Investment Strategy


  • MBA Challenge: Georgetown Team  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    The MBA faceoff is a part of CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge where students from eight of the nation's top business schools compete for prizes and bragging rights. Matt Stoeckle, Georgetown McDonough School of Business discusses his team's strategy.

  • US Dollar Is ‘Not a Safe Haven’: Jim Rogers Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 1:30 PM ET
    Jim Rogers

    The U.S. dollar is going higher “against major currencies,” well-known investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Thursday, and that may be out of panic. 

  • US in Depression or Recession?  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:48 PM ET

    Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, and Zach Karabell, Rivertwice Research, discuss whether the US ever escaped its recession and if it's now in a depression.

  • Gartman on Copper Crash  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:41 PM ET

    Copper is entering a bear market, as the metal is down more than 20% from its record high, with the Fast Money traders and Dennis Gartman, the Gartman Letter.

  • S&P Close to Breaking Aug. Lows  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:34 PM ET

    Anticipating what companies will say in October about real-world activity, with the Fast Money crew.

  • US Stocks Bottoming? Not Yet: Art Cashin Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:31 PM ET

    The U.S. market might be down nearly 4 percent Thursday but Art Cashin isn't sure stocks haven hit bottom yet.

  • Global Meltdown: Investors Are Dumping Nearly Everything Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:16 PM ET

    With no solution in sight for Europe and new fears of a global recession, investors dumped stocks and commodities and ran to the safety of U.S. Treasurys.

  • Jim Rogers on Brazil's Trade War  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:15 PM ET

    Jim Rogers, Rogers Holding chairman & CEO, sheds light on a trade war coming out of Brazil.

  • What to Do When Emerging Market Currencies Submerge Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    All the grim economic news is battering emerging market currencies. Here's what to do.

  • More Global Slowdown Fears Spook Markets Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 11:27 AM ET

    It’s not all about Greece and Europe – global slowdown worries are also clouding the situation for stocks.” – Remember that from yesterday morning? It’s clearly holding true again today.

  • Peter Morici: The U.S. Is Courting Another Recession Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 10:36 AM ET
    Recession-themed newsprint cuttings

    The US economy is imploding thanks to incompetence in Washington and arrogance on Wall Street. President Obama is hardly the victim of his predecessor's mistakes as much as his own decisions.

  • Art Cashin's Market Outlook  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 10:06 AM ET

    The trader's perspective on the markets, with Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations.

  • Schwab: Most Investors Don’t Understand ETFs Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 10:01 AM ET

    New Schwab study on ETFs. Pretty much same old, same old—individual investors intend to increase their use of ETFs.

  • Shake-Off the Sell-Off?  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 10:00 AM ET

    Can the markets shake off yesterday's sell-off following the Fed's decision to sell short-term debt? Insight with Jerry Castellini, CastleArk Management and Paul Schatz,, Heritage Capital.

  • Futures Skid Sharply on Global Economic Fears Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 9:13 AM ET

    Futures plunged sharply Thursday after the Federal Reserve warned of significant risks to the struggling economy and following a report that showed further contraction in China's manufacturing sector.

  • HP's Future  Thursday, 22 Sep 2011 | 8:36 AM ET

    Insight on whether HP CEO Leo Apotheker should be replaced, with Peter Misek, Jefferies & Company senior tech analyst, who says Meg Whitman, former eBay CEO is as good as a replacement right now, but leaders at Apple would be a better fit to take on the role as CEO.

  • Moody's 'Out of Its Mind,' Ratings Action 'Absurd': Bove Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 8:03 PM ET
    Dick Bove

    Moody's downgrade of three major banks on the premise the U.S. government will not stand behind them if they fail is "absurd," said Rochdale Securities analyst Dick Bove.

  • Wall Street sign

    The Fed's gloomy words on the economy left the market with a sinking feeling that's likely to spill into Thursday. "The Fed sounded nervous," one strategist said.

  • No. 1 Small-Cap Fund's Top Stocks Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 6:56 PM ET

    One small-cap hedge fund bases its picks on the main fundamentals of individual companies, rather than taking a top-down approach based on industry performance. The fund’s lead manager detailed seven of the fund’s top-performing stocks.

  • Lightning Round  Wednesday, 21 Sep 2011 | 6:38 PM ET

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