Investment Strategy


  • Dow Closes Down 5.6%     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Stocks closed at their lowest levels in ten months, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Fast Money Web Extra     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

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

  • Big Hedge Fund Losses in August     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

    Hedge funds are suffering as the markets plunge, with the Fast Money crew.

  • Options Action: Apple     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:50 PM ET

    How to trade Apple now, with the Fast Money team.

  • Trading Ahead of the Fed     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:50 PM ET

    Trades to put on ahead of tomorrow's Fed meeting, with the Fast Money traders.

  • What Role did Machines Play?     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:38 PM ET

    Discussing whether high frequency trading machines exacerbated the market selloff today, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Insider Buys Disclosed     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:38 PM ET

    47 insider buys were disclosed in today's session including KB Home, Celgene and MF Global Holdings, according to Streetinsider.com

  • Fate of Euro Amid Selloff     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:31 PM ET

    Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank, explains why the dollar is looking more like a safe haven than the euro.

  • Hedge Funds Dumping Favorites?     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:28 PM ET

    Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, explains why hedge fund managers are dumping their favorite stocks.

  • JPM Impacted by Downgrade?     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital, discusses the S&P downgrade of US debt and its impact on JPMorgan.

  • Dow Skids 600, Worst Day Since Credit Crisis Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    Stocks took a sharp nosedive in another choppy day Monday to finish at session lows as investors fled from risky assets following S&P's downgrade of U.S.'s credit rating last week in addition to ongoing economic jitters.

  • Fast Money, August 8, 2011     Monday, 8 Aug 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.

  • Markets Plunge on Recession Fears     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    Markets saw their biggest three-day drop since late 2008, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Talking Numbers: Are Markets Oversold?     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 4:47 PM ET

    A technical look at the markets and whether it indicates a rebound is likely, with Robert Sluymer, RBC Capital Markets technical analyst.

  • Was Downgrade Deserved?     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 4:27 PM ET

    Did the U.S. deserve a credit downgrade and what do investors need to do to protect their portfolios, with Matt McLennan, First Eagle Funds.

  • NYSE Market Wrap     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 4:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • The Volatility Trade     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 3:56 PM ET

    A trade on market volatility, with Stephen Weiss, Fast Money contributor.

  • I was on the phone with one of the oldest traders I know (up 6 percent this year) as the Dow hit down 500 a short while ago. "Hold on, I gotta call you back," he said. When he did, 15 minutes later, he had covered all his shorts.

  • Safe Haven Currency Play     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 3:34 PM ET

    The safe haven play may be the trade in the Swiss franc, with David Mann, Standard Chartered Bank.

  • Bonds Rally Today Despite Downgrade     Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 3:25 PM ET

    The flight to quality is still the U.S. Treasury, with Jeff Carter, PointsandFigures.com.