Investment Strategy


  • GE Q1 Breakdown     Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 6:30 AM ET

    A reaction to GE's report, with Jack De Gan, Harbor Advisory chief investment officer.

  • BHP Billiton Bull Run Losing Steam: Charts Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 1:43 AM ET

    Shares in mining company BHP Billiton will not climb far beyond the levels it is currently trading at and prices are likely to come down in the next six months, Steven Mayne, director of Mayne Financials, told CNBC.

  • Inflation Curse Negates Low Rates Blessing: Strategist Thursday, 21 Apr 2011 | 12:48 AM ET

    The global economy will likely slow down from the second quarter of 2011 and investors should scale back risk as companies warn of headwinds in the coming quarters, Michael Preiss Chief Equity Strategist at Standard Chartered Bank told CNBC.

  • $1,500 Gold: What's the Next Price Target? Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 6:20 PM ET
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    Traders and analysts have been raising their price targets on gold as the precious metal continues its steady climb. Comex June gold futures, the most actively traded gold contract, settled just shy of $1,500 an ounce on Wednesday.

  • Mad Money, April 20, 2011     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

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

  • Stocks Close Sharply Up, Driven by Earnings Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 4:55 PM ET

    Stocks closed sharply higher in a rally sparked by strength in tech and manufacturing, although bank stocks weakened after Wells Fargo reported a slide in revenue.

  • Q1 Earnings Picture     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 4:03 PM ET

    Breaking down the corporate earnings picture, with Scott Richter, Fifth Third Asset Management and Nick Raich, Key Private Bank.

  • Stocks Add to Gains Before Close; UTX Soars Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 3:58 PM ET

    Stocks added to strong gains before the close as a rally sparked by strength in tech and manufacturing drove prices higher, although bank stocks weakened after Wells Fargo reported a slide in revenue.

  • The Apple Trade     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 3:52 PM ET

    Scott Nations, NationsShares chief investment officer, with a play on Apple ahead of its earnings release.

  • Market Ga-Ga     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 3:34 PM ET

    A look ahead of the markets and analysis on where the economy is headed, with Rob Morgan, Fulcrum chief equity strategist, and Tony Dwyer, Collins Stewart chief equity strategist.

  • Talking Numbers: The Technical Trade     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 3:24 PM ET

    Stocks have roared back in the past two years but are equities losing steam? Rob Sluymer, RBC Capital Markets with a technical perspective.

  • Pimco to Launch Bond ETF Actively Managed by Bill Gross Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 2:46 PM ET

    PIMCO filed today with the SEC to launch an actively managed version of its popular Total Return Fund, the biggest and most popular bond fund in the world.

  • Apple Short     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 2:43 PM ET

    Clem Chambers, ADFN CEO with a short play on Apple.

  • Top Picks of the Day     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 2:38 PM ET

    Brent Wilsey, Wilsey Asset Management president, and Peter Costa, Empire Executions president, with their top stock picks of the day.

  • Big Topic: Gold & Copper     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 2:07 PM ET

    Freeport-McMoRan and the next value commodity play with Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors CEO, and Alpesh Patel, Praefinium Partners.

  • Bulls Betting on This Media Company's Earnings Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 1:54 PM ET

    Bullish traders are snapping up calls in Discovery Communications ahead of the media company's earnings report next week.

  • The Long and Short of It     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 1:41 PM ET

    Chris Baggini, Turner Titan Fund with a mutual fund play straight from the hedge fund playbook.

  • $1,500: What's Next?     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 1:34 PM ET

    Putting the spotlight on gold, with George Gero, RBC Capital Markets; Bill O'Neill, LOGIC Advisors; George Milling-Stanley, World Gold Council ,and CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

  • Uncertain Future for Global Economy     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 12:29 PM ET

    University of Texas Investment Management Co. CEO Bruce Zimmerman reveals his most pressing concerns about the Global Economy in both the developed and emerging markets.

  • Why You Should Buy Gold     Wednesday, 20 Apr 2011 | 12:15 PM ET

    Bruce Zimmerman, University of Texas Investment Co., discusses whether gold is "cheap" at over $1,500.