When all was said and done in a violently volatile five days last week, the stock market's major averages stood substantially higher.

In a week that saw massive intraday swings and a down day Friday, the Dow added 4.8%, the S&P 500 rose 5% and the Nasdaq finished higher by 3.8%.

Has the stock market finally settled down, what with all these bailout plans and massive liquidity injections by central banks, or are we not out of the credit market woods yet?

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This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.com.

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