Investment Strategy


  • Fast Money Final Call     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 3:52 PM ET

    Brian Stutland, Fast Money trader, discusses whether it's time to buy financials.

  • Why Apple Investors Shouldn't Fear Tim Cook Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 3:46 PM ET
    Apple COO Tim Cook

    Although Tim Cook will have big shoes to fill as he assumes the CEO position that Steve Jobs vacates, Apple investors should not fear the change in leadership, according to a report from TheStreet.

  • Buffett Bets on Bank of America     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    Bank of America shares rallied after getting a $5 billion lifeline from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, with Richard Bove, Rochdale Securities, and Jim Sinegal, Morningstar.

  • After a $5 billion capital infusion in Bank of America by Warren Buffett, an analyst reiterated a “strong buy” on the company that was “being viewed as one of the weakest banks in the country, if not the world,” he said on CNBC on Thursday.

  • Right now "Europe's financial system is insolvent," Scott Minerd, CIO of the fixed-income firm Guggenheim Partners, told CNBC Thursday. 

  • Buffett: Catalyst for Market?     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 1:07 PM ET

    Is Buffett's investment in Bank of America a sign of confidence in financials and stocks? Insight with Phil Orlando, Federated Investors; Vince Farrell, Farr, Miller & Washington, and CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • S&P: BofA Ratings Not Affected     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 12:59 PM ET

    CNBC's Amanda Drury has the details on S&P's statement that Bank of America's credit ratings will not be affected by Warren Buffett's investment.

  • Steve Jobs' Resignation Changes Nothing: Analyst Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 12:28 PM ET
    Apple's logo on a wall of an Apple store

    Although Apple shares were trading slightly lower Thursday after falling 7 percent in after-hours trading on Wednesday, Steve Jobs' departure from his CEO role of the tech company will not affect one analyst's buy rating on the stock.

  • Behind Buffett's BAC Investment     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 12:13 PM ET

    Discussing whether Warren Buffett's move is that of a white knight or an opportunist, with David Martin, BTG Pactual managing partner and CNBC's Kate Kelly

  • German Flash Crash?     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    The reasons why the German stock market began an 18 minute fall that took it down 4.5 percent, with Scott Minerd, Guggenheim Partners CIO.

  • Investing In Gold Stocks     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 11:42 AM ET

    How to invest in the precious metal, with John Doody, Gold Stock Analyst founder.

  • Trader Talk     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 11:35 AM ET

    A check on how traders are playing this session, with Warren Meyers, DME Securities, and Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services.

  • Fears Over Greek Bailout Re-Emerge     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 11:10 AM ET

    Chris Wheeler, bank analyst at Mediobanca joined CNBC to discuss the latest news on the European markets and what would happen if the Greek bailout fails.

  • Berkshire's BofA Stake     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 11:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson has the details on Warren Buffett's big bet on Bank of America.

  • Greece Has Been Cut Loose By The Markets     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 11:00 AM ET

    "Greece has most definitely been cut loose by the markets, the question is whether it will now be cut loose by the politicians," Steve Barrow, head of G10 research at Standard Bank, told CNBC.

  • Apple's Future     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 10:52 AM ET

    A look ahead of Apple's future now that Steve Jobs has resigned and what this means for competitors, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial, L.P. director of research/senior technology analyst.

  • Why This Europe Index Dropped Hard Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 10:38 AM ET

    Many traders are citing a comment from German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble that the deal between Greece and Finland that provided collateral to Finland to support the Greek bailout was "off the table."

  • Apple vs. Its Competitors     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 10:33 AM ET

    A look at which competitors are ready to take advantage of this uncertain time at Apple, with Mark Newman, Sanford Bernstein senior analyst, consumer electronics.

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  • Cramer: Things Can't Be That Bad     Thursday, 25 Aug 2011 | 10:07 AM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says things can't be that bad if Warren Buffet is investing in Bank of America.