Investment Strategy


  • Endowment Investment Strategies     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:42 PM ET

    Discussing the state of college endowments from the Barefoot Economic Summit, with Chas Cocke, Investure managing director, and CNBC's David Faber.

  • Best Way to Play Volatility: Strategists Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:38 PM ET
    Traders buy and sell crude oil futures contracts at the New York Mercantile Exchange.

    Just about everybody on Wall Street thinks volatility is here to stay. What they disagree over is what investors should do about it.

  • Can the Market Handle Another Lousy Jobs Number? Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:36 PM ET
    NYSE traders

    "It's very conceivable that you could have this 9 percent rate for the next two, three, four years. That doesn't mean companies aren't making money," one market pro says.

  • GM Running On Empty?     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:31 PM ET

    General Motor shares are back above $21 after falling yesterday. Discussing the outlook for the automaker's stock, with Adam Jonas, Morgan Stanley managing director and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Is a Recession Coming?     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:06 PM ET

    PIMCO's Mohammed El-Erian warned traders to be cautious and stay on the sidelines through the volatile market. Discussing whether investors can expect the U.S. to go into a recession, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist.

  • Making Money in a Sideways Stock Market     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:05 PM ET

    Sharing insight into how investors can make money in a sideways moving market, with Vitaliy Katsenelson, Investment Management Associates CIO.

  • Troika in 'Chicken Game' With Greece: Kyle Bass Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:00 PM ET
    Bass Kyle

    “They are forcing Greece to almost internally default and figure out who they are going to pay, and who they are not going to pay,” said Bass.

  • Trader Triple Play: Nasdaq Leads the Way     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 1:55 PM ET

    Warren Meyers, DME Securities; Ray Carbone, Paramount Options; and John Brady, MF Global, discuss what to expect in the financial markets for the remainder of the trading day.

  • ETFs Leveraged Ball of Confusion: BlackRock Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 1:43 PM ET
    BlackRock's headquarters in New York.

    If I didn’t know better, I’d think Blackrock CEO Laurence Fink is doing his best to make sure his firm isn’t tarred and feathered by an ETF debacle, if one ever occurs.

  • Playing the Volatility     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 1:10 PM ET

    US markets are in the green right now. As the volatility continues, what are the best plays for investors? Jeff Krumpelman, Opus Capital Management client portfolio manager, and Nick Colas, ConvergEx Group chief market strategist weigh in.

  • Making Money in Munis Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 12:54 PM ET

    Munis may look attractive after all. Data suggests year-to-date through end of third quarter, the municipal market has experienced fewer than $1 billion in par value worth of defaults. 

  • Eastman Kodak's shares continued to trade with heavy volatility as the imaging company explores ways to shore up its financials. Its stock has swung wildly after Kodak hired Jones Day for restructuring advice.

  • Google Downgraded by Stifel, Citing Fading Dominance Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 12:47 PM ET

    Google is no longer the center of the Internet universe, according to Stifel Nicolaus media analyst Jordan Rohan, and that's one of the reasons he downgraded the company to "hold" from "buy" Wednesday.

  • Non-Apple Tech Stocks Lead Market Higher     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner has the story on technology shares leading the rally since Apple's disappointing iPhone 4s announcement yesterday. Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics, Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research, Pete Najarian and Jon Najarian weigh in. Also, CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the story on Microsoft collaborating with Verizon Fios and xbox. Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital co-CIO weighs in.

  • Time To Buy Stocks?     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 12:25 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on a downtrending market, with Steve Tananbaum, GoldenTree Asset Management managing partner/CIO and CNBC's David Faber at the Barefoot Economic Summit.

  • Larry Ellison Speaks at Oracle World     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 11:58 AM ET

    America's third richest man, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, is meeting with developers and customers to talk about the company and industry trends. CNBC's Jon Fortt has details. Joel Fishbein, Lazard Capital Markets, also weighs in on whether you should buy Oracle stock now.

  • Buy Beaten Up Oil Stocks Now?     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 11:41 AM ET

    Crude oil is posting its biggest quarterly drop since the 2008 financial crisis and hitting a one-year low. So is now the time to buy up on oil stocks? Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James, and Phil Weiss, Argus Research, discuss.

  • Energy Sector Has Undergone 'Tectonic Change': CEO Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 11:22 AM ET

    The energy industry has undergone a “tectonic change,” shifting from a focus on conventional reservoirs to focusing on unconventional reservoirs, Will VanLoh, president and CEO of Quantum Energy Partners, told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Taking Advantage of Volatility     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 11:00 AM ET

    Rob Morgan, Fulcrum Securities, and David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors, discuss strategies to take advantage of wild market swings.

  • There are four potential combination outcomes for the Bank of England and European Central Bank meetings on Thursday. Here's how to trade them.