Investing Investment Strategy

  • Wheat Fields

    German potash and salt miner K+S published better-than-expected results on Thursday, including EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes) above 217 million euros ($283 million). Investors need to look beyond the stable outlook for 2012 and see the positive forecast for 2013, Arnaud Scarpaci, fund manager at Agilis Gestion in Paris, told CNBC.com.

  • Apple iPad

    As consumers line up for its brand new iPad, some strategists worry too many Wall Street houses are lining up behind Apple, sending its stock price up too far, too fast.

  • Lightning Round

    You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.

  • Cramer's Innovative Tech Play: National Oilwell Varco

    National Oilwell Varco is one of the dominant players in oil services, says Mad Money's Cramer, because it has unparalleled technology that seems impossible for the competition to duplicate, and that makes the stock a "buy".

  • False Profit, Dan Abrams & Josh Zepps

    Tired of crying about the economic crisis and recession? Yeah, Dan Abrams, Josh Zepps and Jeff Michalski thought so. So they're trying to raise money on Kickstarter for "False Profit," a mockumentary on who's to blame for the economic crisis.

  • Cramer's Case to Sell Allscripts

    Mad Money's Cramer explains why the best way to play the expansion of electronic medical records is to sell Allscripts and swap into Cerner, the next time the stock gets pulled down with the rest of the market.

  • Apple

    Apple mania hits the options market, trading 1.5 million contracts Thursday, or 177-percent of its daily average volume, making it the most actively traded single stock option today.

  • Bull Market: Smarter Than the Average Bear

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains what's driving the recent bull run, while the markets manage to avoid the bears.

  • Fast Money Final Trade

    The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Chevron

    Look for large-cap companies that have strong sales and cash flows, and which also pay high dividends, regardless of sector, says Brian Peery, portfolio manager for the five-star-rated Hennessy Cornerstone Value Fund.

  • Tiffany Tarnished?

    Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer analyst, discusses why he likes Tiffany in the long run but remains cautious near term. Also, the play on high-end retailers and eBay's downgrade, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Markets Head Higher as Financials Bounce Back

    The Dow, S&P and Nasdaq keep rising, so is now the time to get short ahead of Friday's options expiration and CPI report? Keith McCullough, Hedgeye, weighs in on the trade. Also, the play on the rise in bank stocks, with The Fast Money traders. And is China already in a hard landing?

  • Foursquare CEO on Deals, Investors

    Dennis Crowley, Foursquare co-founder & CEO, offers insight on the company's 3-year anniversary, upcoming deals and whether it will go down the IPO road.

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Thursday, as investors built on the week’s rally, ahead of unemployment data from the Labor Department, and manufacturing data.

  • Gold stocks are hitting 52-week lows. So why choose gold stocks over the real thing? They’re on their way up, dividends in tow, says Patrick Chidley, mining analyst for HSBC.

  • Playing Large-Cap Momentum

    Brian Peery, Hennessy Cornerstone Value Fund, shares a couple of "dirty" stocks, and one that can help you clean up.

  • Hopium Heats Up in Miami Real Estate

    Miami's condo market took a brutal hit in the housing downturn, but things are heating up again. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.

  • Gold Stocks a Bargain?

    Patrick Chidley, HSBC Global Research, and CNBC's Bob Pisani, discuss whether investors should buy gold miners on the metal's overall weakness in 2012.

  • Credit Cards

    Despite their gains, Visa and MasterCard still lag behing the sector's rally.

  • Money Shifting from Bonds to Stocks?

    Carmine Grigoli, Mizuho Securities, and Keith Goddard, Capital Advisors Growth Fund, discuss why money is moving out of the bond market now.