Investment Strategy


  • Euro Should be Trading Lower   Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 12:20 AM ET

    Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist at RBS talks about the forex markets.

  • Traders at the New York Stock Exchange.

    Markets fear a new set of evil twins — a stumbling U.S. economy and the specter of a European sovereign debt crisis.

  • What's the Post-Debt-Deal Trade? Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 7:50 PM ET
    What's Next?

    The markets were weak at the outset on a poor showing in Europe and very poor consumer spending. Slower global growth is clearly the big issue facing stocks.

  • Lightning Round   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:40 PM ET
    Lightning Round

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

  • PPG CEO Talks Growth   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:15 PM ET
    PPG CEO Talks Growth

    Despite today's miserable decline, Mad Money host Jim Cramer thinks investors should circle back to companies that delivered terrific quarters. "PPG delivered $2.12 of earnings per share, a 9-cent beat, on stronger than expected revenues that rose 15.3% year over year," says Cramer. Chuck Bunch, chairman & CEO of PPG, weighs in.

  • Analysts Split on CBS, Other Media Giants' Stock Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:14 PM ET

    Amid weak economic data and advertising sales, media companies are looking for additional sources of revenue to supplement lagging advertising sales. Because CBS relies heavily on advertising revenue, its stock may have hit its peak, one analyst said—but another analyst is still long on the media giant.

  • Fast Money Web Extra   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET
    Fast Money Web Extra

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Fast Money Final Trade   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:58 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade

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

  • Another Record for Gold   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:42 PM ET
    Another Record for Gold

    Gold futures pushed to record highs, with David Greenberg.

  • Options Action: MTW   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:40 PM ET
    Options Action: MTW

    The Fast Money traders take a look at Manitowoc Company.

  • Volatility Playbook   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:30 PM ET
    Volatility Playbook

    The VIX is going nowhere as stocks sold off hard today, with Fast Money trader Jon Najarian.

  • Investors Flock to Safer Bets   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:17 PM ET
    Investors Flock to Safer Bets

    Investors are turning to gold and Treasuries, which signals signs of a slowdown, says Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors.

  • Can Luxury Consumer Last?   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:16 PM ET
    Can Luxury Consumer Last?

    Prices increases are expected in the luxury sector, with Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, and Mike Khouw, Options Action trader.

  • WMT Gets Double Downgrade   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:12 PM ET
    WMT Gets Double Downgrade

    Wal-Mart got downgraded by Jefferies and Goldman, the Fast Money team.

  • Word on the Street   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 5:00 PM ET
    Word on the Street

    The major business headlines of the day, with the Fast Money team.

  • What's On: Clorox, Comcast and Newt Gingrich Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 4:51 PM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Dow Logs 8-Day Loss, S&P Negative for Year Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 4:20 PM ET

    Stocks sold off sharply to end at session lows Tuesday with the Dow down for an eighth day amid economic worries and even after President Obama signed a bill to avoid a debt default.

  • Fitch: AAA in Play?   Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 4:14 PM ET
    Fitch: AAA in Play?

    Is U.S. debt in danger of a downgrade? Discussing pending threats to the nation's triple A rating, with CNBC's David Riley, Fitch Ratings.

  • It's hard for people psychologically to say Apple is a "buy" at $400, but $500 to $600 is definitely not out of the question, says Channing Smith, manager of the Capital Advisors Growth Fund, according to a report from TheStreet.

  • Friday's Jobs Report—How Low Are Expectations? Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011 | 3:11 PM ET

    There's a joke going around trading desks: "The nonfarm payroll report will be so bad that it can given out by name, not by number: 'Mr. Smith got a job.'" OK, so expectations are low. Really low. But that's good.