Investment Strategy


  • The Word on the Street Now     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on which trades you should put down, with Rich Ilczyszyn Lind-Waldock senior market strategist.

  • What Does Third Year of Bull Market Mean for Economy? Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 11:37 AM ET

    The U.S. is suffering through a debt binge and it’s now going through deleveraging, which dampens economic growth, said Allison Deans, senior advisor at Varick Asset Management and CNBC contributor.

  • Stocks Add to Modest Gains; Retail, Tech Rise Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 11:27 AM ET

    Stocks added to modest gains amid light volume and weak economic news as the quarter end neared. Home Depot rose, while HP fell.

  • Investing in Dow Losers     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 11:22 AM ET

    Is now the time to invest in the dinosaurs of the Dow? Insight with Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital, Michael Farr, Farr, Miller, Washington and, CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Playing Low-Volume Teflon Markets     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 11:00 AM ET

    Advice for investors looking to trade in a low volume environment, with Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel; Eugene "Gene" Peroni, Advisors Asset Management and, Stephen Wood, Russell Investments.

  • Trading the Low Volume, Melt-Up Market     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 10:43 AM ET

    A look at the stocks that tend to go up when volume goes down, with Joseph Greco, Meridian Equity Partners managing director.

  • Fortune Golf Sale in Back 9     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 10:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche takes a look at the same of Fortune Brands' golf unit. Unfortunately, Japan exposure could effect the price of the deal.

  • China's Mega Mobile Movers     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 10:24 AM ET

    A look at who's winning and who's losing in the world's largest mobile market, with Tim Seymour, EmergingMoney.com founder.

  • Political Unrest Slows Airline Growth     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 10:15 AM ET

    As the airline industry struggles to make a full recovery, political unrest and high oil prices around the globe are putting a damper on a possible comeback. Insight with Giovanni Bisignani, International Air Transport Association director general/CEO.

  • Yoshikami: The Perplexing Philippines Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 10:12 AM ET
    Flag of Philippines

    What many people do not realize about investing in emerging markets is that countries tend to concentrate their economic expansion in specific sectors. In the case of the Philippines, the sectors most in demand are outsourcing and service oriented industries.

  • Commodity Based ETFs     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 9:46 AM ET

    A look at Canada, gold and oil ETFs, with Bruno Del Ama, Global X Funds CEO.

  • Morici: The Obama Doctrine Is Not Good Foreign Policy Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 9:44 AM ET
    Moammer Gaddafi speaking

    After missteps addressing Congressional concerns, President Obama has articulated clearly the goals, means and duration of the U.S. military action in Libya. Critics may say he did not address those issues, but he did and the answers are not acceptable.

  • Investing in the Lovable Losers     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 9:37 AM ET

    Some lovable losers to invest in, with Adam Bold, The Mutual Fund Store founder/CEO and Joseph Duran, United Capital Financial Partners CEO/co-founder.

  • World Markets Down—But America Is Up Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 9:24 AM ET

    The rest of the world is down, commodities are down, but U.S. futures are up. Most traders are just shrugging their shoulders and attributing this to end of month trading. Also: Housing? It's not getting better.

  • Futures Still Slightly Up After Home Price News Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 9:20 AM ET

    Stock index futures continued to trade slightly higher after news that home prices fell less than expected.

  • Stock to Watch: McCormick     Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 9:17 AM ET

    A look at why investors should hold on to this stock, with Erin Lash, Morningstar equity analyst.

  • Picking a Winner When Everyone's 'Ugly' Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 5:11 AM ET

    What do you do when the ugly get uglier and you are looking for a profit in the currency markets?

  • Trading the Euro and the Wall of Worry Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 3:49 AM ET
    Euro bills and coins

    Like stocks, the euro has so far this year shrugged off the so-called wall of worry. Concerns that the likes of Greece, Ireland or Portugal could default have not led to euro losses.

  • Will Dangers Spoil Markets' Party Mood? Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 3:20 AM ET
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    The current market environment reminds me of the movie “Wayne’s world” that I saw longer ago than I care to remember. The party mood on the markets just continues in the face of clear and present dangers.

  • Tea Party Has Republicans Running Scared Tuesday, 29 Mar 2011 | 1:53 AM ET
    Former U.S. President Bill Clinton seen speaking during the inaugural Rural Summit in Washington, DC

    In the months after Bill Clinton received the same kind of electoral drubbing meted out to Barack Obama in November, he used to measure his political standing by the number of Republicans getting ready to run against him, reports the Financial Times.