Investment Strategy


  • Futures Hold Gains Despite Economic News Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 8:46 AM ET

    Stocks were poised to open higher Friday, despite some tepid economic news, as futures were buoyed following strong earnings from Citigroup. 

  • Citi Beats the Street     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 8:16 AM ET

    A breakdown of the bank's better than expected earnings, with Anthony Polini, Raymond James banking analyst.

  • Saudi Banks Emerging From Crisis: Analysts Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 5:40 AM ET
    Main roads in Riyadh are decorated with national flags and portraits of King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia on February 21, 2011 amid preparations to welcome the Saudi royal back as he is expected to return home later this week after convalescing in Morocco from operations in New York, according to a source close to the oil-rich Gulf monarchy. AFP PHOTO/FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

    Saudi banks, often viewed as a benchmark for the region, have been struggling to shrug off the overhang from the 2008 financial crisis, and have been hit in particular by the more than $20 billion in loan defaults by the two family-owned businesses of Saad and Al-Gosaibi.

  • Buy Mining Plays with Assets In Mongolia: Pro Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 5:36 AM ET

    The Mongolian mining industry, which is to benefit from China's huge appetite for resources, is a sector to bet on. One fund manager suggests investing in mining plays that are listed internationally, but have assets in Mongolia.

  • Google

    Google's strong earnings and rocketing stock price may temporarily distract investors, but tension around U.S. debt ceiling discussions and the results of European bank stress tests Friday could quickly snap markets back to bigger concerns.

  • Deficit Deal Drama Escalates     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Treasury Secretary Geithner is speaking to Democrats today regarding the "consequences of default," reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. Mort Zuckerman, New York Daily News Publisher; Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, (R-TX); and Rep. Peter Welch, (D-VT), weigh in.

  • Mad Mail     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer answers your emails.

  • Lightning Round     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 6:40 PM ET

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

  • Cramer Bullish on COP     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 6:30 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer is bullish on Conoco's break-up.

  • How to Make Money on Coffee     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 6:15 PM ET

    The coffee market is red hot right now, and it looks like Dunkin Donuts will be the cheapest way to play it once the company comes public, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Downgrade Doom & Gloom?     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    What to do on a pending Moody's downgrade of US treasuries, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Mad Money, July 14, 2011     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Fast Money Final Trade     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

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

  • Options Action: 3M     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:45 PM ET

    Mike Khouw, Options trader, explains how to play MMM ahead of earnings.

  • High Stakes for Earnings Season     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:40 PM ET

    Insight on YUM, UFPI and MAR earnings, with Louis Navellier, CIO at Navellier.

  • Stock Pops & Drops     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:40 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Volatility Playbook     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:33 PM ET

    The VIX is testing a key 20 level again, with Jim Iuorio, TJM.

  • US Default: Impact on Treasuries     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:27 PM ET

    Discussing whether a US default would cause Treasuries to rise, with Jeff Kilburg, Treasury Curve.

  • Stocks Most Exposed to Austerirty     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:16 PM ET

    Insight on how to position for cutbacks in government spending, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Don't Buy Financials: Kass     Thursday, 14 Jul 2011 | 5:10 PM ET

    Why investors should avoid the banks, with Doug Kass, Seabreeze.