Market Outlook


  • Faber: 'Reduce Government by 50 Percent'     Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 6:11 AM ET

    "There is no evidence that increased government spending leads to an improvement in the economy," cites Marc Faber, "Gloom, Boom & Doom Report" editor, discussing Fed policy and increased regulations.

  • Asian Shares End Mixed on Profit-Taking Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 6:10 AM ET

    Asian shares ended mixed on Monday as some regional indexes recovered from earlier losses whilst others were weighed down by dented risk sentiment from lackluster U.S. earnings and a bigger-than-expected fall in Japanese exports.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know     Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    A look at U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate, including a report Ancestry.com has agreed to go private, in a $1.6 billion deal with private-equity group, Permira.

  • Lloyds Eyes Shake-Up of Banker Bonuses Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 2:34 AM ET

    Lloyds Banking Group is examining whether to ditch the concept of annual bonuses for senior staff and extend the timeframe of longer-term incentives to up to 10 years, according to people briefed on a project to overhaul remuneration, the Financial Times reports

  • Payroll Tax Holiday Extension?     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 7:25 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports House Democrat Chris Van Hollen is calling for extending the 2 percent payroll tax holiday; and NBC affiliate WOOD found workers at the Chevy Volt Battery's Grand Rapids plant of LG Chem may be getting paid to do nothing.

  • Dow Tumbles Triple Digits     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Has company earnings data been more disappointing than investors thought? Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital, and Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital, provide perspective.

  • More Tools for Your Kit     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer offers his final strategies for keeping your portfolio diversified.

  • Look for Stocks in Secure Geographies     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains his strategies for keeping one stock in your portfolio that is domestically secure.

  • How Wall Street Values Growth     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    When you're playing momentum, you're playing with fire, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer, and offers strategies for playing secular growth stocks to keep your portfolio diversified.

  • Cramer: Dividends Protect Your Stocks     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer lays out a plan for distinguishing a healthy yield from an ailing yield.

  • Cramer's Theory on Diversification     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    It may sound easy in theory, but diversification can be hard to implement in practice, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Remembering Black Monday     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 4:45 PM ET

    Today is the 25th anniversary the Dow plunged more than 22 percent and sparked a global market meltdown. CNBC's Bob Pisani takes a moment to remember.

  • Roger Ferguson, TIAA-CREF president & CEO and former Federal Reserve vice chairman, sizes up investor confidence in the market in addition to the fiscal cliff.

  • Winners & Losers     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 4:11 PM ET

    Which stocks really tanked this market today? CNBC's Courtney Reagan breaks down the big losers and a few stocks bucking the trend.

  • Rough End to Week for Stocks     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Weak tech stocks pull the market down again, with Ralph Acampora, Altaira Investment Solutions; Jason Pride, Glenmede; Stephen Wood, Russell Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Markets Dive on '87 Crash Anniversary     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 3:45 PM ET

    Insight on the stock market plunge, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth; Christian Thwaites, Sentinel Investments;

  • Gauging the Market's Down Day     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 2:50 PM ET

    Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities, and David Greenberg, Greenberg Capital LLC, discuss whether the day's losses are indicative of things to come.

  • Dow Slides 200 Points     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    Arthur Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, weighs in on the stock market declines.

  • Crash of '87     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, ICAP; Art Cashin, UBS; and CNBC's Bob Pisani reflect on the stock market crash of 1987.

  • Friday's Market Roadmap     Friday, 19 Oct 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news crew report on the market-moving stories of the day; including a report from CNBC's Jon Fortt on the fallout from a wild day for Google. Also, a look at McDonald's earnings miss, with Matthew DiFrisco, Lazard Capital Maarkets analyst.