Market Outlook


  • Stocks Finish Day Higher     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Stocks are closing higher today, snapping a two-day losing streak, with Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors; and Joe Duran, United Capital CEO.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Natural Gas Down About 3%     Wednesday, 9 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.

  • Playing Fixed Income In Emerging Markets     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Stocks ended modestly higher in thin trading Wednesday, with Joe Duran, United Capital Financial Advisers, who discusses the state of emerging market fixed income.

  • Prepping for Earnings Next Week     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    Anticipating a parade of more than 70 reports next week and what to expect, with Andreas Utermann, Allianz Global; Kate Moore, BofA Merrill Lynch; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Strong Profits at Constellation     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    Rob Sands, president & CEO of Constellation Brands, sizes up wine and beer sales.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Insight on trading today, with Vadim Zlotnikov, AllianceBernstein; Joe Greco, Meridian Equity Partners; Bill McVail, Turner Small Cap Growth Fund; and CNBC's Jeff Cox.

  • US Pumps Up Oil Output to Highest Level in 20 Years Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 1:03 PM ET
    Derrick in Knox County, Ohio on January 5, 2013.

    The growing role of the U.S. as a major energy producer is changing the dynamic of the energy market. U.S. oil production continues to accelerate at a surprising rate, and the government now predicts the U.S. industry could pump 14 percent more oil this year alone.

  • Wednesday Market Roadmap     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on the market moving stories of the day, including Alcoa's earnings; and the Dish Network's unsolicited takeover bid for Clearwire.

  • Wien's Top Prediction for 2013     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 8:57 AM ET

    Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman, shares his final market surprise: Iran increasing its nuclear capabilities this year.

  • What's Working: Global Investment Strategies     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 8:43 AM ET

    David Winters, CEO of Wintergreen Advisers, explains why he is optimistic about investment prospects outside of North America.

  • Divided Path to 6.5% Unemployment     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 8:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman explains how long it will take before unemployment drops to 6.5%. Meanwhile, CNBC's Rick Santelli says he spends "zero time thinking about the Fed and six and a half percent."

  • Earnings: A Season of Disappointment Ahead?     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 8:03 AM ET
    Blackstone Advisory Partners Vice Chairman Byron Wien revealed his Top 10 Market Surprises of 2013 on Squawk Box Wednesday.

    Michael Thompson, S&P Capital IQ; and Lou Brien, DRW Trading Group, discuss the outlook on fourth quarter earnings and its impact on the markets, with Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman.

  • Blackstone Advisory Partners Vice Chairman Byron Wien revealed his top Market Surprises of 2013. He talks about 7 through 3 on his list.

  • Blackstone Advisory Partners Vice Chairman Byron Wien revealed his top Market Surprises of 2013. He talks about 10 through 8 on his list.

  • Earnings Will Be 'Small Beets': Trader     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 6:42 AM ET

    A look at what traders will be watching as earnings season kicks off, with Scott Shellady, Trean.

  • 'Body Swap' Between Bonds and Equities: Pro     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 6:31 AM ET

    "I think this is the year asset allocations switch back over to stocks," explains Cliff Corso, Cutwater Asset Management CEO, discussing what's driving investors from bonds to equities now.

  • Housing Grows, Investors Still Look to Rentals     Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    If housing is getting better, why would rentals be the place to invest? CNBC's Diana Olick looks at the demand and whether it is or isn't permanent.

  • Obama's Gun-Control Agenda?     Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 7:41 PM ET

    The Obama team and the Democrats are making a big push for new gun control this week. Blake Zeff, Democratic strategist; Janine Turner, Constituting America; and Katie Pavlich, Townhall.com, discuss.

  • Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his view on gold now.

  • Looking for Next Medical Breakthrough?     Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Biogen Idec CEO George Scangos speaks to Mad Money host about what the company is doing now to treat multiple sclerosis.