Investment Strategy


  • Central Banks Found Safe Haven in Gold     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:50 PM ET

    Steve O'Hanna, Investment Manager at Fat Prophets Funds Management, expects gold to become the official reserve currency again as people lose faith in the U.S. dollar.

  • HFTs: the Real Culprit?     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:50 PM ET

    With the Dow losing 635 points today, many people are buzzing about whether algorithms are to blame, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • View from the Corner Office     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:45 PM ET

    Insight into what CEOs are saying about the market selloff and recession fears, with Doug Lebda, Lending Tree Founder & CEO, and Bill George, Harvard Business School; and Anne Mulchay, fmr. Xerox CEO.

  • Test for ETFs?     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:30 PM ET

    Discussing whether the market declines are a test for ETFs as they impact markets, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

  • Investors Eye China Vital Signs     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:18 PM ET

    As markets plunge across the globe, investors are turning their attention to China to gauge the state of its economy, with John Rutledge, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Donald Straszheim, ISI Group; and Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research.

  • Oil Drops to Below $80     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:16 PM ET

    Oil sinks as traders unwind riskier assets, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Bank of America Plunges 20%     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:15 PM ET

    The biggest loser in the Dow and S&P today was Bank of America on fears that the banking giant would have to raise capital, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Carnage on Wall Street     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 10:10 PM ET

    Tech stocks took a massive hit, with CNBC's Jon Fortt & Herb Greenberg; Harry Rady, Rady Asset Mgmt.; and Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital.

  • Watch Gold Closely: Cramer     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 9:45 PM ET

    If gold takes a price break, jump on it, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Still Bullish on China     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 9:30 PM ET

    Richard Iley, Chief Economist, Asia at BNP Paribas, believes inflation in China has peaked at current levels and continues to be bullish on mainland growth.

  • The Run from Risk     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 9:11 PM ET

    Investors are running from risk, with CNBC's Bob Pisani; Don Yacktman, Yacktman Asset Mgmt.; and Gina Sanchez, Roubini Global Economics.

  • The Move to De-Risk     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 8:45 PM ET

    Dan Greenhaus, Chief Global Strategist at BTIG LLC, says even if U.S. treasuries are rated FFF, they will still be safe haven assets for investors.

  • Investing in Turmultuous Market     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 8:35 PM ET

    Edward Perks, Senior Vice President and Director of Equity Portfolio Management at Franklin Templeton Investments, talks about investment strategy amid market turmoil.

  • Dow Drops 9.1% Over 3 Days     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 8:17 PM ET

    How to protect your portfolio amid today's massive market plunge, with Vadim Zlotnikov, AllianceBernstein; Thomas Melcher, Hawthorn, PNC Wealth Mgmt.; and Karin Risi, Vanguard Group.

  • Icahn: Selloff is Overdone     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 8:03 PM ET

    Carl Icahn, activist investor, explains why the market selloff is "completely overdone," and why he is buying right now.

  • Sea of Red on Wall Street     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 8:00 PM ET

    Washington's debt fight dominated headlines and weighed heavily on markets, particularly financials, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs, Bob Pisani & Mary Thompson.

  • How to Protect Your Money     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 7:50 PM ET

    Brian Kelly, Brian Kelly Capital, explains what trades to make following today's dramatic selloff.

  • Blame High Frequency Trading? No. Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 7:35 PM ET
    Man vs. Machine - A CNBC Special Report

    "It's pretty simple," he said. "About 53 percent of my trades are winners, 47 percent are losers...we make a penny [gross revenue] on each winner, so you can figure out my profits if you know the volume...but on any given trade, it's a coin toss as to whether we make anything."

  • Why S&P Futures Dropped Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 7:23 PM ET

    There is no clear catalyst, but a couple of observations...

  • Fed May Be Forced to Rethink Options: Strategist Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 6:58 PM ET
    United States Federal Reserve

    Most people don't yet expect the Fed to do another round of quantitative easing but the sharp drop in stock prices has created tightening financial market conditions that may force policy makers to do something.