Investment Strategy


  • The Final Call     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 5:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders discuss the stocks they'll be watching next week.

  • You Make the Call     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 5:23 PM ET

    Callers pose their questions to the traders, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.

  • Pump Up the Volume     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 5:16 PM ET

    On March 25th, Dan Nathan made a bullish bet on Sprint. A look at how the stock's fared since then, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders. Also, a look at Dan's bearish bet on Google.

  • In the Money Now     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    Will earnings push sovereign concerns aside? Using options to profit from next week's earnings announcements, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders. Also, a look at Apple and is Microsoft ripe for a technical breakout?

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The week's top business news and investments advice, including buying opportunities in financials, tech & industrial stocks, and the outlook on gold.

  • Stocks End Higher, but Close Lower for Week Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 4:43 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher in thin trading Friday, but snapped a two-week rally amid ongoing uncertainty over the government's ability to reach a debt-reduction deal and some growing concerns over the economy.

  • Ratings Agencies on Watch Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 4:39 PM ET
    Measured Currency

    Ratings agencies. Can't live with 'em, can't live without 'em, these pros say.

  • Emerging Opportunities     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 4:22 PM ET

    Most European banks passed the stress test. Is now the time to look for investment opportunities abroad? Kate Moore, BofA Merrill Lynch, and Wasif Latif, USAA weigh in.

  • Markets & Europe's Stress Test     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 4:04 PM ET

    Discussing Europe's economic woes and its impact on U.S. markets, with David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management, and James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management.

  • Smart Metal Trades     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 3:51 PM ET

    How to best play the metals space, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities.

  • Clorox's Next Move?     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 3:42 PM ET

    Analysis of billionaire Carl Ichan's bid for the company and whether the stock has room to run, Bill Schmitz, Deutsche Bank Securities, and Javier Escalante, Weeden & Company.

  • Markets Earnings Watch     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 3:32 PM ET

    A look ahead to next week's earnings and how to profit, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and Doug Cote, ING Investment Management.

  • Gold's New Record Run     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 3:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the details on what's driving the precious metal's rally.

  • Eye on Q2 Earnings     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 3:15 PM ET

    A preview of next week's earnings and which sectors are likely to outperform, with Nick Raich, Key Private Bank, and Chris Konstantinos, Riverfront Investment Group.

  • Stocks Poised to End Week Lower; Banks Fall Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 3:03 PM ET

    Stocks were mixed Friday in light trading as results of the European bank stress tests came out slightly better-than-expected, but gains were limited after some disappointing news on consumer confidence. 

  • Market Buzz Before the Bell     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 2:46 PM ET

    A check on the markets and what investors are watching, with Alan Valdes, DME Securities.

  • Time to Beware of Google?     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 2:31 PM ET

    Discussing what the tech giant is going to do with the $39 billion it has stashed away in cash, with Rocky Agrawal, Agrawal.org editor-in-chief, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

  • Market Movers     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 2:05 PM ET

    A look at what's moving the markets, with Keith McCullough, HedgeEye Risk Management CEO, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

  • Trader's Triple Market Play     Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 1:52 PM ET

    A play on today's market action, with Joseph Greco, Meridian Equity Partners; Holly Liss, Citi;, and John Woods, JJ Woods & Associates.

  • Clorox is 'Very Undervalued': Carl Icahn Friday, 15 Jul 2011 | 1:20 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Clorox is "very undervalued," and given the current economic environment "it would be no problem for us to buy it," billionaire investor Carl Icahn told CNBC Friday.