Investment Strategy


  • CAT Q3 Earnings Beat Street Estimates     Monday, 24 Oct 2011 | 8:15 AM ET

    A breakdown of Caterpillar Q3 earnings and outlook, with Eli Lustgarten, Longbow Research senior research analyst, who says that companies have adjusted to a slow-growth economy.

  • Why Groupon Is Technically Insolvent Monday, 24 Oct 2011 | 7:39 AM ET
    Groupon Live

    A reading of Groupon's latest filing raises plenty of red flags for investors looking to buy into the company's IPO. Herb Greenberg reports.

  • Equity Profits to Get Tougher?     Monday, 24 Oct 2011 | 7:33 AM ET

    De-leveraging is having a dramatic impact on most of the world's economic activity, says Curtis Arledge, BNY Mellon Investment Management CEO, who says companies are benefiting from low interest rates, which explains strong earnings.

  • The Trading Week Ahead     Monday, 24 Oct 2011 | 6:10 AM ET

    A look at what's in store for the markets this week, with Drew Matus, UBS Investment Research and Patricia Chadwick, Ravengate Partners, who discuss Fed policy, Europe and earnings.

  • Technical Look at the Dollar/Yen Trade     Monday, 24 Oct 2011 | 2:40 AM ET

    Robin Griffiths, technical strategist at Cazenove Capital, joined CNBC to take a technical look at the dollar/yen trade, US 30-year sovereign debt and spot gold.

  • A trader monitors exchange rates in a dealing room at the Korea Exchange Bank in Seoul on October 4, 2011.

    Asian financial markets have shown in recent months that they remain extremely vulnerable to economic shocks, but some investors have been riding this volatility, using the selloff to shop for cheap stocks and bonds and investing in esoteric products to profit from the turmoil.

  • Gaddafi's Death Limited Impact on Oil Prices     Sunday, 23 Oct 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    Michael Langford, proprietary trader at StreamTrading.com, thinks that oil will be vulnerable to further corrections - not because of Gaddafi's death.

  • France's President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she arrives for a meeting on debt crisis on August 16, 2011 at the Elysee presidential palace in Paris.

    "It's going to be an unrelaxing weekend, with one eye looking over the shoulder at what's going on overseas," one strategist said. Plus a big earnings week.

  • The Ambassador's Index: Teva     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 7:55 PM ET

    A look at emerging pharma trades, with Tim Seymour, Emergingmoney.com; David Riedel, Riedel Research; and Ron Shah, Jina Ventures.

  • Indonesia: Uncharted Waters     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 7:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Emily Chan reports on Asia's market headlines, and a look at how Indonesia is bucking the Asian trend, with Tim Seymour, Emergingmoney.com; David Riedel, Riedel Research; and Ron Shah, Jina Ventures.

  • Not All BRICs Created Equal     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Discussing, Sunday's EU summit; Chinese infrastructure; under leveraged emerging markets; US earnings; and the drop in copper prices, with Tim Seymour, Emergingmoney.com; David Riedel, Riedel Research; and Ron Shah, Jina Ventures. Also, making the case that emerging market stocks can't rally if the U.S. dollar is stronger, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson & Company global technical strategist.

  • Dow Logs 4th Weekly Gain, Positive for 2011 Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 7:19 PM ET

    Stocks ended near session highs Friday following news that a group of euro zone finance ministers have approved the next round of aid for Greece and amid optimism over the euro zone ahead of the EU summit on Sunday.

  • The Currency Trade Behind the Merkel-Sarkozy Meeting Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 7:10 PM ET

    The currency markets have been all about Europe all week long. Here's a way to trade the upcoming debt-crisis meetings.

  • No Huddle Offense     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the week.

  • Cramer's Homework & Mad Money Mail     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer does his homework on Empire District Electric, and answers viewer mail.

  • Lightning Round     Friday, 21 Oct 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.

  • Chipotle: Pricey Stock?     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 6:25 PM ET

    The stock is not cheap, selling at 38 times next year's numbers, but Mad Money's Jim Cramer says, he's not worried because the company is so good at what it does, the numbers alone don't tell the whole story. Discussing Chipotle's great quarter and what's ahead for the company, with Monty Moran, Chipotle Mexican Grill co-CEO.

  • Wait to Buy ROST?     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 6:15 PM ET

    Cramer says, this off-price retailer is a buy, but investors should wait until there's a decent sell-off in the markets to invest.

  • Cramer: Keep an Eye on EU this Weekend     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says there are a lot of important earnings next week, but the most crucial event is the EU summit over the weekend.

  • Mad Money, October 21, 2011     Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

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