Investment Strategy


  • Market Has Much Higher to Go: Strategist Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 12:52 PM ET

    The Dow 10,000 mark is very much in sight, so what does that mean for investors? Hugh Johnson, of Johnson Illington Advisors, and Emmanuel Ferreira, of the Oppenheimer Quest Opportunity Fund, shared their opposing market views with CNBC on Wednesday.

  • Buy-and-Hold Investing Makes A Return After Turbulent Year Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 12:28 PM ET

    With the stock market nearing its year-ago level and fear gauges back near normal, everything old is new again when it comes to investing.

  • ConocoPhillips Gets 'Bet' To Break $50 Level Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 12:07 PM ET

    COP is off 0.86 percent to $46.24 in midday trading. The stock hit a 52-week low of $34.12 in March before running up 43 percent in early June but has largely traded sideways since then.

  • Q & A With Bill Clinton Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 11:47 AM ET

    Here are the transcripts from Maria's interview with former President Bill Clinton. We talked with him on Friday as he was preparing for this week's 5th Annual Clinton Global Initiative in New York City.

  • 9 Stocks Investors Should Buy: Stock Picker Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 11:45 AM ET

    People are racing to get into this market because they’re afraid to be the last bear standing, said Dan Genter, president, CEO and CIO of RNC Genter Capital Management. He shared his views on where investors should be putting their money to work.

  • Qatar’s Big Hopes For The Future Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 10:48 AM ET
    Maria Bartiromo with Qatar’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thania

    Maria Bartiromo sat down with Qatar’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thani to discuss recovery in the Middle East. The nation holds 14% of the world’s natural gas, its ranked number three in the world. Oil and gas has made Qatar the second highest per-capital income country following Liechtenstein.

  • Canada: Is the Recovery Sustainable? Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 10:43 AM ET
    Maria with Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper

    Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke with Maria Bartiromo at the New York Stock Exchange, in a “First on CNBC” interview. Harper’s biggest concern was the sustainability of this recovery.

  • Keeping Things in 'Czech' Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 10:42 AM ET

    Vaclav Klaus isn’t your typical politician. He’s not afraid to voice his thoughts, even if it appears to be against the grain. As President of the Czech Republic, Vaclav Klaus assumed the rotating reins of the EU presidency in the first half of 2009. He has been fiercely critical of more closely integrating the 27-member Bloc and has also published a book highlighting his doubts on global warming.

  • Traders Bullish on This Oil Services Firm Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 7:53 AM ET

    Bullish traders were piling into Smith International yesterday, apparently betting that the oil services company will break through resistance levels that have been in place for months.

  • Bright Spots Appear in Commercial Property Cloud Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 5:16 AM ET

    Some bright spots have started to appear among the clouds hanging over the commercial property sector, especially in the UK, where prices have dropped faster than in the rest of Europe, analysts and investors told CNBC Tuesday.

  • We Are in a Toilet-Shaped Recovery: Roche Wednesday, 23 Sep 2009 | 4:58 AM ET

    About 14 percent of US gross domestic product spending will go down the sewer, says strategist David Roche.

  • Market Insider: A Sober and Subdued Wall Street Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 11:04 PM ET

    With little else to sway it, the stock market should continue to trade quietly ahead of the Fed's Wednesday afternoon statement.

  • Stocks Hit New Highs for Year as Dollar Weakens Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 5:24 PM ET

    Stocks advanced Tuesday as the two-year Treasury auction was met with solid demand and the dollar retreated.

  • Why You Should Own These Financials: Strategist Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 4:02 PM ET

    The winners in this cycle will be buyers of financial stocks, said Anton Schutz, president at Mendon Capital Advisors.

  • Weak Dollar 'Positive' For These Sectors: Strategist Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 2:05 PM ET

    How will the weak dollar affect the stock rally and how should investors be playing the markets? Larry Adam, chief investment strategist at Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management and Peter Boockvar, equity strategist at Miller Tabak shared their market strategies.

  • Stocks Advance After Treasury Auction Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 1:46 PM ET

    Stocks advanced Tuesday as the two-year Treasury auction was met with solid demand and the dollar retreated.

  • S&P to Reach 1,130 by Year-End: Strategist Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 12:10 PM ET

    Two bullish strategists Frederic Dickson, chief market strategist at D.A. Davidson & Co. and Ted Parrish, co-portfolio manager at Henssler Equity Fund said they expect markets to go higher by year-end.

  • After a year of virtually no IPOs as credit evaporated from the market, eight deals worth $3.5 billion are flooding the market this week.

  • Stocks Move Higher as Dollar Pulls Back Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 11:30 AM ET

    Stocks advanced Tuesday as the dollar turned lower once again, boosting commodity and other stocks.

  • TJX Goes Bullish After Stock Buyback Plan Tuesday, 22 Sep 2009 | 11:29 AM ET

    TJX hit a new 52-week high earlier today before pulling back slightly to $38.45, still up about 1 percent on the session. Shares of the company, which operates such discount chains as T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and HomeGoods, began their steady uptrend at the end of January.