Tuesday, May 13, 2008

CNBC Portfolio Challenge Bonus Bucks Answers Daily Final


All Six CNBC Bonus Bucks Answers for Tuesday, May 13, 2008

1. Squawk Box
On May 5, analyst Elaine Kub discussed a possible commodity cartel. What commodity was it? Answer: Rice
2. Squawk on the Street
On May 9, what did John Kilduff say was his upside target for crude oil?
Answer: $138
3. The Call
On May 5, strategist James Altucher said three stocks may be the “next Berkshire Hathaways.” Name one of them. Answer: Otter Tail
4. Power Lunch
On May 9’s “Stop Trading”, Jim Cramer warned NOT to buy certain stocks. Which one did he call a “travesty”? Answer: AIG
5. Street Signs
According to Rebecca Darst, what “slammed” the Pawn-and-Payday firms?
Answer: wham-bam legislation
6. Closing Bell
How did Larry Kudlow’s blog “Bush Whiffs on the Dollar” end?
Answer: McCain, are you listening?

I have to admit this answer is a bit ironic on this website.