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  • 2 Definite No-Nos for Every Investor Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 10:56 PM ET

    Whatever you do, Cramer says, avoid these common but costly mistakes.

  • Cramer’s Stock Market Survival School Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 10:53 PM ET

    A step-by-step guide for keeping your money as safe as possible during these trying times.

  • What's On: Oil, Gold, Earnings and Housing Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 8:42 PM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Five Things to Watch: Apple, Gold at $1500 & More Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 7:14 PM ET
    Raj & the Govt. Rest

    Gas prices reach a tipping point, gold prices reach a record level, and Raj Rajaratnam reaches for… well, just reaches. Here's what we're watching…

  • Bank America Merrill Lynch has told employees it will exit the business of making private equity investments, according to an internal memo distributed to employees.

  • Why Is IBM Down After the Bell? Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 5:09 PM ET

    After the close, IBM reported earnings and revenues well above expectations ($2.41 vs. $2.29 consensus). In fact, it was the best first quarter of constant currency growth in 10 years.

  • Stocks End Higher, Led by Materials, Energy Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 4:50 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher, recovering about half of Monday's losses in the wake of Standard & Poor's revised outlook on U.S. debt amid a slew of largely upbeat earnings and a burst in commodity prices.

  • Stocks Rise Modestly Before Close; J&J Gains Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 3:58 PM ET

    Stocks traded higher Tuesday as investors absorbed a slew of largely upbeat earnings reports, several from financial companies, and as energy stocks turned higher along with oil.

  • Heading Down To Rio Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 3:38 PM ET

    We are headed to Brazil Saturday for the week. I will be filing reports from the largest and most populous country in South America next week.

  • Blackboard Stock Soars; Bears Doubt a Sale Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 3:14 PM ET

    News that Blackboard has hired Barclays Capital to evaluate “strategic alternatives” after receiving an unsolicited proposal caused its stock to rise by more than 30 percent to all-time highs.

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    A wobbly stock market facing pressure from numerous sides could be setting itself up as a victim of one of the oldest market dangers: Sell in May and Go Away.

  • Man on a yacht

    A US Trust survey of 457 high-net-wealth individuals released Tuesday found 51 percent said it is not important to leave their kids an inheritance, even though their children's success is an important measure of their own success.

  • Commodities Lead Midday Rally Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 2:44 PM ET

    It's a strange day: This is a commodity-led rally — as silver and gold hit new highs, and crude sits just below new highs, the midday stock advance is being led by energy and material names.

  • During the last 10 years the hedge fund industry has outperformed the market with less volatility, Simon Fludgate, partner at Aksia, a hedge fund research and advisory firm, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Analyze This: Chip Confusion Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 12:32 PM ET
    Analyze This:  Chip Confusion

    The Fast Money traders, and Craig Berger, FBR Capital Markets weigh in on trades you should put down today.

  • Toyota After the Quake Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 12:21 PM ET
    Toyota After the Quake

    A look at Toyota after the quake and hedge funds with Bob Carter, Toyota head of North American sales, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Bullish on Ryanair's Free Flights: Investor Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 12:02 PM ET

    Tired of skyhigh ticket prices? Irish airline Ryanair bets you are, and it's prepared — get this — to let you fly the skies for free, Ken Fisher, founder of Fisher Investments, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Stocks Pare Gains as Tech, Banks Slip Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 11:51 AM ET

    Stocks pared gains Tuesday after a slew of earnings reports that were largely positive a day after the markets took a thrashing following Standard & Poor's revision of its outlook for U.S. debt.

  • Stocks to Watch: Goldman Sachs, Cisco and More ... Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 10:47 AM ET
    Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

  • Geithner on Charm Offensive Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 9:24 AM ET

    This craziness in Europe cannot continue. Greece just issued 13-week paper at a yield of 4.1 percent — to put this in perspective, Germany pays 3.8 percent for its 30-year bond. That's right: Greece is paying more for 3-month paper than Germany pays for a 30-year bond.