Tuesday saw Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner in front of the Congressional Oversight Panel, answering questions about the Troubled Asset Relief Program. Geithner said in a letter before his testimony that $109.6 billion in resources remain in TARP funds.
In earnings news,
, earning $419 million, or 24 cents a share, which was 4 cents above average estimates but down from 62 cents a share in the year-earlier quarter. USB was lately up $1.95, or 12.2%, at $17.89.
Also reporting were
. Caterpillar was lately up 16 cents to $30.64 after
reporting a first-quarter loss
. Coke was down $1.25, or 2.8%, at $43.08, and Merck was down $1.55, or 6.2%, at $23.67.
in a deal
on the heels of
. IBM was recently up $1.11, or 1.1%, at $101.54, Oracle was up 83 cents, or 4.4%, at $10.65, and Sun was up 5 cents to $9.20.
With this in mind, we thought we'd take a look at some of the stocks making headlines lately and see what Jim Cramer's had to say about them.
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