Investment Strategy


  • Time to Sell Bank Stocks?     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 12:51 PM ET

    An analyst put a "sell" recommendation on Wells Fargo today. Is it time to dump banks stocks? The Fast Money traders weigh in. Also, a play on metal commodities, with John Stephenson, First Asset Investment Management.

  • Moving In on the Cloud Now     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 12:29 PM ET

    Gilt Groupe Founder and CEO, Kevin Ryan, breaks down what cloud servers will mean for your business in the years to come, more juicy details about the future of Gilt Groupe, and his thoughts on rival Groupon's future.

  • History Shows Bearish Future for Bank Stocks, XLF Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 12:11 PM ET

    Financials are the worst performing sector of the year so far, and perhaps no group sparks as much debate from both the bull and bear camps. Birinyi Associates says if history is an accurate guide, there's already a clear winner.

  • Stocks Pare Losses; Techs Gain, Banks Decline Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 11:38 AM ET

    Stocks turned mixed Monday after marking their fifth week of losses Friday on the heels of a disappointing jobs report.

  • Cloud Computing: Tech Companies to Buy     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 11:34 AM ET

    A look at Apple's Cloud and the tech companies that stand to benefits from the development of cloud computing, with Jim Kelleher, Argus Research; Brian Marshall, Gleacher & Company; and CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • Morici: Avoiding a Double Dip Recession, or Worse Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 11:12 AM ET

    Jobs creation, industrial production and car sales are slipping, and consumer confidence and stock prices have turned south. The U.S. economy may be tumbling into a second recession or worse, hitting the mat for good. Solutions are at hand, but politicians-and voters-won't embrace what needs doing.

  • Six in 60

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

  • Chevron May Buy NatGas Company: Hedge Fund Traders Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 10:52 AM ET

    Options activity on Friday was wildly bullish in Southwestern Energy, which was the subject of takeover talk last week. More than 26,000 calls changed hands versus less than 2,800 puts. Chevron is seen as a suitor.

  • NYSE and NASDAQ Battle Over IPO Listings Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 10:28 AM ET

    Although Groupon plans to trade under ticker “GRPN,” a notable omission from its filing is where it will trade.

  • Making Money in Metals     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 9:35 AM ET

    An outlook on the metals trade, with Rob Stein, Astor Asset Management and Christian Magoon, Magoon Capital.

  • Stocks to Open Flat After Weak Jobs Report Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 8:59 AM ET

    Stock index futures pointed to a flat open Monday after signs the economy was slowing pushed the index to its fifth week of losses, with many investors expecting the downtrend to continue.

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

  • Industrial Recovery Ahead?     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 6:30 AM ET

    New data shows industrial space utilization at the highest level since April 2008 and indicates stronger inventory growth in the months ahead, with Hamid Moghadam, Prologis and Walt Rakowich, Prologis.

  • Economic Revolution From Southern Silk Road: HSBC Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 6:24 AM ET
    Beijing, China

    A Southern Silk Road connecting Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America will lead to turbocharged growth between emerging economies this century, according to HSBC.

  • A Force Behind the Gaga Effect Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 4:42 AM ET
    Lady Gaga accepts award from Cher on stage at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards.

    Soon after Apple started its music-centric social network Ping last year, Steven P. Jobs reached out to Lady Gaga and her business manager, Troy Carter, for feedback, the New York Times reports.

  • Top Tories Reject Clamour for Plan B Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 12:22 AM ET
    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (front 2nd Left) calls an end to a group picture with his new cabinet ministers in the garden of Number 10 Downing Street in London, England.

    There is no need for a “plan B” for the economy even if conditions change, senior Conservatives insisted on Sunday as Ed Balls renewed his attack on the government’s “reckless” deficit reduction program, reported the FT.

  • Out of Work

    "There's a big debate about whether what we're seeing right now is the beginning of a sustained slowdown or just (the effect of) short-term factors," says one chief economist.

  • How to Trade the Aftermath of Friday's Data Friday, 3 Jun 2011 | 7:46 PM ET

    The dollar has taken a beating over the last week. Here's how to trade it now.

  • Lightning Round OT     Friday, 3 Jun 2011 | 6:45 PM ET

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

  • You Ask, Cramer Answers     Friday, 3 Jun 2011 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer gives you his outlook on your favorite stocks.