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To help investors get their portfolios ready for next week, CNBC asked the market pros for their best stock picks now.
Barry James has a checklist for worthy investments. To be attractive, a stock must have good relative value, good historical corporate earnings, and good relative price strength.
How are you honoring your father this Father's Day? With a tie? A recycled birthday present? How about some stock?
Morgan Stanley issued an interesting report on Thursday. They upgraded financials to a neutral weight, and I thought their reasoning was sound and creative.
The markets seesawed amid mixed economic and financial news on Thursday.
Stocks had a rocky afternoon as the market lost all its initial gains, then rebounded right before the close. Here's what some of the pros were recommending for investors.
"We've had a bear market," David Katz of Matrix Asset Advisors told CNBC. "We think the next move in the market is going to start to discount a better `09, and a lot of these problems being resolved, and so we'd be buying into this weakness." Not only is Katz buying, he's buying financials!
One company rode the tech bubble of the 1990s; the other is part of the ill-starred fraternity of bond insurers. What do they have in common? Matthew Kaufler of Touchstone Value Opportunities thinks investors ought to give them a look.
Barry Ritholtz has had a "sell" on Lehman Brothers for several months. The latest management turmoil just confirms his view.
Now is a good time for investors to jump into deeply discounted stocks across all sectors, Ken Fisher, CEO of Fisher Investments, told "Squawk Box Europe" Thursday.
Stocks dropped sharply Wednesday as oil prices recovered from previous losses.
Investment banks look to raise new capital and calm the turbulent waves they've been riding, but the recovery is still a long way off, says Meredith Whitney, executive direct of equity research at Oppenheimer & Co.
Ben Steverman cautions investors not to paint financial stocks with a broad brush. He urges investment hunters to look at these "non-toxic" financial stocks.
Defensive plays with unique momentum trends: that's how Keith Wirtz characterizes the two stocks at the top of his list of picks. Good advice for players in a volatile market.
With the markets selling off again today, CNBC asked the experts for their best investment ideas now.
Traders of late have tied many investment decisions to the price of oil. Jerry Castellini says it's time to stop worrying about oil prices -- and start buying oil and gas stocks.
The SEC has its watch list for troubled financial institutions. But who watches the watchers? Answer: Disclosure Insight. John Gavin is the president of this organization, and focusing on risks instead of returns, his group has raised red flags over some troubled entities.
Despite the Dow's slight uptick, inflation and credit concerns continued to weigh heavily on stocks Tuesday.
Phil Orlando sees lower oil prices coming, and some shifts in investors' preferences coming along with them.
Heat wave: Paul Fremont, managing director at Jefferies & Co., has some deregulated utility stocks to power your portfolio.