Investment Strategy


  • Stocks to Watch: Wyndham, Valero and More ... Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 11:00 AM ET
    Six in 60

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

  • Energy, Materials and More on Barrick Gold Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 10:55 AM ET

    Energy and material stocks leading the market gently lower mid-morning, as a spurt up in the dollar has reversed the gains in silver, gold, copper, and oil. Speaking of gold: Gold producer Barrick Gold bid for Australian copper producer Equinox has some people wondering whether this is a top in gold.

  • Stocks Slip, Led by Energy, Materials Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 10:23 AM ET

    Stocks continued to trade narrowly mixed after an unexpected jump in new home sales, and ahead of a week filled with key earnings reports..

  • Off the Grid Indicators     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 10:13 AM ET

    A look at the indicators that are painting a not-so-rosy picture of the economy, with Nicholas Colas, BNY ConvergEx Group, chief market strategist.

  • Sell in May This Year?     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 10:05 AM ET

    Investors are starting to ask whether they should sell in May and go away. Insight with Michael Farr, Farr, Miller and Washington.

  • A Top in Gold? Here's Why Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 9:50 AM ET

    Much of the world's stock markets are closed Monday, including the UK, France, Australia, and Hong Kong...but the U.S. dollar keeps quietly sinking against most of the world's currencies, which has been a big help to precious metals and oil. This is likely to be a major topic during Mr. Bernanke's press conference on Wednesday.

  • Tale of Two Sectors     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 9:44 AM ET

    Discussing whether the market rally can continue without participation of the banks, while tech is up seven percent, with Dan Morgan, Synovus Securities and Christopher Mutascio, Stifel Nicolaus.

  • Would You Invest in Brazil? Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 9:43 AM ET

    Are you planning to invest in Brazil? Do the potential rewards outweigh the risks? Tell us what you think.

  • ETF: Exchange Traded Fun     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 9:35 AM ET

    The ETF trade for the week, with Ron Courser, Ron Courser & Associates, and Rob Russell, Russell & Co.

  • Futures Rise Slightly; Gold Hits Record Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 9:16 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures rose slightly Monday after the long Easter weekend, after an earnings-driven rally last week.

  • Pre-Market Buzz     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 9:09 AM ET

    A check on the earnings calendar, with John Lynch, Wells Fargo Funds Management Group.

  • Main Concerns of the Market     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 7:52 AM ET

    A look ahead of earnings this week, with Barry Knapp, Barclay's head of U.S. portfolio strategy.

  • Consumer Crunch     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 7:14 AM ET

    Outlooks on consumers spending more at the pump and at the supermarket and the impact on other areas of retail, with Stephen Schork, The Schork Report and Brian Sozzi, Wall Street Strategies.

  • Monday Morning Markets     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 7:02 AM ET

    Discussing investor concerns on economic growth, with Edward Yardeni, Yardeni Research and Barry Knapp, Barclays Capital.

  • Traders on Fed Watch     Monday, 25 Apr 2011 | 6:30 AM ET

    Discussing the likely market impact on gold, with Frank McGhee, Integrated Brokerage Services and Carl Larry, Blue Ocean Brokerage.

  • New York Stock Exchange

    The Fed in the week ahead is expected to officially signal the long-anticipated shift away from one of its most controversial easy money policies, even as new data is likely to show the economy grew at a more sluggish pace in the first quarter.

  • General Electric: Value Play or Stay Away? Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 7:46 PM ET

    General Electric, the world's largest conglomerate with products ranging from light bulbs to turbines, has been rocked by controversies and dogged by slow growth during the tenure of Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Immelt, dividing investors on whether the company's stock is a buy or sell. ...A report from TheStreet.

  • Don't Panic Over Corrections     Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 6:50 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses the "Correction," where the market's been going along swimmingly and gets crushed. Do not be surprised. It's what happens when the market goes too far too fast. So build it in to your expectations. Also, what the heck is execution?

  • Trading vs. Investing     Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 6:38 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer clears up the differences between terms that seem similar, like trading vs. investing. As Cramer says, never turn a trade into an investment.

  • Demystifying the Gibberish     Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 6:27 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer continues to translate the most overused and underexplained terminology on Wall Street. In this segment, the risk/reward analysis.