Investment Strategy


  • Bulls Buying Natural Gas Producer After Share Pullback Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 10:10 AM ET

    EQT had a pullback after a big move, and now the bulls are looking for more upside.

  • Who Will Be Next CEO at Goldman Sachs? Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 10:10 AM ET
    Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein

    Will he or won’t he? Or rather, when will he? Those are the questions being posed by an array of Goldman Sachs spacerwatchers these days, as speculation swirls on the length of Lloyd Blankfein’s tenure as chief executive.

  • Stocks Don't Care About Lousy Economy—Why? Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 9:30 AM ET

    Final day of the month, with all the major indices at multiyear highs: Dow up 3.6 percent, Transports up 4 percent. This is the 5th month in a row of positive returns for the Dow Industrials. I get two types of emails on this...

  • Futures Hold Slight Gains After Economic News Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 9:26 AM ET

    Stock index futures held modest gains after news that personal income and spending was a little better than expected, and after strong earnings results from Caterpillar, among others. hr<!-- -->

  • Berkshire's Big Weekend   Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 9:06 AM ET
    Berkshire's Big Weekend

    Investors flock to Omaha for Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting. CNBC's Becky Quick has the story.

  • Buffett on Center Stage   Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 8:40 AM ET
    Buffett on Center Stage

    A look ahead of Warren Buffett's investor meeting tomorrow, Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman/CEO.

  • Royal Weddings Leave No Money for Markets: Charts Friday, 29 Apr 2011 | 6:08 AM ET

    The Dow Jones has tended to stay rather flat on the seven previous occasions when there have been royal weddings, Chris Zwermann’s, global strategist at Zwermann Financial, told CNBC Friday.

  • See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Outside the New York Stock Exchange in lower Manhattan.

    Stocks could finish April on an upswing, riding the tail winds from another morning of earnings news.

  • Silver Drawing Speculative Heat Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 7:04 PM ET
    Silver bar and coins

    "I think what you're starting to see is a tremendous amount of speculation in the market, and it's being driven by the silver ETF. Yesterday, the silver ETF traded more than the SPDR (S&P 500 ETF)," one metals trader says.

  • Lightning Round   Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 6:41 PM ET
    Lightning Round

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

  • Mortgage 'Deadbeat Deficit' Will Hurt US Economy Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 6:18 PM ET

    Call it squatters' income. That's the amount of money currently being spent on everything from clothes to cars by homeowners who aren’t paying their mortgages.

  • Fast Money Final Trade   Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 5:55 PM ET
    Fast Money Final Trade

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

  • ETF Silver Hysteria?   Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 5:20 PM ET
    ETF Silver Hysteria?

    Matt Hougan, IndexUniverse, assesses whether a bubble is forming in silver ETFs.

  • Stocks on Track for Best April in Two Years Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 5:04 PM ET

    Stocks closed at new highs for yet another session despite mixed economic news and a varied batch of earnings reports, putting all three major indices on track for the best April since 2009.

  • Stocks End at Highs After Bernanke Remarks Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 4:59 PM ET

    Stocks ended sharply higher, climbing to new multi-year highs after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke spoke to the press on Wednesday.

  • Stocks Add to Gains Before Close; Banks Rise Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 4:11 PM ET

    Stocks continued to gain before the market closed Thursday although many tech stocks slipped after mixed earnings reports and ahead of Microsoft's results, which will be released later today.

  • Weak Dollar—The Stock Trade Now Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 3:11 PM ET

    Traders are getting more cynical by the day about the short dollar/long commodities/long material stocks trade — they do it, but they don't necessarily believe it.

  • Stop Trading: Jim Cramer   Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 2:35 PM ET
    Stop Trading: Jim Cramer

    CNBC's Jim Cramer looks at stocks he has in his sights.

  • Should Fed End QE2?

    The risk right now to the economy is how do the US will move from both fiscal and monetary stimulus to real growth, Jim Keenan, head of leveraged finance at BlackRock spacer, told CNBC Thursday.