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  • Travel Stocks: Don't Leave Home Without Them Monday, 28 Apr 2008 | 12:27 PM ET

    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.

  • Investor Mantra: DEE-fense!  DEE-fense! Monday, 28 Apr 2008 | 12:14 PM ET

    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.

  • Use Food Inflation to Bulk Up Your Portfolio Monday, 28 Apr 2008 | 11:39 AM ET

    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.

  • The Week:  Trading By the Numbers Saturday, 26 Apr 2008 | 11:42 AM ET

    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.

  • Midday Stock Chatter: Brazil and Consumables Friday, 25 Apr 2008 | 1:52 PM ET

    Overseas opportunities and recession proof consumer stocks were big in the stock chatter on CNBC Friday.

  • Brazil's Got It All -- Including Hot Investments Friday, 25 Apr 2008 | 12:47 PM ET

    Taking your portfolio global?  David Riedel thinks Brazil should be your first stop.

  • Fast-Track Stocks In a Slowing Economy Friday, 25 Apr 2008 | 12:42 PM ET

    How does an investor get on the fast track in a slowing economy?  Eric Schoenstein of Jensen Investment Management has a couple of suggestions.

  • Health Care Stocks with Healthy Outlooks Thursday, 24 Apr 2008 | 1:10 PM ET

    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' Stocks: Fun & Profit Thursday, 24 Apr 2008 | 11:55 AM ET

    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.

  • Sector Picks: Investing During A Slowdown Wednesday, 23 Apr 2008 | 2:58 PM ET

    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.

  • Stocks To Ride a Rally With Wednesday, 23 Apr 2008 | 2:16 PM ET

    Higher stock prices. They won't last, but while they're climbing, they're tradable. That's the message for investors from Barry James.

  • Tech Screen Part Two Wednesday, 23 Apr 2008 | 11:52 AM ET

    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.  

  • Protect Your Portfolio: Tech, Fast Food & Green Stocks Tuesday, 22 Apr 2008 | 11:40 AM ET

    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.

  • Blackrock CIO: Working Back with Tech Bets Tuesday, 22 Apr 2008 | 8:17 AM ET

    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.

  • Nortel CEO: Green Tech Good For Shareholders Monday, 21 Apr 2008 | 3:31 PM ET
    Nortel Networks President and CEO Mike Zafirovski (Adrian Wyld, AP)

    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.

  • Playing the Pharma Numbers Monday, 21 Apr 2008 | 10:46 AM ET

    Merck's revenues were light, but market reaction was positive.  Eli Lilly's earnings were up sharply, but still disappointed the Street.  So how does an investor play the results?

  • The Week: Banks, Techs Make Their Case Saturday, 19 Apr 2008 | 4:55 AM ET
    New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

    Big banks topped this week's investing news as they continued to fight their way through the subprime mortgage mess. For some, like JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup, which both reported earnings this week, it meant continued writedowns.