Investment Strategy


  • Thank You, Steve Jobs Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 9:36 AM ET

    Calm European banks = Calm U.S. open. For three weeks, there has been a simple, unfailing indicator for pre-open trading in the U.S.: European banks immediately after the European open. Today, those banks are for the most part fractionally to the upside, as is our market.

  • Dow Futures Jump as Berkshire Invests in BofA Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 9:17 AM ET

    Futures turned positive Thursday, as Berkshire Hathaway said it will invest $5 billion in Bank of America. Futures had been under pressure all morning after weekly jobless claims gained more than expected and following news that Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced his resignment.

  • Buffett Buys $5B in BofA Stock  Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 9:14 AM ET

    Billionaire investor Warren Buffett invests in 50,000 Bank of America preferred shares. Insight with CNBC's Jim Cramer & Becky Quick.

  • Gold Losing Luster?  Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 8:37 AM ET

    Insight on what gold's long term weigh is for investors, with Tom Pawlicki, MF Global precious metals analyst.

  • Will Apple Continue to Succeed?  Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 7:00 AM ET

    Only the future will tell Apple's success, says William Power, Robert W. Baird & Co. senior research analyst, who adds that Tim Cook will do as good a job as anyone can do. The company is in a very good position because of the product lineup planned over the next couple of years.

  • Emerging Market Private Equity Back to Pre-Crisis Levels Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 12:54 AM ET

    A fresh recovery is driven by a combination of changing asset allocations at Western institutional investors, who are rethinking their attitudes to alternative asset classes and emerging markets.

  • Will the S&P 500 Plunge Again or Bounce Back? Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:52 PM ET

    Although the S&P 500 has fallen almost 170 points this month to close at 1,177 on Wednesday, one strategist thinks it could drop further—while another thinks the index could bounce back by the end of the year.

  • Clean Harbors CEO Talks to Cramer  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:45 PM ET

    Insight on the boom for environmental and clean-up outfits like Clean Harbors, with Alan S. McKim, Clean Harbors chairman & CEO, and Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • T. Boone Pickens Talks Energy  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    T. Boone Pickens speaks to Mad Money host Jim Cramer about alternative energy sources.

  • CLR CEO Speaks to Cramer  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:15 PM ET

    Harold Hamm, Continental Resources CEO, speaks to Mad Money host Jim Cramer about doing business in the Bakken, a new oil boomtown in America.

  • Mad Money, August 24, 2011  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Cramer in North Dakota  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his view on the markets now. "We like what we see in stocks," he says. "People are too negative; the shortsellers could be wrong." And North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple shares insight on the state's new oil frontier, Bakken, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Fast Money Web Extra  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Fast Money Final Trade  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

    The Fast Money guys share their final trades of the day.

  • Options Action: Gold  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 5:50 PM ET

    How to protect your gold position, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities and Options Action trader.

  • Time to Buy Amazon?  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 5:45 PM ET

    Amazon has dropped 15% just in the past month. So is it time to snap up shares? UBS adds Amazon to the "most preferred" list, with the Fast Money team.

  • Opportunities in M&A  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 5:42 PM ET

    Insight on various deals underway on the Street, with the Fast Money traders.

  • China IPO or Panda  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 5:41 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders offer their takes on various Chinese stocks, including Lam Soon and Shenyin Wanguo.

  • Stock Pops & Drops  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 5:40 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Is the Bottom in?  Wednesday, 24 Aug 2011 | 5:18 PM ET

    Jeff Saut, Raymond James, says the bottoming process now is similar to what traders saw in the fall of 1978.