Investment Strategy


  • Options Action: Morgan Stanley     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 5:46 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the Yahoo takeover rumor, and the options play on Morgan Stanley's downgrade, with Mike Khouw, Cantor Fitzgerald.

  • Has Oil Found a Bottom Floor?     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 5:34 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders with a look at the sell-off in gold and oil, with David Greenberg, Greenberg Capital, saying oil hit bottom on Tuesday and gas prices should follow. Also a look at whether rare earth metals are headed for a tumble, and the outlook for Molycorp, with Chris Ecclestrone, Hallgarten & Company.

  • Volatility Playbook: DOW     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 5:27 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders have the trade on Acme Packet, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, with the options play on volatility.

  • Fast Money, October 4, 2011     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • WOTS: Stocks Rebound on EU Hopes     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    Stocks rebound on hopes of a new EU recapitalization plan, with Gillian Tett, Financial Times, and CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on Apple's iPhone 4S, and whether the stock is still a "buy" at $450, with Collin Gillis, BGC Financial. Also, the Fast Money traders with the play on Apple's ripple effect.

  • Talking Numbers: S&P Bottom Coming?     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:50 PM ET

    Katie Stockton, MKM Partners, discusses how accurate the indicator of oversold conditions is in predicting the S&P's bottoms.

  • Burberry: Luxury Still In Fashion Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:46 PM ET
    Burberry handbag

    Burberry, known for their high-end raincoats continues to thrive even during a global economic slowdown.

  • Stocks Rebound Sharply on EU Bank Aid Plan Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:42 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded during the final hour of trading in a roller coaster ride on Wall Street Tuesday, following a report that EU finance ministers are examining possible ways to recapitalize banks and after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said he is prepared to help the economy.

  • Apple Weekly Put Spreads: Great Call, or Greatest? Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:41 PM ET
    Apple iPhone 4S

    On last Friday's Options Action, Dan Nathan of Riskreversal.com suggested doing the unthinkable: betting against Apple as the company geared up to release it's iPhone 5.

  • Average Hedge Fund Lost Ground in Sept.     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:33 PM ET

    The average hedge fund lost 2.78% last month, and Q3 was one of the worst months for hedge funds in 15 years, according to new data. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports.

  • What Currency Investors Should be Reading Now Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:27 PM ET

    The guest blogs are carrying some smart currency-related commentaries today. Here's a guide.

  • How to Fix the US Economy     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:18 PM ET

    Discussing whether the US economy is faltering, or whether the picture is brigher than we think, with Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors, and Conrad DeQuadros, RDQ Economics.

  • Are We Heading into a Bear Market?     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 4:11 PM ET

    How to position yourself amid growing talk of a bear market, with Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Fund; David Sowerby, Loomis Sales &Co; and CNBC's Sue Herera.

  • Fast Money Final Call     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 3:51 PM ET

    Shares of Morgan Stanley are down again Tuesday, off more than 16% in the last five trading days, with Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital and Fast Money contributor.

  • How Do You Trade Apple Now?     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 3:47 PM ET

    Apple stock traded lower during its highly-anticipated event where its new iPhone 4S and iPod nano were announced. So how should investors trade Apple stock now? Bill Kreher, Edward Jones, and Alex Gauna, JMP Securities, weigh in.

  • Markets Remain Jittery on Europe     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 3:37 PM ET

    Tobias Levkovich, Citi, and Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors CEO, discuss the market's reaction to Europe's ongoing sovereign debt concerns and latest stock market trends.

  • Disaster du Jour & Sunshine Stocks     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 2:58 PM ET

    Insight on Pandora and Smart Balance stocks, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg & Brian Sullivan.

  • Herb on the Street     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 2:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg takes a look at home health care stocks, the Medicare space, and why investors should take caution with Blockbuster.

  • Expect the Unexpected: Stock Market Pro     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    Scott Redler, T3Live.com chief strategic officer, discusses his take on the financial markets, including the S&P 500, Apple, oil services ETF, and Las Vegas Sands.

  • Bond King Bill Gross on the Markets     Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011 | 2:00 PM ET

    Bill Gross, PIMCO founder & co-CIO, says don't look for double-digit returns on any financial asset class for the next few years.