.

  • USG CEO Metcalf: We Want to Create Our Own Recovery

    Jim Metcalf, the CEO of Chicago-based building materials giant USG, discusses his company's latest product "UltraLight," and the relationship between his stock's success and the housing recovery.

  • Finding Returns Amid the Turmoil

    In today's Fast Money, the traders are live from Chicago, and Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital and CNBC's Rick Santelli, weigh in on how to trade the low-rate environment and where the market might be headed next.

  • Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies before the Joint Economic Committee on Capitol Hill June 7, 2012 in Washington, DC.

    Bernanke is following the example of ECB President Mario Draghi, who has been vocal about the need for politicians to step up and deliver on their policy responsibilities—and not just rely on the central bank.

  • Top 400 Earners Saw Income Drop: IRS

    IRS reports show that the top 400 earners saw their incomes drop at much steeper rates than the rest of the population from 2007 to 2009, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Stocks lost steam in the final hour of trading to finish mixed Thursday, after the Federal Reserve announced new capital rules for financials and following Bernanke's comments that offered little hope for further central bank intervention.

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    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:

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    When China surprised investors with an interest rate cut, it sent the Australian dollar soaring. This strategist thinks the Aussie is headed back to earth.

  • Pimco's El-Erian Talks Equities & Rate Cuts

    Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO & co-CIO, offers his view on equity market volatility, China's interest rate cut, and Ben Bernanke's remarks today.

  • After a prolonged slide, the euro is suddenly on a roll. Don't be fooled, this strategist says.

  • Fitzpatrick's Fed Plays

    Dan Fitzpatrick, StockMarketMentor.com, explains how to play Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill today.

  • Money in Motion: Sell Aussie Dollar on China Rate Cut?

    Willie Williams, Societe Generale, says investors should sell the Australian dollar now. "The move today by China indicates that they are concerned about growth," he says.

  • A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    I did something Wednesday that I didn’t think I was ever going to be able to do. Not only did I establish a position in social media giant Facebook, but I did so while feeling good about the decision.

  • High-End Retail Cracking?

    Lululemon's earnings beat Wall Street expectations. Liz Dunn, Macquairie analyst, weighs in on the results and the high-end retail sector overall.