Investment Strategy


  • Bernanke Testifies to Congress on U.S. Monetary Policy

    Traders will be tuned in to Bernanke's Senate testimony Wednesday to see what he says about the economy and any new stimulus measures. Don't get too excited about a QE3, one economist said — that was just the Fed thinking out loud.

  • Lightning Round  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 6:40 PM ET

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

  • Stock Pops & Drops  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 5:40 PM ET

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

  • S&P's 20-Day Highs Expanding  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 5:18 PM ET

    A look at the percentage of names in the S&P 500 at a 20-day high, with Jeff DeGraaf.

  • Fed Signals QE3  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    Markets bounced on the Fed's hint of another round of stimulus, with the Fast Money team.

  • Stocks End Lower After Ireland Rating Cut Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 4:59 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower for the third session Tuesday after shrugging off the latest Fed minutes even as some officials raised the possibility of further easing and following news that Moody's downgraded Ireland's rating, raising more contagion fears.

  • What's On: Bernanke, Big Caps and News Corp Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 4:22 PM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Analysts See Slowing PC, Semiconductor Markets Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 4:12 PM ET
  • Stocks Shrug Off Fed Minutes; Industrials Slip Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 3:30 PM ET

    Stocks shaved their gains Tuesday after Fed officials raised the possibility of further easing if economic growth continues to slow and following news that Moody's downgraded Ireland's rating.

  • Market Rallies on Fed Minutes Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 3:04 PM ET

    The stock market rallied because it saw something they didn't expect from the Federal Reserve minutes: the Fed has had a robust debate on a third round of quantitative easing.

  • Markets to Italy: It's Not About You Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 1:59 PM ET

    Italian bond yields are up, stocks are down, and Prime Minister Berlusconi is vowing quick passage of an austerity plan. But the real problem is the euro.

  • Cisco Pink Slips on the Way  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 1:26 PM ET

    The tech bellwether plans to layoff thousands of workers in an attempt to reduce costs. Will investors buy into the plan, with Alkesh Shah, Evercore Partners.

  • S&P Below 1,250 Could Mean Correction: Arbeter Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 1:13 PM ET

    Mark Arbeter, chief technical strategist for Standard & Poor's, told CNBC Tuesday a move below 1,250 on the S&P 500 would be dangerous because it would raise the potential for a serious correction.

  • Techs and Autos: Expectations Reset Downward? Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 12:50 PM ET

    Standard and Poor's reflected their concerns in a report this morning.

  • Stocks Zig-Zag; Techs Slip, Banks Climb Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 11:27 AM ET

    Stocks wavered in a tight range Tuesday as investors continued to worry over the ongoing euro zone debt crisis and the struggle to break the impasse over a reduction in the U.S. deficit.

  • Red Hot Tech Opportunities  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 11:23 AM ET

    The IPO sector is sizzling as investors eagerly anticipate the multi-billion dollar public offerings of Groupon and Zynga, with Harry Weller, NEA general partner.

  • The Market Ups and Downs  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 10:16 AM ET

    What traders are saying about the market volatility, with Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations.

  • U.S. Markets Under Pressure  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 10:04 AM ET

    Using stocks and technicals now to help you navigate the ups and downs, with Sam Peters, Legg Mason Capital Management Special Investment Trust Fund and Mark Arbeter, S&P.

  • Currency Watch  Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 10:03 AM ET

    A look at the dollar vs the euro, with Domenico Crapanzano, Jefferies.

  • Stocks to Watch: Amazon, P&G, Microchip and More... Tuesday, 12 Jul 2011 | 9:58 AM ET
    Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.