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New Report: GMOs Causing Massive Pesticide Pollution

Andrew Kimbrell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Kimbrell

There is one fact about genetically engineered foods that there is no debate about: no one wakes up in the morning eager to buy gene-altered food. There's good reason for this.

Arianna Calls Out Kudlow For Dow '50,000' Prediction, Urges People To Ditch Bailed Out Banks (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Huff TV

Arianna was on CNBC's "The Call" today to discuss the Move Your Money campaign. Host Larry Kudlow challenged the idea of switching money from big ban...

Where Do We Go From Here?

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

The only sensible approach to investing is to buy into well-understood businesses when they are offered substantially below what they are worth, and to sell them as they approach intrinsic value.

Start Of Another 18-Year Bull Market? Don't Get Your Hopes Up

Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Henry Blodget

People are starting to draw comparisons to 1983, the second-year of an amazing 18-year bull market that took the Dow up 10-fold. Could they possibly be right?

Navigating The Economy

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

The business cycle is not dead. America has many coping mechanisms to deal with the current hangover. As it has before, this country will unleash the innovative, hard working and productive side of its citizens.

Friday Talking Points [87] -- A Tale Of Two Houses

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Simply for acting like a leader this week, Speaker Pelosi wins the Most Impressive Democrat Of The Week award hands-down.

Fear Recedes

James Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
James Berman

Common knowledge doesn't influence markets, only true surprises do.

Investors cash in some gains from big rally

AP | TIM PARADIS and SARA LEPRO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Caution reasserted itself on Wall Street, sending stocks down sharply but not enough to stop the market from notching its third strai...

Stocks manage moderate gain after erratic session

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street is showing it still has some moxie. Investors shook off an attack of nerves that wiped out a big early advance Wednesday...

The market bottom? no way Ben

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Diane Francis

Bank stocks had their best week on record last week and early this week as investors bet the bottom had been reached. I don't think so and hope I'm wr...

Media Using Dow As Obama Tracking Poll

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the Dow embarked on a long slide after Inauguration Day -- a nearly 2,000-point slide, to be precise -- the drumbeat seemed to grow louder. "There...

A Better Plan for the Banking System

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

Take the money earmarked to large, corrupt and failing banks that wretchedly brought us to the precipice, and have the FDIC offer matching capital to anyone setting up a new community bank.

Why Obama Should Ignore The Dow: Newsweek

Newsweek | Daniel Gross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Investment professionals and econo-pundits claiming to speak for Wall Street have been blaming President Obama for the recent run of losses in the sto...

Reports of the Death of Equities: Greatly Exaggerated

James Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
James Berman

The successful investors will be the ones who wait out this period and reap the rewards once the tide turns, which it will. Soon we hope.

What the Market is Telling Us Now

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

There is plenty of uncertainty now, but much less risk, because high quality stocks are available at much lower prices, and logically an investment is more attractive and less risky if made at a lower price.

The Obama Revolution

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

The new budget President Obama proposed last week is no less than another American revolution, an economic revolution that changes the very fundamenta...

Dow Dips Below 7,000

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — A relentless sell-off in the stock market Monday blew through barriers that would have been unthinkable just weeks ago, and investors...

Dow Industrials Have Worst Month Since 1933

Wall Street Journal | Peter A. McKay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A late burst of selling sealed a dismal finish for the stock market, which hit a fresh 12-year low on Friday as Citigroup sold a bigger chunk of itsel...

Paulson Policy Failures

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

The Treasury's policy did nothing to build confidence or stabilize the markets. The precipitous drop of the equity markets in October and November are the market's judgment on their policies.

Comparing Bear Markets, 1929-2009

The Big Picture | Barry Ritholtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Check out the comparison of the current market, including Friday's low, to all previous bear markets. ...

How Big is This Bailout?

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

It's not the government's job to make stocks go up. It's their job to ensure stability and confidence to counter the fear and panic now so prevalent all over the world. Markets will find their own equilibrium when that happens.

Stocks Stumble As Investors Fear Worsening Economy

AP | SARA LEPRO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street ended its worst January ever by stumbling again over the banking system and the economy. The major indexes all fell shar...

Dow Rises On The Backs Of Tech, Financial Stocks

AP | TIM PARADIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Investors acted Wednesday as if they had overdone it a day earlier. Wall Street snapped back from a steep sell-off with a rebound in...

Stimulus Plans Don't Work

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

Spending is the problem that caused this crisis in the first place. We cannot fix the problem using more of its root cause.

The Story of 2008: What Went Wrong?

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

Bear markets are difficult experiences, but they provide unique prospects. I believe we will look at the present U.S. stock market valuations as perhaps the best investment opportunity of a generation.