Investment Strategy


  • Art Cashin's Take Ahead of the Bell     Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 9:20 AM ET

    Insight on where the markets are headed, with Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations.

  • August's Market Mood Swings     Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 9:05 AM ET

    Discussing whether volatility will keep rolling in the new month, with Michael Shea, Direct Access Partners and Dan Deming, Stutland Volatility Group.

  • Gold Rush Series Hits the Mother Lode: The GLD Vault Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 8:43 AM ET

    Our Gold Rush series continues Wednesday with the motherlode: A look inside the gold vault of the SPDR Gold Trust, the largest exchange traded fund in the world, backed by gold in a secret location in London.

  • Futures Hold Gains After ADP Jobs Report Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 8:19 AM ET

    Futures held their gains Wednesday even after a report that the private sector hired fewwer workers than expected. Investors were encouraged following news that President Obama suggested the White House had a range of policy options that could create up to a million new jobs.

  • Gold: Long-Term Growth Play     Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 6:51 AM ET

    Gold has been moving higher in the last year or so because investors are losing faith in the ability of governments to get their books in order, says Edward Meir, MF Global senior commodity analyst.

  • Buy European Equities While Valuations Low: BarCap Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 5:26 AM ET

    Despite ongoing sovereign debt issues in the euro zone and the US, and fears of a double dip recession in the developed world, equities are undervalued and investors should consider building their exposure to them, according to Edmund Shing, head of European equity strategy at Barclays Capital.

  • CEE Is 'Turbo-Charged Western Europe': Strategist Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 4:08 AM ET

    Worries about Western Europe have spilled into countries in Central and Eastern Europe and the region's fate is tightly linked to that of its main exporting market, Wike Groenenberg, head of CEEMEA strategy at Citi, told CNBC on Wednesday.

  • NYSE Morning Preview     Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 12:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • How Do You Handle Corrections? Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 7:15 PM ET

    Plus, Cramer emphasizes the importance of execution when to comes to choosing stocks.

  • The Difference Between Investing & Trading Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 7:13 PM ET

    They’re not the same thing, you know.

  • Calculating a Stock’s Risk-Reward Ratio Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 7:12 PM ET

    As much as you want to know how much a particular equity will go up, you also need to know how far it will fall. Here’s how you figure it out.

  • The Almighty Multiple Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 7:11 PM ET

    It’s one of the best ways to compare stocks. Plus, a look at the top line, the bottom line and gross margins.

  • The Importance of Secular Vs. Cyclical Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 7:10 PM ET

    If money managers live and die by rotating between the two, you probably want to know what they mean.

  • Know the Lingo, says Cramer     Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 6:45 PM ET

    I like to look for companies that have proven management teams, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Trading vs. Investing     Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 6:40 PM ET

    Think you can game earnings? Think again, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Knowing What you Want     Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    It's important to know what you own and what others are willing to pay for it, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Homebuilder stocks may be rising today, but two analysts remain cautious about buying further into the sector.

  • Cramer's Play on Words?     Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 6:16 PM ET

    You need to consider the price of a stock in relation to the earnings per share, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Easing Only Follows More Bad News     Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 6:10 PM ET

    Axel Merk, President and Chief Investment Officer of Merk Investments says Bernanke and the Fed are eager to print more cash, and will introduce further easing if the housing market continues on it's downward spiral.

  • Mad Money, August 30, 2011     Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.