Market Outlook


  • If You Won $500 Million...     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:48 PM ET

    The Powerball Jackpot is now $500 million. CNBC's Robert Frank spoke with wealth advisors of the super-rich who offered tips for the winner of the jackpot.

  • Over the Cliff Good For Both Sides?     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:43 PM ET

    Could going over the fiscal cliff be the best solution for both parties? Andy Friedman, The Washington Update principal, explains why waiting until 2013 makes it easier for Republicans to agree to a tax increase, and Democrats to cut entitlements.

  • ConAgra Foods Buys Ralcorp     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:22 PM ET

    What to make of the deal between ConAgra Foods and Ralcorp, and its impact on the oil market, with Jeff Kilburg of Killir Kapital. "Brent crude is now the most traded commodity future in the world," he explains.

  • Checking the Markets Now     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:22 PM ET

    Discussing how Greece's new debt deal and fiscal cliff fears are impacting the markets, with independent trader Kenny Polcari.

  • Fiscal Cliff Impact on Consumers     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    Is the consumer oblivious to the cliff? CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details.

  • Obama to Meet With Small Biz Leaders     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    President Obama is meeting with small business leaders from around the country this afternoon, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Home Prices Rise for Sixth Straight Month     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 9:15 AM ET

    David Blitzer, managing director and chairman of the S&P 500 Index Committee at Standard & Poor's, offers insight on rising home prices.

  • Tuesday Market Roadmap     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    ConAgra to buy Ralcorp for $4.95 billion, special dividends are on the rise, Greece finally gets a bailout deal, and Warren Buffett has his own opinion about who should be Treasury Secretary.

  • Altman Sees Potential Market Upside     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 7:55 AM ET

    Roger Altman, Evercore Partners, says a solution to the fisal cliff would inject the markets with confidence.

  • If gold is unable to break through the $1,800 resistance level, it may fall back towards $1,575.

  • New Plan For Afghanistan?     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 7:42 PM ET

    Are Afghans perfectly capable of defending themselves like the President says they are? Bing West, Former Assistant Secretary of Defense, weighs in. "President Obama has an uphill climb ahead of him if he going to get back to a position of power in the Israel-Arab dynamic," he says.

  • Fiscal Cliff Common Ground?     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 7:35 PM ET

    Discussing whether it is possible to rise above the partisanship, and to produce a fiscal deal that will help the country grow, with Senator Tom Coburn M.D. (R-OK). "We ought to be talking about the realistic goals of the President, and his plans for entitlement reform," he says.

  • Dubunking the Buffett Rule     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 7:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank offers the details of Warren Buffett's op-ed in the New York Times today, where he argued once again that the rich pay a lower tax rate than the middle class.

  • Fed to Create a Cliff Safety Net?     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Discussing the looming fiscal cliff, with Peter Fisher, BlackRock's Fixed Income Group. "If they come up with a framework by December 20th, that would be a good outcome, but I don't think it will be a bill signed with all the details," he says.

  • Cramer's History Lesson: Tech 'Value' Stocks     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Thinking of buying fallen tech stocks like Research in Motion, Hewlett-Packard, or Nokia because they've become great values? Listen to this history lesson from Jim Cramer on "Mad Money." (3:36)

  • Metro Bank is the first new bank in Britain since 1830 and vice chairman and co-founder Vernon Hill discusses how his firm operates and its competition. "Retailing today has to be about fun, and there is no reason banking cannot be fun," he says.

  • Could FedEx Deliver?     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a close look at shares of FedEx, and explains why it's time to buy the stock.

  • Cramer: Buy Ross Stores Into Weakness     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Ross Stores has a terrific growth story, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Bull In a China Shop?     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    China's manufacturing expanded for the first time in 13 months in November, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer, and he also discusses other market moving catalysts to look out for.

  • Managing a Winning Trade     Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    What to expect from Congress in the next few weeks amid fiscal cliff concerns with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter; and trades that hit, or missed, with the Fast Money traders.