Market Outlook


  • Roadmap for Monday Markets     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team report on the market moving stories of the day; including Mitt Romney's choice for running mate, Paul Ryan; discussing whether the market melt-up can continue; and weighing in on whether high-multiple defensive stocks have topped out.

  • Rep. Ryan's Impact on the Markets     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 8:04 AM ET

    How will investors react to candidate Romney's new running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan? Chuck Gabriel, Capital Alpha Partners president, and Ed Keon, Quantitative Management Associates, weigh in.

  • Monday Morning Market Movers     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 6:21 AM ET

    John Silvia, Wells Fargo Securities chief economist, and Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus market strategist, discuss what a Romney-Ryan team means for the markets.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including a report Motorola Mobility plans to cut 20 percent of its workforce.

  • The Achilles Heel of America’s Financial System Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 2:27 AM ET
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    What is the weakest link in America’s financial system today? That is not a question many have asked recently. After all, US banks look pretty healthy these days, at least relative to the horrors of eurozone banks. And the unfolding Libor saga has dominated much of the political debate and regulatory attention. The FT reports.

  • Exporters Reap the Benefits of Weak Euro Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 2:24 AM ET
    A one Euro coin stands on a map of Brussels.

    The weak euro is boosting the sales and earnings of some of the continent’s biggest companies, helping offset weak demand from Europe’s crisis-hit periphery, the FT reports.

  • Short Sellers Target European Car Stocks Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 1:43 AM ET
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    Short selling of European car stocks is at a two-year high, making the sector one of the most heavily shorted in Europe, as traders bet slowing growth will hurt even the continent’s profitable producers, the FT reports.

  • G20 Plans Response to Rising Food Prices Sunday, 12 Aug 2012 | 7:02 PM ET
    A rotting ear of corn sits on a struggling corn plant in a drought-stricken farm field.

    G20 countries are to step in to try and co-ordinate a response to surging food prices, after the worst U.S. drought in half a century devastated crops in the world’s largest agricultural exporter, the Financial Times reports.

  • Mad Money Mail     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer answers viewer's emails and tweets about investment questions.

  • Momentum stocks are often worth owning, but you have to know when to sell, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Seeing Heavy Short Interest?     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses how to invest in stocks that have both insider trading, and a heavy short interest.

  • Cramer's Take on 'Buying High'     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    If you see insiders buying a stock when its at a 52-week high, this could be a signal to buy, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why you should wait to invest in a stock on the "New High List" until you see a pullback.

  • Goldman Sachs Avoids Prosecution     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 4:22 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs will not be charged by the Department of Justice for any role in the financial crisis. William Black, U of Missouri associate professor, and Vanity Fair contributing editor Bethany McLean, discuss.

  • Markets in a Waiting Game?     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 4:04 PM ET

    Discussing when the pace of the markets might pick up, with Michael Ryan, UBS; Stephanie Link, TheStreet.com; and Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management.

  • Closing Countdown     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:56 PM ET

    The market saw a bit more volume toward the end of the trading session and it led to a mini rally, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and Warren Meyers, DME Securities.

  • Checking on the Markets     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:56 PM ET

    There is not much movement in stocks today, and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak, weigh in on just how long this could last.

  • The Costs of Regulation     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:32 PM ET

    Discussing the cost of Dodd-Frank and whether there is any benefit to consumers, with Matthew McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor, and Marcus Stanley, Americans for Financial Reform.

  • Checking the charts on Research in Motion and the rumor that IBM is looking to buy one of RIM's main units, with Edward Snyder, Charter Equity Research, and Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:02 PM ET

    Discussing the impact of slow Chinese data on the global markets, with Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group; Paul Schatz, Heritage Capital; and CNBC's Bob Pisani and Steve Liesman.