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  • How to Play the NatGas/Oil Divergence: Stock Picker Wednesday, 26 Aug 2009 | 11:56 AM ET

    Investors looking to play the crude oil and natural gas price divergence should follow these trading tips, said Daniel Dicker, independent oil trader at

  • Will Juniper Continue to See Upside Options Activity? Wednesday, 26 Aug 2009 | 8:06 AM ET

    Juniper Networks is a leader in high-performance networking but is usually caught in the wake of industry giant Cisco. Yesterday, however, Juniper was lighting up our screens early with upside options activity.

  • Markets Still Have a 'Lot of Room' to Run: Strategist Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 | 5:51 PM ET

    Ben Bernanke’s reappointment as Federal Reserve chairman is a sign of stability to the markets, said Bryan Place, president of Place Financial Advisors.

  • Don't Count on Consumers to Fuel Economy: Strategist Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 | 5:40 PM ET

    U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in August after back-to-back monthly declines, but will the gains continue to fuel the economy? Robert Loest, portfolio manager at Integrity Growth and Income and Stephen Gallagher, chief U.S. economist at Societe Generale discussed their outlooks for the consumer and the economy.

  • Ben Bernanke’s reappointment as chairman of the Federal Reserve was probably the best move for the markets, said Michael Cuggino, president and portfolio manager at Permanent Portfolio Funds, and Alan Valdes, vice president of Hillard Lyons.

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    Stocks continued to rise on Tuesday after encouraging reports on home prices and consumer confidence. The Treasury auctioned off $42 billion in 2-year notes today, and it was met with mediocre demand. Pres. Obama officially reappointed Ben Bernanke for another term as Fed chairman. Watch and listen to what the pros had to say...

  • Investors Should Buy This Bank Now: Strategist Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 | 2:11 PM ET

    Bank of America has significant upside over the next 12 months, said Edward Najarian, senior managing director and head of bank research at Isi Group.

  • S&P May 'Overshoot' to 1,200: Chief Investor Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 | 11:49 AM ET

    Steve Auth, CIO of Global Equities at Federated Investors, and David Goerz, CIO of Highmark Capital, discussed their market outlooks and how investors should be shaping their portfolios.

  • 4 Regional Bank Stock Picks Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 | 10:16 AM ET

    Bank failures are a necessary thing for the industry, said Collyn Gilbert, managing director and senior bank analyst at Stifel Nicolaus.

  • Traders Bullish on Applied Materials on Expected Rally Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 | 8:47 AM ET

    Options action turned bullish on Applied Materials yesterday as investors bet that it would rally into the autumn.

  • Health Care Stocks: Big Caps vs Info Tech Monday, 24 Aug 2009 | 6:49 PM ET

    As the health care debate continues, Todd Weller, health care IT analyst at Stifel Nicolaus, and Les Funtleyder, health care strategist at Miller Tabak, zero in on health care names that may bring healthy returns.

  • Pros Say: Expect 15% Pullback Before Recovery Monday, 24 Aug 2009 | 6:33 PM ET

    The rally on Wall Street began to fade Monday, with the S&P and Nasdaq turning negative, after a global rally that had spilled over into U.S. trading this morning. Read and listen to what the pros had to say...

  • Gold! Options Lust For This Precious Metal Trade Monday, 24 Aug 2009 | 4:16 PM ET

    Gold has been trapped below $1,000 an ounce for 17 months, but now the bulls are looking for bullion to make new highs.

  • Richard Bove, financial strategist at Rochdale Securities, said he expects 150 to 200 more U.S. banks to fail in the current banking crisis. (What banks does he like? Read story for his stock recommendations.)

  • Oil and Natural Gas Price Ratio Can't Last: Strategist Monday, 24 Aug 2009 | 12:20 PM ET

    Natural gas prices have been plummeting over the past few weeks to a 7-year low while oil is climbing to 2009 highs. Addison Armstrong, director of market research at Tradition Energy, and Peter Beutel, president of Cameron Hanover, discussed their outlooks.

  • Contrary to skeptics who speculate that markets are due for correction, Jeff Knight, CIO of Putnam Global Asset Allocation Team, and Margaret Patel, portfolio manager at Evergreen Investments, are still bullish.

  • Bull Market Will Continue: Strategists Monday, 24 Aug 2009 | 5:16 AM ET

    Stock markets will probably continue to rise as the world recovery has just begun and many investors who have been on the sidelines will finally jump in, investment officers and strategists told CNBC Monday.

  • What Investors Should Watch Next Week: Strategists Friday, 21 Aug 2009 | 7:13 PM ET

    Stocks gained for the fourth trading session Friday and investors are wondering if the rally can continue. Robert Heller, managing director at Chapdelanie Brokerage, and Randall Rothenberg, energy trader at Battalion Capital Management, discussed what investors should be watching for next week.

  • I'm 'Very Bullish' on Financials: Portfolio Manager Friday, 21 Aug 2009 | 6:50 PM ET

    Markets have been on a rise for the last four trading sessions, but will the trend continue? And where should investors be looking? Phil Orlando, chief equity market strategist at Federated Investors, and Les Satlow, portfolio manager at Cabot Money Management, discussed their market outlooks.

  • Pros Say: 5-10% Rally in the Next 45 Days Friday, 21 Aug 2009 | 5:34 PM ET

    Stocks jumped Friday after a sharp jump in existing-home sales and some encouraging economic data out of Europe. In the meantime, Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke said the economy is on the mend but recovery is likely to be sluggish and risks still remain. Read and listen to what the experts had to say...