Investment Strategy


  • Stocks That Last For All Seasons: Analyst Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 10:52 AM ET

    Are there stocks for all seasons no matter what the condition of the economy? Manuel Schiffres, executive editor of Kiplinger's Personal Finance thinks so and gave his recommendations to CNBC Tuesday.

  • Hotel REITs Worth Upgrade: Analyst Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 10:14 AM ET

    An analyst upgraded shares of several hotel real estate investment trusts on Tuesday on factors including stabilizing occupancy, improving liquidity and strong balance sheets.

  • Art Cashin: Market Direction Too Early to Tell Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 10:04 AM ET

    The markets started the month with a selloff as investors worried that the summer rally could be facing a correction. Should investors be worrying about further declines?

  • In this age of instant information, Apple has been extremely clever over the years at creating suspense and excitement around any kind of product announcement or event that they stage. One such event is on the calendar for tomorrow.

  • Market Plays Follow the Leader Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 9:26 AM ET
    The Crisis: 1 Year Later - A CNBC Special Report - See Complete Coverage

    It’s back to school for the kids, and it’s back to work for the traders. Stocks are set to rise to kick off the holiday-shortened work week following a solid two-day rally overseas in Asia and Europe.

  • NY Times: The Billionaire Who Didn't Panic Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 9:16 AM ET

    This is the text of an article on Warren Buffett's response to the financial crisis, published in the New York Times on Tuesday, September 8, 2009.

  • Futures Rise as Gold, Oil Jump; GE Gains Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 8:45 AM ET

    Merger Monday is a day late this week because of the Labor Day Holiday, but it's Kraft's pursuit of Cadbury that's helping drive stock market sentiment this Tuesday.

  • Market Tips: Dollar to Fall as Stocks Get Hot Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 5:06 AM ET

    Global stocks rose for the second day in a row on Tuesday with emerging market shares hitting new year highs and gold rising above $1,000 an ounce. Experts tell CNBC the dollar will fall in the short-term as investors' interest in stocks peaks.

  • Charts: S&P Could Slump to 870 Points Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 5:04 AM ET

    The S&P 500 is running out of steam and could slump to 870 points if a key support level is broken, Roelof van den Akker, chartist at ING Wholesale Banking, told CNBC.

  • Gold Will Keep Shining Above $1,000: Charts Tuesday, 8 Sep 2009 | 4:21 AM ET

    Gold glittered on Tuesday as prices rose to their highest levels this year -- futures briefly hit $1,000 while spot prices rose to six-month highs. Will the precious metal continue to shine at this level?

  • HD DVD player and HD DVD-ROM

    Redbox’s growth — it started with 12 kiosks in 2004 and now processes about 80 transactions a second on Friday nights — has Hollywood’s blood boiling, the New York Times reports.

  • They were left out of the latest unemployment rate, as they are every month: millions of hidden casualties of the Great Recession who have stopped looking for work, the New York Times reports.

  • Charts: Stocks Face 15% Correction in October Monday, 7 Sep 2009 | 5:45 AM ET

    Most Western stock indexes will suffer a 10-to-15 percent correction over the coming weeks and hit a low in the middle of October, but that will mark a buying opportunity for the rest of the year, Robin Griffiths, technical strategist at Cazenove Capital, told CNBC. 

  • Market Tips: Buy Stocks Gently; Gold May Hit $1,650 Monday, 7 Sep 2009 | 5:29 AM ET

    Global stocks rose on Monday as investors jumped back into equities. Experts tell CNBC investors should buy bonds when the market dips and to gently increase their exposure to stocks.

  • Welcoming the New, Improving the Old Sunday, 6 Sep 2009 | 10:29 AM ET
    What's Next?

    For decades, companies have worked to incorporate the Six Sigma analytical business approach. Now, some say, it's time for the next challenge: "design thinking."

  • New Exotic Investments Are Emerging on Wall Street Saturday, 5 Sep 2009 | 6:44 PM ET

    While Washington debates tightening the screws on Wall Street to avoid another financial meltdown, investment bankers are already scurring around to concoct the next big money maker.

  • How and When Will the Global Crisis End? Saturday, 5 Sep 2009 | 11:02 AM ET

    Economists and political leaders still see weakness in the global economy and many don't think a recovery will begin until the second half of next year, CNBC's Maria Bartiromo reports from the Ambrosetti forum in Italy.

  • Why IRAs Are Better Than 401(k)s Friday, 4 Sep 2009 | 6:39 PM ET

    Flexibility and low fees – just to name a couple of reasons.

  • Doubling Down On Your 401(k) Friday, 4 Sep 2009 | 6:37 PM ET

    Don’t be a passive investor. Use market downturns to boost your retirement funds.

  • Invest for Retirement, Don’t Save Friday, 4 Sep 2009 | 6:35 PM ET

    There is such a thing as being too cautious when it comes to financial planning.