Market Outlook


  • Was Facebook's IPO a Failure?  Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 7:51 AM ET

    "As a public investor, it was a massive failure-- the only declaration of success is that the company raised $10 billion," says Richard Grasso, former CEO of the New York Stock Exchange, weighing in on Facebook's initial public offering, with Kenneth Langone, Invemed Associates chairman and president.

  • How to Fix a Broken School System  Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 | 7:02 AM ET

    "We cannot allow these poor kids to leave high school without knowing how to read or write," says Kenneth Langone, Invemed Associates chairman and president, discussing Chicago's teachers' strike, with Richard Grasso, former CEO of the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Aluminum to Lead Rally in LME Metals: Chart Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 11:36 PM ET

    The breakout in LME aluminum is the most developed. Many LME metals are moving in a similar way, but aluminum is most advanced so it gives guide for other developments.

  • Days Ahead Could Make or Break Portfolio  Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    A slew of decisions and developments from around the world will flood the market this week, and the outcome could change the game for stock market investors.

  • New research from Jeff Kleintop of LPL Financial shows the market is pricing in a quick outcome to the fiscal cliff but Larry Kudlow insists there's no way a resolution will come quickly.

  • Cramer's Trying on the Trendiest Retail Stocks  Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Retail has been really hot lately, but investors who play the sector, should remember the best performers are those companies getting the fashion right, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Cramer: Corporate Break-Ups Can Unlock Value  Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    On Wall Street, corporate break-ups are often a fantastic way for companies to unlock hidden value, and Hess has exactly what we want in a break-up play, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • What's Your Best Currency Play?  Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    Currency traders are awaiting the Fed's decision on QE3, and the German constitutional court's ruling on the legality of the European rescue fund, with Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank.

  • 'Don't Fight the Fed': Expert  Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 10:33 AM ET

    Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James; Drew Matus, UBS; and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, discuss how QE3 and politics are impacting the markets.

  • Short Regional Banks: Singh  Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 8:41 AM ET

    Dinakar Singh, TPG-Axon Capital CEO, discusses the best way to trade financials after the banking crisis.

  • Does QE3 Really Matter?  Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 8:03 AM ET

    "Ultimately, I don't think lower rates make that much difference anymore," says Dinakar Singh, TPG-Axon Capital CEO, sharing his thoughts on additional Fed easing.

  • Questions Raised Over Glasenberg U-Turn Monday, 10 Sep 2012 | 2:00 AM ET
    The Glencore logo seen in front of the Swiss commodities giant's headquarters in Baar.

    Ivan Glasenberg had argued for months that his offer for Xstrata of 2.8 Glencore shares for each of the London-listed miner's was 'generous', now questions have been raised over his climbdown, the FT reports.

  • Who Won the Conventions?  Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 7:53 PM ET

    After two weeks of political conventions with the Democrat and the Republican parties, who made the better sale to the Independents? Rep. Carolyn Maloney, (D-NY), and Rick Lazio, Former New York Congressman (R), share their opinions.

  • Kudlow: Jobs Report a Disaster for Obama  Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    With the nation only creating 96,000 new jobs in August, Larry Kudlow explains why he doesn't think Barack Obama can get reelected.

  • Cramer's Market 'Gameplan' for Next Week  Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    The market is waiting to see what action Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will announce at the meeting on Thursday, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer

  • Cramer: Has the Market Lost Its Mind?  Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses today's disappointing jobs data, and explains why the market did not react. "The market is making sense because it is about profits, not about unemployment reports," he says.

  • 4 Stocks for the Next 4 Years  Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 1:48 PM ET

    Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington president, says expect less government spending and tax increases over next four years. What stocks does he like?

  • No Huddle Offense: The Tablet Market  Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.

  • Man U, Mini Media Empire?  Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why you may want to be a fan of Manchester United, but why you shouldn't be a shareholder.

  • Are Companies Better Off than Before Obama?  Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    The S&P 500 rose 2.04 percent today, and Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains the vast difference between politics and profits from stocks.