Market Outlook


  • Time to Position for 'Slowflation': Strategist Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 10:00 PM ET
    NYSE trader

    Ben Bernanke acknowledged on Tuesday that the U.S. economic recovery is fragile, but he didn't hint at any further monetary stimulus. One strategist says investors should be prepared for a period of 'slowflation': slow growth accompanied by high inflation.

  • Dow’s Next Downside Target 11,600: Charts Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 7:39 PM ET

    A new head and shoulder pattern has developed in the Dow. The rapid falls of last week confirmed the right shoulder of the pattern. The depth of the pattern puts the downside target near 11,600.

  • Is the Bull Market Intact?     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    Jeff deGraaf, Renaissance Macro Research, provides insight on where the market is headed. "We like the price action that we saw yesterday- 50 percent of S&P names hit 20 day low at the same time," he says.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where gold, oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Tech, Consumer Staples Lag     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 3:34 PM ET

    Burt White, LPL Financial, and Rex Macey, Wilmington Trust, provide their insights on the market action. "The market has already priced in a soft patch," says Macey.

  • Awaiting Ben Bernanke's Speech     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 3:08 PM ET

    The markets anticipate Fed chief Ben Bernanke's speech. Insight on what he is expected to say and what it will signal to investors, with the Closing Bell crew.

  • CNBC Senior Energy Correspondent Sharon Epperson shared her notes from the NYMEX Tuesday on an interesting divergence between Brent crude and WTI, ahead of OPEC's Wednesday meeting.

  • National Debt Nightmare Intensifies     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 2:00 PM ET

    Julia Coronado, BNP Paribas; Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors; and Vince Farrell, Ticonderoga Securities, provide insight on the US debt nightmare.

  • Markets Anticipate Bernanke Speech     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 1:07 PM ET

    A preview of Fed chief Bernanke's speech and its impact on the markets, with Doug Roberts, Channel Capital Research, and Kevin Caron,Stifel Nicolaus.

  • NYSE Midday Update     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • Post Obama/Merkel News Conference     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on the Obama/Merkel press conference and the differences between the two political leaders.

  • Preserve Capital, Cash is King: Analyst Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 9:32 AM ET

    With opinion divided whether equities is the best place to be right now with the global economy remaining weak, one analyst argues that caution is better than risk and says currently cash is the best option.

  • NYSE Morning Preview     Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 9:05 AM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • ECB Firefight Leaves It Exposed to Greek Shock Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011 | 12:15 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    As euro zone politicians scramble to bring Greek public finances back under control, the question of how much the European Central Bank will lose if they fail to avert a default has taken on greater importance, reported the FT.

  • Dow to Hit 20K by End of 2012?     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 5:13 PM ET

    James Altucher, Formula Capital, discusses three catalysts that will drive the Dow to 20,000.

  • Is a Market Correction Ahead?     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    Insight on what's in-store for the markets, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, and the Fast Money traders.

  • Hostile Takeover Bid for Temple-Inland     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 4:06 PM ET

    Weighing in on International Paper's hostile takeover bid of Temple-Inland for $30.60/share, and the outlook on the markets, with Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management; Robert Froehlich, The Hartford, and CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • NYSE Market Wrap     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 4:05 PM ET

    CNBC'S Brian Shactman reports on the trading day from the NYSE.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Markets Move Lower on Weak Economy     Monday, 6 Jun 2011 | 3:30 PM ET

    Analysis of the economy and investment strategies in a weak market, with Bob Andres, Merion Wealth Partners, and Jon Satovsky, Satovsky Asset Management chairman/CEO.