Maria Bartiromo's Market Message

CNBC's Maria Bartiromo discusses Thursday's wild market ride and rally, and looks ahead to Friday's events.

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Topics discussed:

- Washington Mutual (WaMu) - Are Citi and Wells Fargo shopping?

- Manufacturing activity

- Jobless increase, thanks to Hurricane Ike

- Thursday's market rally (Dow closing up 410 points!) after a report by CNBC's Charlie Gasparino that Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson had a market rescue plan.

- Possible money infusions from the Fed, ECB and Bank of Japan.

CNBC Opinion: