Investment Strategy


  • Stocks Close Lower On Impasse Over US Debt Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 4:19 PM ET

    Stocks closed lower Tuesday in thin volume as investors continued to worry over the ongoing debt talks in Washington.

  • What's Worse: Deadline or Downgrade?     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 4:17 PM ET

    Discussing what will happen if lawmakers can't come to a debt limit agreement, with John Calamos, Calamos Investments, and Larry Kantor, Barclay's Capital.

  • What's On: Earnings, Dunkin' and The Debt Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 4:13 PM ET

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

  • The Dollar and the D.C. Impasse Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 4:13 PM ET

    That August 2 deadline just keeps approaching, and Washington seems no closer to a debt deal. Here's how to trade the impasse.

  • Money Markets Take a Hit     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 4:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson provides details on the impact the whole debt ceiling showdown is having on what many consider to be among the safest investments.

  • NYSE Market Wrap     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 4:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • Amazon Q2 Beats Top & Bottom Line     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 4:03 PM ET

    Breaking down the metrics on the online retailer's earnings, with David Rolfe, Wedgewood Partners; Herman Leung, Susquehanna Financial Group, and CNBC's Jon Fortt

  • The Trade on Amazon     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 3:53 PM ET

    A play on the tech giant ahead of its earnings, with Stephen Weiss, Fast Money contributor.

  • Biogen: An Impressive Turnaround?     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 3:40 PM ET

    Discussing whether the company's restructuring efforts has paid off, and its ability to compete in the big pharma space, with George Scangos, Biogen CEO.

  • Surveying the IPO Landscape     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 3:17 PM ET

    Discussing whether investors are ignoring valuations and jumping on the IPO bandwagon anyway, with Richard Peterson, Standards & Poor's, and David Menlow, IPOFinancial.com.

  • Treasury Prices Drift Higher     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 3:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli with the details on today's rise in Treasury prices, as investors' concerns about the economy keeps rates in check.

  • Debt Threat Worries Wall Street     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 3:04 PM ET

    A look at how investors should play the market while Washington battles over the debt crisis, with Chris Retzler, Needham Small Cap Growth Fund, and Steven Neimeth, SunAmerica Asset Management.

  • Netflix vs. Wal-Mart     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 2:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg with a couple of stocks investors should watch, and a look at whether Wal-Mart's streaming website is a threat to Netflix, with Patrick McKeever, MKM Partners.

  • Pharma Stocks: The Patent Expirations Trade Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 2:01 PM ET

    In the next 14 months, patents for the top 20 drugs in the U.S. are set to expire. Although makers of such top-selling drugs, such as Lipitor and Plavix, will no longer have a monopoly on these drug formulas, pharmaceutical stocks will be able to weather the loss of these patents, said two health-care analysts.

  • Debt Threat Bets     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 1:48 PM ET

    Discussing how investors should play the looming threat of a U.S. credit downgrade, with Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital, and David Gilmore, Foreign Exchange Analytics.

  • Dunkin's Sweet Deals     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 1:43 PM ET

    A look at who's really getting rich from the company's IPO, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Swan Song for Soros?     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 1:16 PM ET

    The hedge fund billionaire is returning money to outside investors. A look at what's behind the decision to pare down his firm, with CNBC's Kate Kelly and David Faber.

  • "There's an uneasy stability in the market. I don't think the politicians should take that as any type of green light to allow this to continue," says one bond pro.

  • Bond Report: Two-Year Note Auction     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on today's Treasury auction from the CME.

  • NYSE Midday Update     Tuesday, 26 Jul 2011 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the trading day from the NYSE.