Lee Brodie is Digital Producer for Mad Money with Jim Cramer. Past credits include "Trading Spaces" and "Entertainment Tonight." He has also produced shows for History, MSNBC, NBC Productions, PBS and more. He received a 2007 Daytime Emmy award for the A&E documentary "A Question of Life or Meth." Brodie also received an Emmy award for his coverage of the New York theater scene in "Live from Broadway with Pat Collins." His first job in media was also with NBC, as a page.
Fast Money’s Whale Week continues with our celebration of Wall Street's most unabashed capitalists – whales as they are called. On Wednesday we bring you the most rapacious of them all: the activists investor. First, a word of warning warning - if you are a CEO, the following story could trigger nightmares.
Forget Shark Week on that other cable channel. For the next 5 days CNBC’s Fast Money is bringing you Whale Week. Of course we’re talking about the biggest movers and shakers on Wall Street – aka “whales.” We profile their investment styles and then you trade in their wake.
Priceline.com (PCLN) - the stock that William Shatner built with his snappy TV ads - is on a tear this year, jumping more than 47%. With earnings hot off the press the stock popped after hours. Is Priceline stock as much of a bargain as its travel fares?
The Fed says that it realizes credit is getting harder to come by for consumers. That came as a relief to some investors as retail shares were among the hardest hit during the credit crunch fueled sell-off of the last two weeks. With July sales figures from Costco (COST) out Thursday and earnings for the group next week, is it time to pick up some of these retail names on the cheap?
For the next month, traders will be trying to interpret the big market moving comments made by The Federal Reserve on Tuesday. Perhaps no group of stocks is seeing a bigger move off Bernanke's thoughts than the homebuilders. SPDR S&P Homebuilders (XHB) -- an ETF of housing stocks -- jumped more than 3% after the comments.
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