Investment Strategy


  • Greenberg: Was HP Really That Good Under Hurd? Monday, 9 Aug 2010 | 9:28 AM ET
  • Hewlett-Packard's headquarters in Palo Alto, California.

    Protect yourself from scandals and extenuating circumstances like those that ruined every (HPQ) holder's summer weekend. CEO's should never become bigger than the institutions they lead and we are seeing again why.

  • Morici: How Obama Should Fix the Economy Monday, 9 Aug 2010 | 8:52 AM ET
    What's Next?

    To accomplish robust growth and lower unemployment to pre-recession levels, President Obama must temper his impulse to tax and regulate, and stop appeasing China and Wall Street.

  • Bulls Expect This Chipmaker to See More Upside Monday, 9 Aug 2010 | 7:58 AM ET

    TriQuint Semiconductor has been steadily boosting its guidance all year, and now the bulls are looking for a stab to the upside.

  • Analyst Watch: 10-Year Treasury Beaters ... And HP Monday, 9 Aug 2010 | 7:19 AM ET

    Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Monday.

  • Three Years on, Is the Financial Crisis Over? Monday, 9 Aug 2010 | 5:02 AM ET

    Unprecedented actions by central banks and governments across the world have averted a melt-down in the global economy but commentators say we are not out of the woods yet.

  • The mid-summer rally is over and stocks will begin a downward leg before bottoming in October, as the world economy is in what looks like a Great Depression, Robin Griffiths, a technical strategist at Cazenove Capital, told CNBC Monday.

  • Buy, Sell or Hold HP Shares? Sunday, 8 Aug 2010 | 10:56 PM ET
    Mark Hurd

    What should investors do? Share your opinion.

  • Week Ahead: Markets Look to the Fed Sunday, 8 Aug 2010 | 8:11 PM ET

    A weak jobs picture is raising expectations that the Fed may take new measures to cure the economy's ills.

  • Purchase Power: Will It Make You Happy? Sunday, 8 Aug 2010 | 8:35 AM ET

    The practices that consumers have adopted in response to the economic crisis ultimately could...make them happier. New studies of consumption and happiness show, for instance, that people are happier when they spend money on experiences instead of material objects, when they relish what they plan to buy long before they buy it, and when they stop trying to outdo the Joneses.

  • Stocks Pull Off 1.8% Gain for Week Friday, 6 Aug 2010 | 5:42 PM ET

    Stocks slipped Friday, but ended off their earlier lows, amid disappointment in the July jobs report. Still, stocks managed to finish solidly higher for the week.

  • Markets at a Crossroad: Two Top Execs Square Off Friday, 6 Aug 2010 | 4:45 PM ET

    "The market is telling you that we are going to have a slow growth" for a long time, Jeff Kronthal, Co-CIO of KLS Diversified told CNBC.  But not everyone agrees the outlook is bleak: "there's something good going on and its on the income statement side," Jerome Castellini, President of CastleArk Management said.

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

    Earnings season is over, the jobs market has shown virtually no signs of improvement, and investors continue flocking to safety. So what, if anything, is there to make stocks go higher?

  • Stocks Tumble, Led by Banks; Kraft Gains Friday, 6 Aug 2010 | 3:10 PM ET

    Stocks were sharply lower Friday after a second straight drop in payrolls increased expectations of a slow economic recovery. Financials led the decline. Kraft rose.

  • Markets to Stay 'Very Volatile': Stock Picker Friday, 6 Aug 2010 | 1:35 PM ET

    Stocks fell sharply on Friday after the monthly US emplyment report showed more jobs were lost in July than expected. Stuart Freeman, chief equity analyst at Wells Fargo Advisors, and Jeffrey Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James, discussed their insights.

  • Nordic American Tanker Shipping reported earnings on Friday that showed the firm rebounded from losses a year-ago, helped by its expanded fleet as it saw sport-market rates improve year-over-year. Herbjorn Hansson, CEO of Nordic American Tanker Shipping shared his analysis and insights on his company.

  • Gale International’s Songdo City in Korea

    Over the next ten years, 700 million people will be urbanized. We have an opportunity and a need like never before to deploy smart digital infrastructures that can transform our nation and spur global economies.

  • Dollar, Commodities Hit by Jobs Report Friday, 6 Aug 2010 | 12:21 PM ET

    S&P futures initially dropped about 10 points following a very poor non-farm payrolls report. July payrolls fell 131,000, more than double the 60,000 decline expected by economists. Government job losses were particularly notable. The key reading of private sector jobs also disappointed the Street (gain of 71,000 vs. gain of 83,000 consensus).

  • Techonomy Takeaways: Big Ideas from Innovators Friday, 6 Aug 2010 | 11:41 AM ET
    Bill Gates at the Techonomy Conference.

    Six innovators and thought leaders, including Bill Gates and Larry Page, share thoughts and ideas about privacy, social media and the American dream.

  • Dollar Will Weaken, 3 Sectors Will Rule: Strategists Friday, 6 Aug 2010 | 11:15 AM ET

    Stocks slipped Friday after the US government report showed more jobs were lost last month than expected. Quincy Krosby, chief market strategist at Prudential Financial, and David Spika, VP and investment strategist at WHG Funds, discussed their insights.