Market Outlook


  • 5 Ways to play the Santa Claus rally  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 5:00 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their best 5 ways to play the Santa Claus rally.

  • The 'Market' for lawsuits  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 4:37 PM ET

    Discussing which kinds of lawsuits are eligible for crowd-funding, with James Batson, Bentham IMF.

  • Worst return polices heat up CNBC.com  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 4:37 PM ET

    CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler reports Saudi Arabia's "panic button;" natural gas and stores with the worst return policy are the hottest topics on CNBC.com.

  • Wall Street tracking retail, crude in days ahead Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 4:23 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Robust holiday sales could carry the stock market's positive momentum into 2015.

  • Oil's bottom in sight: Pro  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks and Opinions, and Chad Brownstein, Rocky Mountain Resources, discuss the continued downward momentum of oil and gas.

  • Hacks to be the norm in 2015: Pro  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 4:17 PM ET

    Following the most recent hack on PlayStation and Xbox Live's networks, Joe Loomis, Cybersponse CEO, expects cyber-attacks to continue into the New Year.

  • January could be volatile: Polcari  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 4:01 PM ET

    "Fast Money" trader Tim Seymour; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; CNBC's Susan Li and Mary Thompson discuss today's trade and look for themes to follow in 2015.

  • Unprecedented 5-year rally: Darst  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 3:52 PM ET

    How the stock market may perform in 2015, with David Darst, Independent investment consultant.

  • Liquidity to dry up in 2015?  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 3:37 PM ET

    Where the markets are headed in 2015, with Mark Martiak, Premier Wealth/First Allied, and Mark Yusko, Morgan Creek Capital Management.

  • Retail peaks & valleys: Pro  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    CNBC retail analyst Stacey Widlitz and Mary Epner of Mary Epner Retail Analysis discuss how the post-Christmas time period impacts retailers' bottom lines.

  • Pro's tech stock for next decade  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    Lou Basenese, Disruptive Tech Research, and Eric Schiffer, Patriarch Equity, debate the play on Google's stock.

  • CB Exchange: Buy, buy, buy  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Dissecting markets going into 2015, with Rob Morgan, V2V Associates; Jim Lowell, Adviser Investments; Nicole Sinclair, TheStreet.com; Matt Cheslock, Virtu Financial; and CNBC.com's Jeff Cox.

  • Santa Claus rally: No coal for you  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:52 PM ET

    Dissecting trading conditions going into year end, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities.

  • Ride oil stocks into retirement sunset?  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:45 PM ET

    Robert Laura, Synergos Financial Group president, likes Chevron due to its dividend stability.

  • Street Talk: AKAM, GILD, GRPN, GPRO  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:34 PM ET

    "Street Signs" host Mandy Drury and Meg Tirrell look at 5 stocks with analyst recommendations, including an upgrade at Akamai and gold stocks in the green.

  • 'The Interview' typical stoner comedy: Critic  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    The Denver Post film critic Lisa Kennedy and comedian Adam Sank, provide their take on Sony's "The Interview."

  • Sorry, but no Dow 19,000 in 2015: Pro Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:15 PM ET
    Traders wear caps reading "DOW 18,000" as they work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Dec. 23, 2014.

    The Dow will fail to crack 19K next year as earnings growth becomes muted and rising interest rates cap multiple expansion, analyst Hugh Johnson says.

  • Holiday retail: Good year to be online seller  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:11 PM ET

    The state of retail going into 2015, with Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Enterprises.

  • Equities remain asset class of choice: Pro  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:04 PM ET

    Discussing how to play current market conditions going into year's end, with Mark Luschini, Janney Montgomery Scott, and Ben Willis, Princeton Securities Group.

  • Utilities and health care leading indices  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson and Bertha Coombs track the day's biggest leaders and laggards. Natural gas is at 2-year lows.