Market Outlook


  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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."

  • Investing Amid Cliff Uncertainty     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 11:02 AM ET

    Andrew Root, Macquarie Group, provides his best plays heading into the New Year.

  • Will Markets Ring Out Year on High Note?     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 9:22 AM ET

    Matthew Cheslock, Virtu Financial, weighs in on how investors can prepare their portfolios for going over the "fiscal cliff."

  • Roadmap For Final Trading Day in 2012     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on the market-moving stories of the day. Also, CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on "fiscal cliff" negotiations. And Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, explains how going over the "fiscal cliff" will impact the U.S. economy.

  • Rick Santelli doesn't like what he's seeing and hearing in Washington on the "fiscal cliff." (5:07)

  • "At best we'll get a stop-gap micro-deal," said Mohamed El-Erian, PIMCO CEO & co-CIO, explaining how falling off the "fiscal cliff" will impact markets.