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  • Financial stocks continue to take a beating, but Anton Schutz, portfolio manager of Mendon Capital, sees opportunities in financials with “too much capital.”

  • Stocks rose Tuesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced a major step to help support strained commercial-paper markets.

  • S&P's Sam Stovall says history points to an 18 percent market bounce in six months. The chief investment strategist told CNBC of his "Moses movement" scenario — and the sectors that will lead the recovery.

  • It may not be the bottom -- but it's *enough* of a bottom to get back into the market, says Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3live.com.

  • Michael Yoshikami, president and chief investment strategist at YCMNET Advisors, says if we haven’t hit the market bottom already, we’re at least two-thirds of the way there.

  • Stocks rose Tuesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced a major step to help support strained commercial-paper markets.

  • Charles Bradford of Soleil Securities expects Alcoa Aluminum to fall short of analyst expectations when it reports after the bell Tuesday.

  • Futures declined Tuesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced its fourth-quarter term auction schedule, unnerving investors who anxiously await signs of some coordinated response by global central banks to unfreeze the credit markets.

  • Wachovia shares are down Monday on "crisis psychology" -- but hedge fund master Bill Ackman of Pershing Square is optimistic. He scooped up a 7 percent stake in Wachovia on the news that Citigroup would buy the troubled financial's banking business. And Wells Fargo's counterbid makes it all even better.

  • Maria Bartiromo discusses Monday's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow.

  • The Dow pared its massive loss in the final hour of trading Monday after fear that the credit crisis is spreading rippled through world markets. The blue-chip index ended down about 370 points, after being down as much as 800 at one point.

  • China opened the door to short selling and margin trading. Morgan Stanley's Jerry Lou told CNBC what the new trade means for Chinese financial health -- and the fear of a global meltdown.

  • The Dow dropped below 9,600 Monday after global markets took a pounding amid fear that the credit crisis is spreading around the globe.

  • The Dow dropped below 9,900 Monday after global markets took a pounding amid fear that the credit crisis is spreading around the globe.

  • Three market predictions: Robin Griffiths at Cazenove Capital told CNBC he sees the euro falling to $1.30 — and possibly lower; the S&P 500 will continue to plummet; and gold may slip to $750 — before rallying toward $1,400.

  • The Dow dropped below 10000 Monday after global markets took a pounding amid fear that the credit crisis is spreading around the globe.

  • Wall Street was set to plunge at the open Monday as a $700 billion plan approved by Congress on Friday failed to restore confidence in the global banking system.

  • Art Hogan, managing director at Jefferies, advises investors to look at stocks that are ridiculously cheap.

  • Can you trust bond ETFs? Investors are turning to bonds and exchange-traded funds for stability and safety. But in this installment of CNBC 101, Trader Talk blogger Bob Pisani tells why bond ETFs may be hiding more than meets the eye.

  • Maria Bartiromo discusses Thursday's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's events.