Market Outlook


  • Buy or Sell the Facebook Spike?     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Facebook shares are jumping today, despite its lockup expiration, with Henry Blodget, Business Insider. "Early signs are mixed, but promising, that Facebook can build a business out of mobile," he says.

  • House Speaker John Boehner says he has outlined a framework for how both parties can work together to avert the fiscal cliff without raising tax rates; and the Fast Money traders weigh in.

  • Tomorrow in :30     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    What to expect from tomorrow's trading, with Jordan Kimmel, Benjamin Securities; Mazin Jadallah, Alphaclone; and Edward Deicke, JHS Capital Advisors.

  • Mid-Caps Hold 'Pockets of Strength': Pro Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Daunting problems like Washington's fiscal crisis, slowing global economies and the meager growth in the U.S. all mask opportunities that clever buyers can find, one pro says.

  • It's a 'Good Time' to Invest: KKR's Roberts Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Times of uncertainty are the best times to find investment opportunities, George Roberts, co-CEO of private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, told CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Wednesday.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gasoline Continues to Rally     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • "If there's a bubble part of the market it's there's way too much money flowing into high-yield. Some of the deals being priced into the market are becoming too aggressive," one fixed income pro said.

  • What Big Investors Want to Hear Today     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    Richard Weiss, American Century Investments, offers insight on the fiscal cliff and stocks.

  • What CEOs Want     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    President Obama is meeting with business leaders at the White House to address the fiscal cliff, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Nicholas Calio, Airlines for America president & CEO, weighs in.

  • For Innovation, Look to Artificial Intelligence, Robotics Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 12:42 PM ET

    Breakthroughs in these areas will drive technology in  the current decade the way the Internet and mobile technology did in the previous one, the X Prize's founder says.

  • Washington may be "dysfunctional," but it will reach a debt-reduction deal to solve the "fiscal cliff," Legg Mason Capital Management's chief investment strategist says.

  • Could Housing Be the Antidote to the 'Fiscal Cliff'? Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 10:41 AM ET

    At a time when most investment professionals are preoccupied with the fiscal peril in Washington, Liz Ann Sonders envisions an economic recovery that will be built, literally, with four walls.

  • Investor Cliff Anxiety Overblown?     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 10:05 AM ET

    "Despite all this talk about the fiscal cliff, investors aren't really trading stocks as if they're petrified of the fiscal cliff," said Tobias Levkovich, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist at Citi.

  • Wednesday Market Roadmap     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew report on today's market moving stories, including a view of the fiscal cliff; Cisco's earnings beat; and the outlook on retail sales.

  • IMPACT 2012: Investing in the Markets     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 8:42 AM ET

    Michael Mauboussin, Legg Mason Capital Management, discusses how to invest during taxing times for Americans.

  • Will Fiscal Cliff Squeeze Dividend Plays?     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance senior columnist, discusses a new trend emerging in the markets, and how a change in tax law will impact dividends.

  • Plays to Rise Above the Cliff     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    William Muggia, Westfield Capital Management, provides the investment plays that beat a slow growth market.

  • Pushing the Markets Over the Fiscal Cliff     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 7:07 AM ET

    Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance senior columnist, talks about whether the markets will be able to absorb "cliff" anxiety.

  • Trader Buzz Before the Bell     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 6:45 AM ET

    A look at what traders are watching ahead of the opening bell, with Bob Iaccino, Traderinstinct.com founder.

  • Can Stocks Rebound By End of Year?     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 6:19 AM ET

    Barbara Reinhard, Credit Suisse, and Paul Ballew, Dun & Bradstreet chief global economist, discuss how to navigate through fiscal cliff fears and look for buying opportunities in the global markets.