Market Outlook


  • Tapering concerns overdone?  Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 10:31 AM ET

    Topic like tapering and the next Fed chairman are front and center at the economic symposium in Jackson Hole, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman. And Barry Knapp, Barclays, explains why he thinks a Fed taper won't cause a major market disruption.

  • Markets open for trading  Thursday, 22 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, 22 Aug 2013 | 9:01 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's top business headlines, including HP's revenue shortfall, and Abercrombie & Fitch's worse-than-expected results.

  • Cramer's stocks to watch: ANF  Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 8:53 AM ET

    Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell. Today Cramer explains why he thinks the apparel sector is a disaster.

  • Initial jobless claims up 13,000 to 336,000  Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 8:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and discusses it likely impact on the markets and what it indicates about the U.S. economic recovery, with Robert Barbera, Johns Hopkins Center for Financial Economics.

  • Stocks shed triple-digits as Dow closes below 15,000  Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 6:33 AM ET

    Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ, and Maury Harris, UBS Investment Research, discuss market reaction to yesterday's Fed minutes, and provide perspective on what's at stake for bondholders and the economy.

  • Executive Edge: SEC proposes pay restriction rule  Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 6:21 AM ET

    The SEC is set to enforce a rule that would require companies to publicize the pay discrepancy between their CEOs and their median workers' salary; Staples' founder is calling on Congress to reduce job-killing regulations, and a new report suggests the average American household is earning less than when the recession ended four years ago, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Fed's mixed minutes message  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 9:08 PM ET

    Jason Brady, MD & Portfolio Manager of Thornburg Investment Management, says the Fed's statement that inflation is too low and they aren't very confident about growth, begs the question why taper in this environment?

  • Fed's hawkish message a lever for rates Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    With the Fed on a path to taper, rising bond yields could act as a razor's edge against the stock market, cutting into gains with every tick higher.

  • FOMC minutes: Split over taper timing  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details of the FOMC minutes; and Former Cleveland Federal Reserve president Lee Hoskins, Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho Securities; and Larry McDonald, Newedge, weigh in.

  • No Huddle Offense: Sizing up retail  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 6:58 PM ET

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

  • Am I diversified? Cramer's call!  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    "Mad Money" viewers share their top five holdings with host Jim Cramer to see if they're diversified enough.

  • Hottest trends in beer  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 6:25 PM ET

    "There has been a huge drop in beer consumption in the U.S. in the last four and a half years," said Brooklyn Brewery co-founder and President Steve Hindy. "People are drinking less beer, but they're drinking better beer."

  • Eaton CEO: Very good news in our Q2 data  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    If Europe is turning, maybe Eaton is your play. Eaton Corporation CEO Sandy Cutler discusses his company's success in Q2, and the state of global growth. "We think this year is going to be better than 2012," he says.

  • Sweating the Fed?  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    Dissecting the market action after today's release of the FOMC minutes, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer. "I don't know of a single piece of data that is as bullish as it was one month ago," says Cramer.

  • FM traders play viewers' Tweets  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 5:50 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders answer viewers' investment questions from Twitter.

  • Gap & Pandora to report earnings  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    Looking back on some of today's best moments on CNBC, with the "Fast Money" traders; and how to play Gap and Pandora ahead of earnings on Thursday.

  • Carty on Dell: Encouraged about future of Dell  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    Discussing Icahn's efforts to stop a buyout of Dell, the trade in gold right now and the challenges facing the AMR Corp. and U.S. Airways merger, with former Dell CEO & Vice Chairman Donald Carty.

  • Debate It: Bull vs. bear on Target  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    "Fast Money" traders Jon Najarian and Tim Seymour debate the trade on Target.

  • HPQ CEO: YOY revenue growth 'unlikely'  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    How Hewlett-Packard is trading after the release of its earnings, with CNBC's Jon Fortt; and CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the comeback for Netflix.