Market Outlook


  • Clorox has had a unique perspective on the economy not only in the U.S but globally. CEO and chairman, Donald Knauss, discusses what headwinds he sees ahead and expectations for tomorrow's jobs numbers. Globally Knauss says Clorox is "pretty bullish on Latin America."

  • July auto sales rate  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports auto sales numbers for the month of July are 15.67 million vehicles.

  • Activision reports earnings  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:10 PM ET

    Activision is reporting Q2 EPS of $0.08 ex-items on revenue of $608 million, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • LinkedIn reports earnings  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:07 PM ET

    LinkedIn is reporting Q2 EPS of $0.38 ex-items on revenue of $364 million, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Kraft reports earnings  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:04 PM ET

    Kraft is reporting Q2 EPS of$1.38 including items on revenue of $4.74 billion, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Historic highs for the markets  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:02 PM ET

    The Dow, S&P 500, Russell 2000, and many others sectors have reached all-time highs to start off the month of August. Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; Leo Kelly, Kelly Wealth Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli look at today's gains.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Nat gas down, oil up  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up again, but natural gas took a hit on big supply numbers. Gold was down at the close.

  • Stocks at records before close  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Stocks surge to start August off, Chris Retzler, Needham Growth Fund; and Jeremy Hill, TF Market Advisors, break down today's actions.

  • Jury finds Tourre liable for defrauding investors  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 3:34 PM ET

    The jury finds Fabrice Tourre liable for 6 of 7 fraud counts, with CNBC's Scott Cohn and Mary Thompson; and former senior counsel of the SEC's enforcement division's Tom Gorman, offers insight.

  • Shutterfly captures more market share in Q2  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 3:16 PM ET

    Can the momentum for Shutterfly continue? CEO and president, Jeffrey Housenbold, joins to discuss the company's big boost in revenue. "We've been profitable since 2003; most of our profits come in Q4" he says.

  • Moto X debuts  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks to Motorola Mobility's CEO Dennis Woodside about the new Moto X phone. The phone will feature a 4.7 inch HD, and 70 percent of the operation to make this phone is happening in the U.S.

  • 3 to Watch: Host checks in with earnings  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on 3 companies reporting earnings before Friday's closing bell: Chevron, Host Hotels and Viacom.

  • Closing Bell Exchange  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    The Nasdaq is up for the 6th time in 7 sessions, and the S&P has broken 1,700 for the first time. Rob Morgan, Fulcrum Securities; John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer; and Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance, break down today's markets.

  • Go small to win big?  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 2:34 PM ET

    Stock market returns of small caps have been impressive; the Russell 2000 hit an all-time high today. Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Funds, shares his top 3 small cap picks.

  • FMHR Final Trade  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 12:58 PM ET

    The FMHR traders reveal their final trades of the hour.

  • Cashin: 'New money for a new month'  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 11:55 AM ET

    Art Cashin of UBS, weighs in on what's driving markets to new highs, as stocks post their best gains in three weeks. And Cashin provides his perspective on the "phony" debate about who will succeed Ben Bernanke. "I think they want to change the Yellen appointment to a Yellen anointment," Cashin added.

  • European markets close in 'sea of green'  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports markets across Europe closed higher after upbeat economic data and the ECB's decision to keep interest rates low.

  • Positive data sends markets to record levels  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    Bill Adams, PNC, and Charles Bobrinskoy, Ariel Investments, provide perspective on how the upbeat global economic and jobs data is impacting the markets, as the S&P 500 crosses over the 1,700 mark for the first time.

  • Markets open for trading  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 9:30 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew shares their thoughts on what investors should be watching throughout the trading day.

  • Thursday's market roadmap  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's top business headlines, including Exxon's profit drop, upbeat global and jobs data, and JC Penney's bounce back.