Investment Strategy


  • Bank Stocks Crushed as New Mortgage Issues Emerge Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 11:31 AM ET

    Banks stocks are getting crushed again today as investors wake up to a fear we first told you about yesterday: That significant liabilities are possible for the big banks who securitized mortgages due to misrepresentations about the standards attested to for the mortgages in the pool.

  • Best Ways to Invest on Weak Dollar: Stock Picker Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 11:07 AM ET

    The dollar hit its lowest level in more than eight months against the euro Friday, after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke reinforced expectations of further monetary policy easing. Robert Pavlik, chief market strategist at Banyan Partners and Rob Morgan, chief investment strategist at Fulcrum Securities discussed their insights.

  • Six in 60

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

  • Should Congress Have Put Jobs Ahead of Health Care? Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 10:59 AM ET

    Given the economic difficulties still lingering in the United States, should health care have taken a backseat to jobs on Capitol Hill? Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Indiana, discusses the issue.

  • Hogan's Top Pick of the Week Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 10:26 AM ET

    Art Hogan, director of global equity product at Jefferies shared his best play of the week.

  • Fuzzy Math at a For-Profit School Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 9:46 AM ET

    What you see when it comes to for-profit school job placement rates may not necessarily be what you get.

  • Traders Continuing to Eye Dollar's Moves Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 9:23 AM ET

    Currencies still remain the topic of discussion this morning with the Dollar Index is down for the fourth straight day. It fell to its lowest levels since January vs. the Euro, fell to parity vs. the Australian Dollar, and dropped below 81 Yen—extending its 15-year lows.

  • Futures Gain on Bernanke Remarks, Economic News Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 9:06 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures rose as Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke gave a speech cementing Wall Street's view that more help is on the way, and the government released positive news on inflation and retail sales.

  • Insurers Rally as Big Banks Struggle Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 8:34 AM ET

    Big banks such as Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan are struggling, and now capital is shifting to financial guarantors such as MBIA, Radbian, and Ambac Financial.

  • What's On: Gaming, Education and Bernanke Watch Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 7:57 AM ET

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

  • Will Google Top $700 By Year's End? Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 7:42 AM ET

    Share your opinion in today's poll.

  • 'Real Panic Going on' in Dollar Index: Charts Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 6:24 AM ET

    The dollar index looks set to continue its rapid decline and could fall below 72 point before the end of October, a level not seen since mid-2008, independent trader and technical analyst Bill McLaren told CNBC Friday.

  • Bonds Are in 'Structural Bull Market': Strategist Friday, 15 Oct 2010 | 3:47 AM ET

    The policy of easy money has created the current bull market for bonds, but investors should tread carefully ahead of the Federal Open Market Committee's meeting next month, Christian Gattiker, global investment strategist and head of research at Julius Baer, told CNBC Friday.

  • China Stocks Set for Multi-Year Bull Run: Strategist Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 10:25 PM ET

    China is the big investment theme with mainland equities set to see a multi-year bull run, said to Puru Saxena, chief executive, Puru Saxena Wealth Management.

  • Friday Look Ahead: Fed Chief, Data & China in Spotlight Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 10:20 PM ET

    Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech in Boston on Friday is by far his most anticipated commentary since, well, August.

  • GE Earnings: What to Expect Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 5:44 PM ET
    General Electric building in Ohio

    GE shares  have risen 8% over the past year but have been quite volatile, ranging from a 52-week closing high of $19.70 on April 30 to a low of $13.75 on July 2, amid investor concerns about the economy and complicated healthcare and financial reform legislation and credit risk at GE Capital.  ...A report from TheStreet.

  • Is VIX Pointing to a Market Correction? Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 5:23 PM ET

    The rally that added 15 percent to the S&P 500 Index since early July may be under threat. At least that's what the VIX may be signaling.

  • Working in Retirement: Act Two! What Now? Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 4:55 PM ET

    An increasing number of Americans, whether it’s because they need the money or want to try something new, are choosing to work in their retirement. It's time for Act Two! So, what happens now?

  • Stocks Come Back to End Slightly Down; Banks Fall Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 4:40 PM ET

    Stocks came back from the lows of the session in the last few minutes of the session to end just slightly lower after a tepid government bond auction, a disappointing jobs report and the fallout continued over foreclosure practices at major banks. Bank of America and JPMorgan fell, while McDonald's rose.

  • Stocks Trim Losses Ahead of Close; Banks Fall Thursday, 14 Oct 2010 | 3:55 PM ET

    Stocks pulled back from the lows of the session but remained down after a tepid government bond auction, a disappointing jobs report and the fallout continued over foreclosure practices at major banks. Bank of America and JPMorgan fell, while McDonald's rose.

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