Market Outlook


  • Cramer's love for stocks     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares the story of how he came to love stocks and says the stock market's a long-term contest and the earlier you get in the more you can win.

  • The Fast Money traders answer questions viewers have asked for.

  • Bacon bike hits the streets     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 5:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on a bike that runs on refined bacon grease.

  • Tale of 2 consumers     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen gauges the state of the retail environment. The "Closing Bell" panel weighs in.

  • Retail investor plans to sell off Amazon     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:33 PM ET

    How retail investors are playing current market conditions, with Thomas Vitowski, Cambridge University president, and Susan Noyes, Makeitbetter.net founder.

  • August market wrap     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at the best performing sectors in the month of August. Health care, consumer staples, and energy were among the best segments. Art Cashin of UBS, provides perspective.

  • Geopolitics impact on tech stocks     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    Dissecting August's month of trading, with CNBC contributors Zachary Karabell; Rebecca Patterson; and CNBC's Jon Fortt.

  • September data, forecast could be major disruptors Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:52 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Upcoming econ data will be extremely important, since it could have a direct impact on what the Fed might say about a path to higher interest rates.

  • Reasons to be bullish     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:50 PM ET

    Discussing if stocks are overvalued and if earnings will continue to climb, with Oliver Pursche, Gary Goldberg Financial Services, and Adam Thurgood, HighTower.

  • Hot month for tech     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee looks at what stocks outperformed in the Nasdaq.

  • Will markets shake in September?     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:41 PM ET

    Discussing if the stock market's resilience will carry over into September, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, and Jeff Hirsch, Stock Trader's Almanac editor-in-chief.

  • Stocks soar or sink in September?     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    September is usually a shaky month for the market. CNBC's Dominic Chu identifies some potential rough spots ahead. On the floor, Lou Pastina of the NYSE says good bye after 31 years of service.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Strength of stocks     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing earnings estimates and if corporate profit margins can continue to climb, with Patty Edwards, U.S. Bank; Rob Morgan, V2V Associates; Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; and Jeff Taylor, Digital Risk.

  • September statistically weaker     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Patti Domm explains why September is the most volatile month for the S&P 500.

  • Friday economic check     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Dissecting the U.S. economic recovery, with John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer & Co., and John Buckingham, Al Frank Asset Management.

  • Matters of market volume     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Matt Maley, Miller Tabak & Co, analyzes low volume in the market.

  • Power Rundown: Facebook teenage hire     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Sue Herera, Julia Boorstin and Dominic Chu, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including news 18-year old Michael Sayman has been hired by Facebook.

  • FMHR Final Trade: TGT, YHOO, TWTR & MTW     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 12:59 PM ET

    The FMHR traders reveal their final trades.

  • European markets close: August performance     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs breaks down the performance of European stocks in the month of August, including an outperform for the German bond market.

  • How to play social stocks     Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    Discussing the outperformance of the tech sector, Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ lead tech analyst, explains how he assesses social stocks and provides his forecast for Twitter.