Market Outlook


  • Dow Squeezes Out Another Day of Gains  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 8:02 AM ET

    Scott Bacigalupo, Bank of America Merrill Lynch; and Dean Maki, Barclays, discuss the market's recent run and the outlook for the U.S. economy.

  • Are the Markets Running on Irrational Exuberance?  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 7:06 AM ET

    Jay Jordan, The Jordan Company chairman, discusses some of the factors driving the markets to record highs, with Mike Santoli, Yahoo! Finance senior columnist.

  • Changing the Face of Business  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 6:38 AM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman takes a look inside the data economy and its potential to change business as we know it.

  • Mining 'Big Data' is Big Business  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 6:38 AM ET

    Kash Rangan, Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst, discusses which companies are positioned to capitalize on the evolution in business intelligence.

  • Is Dow's 9-Day Win Streak About to End?  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 6:30 AM ET

    David Berson, Nationwide Insurance; Gene Peroni, Advisors Asset Management; and Joe Kinahan, TD Ameritrade, discuss whether the market is due for a correction.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know  Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 6:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S. (1:07)

  • Wall Street Bulls Struggling to Smash S&P Record Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 8:58 PM ET

    Economists are boosting their outlooks for U.S. growth, but the stock market seems to be stalling after months of gains on expectations for a better economy.

  • No Huddle Offense: Apple in M&A Mindset?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day: should Apple get into the M&A mindset?

  • Am I Diversified?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    In a volatile market, your best defense is a diversified portfolio, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Cramer's 'Great Gatsby' Index  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says his new and improved 'Gatsby' index is a good way to keep track of the strength of high-end consumers.

  • Could Spirit Airlines Start Soaring?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    Spirit Airlines offers more than 200 flights with 50 destinations. Ben Baldanza, Spirit Airlines president & CEO of Spirit Airlines, speaks to Mad Money host Jim Cramer about where the business is going.

  • Dow's First Nine-Session Winning Streak in 16 Years  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    The Dow logged its first nine-day rally since 1996. Is it time to tune out this market's pessimists? Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his perspective.

  • Dr. J's Security Plays  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:50 PM ET

    Take a look at these cybersecurity stock plays like CACI International, Harris Corp, ManTech and L3 Communications. And the Fast Money team answers your tweets, in the "You Tweet It" segment.

  • MW Hires Jefferies to Evaluate K&G Stores  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports earnings and news that the firm has hired Jefferies to evaluate strategic alternatives for its K&G stores. Then CNBC's Jane Wells discusses which index is the best barometer of investor sentiment: the Dow or the S&P.

  • Hedge Funds Safe for Little Guy?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the hedge funds and whether they are safe for smaller investors. Meanwhile Jeffrey Rosenberg, Fixed Income at BlackRock, shares his risk-on bond strategy.

  • Bull vs. Bear: Oracle  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    Debating whether you should invest in Oracle now, with the Fast Money traders. Meanwhile February retail sales are up 1.1 percent, the largest rise since Sept. 2012. Michelle Meyer, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, explains whether you can believe those numbers.

  • 'Broken' Stocks Making a Comeback?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    Carter Worth, of Oppenheimer, takes a look at the stocks the rally left behind. He sees Apple moving back to a $525-level.

  • America's Budget Battle Continues  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 4:33 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest on the debt threat facing the U.S.; and discussing what's going to happen with the budget, with Former Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH).

  • The Low Down on Fannie's Loans  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 4:21 PM ET

    Fannie Mae says it is now buying more home purchase loans with between 3 and 10 percent down, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage president and Anthony Sanders, Gorge Mason University, discuss.

  • Dow or S&P 500: Best Market Indicator?  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 4:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the Dow has 30 companies worth $4.25 trillion versus the S&P 500, which has 500 companies worth $14 trillion. Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus and Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group, discuss which is a better market indicator.