Investment Strategy


  • NYSE Midday Update     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • Steel Stocks Get Killed     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 12:55 PM ET

    A check on how steel stocks have taken a dive.

  • The Trade on Gold, Transports & Apple     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    Central Banks jump into the gold trade and stock up on reserves. Insight on whether individual investors should follow their lead and insight on whether the sell off in transports is a sign of things to come for the market and Pete Najarian takes a look at Apple hanging in tough in a weak tape.

  • Yield Hunters     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 12:23 PM ET

    Picks for your portfolio and a deep dive into MLPs, with Darren Horowitz, Raymond James.

  • Where's the Fear?     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 12:16 PM ET

    Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities, weighs in on whether now is the time to buy puts, and CNBC's Kate Kelly has the story on KKR shares plummeting thanks to a dose of disappointing earnings.

  • When Investing, Are You Asking These Three Questions? Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 12:11 PM ET

    How do you protect your portfolio? One author says it starts with three key questions.

  • Trader Talk     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 11:50 AM ET

    Insight on how traders are playing today's session, with Alan Valdes, DME Securities, and Matthew Cheslock, Cohen Capital Group.

  • US Stocks Weaken Again; Eyes on Europe Markets Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 11:49 AM ET

    In Greece, where equities are nearly 4 percent lower on the day, there were headlines coming from the country’s Finance Minister warning that “the situation in the Euro zone is not developing in a reassuring way…there is pressure at the heart of the euro zone.” Also not helping…lackluster U.S. economic data released at 10am ET this morning.

  • Investing Edge     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 11:33 AM ET

    Advice on how to play the markets, with Zane Brown, Lord Abbett; Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli

  • US Bonds Are the Riskiest Assets Today     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 11:30 AM ET

    Don Amstad, Director - Asian Fixed Income at Aberdeen Asset Management, says bond risk means lending money to insolvent governments. We should look at the emerging markets rather than the developed ones.

  • Recession, Take Two?     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 11:14 AM ET

    Debating whether the economy is headed for a double-dip recession, with Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities; Bob Baur, Principal Global investors; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Correction Protection for Your Portfolio     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 11:00 AM ET

    The losing streak on Wall Street continues. How do you best protect your portfolio, with Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James; Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial; and the CNBC news team.

  • Rate Cut Won't Stem the Swissie's Rise Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 10:56 AM ET

    Think a little thing like cutting interest rates to near zero will end the Swiss franc's Alpine climb? Think again.

  • Dow Down Triple Digits 2     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 10:50 AM ET

    The Dow, S&P and Nasdaq are all down. Insight on the market plunge with Art Cashin, UBS; Phil Roth, Miller Tabak & Co.; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, Jim Cramer, Carl Quintanilla, Brian Shactman & Courtney Reagan.

  • Dow Down Triple Digits     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 10:40 AM ET

    The Dow, S&P and Nasdaq are all down. Insight on the market plunge with Art Cashin, UBS, and CNBC's Brian Shactman & Courtney Reagan.

  • Morici: Where Are the Jobs? Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 10:16 AM ET

    The key factor stifling jobs creation is sluggish GDP growth, which only advanced 1.3 percent in the second quarter and 0.3 percent in the first. Businesses can’t hire and pay new workers without more customers.

  • Traders Weigh in on Markets     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 10:14 AM ET

    Some reaction from the floor, with Warren Meyers, DME Securities, and Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel.

  • Options Traders Say Market Wrong on Hertz Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 10:00 AM ET

    Shares of Hertz sold off with the rest of the market yesterday, but some option traders were looking for upside into September.

  • Six in 60

    Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.

  • Comcast Beats the Street     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 9:44 AM ET

    The nation's largest cable operator, and parent company of NBC Universal, beats Wall Street estimates with Q2 earnings. Insight with Jason Bazinet, Citigroup media/entertainment analyst.