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Video: Maria Bartiromo's Market Message

Maria's Market Message

Maria Bartiromo discusses Monday's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's events. (Watch her live on CNBC TV's Closing Bell.)

Topics discussed in video above:

Oil prices: crude jumped $16.37 -- or nearly 16 percent -- to close Nymex trade at $120.92. That's the largest one-day dollar or percentage gain ever.

Lennar earnings Tuesday. What will the homebuilder report?

The U.S. dollar/euro : its worst 1-day decline in seven years.

Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley convert to bank holding companies.

Microsoft , Hewlett-Packard sink cash into huge stock buybacks.

Nike has a $5 billion buyback plan of its own.

And AIG shares climb 23 percent Monday; Bartiromo interviews new CEO Ed Liddy. (Click for Liddy interview.)