Investment Strategy


  • What's Going on in Gold?     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 5:46 PM ET

    James West, The Midas Letter, weighs in on the drop in gold prices and how long the sell-off will last.

  • Options Action: CMI     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 5:45 PM ET

    Options Action trader, Mike Khouw, has the options trade on Cummins.

  • Volatility Playbook: Q4 Plays     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 5:30 PM ET

    Jon Najarian, OptionMonster.com has the volatility trade on stocks as we head into the fourth quarter.

  • US Not in Recession, Stocks to Rise: Byron Wien Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 5:24 PM ET

    Former Morgan Stanley chief U.S. investment strategist Byron Wien remains an optimist and sees the stock market rising by the end of the year, he told CNBC Thursday.  "I don’t think we’re in a recession."

  • Q4 Investment Outlook     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 5:20 PM ET

    Jeff Palma, UBS head of global equity strategy, provides investment strategies for Q4, the Fast Money traders weigh in with their top trades in the final quarter of the year, and the next play in financials.

  • Chips Under Pressure     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 5:13 PM ET

    Romit Shah, Nomura semis analyst, has the trade on Advanced Micro Devices.

  • Word on the Street: High End Retail Slump     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the "slaughter" in high-end retail stocks; trouble in techs; the Chinese Internet buzzkill; and after-hours action in Micron.

  • Fast Money, September 29, 2011     Thursday, 29 Sep 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.

  • Finding Fallback Stocks     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 4:31 PM ET

    Despite the uncertainty in the markets and weakness in the global economy, some stocks have delivered impressive results. A look at four stocks that have seen double to triple digit EPS growth over the last two quarters, with Stephanie Link, The Street, and Chris Konstantinos, Riverfront Investment Group.

  • Stocks Finish Mixed in Thin, Choppy Session Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 4:25 PM ET

    Stocks erased a strong rally but still finished off their worst levels Thursday in thin, choppy trading as the Dow and S&P rebounded from afternoon lows.

  • CNBC's Closing Countdown     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 3:59 PM ET

    Insight on the market close, with Tim Freeman, Elevation LLC, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Fast Money Final Call: The Google Trade     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 3:51 PM ET

    Scott Nations, NationsShares, shares insight on whether Google investors should be alarmed by the tech powerhouse's new acquisition.

  • Checking Market Pulse     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 3:33 PM ET

    Stocks are off their highs of the session, with major averages losing almost all their gains, with Mary Ann Bartels, Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, and Tim Freeman, Elevation LLC.

  • Best-Performing Stocks Under $5 in 2011 Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 3:24 PM ET

    Small-cap stocks are mired in a bear market, but select companies trading under $5, such as TeamStaff and Majesco Entertainment have more than doubled this year, easily surpassing gains by their large-cap rivals.

  • Rick Santelli's Afternoon Bond Report     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 3:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli gives insight on Thursday's Treasury yields.

  • Stocks Erase Morning Gains     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 3:10 PM ET

    Stocks slid in afternoon trading, though overall commodites are higher, with the Closing Bell crew.

  • Bargain Basement Down Under Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 2:54 PM ET
    A shopper walks past a sale sign at 5 7 9 clothing store at Randhurst Shopping Center  in Mount Prospect, Illinois.

    Risk-averse investors have been bailing out of the Australian and New Zealand dollars. Time for bargain hunting, this strategist says.

  • What's Driving the Java Jolt?     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 2:51 PM ET

    Take a look at what's been brewing among coffee makers this year, with Phillip Beattie, Dillanos Coffee Roasters director of coffee.

  • Momentum Stocks Take a Hit     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    "A stock's story has to be more compelling than past returns",say Peter Andersen, Congress Asset Management, discussing whether high-flying stocks are out of steam.

  • Earnings Preview as Markets Wane     Thursday, 29 Sep 2011 | 2:10 PM ET

    Stanley Crouch, Aegis Capital CIO, offers insight on earnings just as the markets slowly lose steam.