Market Outlook


  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold flat, US oil prices up 1%

    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.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Nasdaq halts trading   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 3:08 PM ET
    Closing Bell Exchange: Nasdaq halts trading

    To discuss Nasdaq's impact on the markets is Ann Miletti, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds; Ron Muhlenkamp; Brian Stutland, Stutland Volatility Group; Ben Willis, Albert Fried & Company; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, Bob Pisani, Bertha Coombs, Kate Kelly, and Dominic Chu.

  • 3 to Watch: Pandora sound good   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 3:00 PM ET
    3 to Watch: GPS, ARO, P

    CNBC's Dominic Chu looks at three stocks to watch going into tomorrow, including Gap, which reported today. Aeropostale posted a third quarter loss. And Pandora said revenues were up 92 percent year over year.

  • Anticipating the Nasdaq's reopen   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 1:54 PM ET
    Anticipating the Nasdaq's reopen

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports equities traders are trying to manage around the issues at the Nasdaq, but there isn't really a panic. How to play Nasdaq stocks once it reopens, with the "Fast Money" traders.

  • Nasdaq to offer 5-minute quote only period   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 1:45 PM ET
    Nasdaq to offer 5-minute quote only period

    The Nasdaq will reportedly reopen like an IPO, in which they will have a 5-minute quote only period, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.

  • SEC monitoring Nasdaq issues   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 1:28 PM ET
    SEC monitoring Nasdaq issues

    Trading of all stocks on the Nasdaq has been halted for over an hour. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports how the Nasdaq plans to reopen. Eamon Javers offers insight on the SEC's investigation, and whether trading hours will be extended. Jeff Kilburg of KKM Financial, doesn't see an impact at the CME Group.

  • Nasdaq halts trading; impact of the outage   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 1:15 PM ET
    Nasdaq halts trading; impact of the outage

    Trading of all securities on the Nasdaq has been halted, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs; and Bertha Coombs, Brian Sullivan and the "Fast Money" traders discuss the potential impact of the outage. David Greenberg of Greenberg Capital, weighs in.

  • Nasdaq: Halted trading in all Tape C securities   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 1:00 PM ET
    Nasdaq: Halted trading in all Tape C securities

    The Nasdaq halted trading in all Tape C securities until further notice. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Bertha Coombs, offer insight. The "Fast Money" traders, and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, share perspective.

  • Santelli dispels Fed minutes myths   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 11:35 AM ET
    Santelli dispels Fed minutes myths

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and James Bianco of Bianco Research provide insight on yesterday's FOMC minutes and discuss how its policies are impacting the markets.

  • European markets hold onto gains   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 11:31 AM ET
    European markets hold onto gains

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as stocks rally after better-than-expected PMI data.

  • Economy in better shape than people think: Expert   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 11:09 AM ET
    Economy in better shape than people think: Expert

    Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO, explains why he thinks the U.S. economy is improving.

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

    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
    Markets open for trading

    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
    Thursday's market roadmap

    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
    Cramer's stocks to watch: ANF

    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
    Initial jobless claims up 13,000 to 336,000

    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

    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
    Executive Edge: SEC proposes pay restriction rule

    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
    Fed's mixed minutes message

    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.