Market Outlook


  • Market Technician Sees These Positive Signs     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    Katie Stockton, MKM Partners, points to positive "breakout" points in charts of the Dow, transports, S&P and FedEx. "Crude still has positive momentum, though it may stall," she tells CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • Peter Thiel Exits Large Stake in Facebook     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 10:11 AM ET

    Facebook early investor Peter Thiel has sold more than 90 percent of his original stake in the company. Rich Greenfield, BTIG analyst, offers insight and explains his concerns over Facebook's growth trajectory..

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans

  • The Japanese central bank’s defense of dollar/yen at 76 as a support level has been successful. Upside resistance is created by two features.

  • Economic Recovery or Recession?     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Stocks ended near highs today, but still closed lower. Peter Fisher, BlackRock, shares his take on the so-called fiscal cliff, and the state of the U.S. economy.

  • No Huddle Offense: Execution Matters     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.

  • It's possible for yield to be too high, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Windstream Corporation CEO Jeff Gardner discusses his company's high dividend, and its business strategies moving forward.

  • Cramer's Fantasy Football Stock Picks     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer provides three stocks he considers "best of breed running backs" for your portfolio: 3M, Wells Fargo and Honeywell.

  • Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses how to play the consistently underestimated Mellanox Technologies,' and its turbo-charged growth story.

  • Bearish Fears Still Prevail     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    When everyone hates a rally, that could be the time to buy in, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Why Cramer Doesn't Hate This Rally     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host says today's market environment is very similar to one he experienced many years ago.

  • Tech IPO Done Right     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    Where to find profits among the tech IPO trend, with Adam Miller, Cornerstone OnDemand founder/CEO.

  • Digital Payment Market & Consumers     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    McDonald's is testing the waters with a new app that allows customers to order food from their mobile phones in its French stores, with Ed McLaughlin, Mastercard; and Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter, discusses a report that the ECB was planning to cap government bond yields in the euro zone "misleading."

  • CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Peter Thiel's plan prior to Facebook's IPO to sell his shares.

  • Best Buy Shares Plunge 7%     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Discussing talks of a Best Buy takeover, and its new CEO, with Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities; and Aetna is paying $42.08 per share to buy Coventry, with the Fast money traders.

  • Sales of Thiel's 22 million Facebook shares was reportedly planned prior to the company's IPO date, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Tomorrow in 30: All Eyes on Markets     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 4:54 PM ET

    What to expect from the markets for the rest of this week, with Stephen Hammers, Compass EMP Funds; Scott Freeze, Street One Financial; and Steven Rosen, Societe Generale.

  • Chan: Market Trading on Hope     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 4:03 PM ET

    To some, the Investor Sentiment Survey is actually a "contrarian indicator," but the latest results showed a rise in confidence. Anthony Chan, Chase Wealth Management; Lee Eugene Munson, Portfolio Asset Management; and Joshua Brown, Fusion Analytics, weigh in. "Investors are trading on hope, hope that somehow policymakers around the world are going to do the right thing," says Chan.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Platinum Up Again     Monday, 20 Aug 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.

  • Closing Countdown: Growth for Health Care?     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 3:57 PM ET

    Where the health care sector may be headed, and what to expect from the markets this week, with Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, and Warren Meyers, DME Securities.