Investment Strategy


  • Sovereigns vs. Banks     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 10:40 AM ET

    The short-selling ban in France, Spain, Italy and Belgium are met with skepticism, with Gary Baker, Bank of America Merrill Lynch. "It's really a sovereigns issue versus a banks issue in Europe," he adds.

  • What's An Investor to Do?     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 10:23 AM ET

    Insight on what investors should do as we finish the week and head into next, with Steve Massocca, Wedbush Securities managing director.

  • We Want Calm, but That's Still Not Happening Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 10:14 AM ET

    It's easy to say the markets are calm Friday, but it's not exactly correct. The S&P 500 futures have swung in a 33-point range overnight—that is pretty volatile. We want calm, but it's just not happening.

  • HP Upgraded to Buy at Jefferies     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 10:00 AM ET

    Insight on why the tech company is boosted to a buy, with Peter Misek, Jefferies & Company managing director/senior tech analyst.

  • Six in 60

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

  • Squawk On The Street CME Buzz     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 9:33 AM ET

    A check on the buzz from the trading floor on the final day of a very volatile week, with Jeff Carter, Pointsandfigures.com.

  • Futures Higher as Europe Bans Short-Selling Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 9:02 AM ET

    Futures rebounded Friday, following positive retail sales news and as a ban on short selling in several European markets for the next 15 days appeared to soothe fears over the euro zone debt crisis.

  • Unprecedented Markets     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 7:41 AM ET

    The probability to get another decade like the tech bubble is just not going to happen, says Jeremy Siegel, Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania professor of finance. He adds that the Fed cannot forecast two years from now to keep their current rate policy in tact.

  • The Trading Day Ahead     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 6:24 AM ET

    Continued uncertainty has bee weighing heavily on the markets. Insight on the recent volatility, with Drew Matus, UBS Investment Research and Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus.

  • "Cash has optionality. As the markets became more expensive, then the embedded optionality in cash becomes more valuable. If you have cash, you have fresh ammunition," Julian Pendock, partner at Senhouse Capital, told CNBC.

  • What Traders Are Watching     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 12:48 AM ET

    Breaking down the value areas of the markets, with Ben Lichtenstein, TradersAudio.com.

  • Cramer's Mad Dash     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 12:20 AM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his stocks to watch in today's trading session.

  • The Roadmap: Is Stability Back?     Friday, 12 Aug 2011 | 12:12 AM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer and CNBC's Melissa Lee take a look at strong earnings from luxury retailers and whether market stability is back.

  • Trading The Volatility     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 10:20 PM ET

    Clay Carter, Head of International Equities at Perennial Investment Partners believes that investors should avoid cyclicals, take small positions and have lots of cash.

  • Crash of Confidence in Markets?     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 9:41 PM ET

    Joe Duran, United Capital Financial Partners, and Ivory Johnson, Scarborough Capital Mgmt., discuss what financial planners are telling their clients now on the heels of such market swings.

  • NYSE Traders

    Stocks could take another roller coaster ride Friday, as investors keep their eyes on Europe ahead of the weekend.

  • What Are the Charts Telling Us?     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 8:35 PM ET

    Dhiren Sarin, Chief Technical Strategist at Barclays Capital takes a look at the technical movements behind global indices.

  • Li & Fung Upbeat on Asia Growth     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    William Fung, Group Managing Director at Li & Fung attributes the company's recent drop in earnings to its recent acquisitions, but is positive about a sales growth in Asia.

  • Insider Buy Back in Billlions     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 7:40 PM ET

    Discussing whether the US market is a fire sale, with T.J. Rodgers, Cypress Semiconductor Corp.; David Goldman, fmr. BofA fixed income research; and Brian Kelly, Fast Money trader.

  • 2008 All Over Again?     Thursday, 11 Aug 2011 | 7:20 PM ET

    Discussing whether the current banking crisis resembles the 2008 crisis, with Charles Dallara, Institute of International Finance, and Andrew Ross Sorkin, "Squawk Box" co-host.