Market Outlook


  • Death of the Refi?     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:22 PM ET

    Refinances dropped 10 percent this week, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Mortgage bankers said the rate on the 30-year fixed moved up from 3.62 percent to 3.67 percent.

  • Battle of the Tech Titans     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:19 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports Facebook shares are trading lower in after-hours action, and Qualcomm is trading higher.

  • Qualcomm Q1 EPS $1.26 vs. $1.13 Est.     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the details of Qualcomm's Q1 earnings data.

  • Facebook Q4 EPS $0.17 vs. $0.15 Est.     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Facebook reports earnings per share of $0.17, and revenue of $1.59 billion, with A.B. Mendez, Knight PE Source Capital Markets; Roger Kay, Endpoint Technologies; and CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Sound Off: Stocks Ignore Negative GDP     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC guests offer their views on the markets and economy, particularly in light of today's bad GDP number. (1:28)

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Nat Gas Futures Up 2%     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 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.

  • Ignore the GDP Report?     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Reacting to today's weaker-than-expected GDP report, with Ethan Harris, Bank of America; Margie Patel, Wells Capital Management; Erik Ristuben, Russell Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Closing Countdown: GDP, Earnings & More     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:59 PM ET

    The Dow did not hit 14,000 today. Where market opportunities are now, with Matt Cheslock, Virtu Financial and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ.

  • Lots of Money on the Sidelines?     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:51 PM ET

    What to make of today's market action and how to measure just how much money is on the sidelines, with Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ.

  • Conservative Economist Against Spending Cuts     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:31 PM ET

    John Makin, AEI Resident Scholar and noted "conservative" economist explains why he thinks spending cuts could make the debt crisis even worse than it is: and Lindsey Piegza, FTN Financial economist, shares her opinions.

  • Talking Numbers: Stocks vs. Commodities     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    Discussing whether stocks or commodities make a better bet for investors, with JC O'Hara, Phoenix Partners Group and Charles Ortel, Newport Value Partners.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    The Dow is very close to that 14,000 mark, with Ed Butowsky, ChapwoodFinance.com founder; Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group CEO; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.

  • Welcome Josh Lipton to CNBC     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 2:37 PM ET

    Credit Suisse upgrades KB Home to outperform and downgraded Lennar to neutral, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • Gross: We Think QE Tapers Down in 2014     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 2:26 PM ET

    Discussing their expectations for QE, with Bill Gross, Pimco founder; David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds; Diana Swonk, Mesirow Financial; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 2:18 PM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports the Fed continues to see downside risks for the economy.

  • Waiting on the Fed     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 2:15 PM ET

    What to expect from the Fed's meeting, and monetary policy ahead, with Bill Gross, Pimco founder; David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds; Diana Swonk, Mesirow Financial; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Madigan's Top 2 Risk Rotations     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:35 PM ET

    Richard Madigan, JPMorgan Private Bank CIO, discusses how to play stocks and emerging markets in 2013.

  • Amazon Leading Tech Higher     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports Amazon is leading the technology sector higher despite its earnings miss, and Research In Motion's stock is selling off after its BlackBerry 10 launch.

  • Gold Jumped $10 After Q4 GDP Miss     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    GDP data was bad news for the economy, but good news for gold, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Madigan on GDP: Stay In the Markets     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 1:07 PM ET

    "Ironically, a worse number is good news," says Richard Madigan, JPMorgan Private Bank CIO, in discussing today's GDP report.