Investment Strategy


  • Options Action: Viacom B     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:52 PM ET

    An options play against long Viacom B shares, with Mike Khouw, Cantor Fitzgerald.

  • Chinese Stocks Take a Hit     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:49 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the disappointing earnings on Youku and Dangdang, and how to play Chinese internet stocks.

  • Computers & Currency Trading     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:42 PM ET

    Computer models aren't working like they used to, says Robert Savage, Track.com CEO, with a look at trading currencies amid market volatility.

  • Gold & Oil Sell-Off in Tandem?     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:31 PM ET

    Discussing what's driving the sell-off in Thursday's markets, and particularly oil and gold, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, and the Fast Money traders with a look at General Motors, one year after its IPO.

  • Pops & Drops     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:31 PM ET

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

  • Volatility Playbook     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:29 PM ET

    A fear trade on a wildly fluctuating VIX and how to play it, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.

  • Trading the Super Committee & Europe     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders with the play on Salesforce.com, and the Gap. Also, discussing the Fed, and the outlook for the U.S. economy and Europe, with Curtis Arledge, BNY Mellon Investment Management CEO.

  • No Fire for Amazon's Stock     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:11 PM ET

    Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray analyst, discusses the lackluster performance in Amazon stock and whether its smartphone will be able to compete with Apple. Also, the Fast Money traders weigh in on Hewlett-Packard's new board member, Ralph Whitworth.

  • Jefferies Slump Continues on Europe Fears     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    Discussing the impact Euro fears has taken on Jefferies' stock, with Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill, and the Fast Money traders.

  • Fast Money, November 17, 2011     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • Stocks End Sharply Lower Amid EU Worries Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 4:37 PM ET

    Stocks eased off their worst levels, but still finished lower in another thin, volatile session Thursday as investors sifted through a handful of headlines from the euro zone and after the S&P breached a key technical level.

  • Gap & Foot Locker in Focus     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 4:16 PM ET

    Discussing Gap and Foot Locker earnings, with Jennifer Davis, Lazard Capital Markets, and Michael Binetti, UBS.

  • Banks Bracing for 2012 Euro Financial Apocalypse Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 4:11 PM ET

    As the European debt crisis threatens to spiral out of control, banks are scrambling behind the scenes to protect their balance sheets and hedge their exposure to ride-out an increasingly scary 2012.

  • Checking Market Close     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 4:08 PM ET

    Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management, and Chris Cordaro, RegentAtlantic Capital, discuss the future direction of markets at the day's close.

  • MF Global Clients Get Relief But, No Resolution Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 4:07 PM ET
    MF Global

    There was welcome news Thursday for some former clients of MF Global Holdings. The judge hearing the motion to transfer cash accounts from the now defunct MF Global to other brokerages has approved the request. While certainly a step in the right direction, there are still many issues that need to be resolved.

  • The Nordic Currency That's Ready to Heat Up Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 3:57 PM ET

    The Norwegian krone is getting ready to rise against the currency next door, this strategist says.

  • Angie's List Debuts on Market     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 3:47 PM ET

    The consumer review website's IPO spiked 20% in its first day of trading, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Talking Numbers: Gold's Decline     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 3:29 PM ET

    Insight on how to trade the drop in gold prices, with Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak, and Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson.

  • New Careers After 40 Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 3:27 PM ET
    Life may begin at 40, but job searches that begin at that age can be discouraging. After all, it’s not the job market that it used to be. Entire professions are disappearing, and the labor market is flooded with unmarried, childless, eager young applicants whose salary requirements are generally lower.Despite this grim scenario, older workers shouldn’t despair. They bring such hard-won assets as experience and discipline to the table, and the people doing the hiring know it. “Savvy employers are

    CNBC.com spoke with experts in tech, human resources, and finance to determine which professions are best for workers over 40.

  • Villere Balanced Fund     Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    George Young, Partner at St. Denis J. Villere & Co., shares insight on the Villere Balanced Fund.