Market Outlook


  • EU summit tries to avoid angry farmers  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 11:28 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including an underperformance from Greece due to bribery allegations and the EU tries to avoid protests in Brussels.

  • Look for up to 15% market upside in 2015: Pro Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 11:19 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Low interest rates and inflation and sound corporate management will yield great stock market returns, said RBC's chief market strategist.

  • Inside Citi's $35 billion Instagram valuation  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Citigroup's Mark May, explains what factors were behind Citi raising its valuation of Instagram from $19 billion to $35 billion.

  • Juno CEO: Developing new hope for cancer  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    "We're trying to develop treatments that offer new hope or patients battling cancer," says Hans Bishop, Juno Therapeutics CEO, explaining the technology behind Juno.

  • NYT's Stewart: Time for market integrity  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:31 AM ET

    James Stewart, The New York Times, is calling for clear-cut insider trading laws. Stewart says appeals courts and prosecutors are one step away from open warfare and it's time to sweep the courts aside and institute a statute.

  • How oil's decline caused a Texas housing boom  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick discusses how the fall in oil prices is impacting the housing market in Texas.

  • Yahoo! Finance's company of the year is...  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist, reveals Under Armour is Yahoo! Finance's company of the year for 2014.

  • RBC's 2015 global outlook  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:03 AM ET

    Providing his outlook for 2015, Jonathan Golub, RBC Capital Markets chief U.S. market strategist, says interest rates and inflation will stay low and corporate buybacks will provide great market returns.

  • Kocherlakota's reasons for dissent  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports Minneapolis Federal Reserve president Narayana Kocherlakota has explained his dissent from the last Fed meeting. Liesman says Kocherlakota is not willing to look at the recent downdraft in inflation the same way Yellen has.

  • What a year for IPOs!  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 9:38 AM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani breaks out the Kensho Stats Box to make sense of the past few trading days. Pisani also provides details on the public offering of Juno Technologies and looks at potential IPOs for next year.

  • What's next for Nike?  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 9:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer breaks down Nike's better-than-expected fiscal Q2 earnings as revenues rose 15 percent from last year.

  • Cramer: Germany winning, everyone else losing  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 9:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why the market rally has caught some investors by surprise, and discusses the expectations of more European QE.

  • Cramer's stocks to watch: Red Hat & Nike  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 8:52 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he wants stocks to stabilize before heading higher in 2015.

  • Bears lick wounds; stocks rally into the weekend Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 7:44 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange, Dec. 18, 2014.

    Friday may not see another monster stock market rally, but stocks are tilting positive as markets face the quarterly expiration of futures and options.

  • Rally or not, market volatility looms Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 6:00 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange, Dec. 18, 2014.

    Friday may not see another monster stock market rally, but the quarterly expiration of futures and options could bring more volatility.

  • The Dow looks for a big 3 in a row  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 5:46 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were sharply higher in early trading, after Thursday's 421-point Dow surge, which pushed the average's two-day rally to 4.2 percent - the biggest since November 2011.

  • Cramer: One of the most exciting stocks I've seen  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Is this breakout story on your radar? Mad Money host Jim Cramer is about to put it there.

  • Cramer: Listen up short-selling 'moralists'  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer offers his take on the Federal Reserve and proposed rate hike.

  • Cramer bakes a bull cake  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares the secret ingredients to create a rally into year's end.

  • The Chicken short  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 5:43 PM ET

    Sanderson Farms CEO Joe Sanderson discusses how the constraints on breeder supply and chicken barns impact business.