Investment Strategy


  • Ben Bernanke, Federal Reserve Chairman

    Wednesday, Ben Bernanke will discuss with reporters decisions taken by the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee. For this unprecedented press conference to be successful, Mr. Bernanke must venture where Fed Chairmen are most reluctant to go—into politics.

  • High Flyers or Boring Blue Chips?     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 10:34 AM ET

    Weighing in on whether investors should go long on high flyers or stick with big and sometimes boring blue chips, with Ron Weiner, RDM Financial Group, and Heather Brilliant, MorningStar.

  • Expect to see a continued bullish market in the short-to-intermediate term, according to David Loesser, president and founder of The Estate Planners Group.

  • Faber Report: Lawson Software Takeunder     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 10:16 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber with latest details on takeunder company, Lawson Software by Golden Gate Capital.

  • Can Silver Continue to Shine?     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 10:12 AM ET

    As silver pulled back this morning, investors are wondering if this is a warning sign, with Phillip Streible, Lind-Waldock senior market strategist.

  • The stock peaked around $27 last April, and it looks as if the bulls may be expecting a test of that level in the next few weeks.

  • April Consumer Confidence     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 10:00 AM ET

    Breaking down the consumer confidence numbers and the impact on the markets, with Ken Goldstein, The Conference Board; John Merrill, Tanglewood Wealth Management and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Technical Tuesday     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 9:35 AM ET

    A look at what the charts are saying about the market, with James Dailey, Team Asset Strategy Fund, and David Loesser, The Estate Planners Group.

  • Pre-Market Buzz     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 9:23 AM ET

    A check on the markets; earnings, and tomorrow's Fed meeting, with Jamie Tyrrell, Group One Trading trader.

  • 3 Trends This Earnings Season Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 9:05 AM ET

    Halfway through Q1 earnings, there's already a clear pattern emerging...

  • Autonation Revs Up     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 7:35 AM ET

    Breaking down the better than expected numbers, with Mike Jackson, AutoNation chairman/CEO.

  • What's On: Coca-Cola, 3M, UPS, Netflix and Housing Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 7:30 AM ET

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

  • The Fed Effect     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 6:15 AM ET

    Currency and commodity traders prepare for the Fed's news conference tomorrow. A move to end the purchase of U.S.Treasury bonds could have an immediate impact on inflation, with Matt Smith, Summit Energy; Michael Dudas, Jefferies and Boris Schlossberg, GFT Forex.

  • China's banking stocks traded mixed on Tuesday following a media report that the regulator had raised capital requirements for the largest lenders.

  • Mineral Growth in Brazil     Tuesday, 26 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses the future of magnesite mining, with Flavio Barbosa Magnesita, CFO.

  • Positive earnings surprises have helped keep stocks buoyant, a trend that may help counteract the "sell in May" theory.

  • Easy Money Days Numbered?     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington; Stephen Weiss, "The Billion Dollar Mistake" author; and Don Luskin, Trend Macro.

  • Markets: Stay the Course?     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    People have been calling tops all along, and they've been wrong every step of the way, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Mad Money, April 25, 2011     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Netflix Earnings: Stock Buyback or Dividend? Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 5:57 PM ET

    What growth company pays a dividend? Most don’t — especially not in Silicon Valley. But that’s just what Netflix said it is doing — sort of — by resuming its stock buyback program, which had been on a quarter-long hiatus.