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Options, food inflation and -- believe it or not -- travel and leisure plays figured big in Monday's stock chatter on CNBC.
With only a couple of days left in April, the markets have had a great month so far. The major US indices are up 5% or more month-to-date. Here are some stats for the month and what history has shown for the rest of year when April finishes strong.
With fuel prices rising, consumer opinion of airlines plunging, and terrorism an ever-present danger, investing in travel stocks might seem like an unusual move for an investor. But Brent Wilsey of Wilsey Asset Management thinks the water's fine.
For investors right now, the best offense is a good defense. That's how John Dorfman of the Dorfman Value Fund and Thunderstorm Capital sees it.
James Altucher of Formula Capital sees potential nutrition for investors in the world's ravenous and growing appetite for food. Read on for his outlook -- and stock picks.
For this Green Week ending, April 25, 2008 the US Markets ended the week slightly to the upside driven by a comeback in the dollar, a streak of records for crude oil, better than expected jobless claims, 26-year low consumer sentiment, surprise earnings, and a 10 point victory for Hillary Clinton in the Pennsylvania Democratic primary.
Earnings Season shifted into high gear, both corporate results and economic statistics were all over the proverbial map, and investors and traders found opportunities in some unlikely places.
Earnings and commodities ruled the week. The NASDAQ led the major US indexes in gains up almost 1% for the week. The S&P 500 closed above 1,395 breaking through the February highs and a major resistance level.
Overseas opportunities and recession proof consumer stocks were big in the stock chatter on CNBC Friday.
Taking your portfolio global? David Riedel thinks Brazil should be your first stop.
How does an investor get on the fast track in a slowing economy? Eric Schoenstein of Jensen Investment Management has a couple of suggestions.
What's the best sector for improving your stock portfolio near-term? Jeff Krumpleman of Fifth Third Asset Management thinks it's health care, and he has some specific selections that back him up.
Redneck" and "Wall Street" are not often mentioned in the same sentence, but they're close companions where Mark Travis is concerned. The chief investment officer of Intrepid Capital Funds counts so-called "redneck" shares among his favorites.
Despite oil's gains, the Dow, Nasdaq and S&P continue to move to the upside. CNBC asked the experts where you should put your money now.
Higher stock prices. They won't last, but while they're climbing, they're tradable. That's the message for investors from Barry James.
About a month ago, I ran a Tech stock screen for a story Dennis Kneale was doing on air looking at companies that had been beaten up but had high earnings forecasts. Now with Apple and Amazon reporting today, I thought it would be interesting to see how these stock have performed.
Stocks slid Tuesday in response to disappointing earnings announcements, but that doesn’t mean investors portfolios have to take a hit. CNBC asked market experts how investors could protect their portfolios and their profits, and here are some of their suggestions.
Last month, he heard the bell ringing. Now, he sees a long road to recovery. BlackRock vice chairman and global CIO of equities Bob Doll believes there's a lot of ground to be regained.
Green Week technology: Mike Zafirovski, chief executive of Nortel Networks, says his firm is playing a key role in the search for cost-effective corporate environmentalism. In an interview with CNBC, Zafirovski described how Nortel is helping corporate customers save energy -- and increasing value for Nortel's own shareholders.
Now that the first week of the technology earnings is over, many investors are breathing a sigh of relief.