Investment Strategy


  • CNBC.com Market Outlook   Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 5:00 PM ET
    CNBC.com Market Outlook

    The week's top business news and investment advice, including speeches from President Obama and Fed Chairman Bernanke, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Why Markets Are Reacting to ECB Stark Resignation Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 2:52 PM ET

    The resignation of Juergen Stark, a member of the Executive Board of the ECB, reportedly for personal reasons, serves to highlights the North-South split that is now emerging in the ECB and in Europe as a whole.

  • Call of the Day: RIMM   Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 12:45 PM ET
    Call of the Day: RIMM

    Last month's surprising winner gets hit with a downgrade today. Insight on how to trade this stock, with Peter Misek, Jefferies & Company managing director/senior tech analyst, and the Fast Money traders share the midday market pops and drops.

  • Market At New Low As Euro Sells Off   Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 12:15 PM ET
    Market At New Low As Euro Sells Off

    A look at what's happening with the euro/dollar relationship and what's next for currencies, with Jim Rogers, Rogers Holdings chairman/CEO.

  • Markets Focus Is on Europe, Not the US Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 9:07 AM ET

    The main story Friday morning is in Europe, not in the U.S. or with President Obama's speech. The European Central Bank is again buying Italian and spanish bonds, though the purchases appear to be modest.

  • Futures Slip After Obama Jobs Speech Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 8:34 AM ET
    September 11: Ten Years Later - A CNBC Special Report

    Futures were lower Friday, after President Barack Obama introduced a $447 billion plan to boost jobs on Thursday but did little to reassure concerns about the tepid economic growth.

  • Greece

    The boss of the Greek debt office (PDMA) has told CNBC that Friday is not the deadline for the debt swap plan.

  • Hong Kong Faces Dollar Peg Inflation Dilemma Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 3:50 AM ET
    Hong Kong Dollar bills featuring an image of the Bank of China Building. There are growing calls for an end to the peg with the U.S. dollar.

    Link to the U.S. dollar is forcing Hong Kong to import ultra-loose monetary policy amid soaring property prices, but the alternatives also carry risks. The Financial Times reports.

  • Will Hong Kong De-Peg From the US Dollar? Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 3:42 AM ET
    Hong Kong Dollar bills featuring an image of the Bank of China Building. There are growing calls for an end to the peg with the U.S. dollar.

    A milestone of sorts was reached this month when the dollar hit a multiyear low on a trade-weighted basis and set record lows against Asian currencies. As a result, Hong Kong citizens are increasingly turning their backs on the US dollar and momentum to reject the dollar peg is developing. The Financial Times reports.

  • NYSE Traders

    Markets Friday will debate the merits of President Obama's $447 billion jobs package and monitor G-7 finance ministers, who meet in France against a backdrop of weaker global growth and fears of financial contagion from Europe.

  • Yahoo Hires UBS, Allen to Navigate Tough Times Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 9:00 PM ET

    Yahoo has hired UBS and Allen and Co. to help it navigate a period in which it is dealing with an activist shareholder and trying to determine ways it can enhance value, according to people close to the company. While the investment banks have not been hired to try and find buyers for the company, they will also help the board navigate any offers, should any arise.

  • Mad Mail   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 6:50 PM ET
    Mad Mail

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer weighs in on viewers' stock questions.

  • Lightning Round   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 6:45 PM ET
    Lightning Round

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

  • WAG: A Stock That Works   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 6:24 PM ET
    WAG: A Stock That Works

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says every portfolio should have some defensive, recession-resistant stocks, with Greg Wasson, Walgreens CEO.

  • PVC CEO: Sales Up, Stock Down   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 6:13 PM ET
    PVC CEO: Sales Up, Stock Down

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains the importance of listening to what companies have to say about their outlook and not get too caught up in big picture information, with Manny Chirico, PVH Corp. CEO.

  • Yahoo shares surged Thursday after an activist investment hedge fund announced it had purchased a stake in the company and amid rumors that Yahoo's co-founder may be trying to buy back the company.

  • Mad Money Markets   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 6:00 PM ET
    Mad Money Markets

    Mad Money host, Jim Cramer says there is a disconnect between what investors are hearing about companies and what is actually happening.

  • Fast Money Final Trade   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 5:58 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade

    The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Options Action: The Gold Trade.   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 5:50 PM ET
    Options Action: The Gold Trade.

    Brian Stutland, Options Action trader with the play on the precious metal.

  • Will Energy Stocks Buck a Double Dip?   Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 5:31 PM ET
    Will Energy Stocks Buck a Double Dip?

    Daniel Dicker, MerBloc president weighs in on the trade on oil and whether the commodity is headed for demand destruction.