Investment Strategy


  • Is Groupon Rushing IPO to Stay Afloat?   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 5:22 PM ET
    Is Groupon Rushing IPO to Stay Afloat?

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on American Express in after hours trading, and discussing whether Groupon is rushing to go public, with Sam Hamadeh, Privco CEO.

  • Blocked Out at RIM   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 5:11 PM ET
    Blocked Out at RIM

    Vic Alboini, Jaguar Financial chairman/CEO weighs in on Research in Motion, and what the company needs to do to boost shareholder value.

  • Materials & Tech Drag Down S&P 500   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 5:00 PM ET
    Materials & Tech Drag Down S&P 500

    Dissecting the day's major business news, with the Fast Money traders, and the after hours play on eBAY.

  • Stocks End Lower After Fed, Euro Zone Worries Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 4:48 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower Wednesday after a tepid Fed report on the economy and following news that talks to come up with a euro zone debt solution between France and Germany have stalled ahead of a key EU summit this weekend.

  • Billion Dollar Companies With Stocks Under $10 Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 4:24 PM ET
    The Sprint Nextel Corp. sign is seen on the facade of a Sprint Nextel Corp. store in San Francisco, California.

    Here is a look at the lowest and highest priced stocks in the S&P 500.

  • BlackRock's Fink One-on-One   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 4:15 PM ET
    BlackRock's Fink One-on-One

    Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO, discusses BlackRock earnings and how the company is weathering global market turmoil.

  • Morgan Stanley's Top 20 Picks for the Long Haul Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 3:38 PM ET
    NYSE Traders

    Despite markets continually in flux, Morgan Stanley thinks there are still stocks investors can keep for the long haul. Here are its 20 top picks.

  • How to Bring Investment Returns Back Home Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 2:41 PM ET

    How many times have you heard a real estate agent say: "It's a great time to buy." Well, that's finally true, given the collapse in home prices, record low mortgage rates, and the vagaries of investing in just about anything else these days.

  • Fed's View of the Economy   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 2:00 PM ET
    Fed's View of the Economy

    Eric Rosengren, Boston Fed President & CEO, weighs in on the US economy and future of Europe, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Drop in Gasoline Use Fuels Lowest Oil Imports in 15 Years Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 1:58 PM ET

    A drop-off in gasoline sales and refineries reluctant to buy new crude supply should keep demand weak, as oil imports hit their lowest weekly level in 15 years.

  • Is Greece Headed for Tragedy, or Just More Drama? Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 1:26 PM ET
    Greek Labor Unions Strike

    Greece has to approve an austerity plan before the "troika" - the IMF, the European Central Bank, and the European Commission - release aid. Here's how to trade the drama.

  • Activist Investor Bill Ackman Bets on Housing Recovery Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 12:51 PM ET
    William Ackman

    Activist investor Bill Ackman, head of $10 billion Pershing Square Capital Management, is making a bet that the housing market will recover sooner than many think, and positioning his portfolio for when it does.

  • How to Trade Morgan Stanley   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 12:30 PM ET
    How to Trade Morgan Stanley

    Discussing whether the financial model is broken on Morgan Stanley earnings, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Morgan Stanley CEO on Q3 Earnings   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 12:15 PM ET
    Morgan Stanley CEO on Q3 Earnings

    Take a look at shares of Morgan Stanley, trading higher after the company posted Q3 earnings this morning. CNBC's David Faber weighs in with Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman.

  • Leon Cooperman on Banks, Apple   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 12:00 PM ET
    Leon Cooperman on Banks, Apple

    Leon Cooperman, Omega Advisors chairman, explains his exposure to US banks. "They'll get cleaned up," he tells CNBC's Scott Wapner. He adds that there is still opportunity in this slow growth market.

  • Hunting For High Yield Bonds   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 10:19 AM ET
    Hunting For High Yield Bonds

    Insight on where investors can find value in today's uncertain and volatile environment, with Stephen Walsh, Western Asset Management CIO.

  • Apple's First EPS Miss Since 2004   Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 10:00 AM ET
    Apple's First EPS Miss Since 2004

    Details on why the tech giant missed its Q4 estimates, with Mike Abramsky, RBC Capital Markets managing director/software/wireless research.

  • Morgan Stanley

    Morgan Stanley reported earnings for the quarter of $1.14 per share that easily outdistanced Wall Street expectations, though much the beat was due to an accounting move that also has helped its peers.

  • Futures Pare Losses After Economic News Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 9:06 AM ET

    Futures shaved most of their losses Wednesday following a handful of better-than-expected economic news and after some mixed earnings reports.

  • Hedge Funds See Assets Tumble In Q3 Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 8:55 AM ET

    Thanks to broad market declines and volatile trading conditions, hedge funds saw assets tumble $85 billion in the third quarter, according to new data from Hedge Fund Research—a notable retreat from trends seen earlier this year.