Market Outlook


  • 'Fiscal Cliff' Deadline Imminent     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 7:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports how the markets fared in 2012, and the impact the "fiscal cliff" talks are having on stocks.

  • 'Fiscal Cliff' Senate Insight     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 7:16 PM ET

    Insight on a possible vote on the "fiscal cliff," with Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS). "If sequestration is going to be postponed, it's going to be payed for by reduced spending elsewhere," he says.

  • Mad Money Mail     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer answers viewers investment questions.

  • Don't Get Confused From Headlines     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Not all upside surprises are worth getting excited about, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Companies Making Excuses?     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    You cannot assume all companies in the same industry are equivalent, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer. "Bad news for Hewlett-Packard, for example, can sometimes be only bad news for Hewlett-Packard," he says.

  • Top Money-Losing Mistakes Investors Make     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    How can an investor know when it's time to say "game over" on an investment? Mad Money host Jim Cramer, offers his advice.

  • CNBC's Jane Wells reports the latest headlines from the West Coast, including the prediction that the upcoming birth of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's baby will bring E! record ratings.

  • Emerging 'Cliff' Deal     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    Details about what a "fiscal cliff" deal could look like continue to emerge from Washington, with Ben White, Politico; and how to play 3 stocks that surged this year, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Fiscal 'Cliffhanger' to End the Year     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter, discusses the "fiscal cliff" negotiations, investing in housing and banking, and how to play cotton, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Gartman's Top Plays for 2013 (Not Gold)     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 5:25 PM ET

    Selling gold stocks for these alternate investments looks like a good idea, says Dennis Gartman, editor of The Gartman Letter.

  • S&P Surprises: Winners & Losers     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 4:58 PM ET

    Some stocks made some surprising moves in 2012, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • No Deal, Band-Aid or Stop-Gap?     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 4:51 PM ET

    Howard Dean, former presidential candidate, explains what kind of deal he is hoping for out of Washington. "I think we need significant and serious defense cuts and I think we do have to have some cuts on the human service side - which I don't like," he says.

  • 2013: Big Market Predictions     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 4:30 PM ET

    What will be the best performers of 2013, with David Doll, Sequent Asset Management; Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Markets End Year on High Note     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 4:10 PM ET

    All three indexes closed up today and for 2012, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • 2012 in the Books -- At Least for Market     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Insight on the market close, with Edward Painvin, Chase Investment Counsel; John Buckingham, Al Frank Asset Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: YTD Gold Up 6%     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • Market Moving to Highs of the Day     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Where to invest amid continued uncertainty surrounding the "fiscal cliff" talks, with Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Co.; Jason Lilly, Rockland Trust Investment Management; Brad Friedlander, Angel Oak Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • McConnell: 'Very, Very Close'     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 2:58 PM ET

    Brent Wilsey, Wilsey Asset Management, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, discuss whether positive news from Washington means we are closing in on a tax deal; and CNBC's John Harwood & Eamon Javers discuss the latest news on the "fiscal cliff."

  • The 'Manufacturing Cliff'     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    What the "fiscal cliff" means for manufacturing, with Larry Mocha, Air Power Systems, and David Wathen, TriMas Corporation.

  • Fiscal Fiasco in Focus     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 2:12 PM ET

    James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Ed Rendell, former governor (D-PA), discuss the sides of the developing story on the "fiscal cliff."