Investment Strategy


  • Financials Have 'Tremendous Upside': Stock Picker Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 12:16 PM ET

    Bank stocks will eventually help lift the stock market as some of these companies have “tremendous upside,” according to Anton Schutz, president and portfolio manager of Mendon Capital.

  • Stocks Turn Mixed; Utilities Gain, Pfizer Falls Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 11:55 AM ET

    Stocks turned mixed in quiet trading after a varied batch of earnings reports, as investors took a step back after sending the market to multi-year highs in April.

  • What's Next for Stocks     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 11:07 AM ET

    Will current economic conditions help the market on its way to 13,000? Kimberly Foss, Empyrion Wealth Management, and William Stone, PNC Wealth Management, discuss.

  • The technical charts still look “relatively positive” and we have “quite a ways to go” in the long-term, according to Robert Sluymer, technical strategist at RBC Capital Markets, and John Wilson, chief technical strategist at Morgan Keegan.

  • Stocks to Watch: Avon Products, Herbalife and More ... Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 11:05 AM ET
    Six in 60

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

  • Investing in Autos     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 10:40 AM ET

    A strong buy opinion on General Motors and a buy opinion on Ford, as well as the reasons why, with Efraim Levy, equity analyst, Standard & Poor's, and David Whiston, Morningstar.

  • How to Trade Cotton, Sugar and Lumber: Analyst Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 10:39 AM ET

    Cotton, sugar and lumber prices have been on the decline in the last month, so how should investors trade each of the commodities? Sterling Smith, commodity analyst at Country Hedging, shared his best plays.

  • How to Be the Next Google: Keys to Start-Up Success Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 9:57 AM ET

    Bringing about disruption is incredibly hard. And it takes an especially driven type of entrepreneur, a lot of money and even more luck and the ability to clear some pretty big hurdles.

  • Tech to Move Dow Higher?     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 9:47 AM ET

    Can the lagging tech stocks push the Dow to new heights? David Goerz, Highmark Capital CIO, and Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital weigh in.

  • Dow 13,000: Financials or Tech?     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 9:43 AM ET

    Discussing whether the financial or tech sector will propel the Dow to new heights, with Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital president and David Goerz, Highmark Capital CIO.

  • Technical Tuesday: What the Charts Say     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 9:35 AM ET

    Checking the technical charts and what they indicate about the markets, with John Wilson, Morgan Keegan, and Robert Sluymer RBC Capital Market.

  • Futures Slightly Lower After Earnings Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 9:27 AM ET

    Stock index futures fell ahead of the open for Wall Street on Tuesday as traders considered the implications of Osama Bin Laden's death and looked ahead to more earnings reports..

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

  • Bossidy's Soap Box     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 7:54 AM ET

    Looking into the Honeywell crystal ball for any potential M&A partners, with Lawrence Bossidy, former Honeywell chairman & CEO.

  • Pfizer Reaction     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 7:46 AM ET

    Barbara Ryan, sr. pharmaceutical analyst & managing director, Deutsche Bank Securities, discusses Pfizer's earnings beat and the company's outlook. She says Pfizer is on track to release a couple big drugs this year that will really benefit shareholders, and discusses her idea that the company should be broken up.

  • Trading Block: Gold, Silver & the Buck     Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 7:38 AM ET

    Jim Steel, chief commodities analyst, HSBC; Peter Beutel, president and author, Cameron Hanover; and Michael Woolfolk, BNY Mellon offer a roundup of commodities and what's likely to happen over the next few months.

  • An Indian stock broker looks worried as he watches the screen in Mumbai, India.

    The killing of Osama bin Laden is a positive event for Pakistan's economy and stock market, despite doubts about whether the country's military was complicit in hiding the Al Qaeda leader, according to a strategist.

  • Sell in May and Go Away? Tuesday, 3 May 2011 | 2:14 AM ET
    One euro and U.S. dollar

    Should investors be looking to sell up and find a safe haven over the summer months as the wall of worry finally gains traction? Philipp E. Bärtschi, the chief strategist at Sarasin in Zurich, believes it is probably time to take some risk off the table.

  • NYSE Trader

    Stocks started May on a softer footing, in a day of mixed signals from markets.

  • Lightning Round OT     Monday, 2 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.