Investment Strategy


  • Strategists Advise No Risk Taking Now Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    According to Steve Grasso, director of institutional sales at Stuart Frankel, and Peter Yastrow, strategist and principal of Yastrow & Origer, now is not the time to take risks with investing.

  • Stocks That Shouldn’t Trade at All Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 6:23 PM ET

    Sometimes even the most recognizable companies should be banned from the market.

  • Why Inventory Matters So Much Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 6:22 PM ET

    Cramer explains why businesses of all kinds live and die by it.

  • Commodities traders at the New York Mercantile Exchange.

    Monday's 2 percent slide in U.S. oil futures reflects concerns about weakness in the global economy, traders say. So why are Brent crude prices basically unchanged?

  • History Doesn’t Always Repeat Itself Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 6:21 PM ET

    Hey, did you hear? The US today is like Japan in the 1990s. (Well, maybe not.)

  • Ignore the Academics Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 6:19 PM ET

    Nobel Prize or not, they don’t know stocks.

  • When to Consult the Charts Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 6:17 PM ET

    Technical analysis works well in certain situations, Cramer said. This is how you use it to your advantage.

  • Mad Money, June 13, 2011     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

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

  • After six weeks of losses, is the stock market at the beginning or at the end of its correction?

  • Fast Money, June 13, 2011     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • Stocks Close Mixed; Dow Still Below 12,000 Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 4:22 PM ET

    Stocks ended narrowly mixed in a choppy session Monday, after another downgrade of Greece's credit rating offset gains from a flurry of M&A activity and as investors continued to worry over a slowing global recovery ahead of a handful of key economic news throughout the week.

  • How to Play Energy Now     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 3:50 PM ET

    A trade on the drop in oil prices, with Steven Weiss, Fast Money contributor.

  • Is the Market Oversold?     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 3:30 PM ET

    Analysis on today's market activity and whether stocks have bottomed out, with Mark Bronzo, Security Global Investors, and David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors.

  • The Currency Trade     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 3:17 PM ET

    Perspective on Greece's downgrade and its impact on the Euro and US dollar, with Axel Merk, Merk Investments and Win Thin, Brown Brothers Harriman.

  • Facebook's $100 Billion Debut     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 2:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Kate Kelly has details on the social networking company's upcoming IPO.

  • Recession Proof Plays     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 1:50 PM ET

    Four strategies for recession-proofing your portfolio, with Bob Phillips, Spectrum Management Group.

  • Is the S&P Cheap? Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 1:00 PM ET

    As I returned from a London trip last week, I got lots of comments from traders about how the S&P is now trading at roughly 13 times 2011 consensus earnings estimates of $95. That certainly seems comparatively cheap. There are two problems.

  • Time to Get Defensive?     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 1:00 PM ET

    A look at what it will take to get retail investors back into the market, with Jonathan Golub, UBS chief US equity strategist.

  • Tyson: High Stakes Game of Chicken?     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 12:53 PM ET

    A look at unusual activity in the poultry producer's stock, and The Fast Money traders weigh in on which trades to put down today.

  • Timberland on the Chopping Block?     Monday, 13 Jun 2011 | 12:36 PM ET

    VF Corp announces it will snatch up boot maker Timberland for $2 billion; and The Fast Money traders weigh in on today's top trades.