Investment Strategy


  • Futures Gain Slightly as Euro Debt Fears Linger Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 9:23 AM ET

    Stock index futures gained ahead of the open Tuesday, tracking European and Asian shares higher a day after the markets sold off amid fears over euro zone debt troubles and falling commodity prices.

  • Numbers You Need to Know About     Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 9:17 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman says the new CNBC Fed survey has become the market's benchmark for expectations from the Central Bank.

  • The LinkedIn Shorting Challenge     Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 9:06 AM ET

    Investors looking to short the stock should be prepared to face some hurdles, says Gregory DePetris, Quadriserv.

  • 'There's No Place to Put Any Money' Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 9:05 AM ET

    "There's no place to put any money," one trader lamented to me this morning, arguing why he thought the market had a good chance of rising even through the QE2 uncertainty.

  • Getting a Read on the Markets     Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 8:00 AM ET

    Advice for investors on where to trade now and a look ahead of the next trading session, with David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff & Associates chief economist/strategist.

  • What's On: AutoZone, QR Energy and AIG's Re-IPO Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 7:46 AM ET

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

  • Contagion Fears Lingering     Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 7:05 AM ET

    The Greek finance minister warns that the country needs EU support.A look at how the markets are reacting to this and QE2's expiration, with Stuart Freeman, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • U.S. Trading Day Ahead     Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 6:43 AM ET

    A check on interest rates, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management.

  • Time to Link Out of LinkedIn?     Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 6:30 AM ET

    Concerns on what could be a potential bubble, after LinkedIn's IPO, with Steven Rattner, former Car Czar/former Quadrangle Group managing partner.

  • How to Trade Financial Repression Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 5:38 AM ET

    Financial repression is a term that has been making headlines recently.  Associated with default via forced lending to governments, low rates, cross border capital controls and high inflation, financial repression allows the indebted to lower the cost of their debt at the expense of creditors.

  • Best Restructuring for Investors? Austerity Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 2:08 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    The best type of restructuring for investors is austerity, a type of debt default that sees a government renege on its obligations to its own people rather than bond holders according to Christian Gattiker-Ericsson, the chief strategist and head of research at Julius Baer.

  • Fitch Threatens Belgium With Credit Rating Cut Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 12:29 AM ET
    Aerial view of a town square Bruges Belgium

    Fitch became the second ratings agency to threaten Belgium with a credit downgrade on Monday, saying a lack of government undermined budget efforts in one of the euro zone's most indebted states.

  • Five Things to Watch: IPOs Edition Monday, 23 May 2011 | 9:32 PM ET

    Forget LinkedIn (for five minutes)... it's IPO Tuesday and we're not gonna mention the social network again on this page. Time to line up for the Russian Google, a Swiss commodities giant and America's toxic assets survivor. Here's what we're watching...

  • Stocks Likely to Feel Euro Blues All Over Again Monday, 23 May 2011 | 8:39 PM ET
    A stock broker sits in front of a board displaying German share index DAX at the stock exchange in Frankfurt/M., western Germany.

    Stocks are likely to take their cues from the foreign exchange market again on Tuesday after risk assets fell on a series of negative sovereign-debt related headlines from the Euro zone.

  • Lightning Round     Monday, 23 May 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.

  • Lightning Round OT     Monday, 23 May 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.

  • Stocks Choppy for Now, But Steep Correction Unlikely Monday, 23 May 2011 | 6:02 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    The latest wave of market turbulence could sweep stocks lower into the summer, but it's not likely to be the start of a deep correction, analysts say.

  • Mad Money, May 23, 2011     Monday, 23 May 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 Web Extra     Monday, 23 May 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

    The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.

  • Fast Money Final Trade     Monday, 23 May 2011 | 5:58 PM ET

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