Investment Strategy


  • Any Way to Stop Stocks?     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 7:32 PM ET

    David Tice, Tice Capital; David Kotok, Cumberland Advisors; and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington, discuss the market and why it appears immune to bad news. How long can it last, particularly with gold, silver and oil climbing, as well.

  • Bulls Keep on Bulling     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 7:00 PM ET

    Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio of Funds; Martin D. Weiss, Weiss Research; Lee Munson Portfoliollc.com, discuss opportunities in an already flying market. They also answer the question of what happens when the Fed finally steps back.

  • Stocks Shrug Off Bad News and Gain for Week Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    Stocks snapped a two-week losing streak to post gains after several days of quiet trading in which stocks steadily rose higher despite despite unrest in the Middle East and Libya, debt troubles in Europe, a continuing nuclear disaster in Japan and mixed economic news in the U.S. IBM and Chevron gained, while HP fell.

  • Stocks Pare Gains Ahead of Close; HP Falls Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    Stocks pared gains in the final hour of trading another session of quiet trading despite unrest in the Middle East and Libya, debt troubles in Europe, and mixed economic news in the U.S. Chevron and IBM gained, while HP fell.

  • Commodities Next Week     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson examines the day's activity in the commodities markets, and looks ahead to where oil, gold and silver are likely headed next week.

  • Rotation Within the Rotation Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 3:14 PM ET

    Midday, morning gains in Materials and Energy stocks continue to hold up, but the other market leader — techs — are definitely showing signs of weakness.

  • 5 Big Bank Stock Buybacks Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 2:58 PM ET
    JP Morgan Chase

    Buybacks are expected to make up two-thirds of payouts in 2011 and their significance should not be overshadowed by dividend payouts, according to analysis done by Goldman Sachs. ...A report from TheStreet.

  • The REIT Opportunities     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 1:51 PM ET

    The top three REITs to have in your portfolio right now, with Paula Poskon, Baird REIT analyst.

  • Trader Triple Play     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 1:43 PM ET

    Market experts discuss the best moves to make in the final hours of trading this week, with John Woods, JJ Woods & Associates; Matthew Cheslock, Cohen Capital Group; and Jack Bourdjian, Index Futures Group.

  • Is the Market Safe?     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 1:07 PM ET

    Insight on whether the markets will continue to run, despite all the bad news making headlines, with Joseph Keating, RBC Bank,CenterState Wealth Management and David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles & Co.

  • NYSE Midday Update     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • Midday Pops & Drops     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 12:52 PM ET

    The midday market movers that might not yet be on your radar.

  • Unusual Activity     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 12:44 PM ET

    A look at some unusual movements in the market with Rebecca Patterson of J.P. Morgan Private Bank

  • The Word on the Street Now     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    A look at today's midday market movers, with Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital and the Fast Money traders.

  • Yield Hunters     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 12:23 PM ET

    Finding opportunity in a low-rate environment, with Brian Watson, Steelpath director of research.

  • Stocks Gain, Led by Materials; HP Slips Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 11:55 AM ET

    Stocks gained amid mixed economic news, and as investors focused on a handful of strong earnings reports.  IBM and DuPont rose, while HP fell.

  • iPad2 Goes Global     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 11:50 AM ET

    Will American consumers have to wait even longer now? Colin Gillis, BGC Financial and CNBC's Jon Fortt, weigh in.

  • CIT Group Crawls Back From the Brink Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 11:41 AM ET

    When CIT Group declared bankruptcy in 2009, it became the only company that accepted a bailout, but failed to return the government’s money. Taxpayers were on the hook for $2.33 billion, creating further need for government policing.

  • This Week's Market Theme: Rotation Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 11:29 AM ET

    That's what I'm seeing. Look at the performance of some of the large financials this week, vs.  large commodity and industrial stocks.

  • Another Big Metals Rally     Friday, 25 Mar 2011 | 11:23 AM ET

    The metal commodities have been on fire in the past year. Is the streak over? Darin Newsom, Telvent DTN and Philip Gotthelf, Equidex, weigh in.