GO
Loading...

Infrastructure

More

  • Market Tips: Dollar Rally Is Over, Go Long Gold Tuesday, 7 Apr 2009 | 8:08 AM ET

    Global stocks were mixed Tuesday with the banks dragging the most after noted analysts Meredith Whitney and Mike Mayo warned on the sector ahead of U.S. earnings season. Experts tell CNBC that more pain is ahead for financials and as a result, investors should avoid them.

  • Market Tips: Buy on the Dips Monday, 6 Apr 2009 | 4:36 AM ET

    Global stocks started the week in positive territory Monday, with banks and oils leading the gain, as investors became more reassured that the global economic slowdown has bottomed. Experts tell CNBC how to make money at this time.

  • Market Tips: US Financials Rally Still Hot Friday, 3 Apr 2009 | 8:28 AM ET

    Global stocks slipped Friday as the positive sentiment stemming from the G20 summit's coordinated action and united front diminished and was replaced by caution ahead of the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.

  • Off the Charts: Caterpillar Tuesday, 31 Mar 2009 | 8:38 PM ET

    Cramer has often been a fan of this stock, but what do the technicians say? And are they right?

  • Metal Stocks Will Soar in Second Half: Rio Tinto CEO Tuesday, 31 Mar 2009 | 5:02 PM ET

    According to Tom Albanese, CEO of Rio Tinto, infrastructure stocks will see a boost in the second half of 2009 — thanks largely to the U.S. and China.

  • Saudi Development Spree Could Help US Firms Tuesday, 24 Mar 2009 | 6:47 PM ET
    Oil Refinery in California

    Saudi Arabia's domestic development efforts could provide a much-needed financial boost to firms outside of the Kingdom.

  • Obama Targets 'Earmarks' in New Spending Bill Wednesday, 11 Mar 2009 | 11:37 AM ET
    Barack Obama

    President Obama agreed to sign an "imperfect" spending bill to keep the government running, but he called for a crackdown on lawmakers adding "earmarks"—or pet projects—to legislation.

  • Market Tips: Don't 'Buy-and-Hold' Stocks Friday, 27 Feb 2009 | 7:26 AM ET

    Global stocks were down Friday as more bad news came out of the financial sector, heightening investors' fears about the health of the overall economy. As markets continue their volatile streak, experts tell CNBC where is best to put your money.

  • Market Tips: Don’t Be Tempted, Stick to Safe Havens Thursday, 26 Feb 2009 | 4:58 AM ET

    While Asian stocks were predominately lower Thursday on the back of Wall Street's overnight falls, European stocks rose on the back of the UK's government support for the banking sector.

  • Gates Foundation Raises Stakes in KO, MCD Tuesday, 17 Feb 2009 | 9:34 AM ET

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on Tuesday increased its share stake in heavyweights like Coca Cola, McDonald's and Autonation.

  • With Congress passing Obama's much lauded stimulus package, trillions of dollars are headed towards the economy. But the markets' aren't liking what they see or hear. The truth is that while a stimulus package might help, it does not heal the fundamental ill -- we all spent too much for too long.

  • Stop Trading!: Geithner’s Live-or-Die Stress Test Friday, 13 Feb 2009 | 3:50 PM ET

    As brutal as it sounds, Cramer says, not every bank will make it.

  • Obama's Stimulus Gamble Friday, 13 Feb 2009 | 2:45 PM ET
    Stimulus Package

    The U.S. House of Representatives had passed the economic stimulus package. Now the measure goes to the Senate for a vote. 

  • Cramer Battles Barron’s – Again Monday, 9 Feb 2009 | 4:10 PM ET

    We love the attention we get from this financial-news weekly, but they're wrong about Jim's track record.

  • Game Plan: Obama’s Second Honeymoon? Friday, 6 Feb 2009 | 9:23 PM ET

    Cramer has a few ideas on how to rectify the president’s less-than-stellar first few weeks in office.

  • Look East, Investors Thursday, 5 Feb 2009 | 10:40 PM ET

    Where’s that infrastructure build-out we were promised? What about the job creation? Why is the new president’s stimulus package such a disappointment? China got it right.

  • Caterpillar Options Spike on Share Movement Wednesday, 4 Feb 2009 | 3:36 PM ET

    Caterpillar is seeing heavy options activity as its stock trades moderately higher Wednesday. Calls outnumber puts by a 3-1 ratio and are concentrated at the February 33 strike, where contracts were bought for $0.77, $0.80, and $0.81. Some May 40 calls also traded for $0.88, according to OptionMonster's real-time tracking systems.

  • A closer look at the huge package of spending measures and tax cuts shows that many special items still got inserted into the measure

  • North Dakota Senator: Obama Plan 'Misses the Mark' Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | 9:00 PM ET

    Cramer isn't the only person finding fault with the new president's spending bill. Here is what Kent Conrad wants changed.

  • Yoshikami: Investing in Infrastructure --  Now or Later? Thursday, 29 Jan 2009 | 11:53 PM ET
    Construction Highway

    China, the United States and many other countries have unveiled a slew of stimulus packages aimed at reviving their economies. These proposals should see a huge bump up in infrastructure spending. If that's the case, why are many of these companies doing so poorly in the stock markets? What's going on?