Investment Strategy


  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

    With no fresh U.S. economic data to rattle markets Friday, traders are bracing for another ill wind from Europe.

  • Fast Money Prime     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 8:52 PM ET

    Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel, and Ron Insana, CNBC contributor, discuss the sectors where they'd put money now. And is the economy in a recession?

  • Dow Drops Nearly 420 Points     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 8:00 PM ET

    A recap of a turbulent ride on Wall Street Thursday as the Dow drops 419 points, with CNBC's Scott Cohn, Bob Pisani, Bertha Coombs & Rick Santelli. On the other hand, gold hits another high. Also, a discussion of the Asian market open and European market close, with CNBC's Mandy Drury & Brian Sullivan, respectively. Also, Pimco's Bill Gross discusses the impact of Europe on world markets.

  • Another Heavy Selloff for Stocks     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 7:45 PM ET

    Investors flee to safe havens, with CNBC's Bob Pisani & Rick Santelli.

  • NetApp Shares Nosedive on Tech Spending Worries Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    Shares of NetApp fell 20 percent on Thursday, a day after the data-storage equipment maker's weak revenue outlook further confirmed anemic technology spending by the U.S. government and large companies.

  • One-on-One with Fed's Fisher     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 7:15 PM ET

    Richard Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president & CEO, discusses the day's market rout.

  • Fear Rattles Wall Street     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Insight on the 400-point drop in the Dow Thursday on growing recession fears, with CNBC's Mandy Drury; Mike Holland, Holland & Company; Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets; Joseph Grano, fmr. UBS Wealth Mgmt.

  • No Huddle Offense     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.

  • Buy: Limited Brands     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:50 PM ET

    Jennifer Davis, Analyst, Equity Research - Retail at Lazard Capital Markets is upbeat about Limited Brands. She feels the retail giant could be furthering expansion plans.

  • Buy Gold in Volatile Markets     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:40 PM ET

    Jonathan Barratt, Managing Director at Commodity Broking Services feels the right way to play the commodity market now is to buy gold.

  • Lightning Round     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:40 PM ET

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

  • SODA CEO Speaks to Cramer     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    Sodastream's American soda maker sales in Q2 2011 were up 224% from last year, with Daniel Birnbaum, CEO of Sodastream. "There is a value proposition to be made with our products," says Birnbaum.

  • Eerie Semblance of 2008 in Current Markets     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:20 PM ET

    Jason Ader, CEO & Founder of Ader Investment Management, and Dodge Dorland, Chief Investment Officer at Landor & Fuest Capital Managers discuss the negative impact the U.S. economy has on markets.

  • Cramer on Power of Dividends     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:15 PM ET

    Embracing the power of dividends is a strategy that could help you profit in any market, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Jason Ader, CEO & Founder of Ader Investment Management, and Dodge Dorland, Chief Investment Officer at Landor & Fuest Capital Managers discuss their views on market volatility.

  • Time to Duck & Cover?     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer offers some market wisdom after today's brutal 420-point drop.

  • Mad Money, August 18, 2011     Thursday, 18 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.

  • Fast Money Final Trade     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

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

  • Recession Imminent: Shilling     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 5:55 PM ET

    Gary Shilling, A. Gary Shilling & Co., discusses where to put your money on the heels of an "imminent" recession.

  • After Hours Action: HP     Thursday, 18 Aug 2011 | 5:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt with the latest on HP's company conference call.