Market Outlook


  • "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.

  • Pre-Market Report: Facebook Lockup Expires     Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate, as 800 million shares of Facebook become available to trade.

  • 'Fiscal Cliff' Only the Beginning: Valliere Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 5:54 AM ET

    America's battle with the vaunted "fiscal cliff" could be in its early innings as Washington legislators grope to find a political solution that widely followed analyst Greg Valliere sees likely to be only temporary.

  • Government Ready to Delay Welfare Reform Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 3:05 AM ET

    The government is prepared to delay its flagship welfare reform amid fears the complex changes may need to be more thoroughly tested before being extended to all benefit claimants, the Financial Times has learnt.

  • The outlook for the Dow is bearish which is a failure of support near 12,000 and a further fall towards long term historical support near 10,800.

  • USA: Food Stamp Nation?     Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Is America on the path to welfare and government dependency, or is there a future of free market capitalism? Larry Elder, author of "Dear Father, Dear Son," and radio talk show host, discusses the impact of the U.S. depending on the government.

  • Patraeus Sex Scandal Grows     Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports top U.S. General in Afghanistan John Allen is under investigation for emails to Petraeus' friend Jill Kelley; and Jed Babbin, Former Deputy Undersecretary of Defense, weighs in.