Investment Strategy


  • Trading the See-Saw Market     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 10:03 AM ET

    Discussing the slightest data that is gyrating the market as global uncertainty plagues the economy and drives the volatility index, with Dan Deming, Stutland Volatility Group trader.

  • Cramer's Six in Sixty     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 9:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his six stocks to watch in under 60 seconds.

  • Cramer's Mad Dash     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 9:21 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his stocks to watch ahead of the opening bell.

  • Futures Pare Gains After Durable Goods Report Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 8:53 AM ET

    Futures came off their highs Wednesday following a report that showed durable goods orders slipped slightly last month, but still held their gains as investors continued to stay encouraged over the euro zone's progress to ease the region's debt fears.

  • Cramer's Issues for the Street     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 8:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on what traders are watching ahead of today's session, including Amazon's announcement on a possible tablet offering and Apple's expected response.

  • Shareholders Getting What They Paid For?     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 8:37 AM ET

    The average board in America takes a group of people with a collection of experience, says Joe Dear, CalPERS chief investment officer, who weighs in on HP's board and the lack of review behind a CEO search.

  • Debt 'Public Enemy No.1' to Hungary: Minister Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 7:31 AM ET

    Since it was elected last year, Hungary's government has aggressively aimed to cut the country's debt burden, through raising taxes and nationalizing private pension assets, amongst other measures.

  • 10 Reasons the Euro Zone Rescue Fund Could Fail Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 7:13 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    Stocks have rallied in recent days on hopes that European Union leaders and policy-makers are close to an agreement that would significantly increase the firepower of the European Financial Stability Fund (EFSF)-- essentially the euro zone's rescue fund for troubled member states -- so that it can help deal with the zone's long-simmering debt crisis.

  • CalPERS CIO: Managing Market Risk     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 7:00 AM ET

    Weighing in on how much exposure his firm has in Europe and why he has changed the positions in the company's portfolio, with Joe Dear, CalPERS chief investment officer.

  • Volatility Is the New Normal: Pimco Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 6:27 AM ET

    Equities are an "attractive" option for investors willing to be patient and prepared to invest for at least three years, Neel Kashkari, head of global investment equities at PIMCO told CNBC.

  • Market Bounce     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 6:18 AM ET

    Noting really came out of operation twist, according to Doug Roberts, Channel Capital Research founder/chief investment strategist, who says at this point depending on economic numbers, QE3 might stabilize stock prices but probably not ease the economy.

  • Commodities Markets Fall Off     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 5:00 AM ET

    "I think there are people out there in the real economy who think the financial markets are giving them a real opportunity," David Bloom, head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, told CNBC.

  • Smiths Group Earnings     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 2:45 AM ET

    Philip Bowman, CEO of Smiths Group, appeared on CNBC for the first time to discuss the engineering firm's earnings.

  • "We are expecting oil prices to sit around $100, but there is a big probability of high volatility," Jozsef Molnar, CEO of energy firm MOL told CNBC. Mol is one of Eastern Europe's largest businesses.

  • Fear of another downturn in the world economy lurks behind the smiles and relaxed atmosphere; the Czech Republic is heavily reliant on exports to the euro zone, especially Germany, for its economic growth.

  • Safe Haven Status 'Dangerous': Czech Deputy Minister Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 1:32 AM ET

    Martin Tlapa, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic told CNBC.com in an interview in Prague that the "safe haven" label looks rather scary for a small, open economy that needs a stable exchange rate to function properly.

  • Invest in OTP Bank: Analyst     Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011 | 1:30 AM ET

    Gergely Pálffy, equity research analyst at KBC Securities, told CNBC that investors interested in Hungarian opportunities should look at OTP Bank, which has a high Tier 1 capital ratio.

  • Broker works the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange.

    The stock market's three-day rally is at risk of tripping up on new hurdles from Europe.

  • Is Volatility the New Normal?     Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    What's an investor to do as volatility roils the markets, with Tobias Levkovich, Citigroup; Zane Brown, Lord Abbett; and Michael Ozanian, Forbes.

  • Volatile Ride for Stocks to Continue     Tuesday, 27 Sep 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    Virginie Maisoneuve, head of global and International Equities at Schroder Investment Management, says that for the next 12 months we are going to see continued volatility as a result of global economic rebalancing.