Investment Strategy


  • Goldman Sachs' Consumer Stock Best Buys for 2012 Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 12:29 PM ET
    Woman window shopping on a snowy street

    Goldman Sachs' latest "Conviction List" for the Americas, a roster of "buy"-rated U.S. stocks, highlights 11 consumer companies. TheStreet.com details the profiles, market cap, potential upside and 2011 return of these companies.

  • Money in Motion: How to Play the Euro   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 12:28 PM ET
    Money in Motion: How to Play the Euro

    A check on the next move for the euro and other areas currency traders are finding value right now, with Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank director of foreign exchange.

  • Oil Pops Above $100   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 12:15 PM ET
    Oil Pops Above $100

    Crude futures are back near $100 a barrel on supply concerns and reports that Iran is conducting military exercises. The trade on oil, with Daniel Dicker, TheStreet.com senior contributor.

  • McDonalds Is Well Positioned   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 11:47 AM ET
    McDonalds Is Well Positioned

    Lately, consumers have been craving McCafé Peppermint Mochas and McRibs. Discussing the successful business planning behind the recent rally for McDonalds shares, with Matt DiFrisco, Lazard Capital Markets senior restaurant analyst and CNBC's Melissa Lee.

  • Verizon to Buy Netflix?   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 10:37 AM ET
    Verizon to Buy Netflix?

    Netflix shares are trading higher on speculation that Verizon is looking to acquire the online movie provider. A look at where the stock is headed, with Michael Olson, PiperJaffray senior research analyst.

  • What Markets Want from Wall Street   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 10:19 AM ET
    What Markets Want from Wall Street

    Discussing Europe's impact on the markets and an outlook for 2012, with Dan Genter, RNC Genter Capital Mgmt. CEO/CIO and Wasif Latif, USAA vice president of equity investments.

  • Faber Report: Verizon   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 9:39 AM ET
    Faber Report: Verizon

    CNBC's David Faber has the details on Verizon's current business strategy to develop more customer 4G network usage and bring down company costs. CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in.

  • Investors Clinic: Michel Kappen on Whisky Investment Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 9:33 AM ET
    Whiskey bottles

    The second in a series of special investors clinics for CNBC's alternative investment program, Michel Kappen answers your questions on the whisky investment market

  • Downer Outlook Down Under Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 8:54 AM ET

    The breakdown in materials bodes ill for the Aussie dollar, this strategist says.

  • Liquid Gold: Whisky Investments Can Hit the Spot Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 8:44 AM ET
    Glass of Whiskey

    Fine whisky has been part of Scotland’s heritage for more 500 years, but it is only recently that the investment opportunities for its most famous export have become clear.

  • Futures Higher; Retail, Best Buy Limit Gains Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 8:10 AM ET

    US stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open for Wall Street on Tuesday as European shares edged up following a sharply lower close on Monday.

  • Home Depot Founders: Housing & Economy   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 7:00 AM ET
    Home Depot Founders: Housing & Economy

    Discussing why Home Depot is still in a good position despite the drop in contractor business, with Kenneth Langone, Invemed Associates/Home Depot co-founder; Arthur Blank, Home Depot co-founder, and Bernie Marcus, Home Depot co-founder/Marcus Foundation chairman, who weigh in on the slowdown in real estate and home builder business. The co-founders also discuss why former CEO Robert Nardelli was not the right leader for Home Depot's business.

  • Early Read on the Markets   Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 6:31 AM ET
    Early Read on the Markets

    Today's Fed meeting will address the ability to ease the deterioration in financial conditions, says Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management; with Michael Woolfolk, Bank of New York Mellon, who says today's meeting will include a vote of confidence against the solution in Europe.

  • Bulls Seek Major Rebound From Targacept Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 6:02 AM ET

    Targacept has been exiled to the woodshed, but yesterday the buyers came back in force.

  • Investors, Stay Away From Russia for Now: Analysts Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 2:14 AM ET
    Vladimir Putin

    Russian stocks and the rouble held above their two-week lows, but analysts said that, at least until Dec. 24, investors would be better off staying away from Russia.

  • Hendry's 'China Short' Fund Makes Big Returns Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 9:08 PM ET
    New multistory apartments are build across the street from older single floor homes in western Gansu province, China.

    Shorting the credit of companies positioned to do badly from a Chinese slowdown has proved to be one of the hedge fund industry’s most successful trades of 2011. The Financial Times report.

  • Doll: U.S. Economic Growth Accelerating   Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 7:13 PM ET
    Doll: U.S. Economic Growth Accelerating

    Should investors remain bullish on America despite an ailing Europe? Robert Doll, BlackRock, and David Malpass, Encima Global, provide investment strategies.

  • Cramer's High-Yielding Pipeline Play: ENB   Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 6:45 PM ET
    Cramer's High-Yielding Pipeline Play: ENB

    "This company has never cut it's dividend." says Mad Money's Jim Cramer, discussing Enbridge's 3.17% yield, and growth prospects, with Patrick Daniel, Enbridge Inc CEO.

  • Lightning Round   Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 6:40 PM ET
    Lightning Round

    You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.

  • Hexcel: Airborne Profits?   Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 6:25 PM ET
    Hexcel: Airborne Profits?

    May Money's Cramer explains why it makes sense for investors to take advantage of companies that have a business cycle of their own, like Hexcel Corporation, which is a fantastic play on the roaring aerospace.