Market Outlook


  • CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest results on purchasing and factory orders. And, CNBC's Steve Liesman dives a little deeper into this morning's jobs report.

  • Ironing Through the Retail Calls     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 9:16 AM ET

    Credit Suisse downgraded Lululemon and upgraded both Under Armour and Urban Outfitters, with the "Squawk on the Street" team.

  • The "Squawk on the Street" news team report on all the market-moving stories of the day, including the latest numbers on jobs.

  • Job growth may have improved in December, but economists don't see a turning point yet for the job market. With the pace of hiring running at about 150,000 a month, Friday's unemployment report could show payrolls rose as much as 200,000 last month, according to some of the rosiest forecasts.

  • Trader's Buzz on Jobs Report     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 6:20 AM ET

    A look at what traders will be watching ahead of December's employment numbers, with Joe Kinahan, TD Ameritrade.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S. (1:03)

  • Am I Diversified? Cramer's Call!     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money viewers email or tweet their top five holdings to host Jim Cramer to see if their portfolio is diversified enough.

  • Hormel Foods CEO Jeffrey Ettinger discusses his company's decision to buy Skippy Peanut Butter from Unilever, saying they "certainly have the capacity to do other deals."

  • Cheniere Energy CEO on Exporting Natural Gas     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    Cheniere Energy CEO Charif Souki discusses their Sabine Pass export facility, in which they will turn natural gas into liquefied natural gas, and what's next for the company.

  • Dow Dips 21 Points     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer breaks down the culprits behind the Dow's underperformance.

  • Dollar Strengthens on Fed Minutes     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    Why the U.S. Dollar Index is strengthening today against a basket of currencies, and why you should be long on the Australian Dollar/US Dollar now, with Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank; and CNBC's Jane Wells reports the latest headlines from the West Coast.

  • End of Stimulus? Behind Fed's Surprise Statement Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 5:34 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Building, Washington, D.C.

    In a surprise move, several Federal Reserve members said they want to end quantitative easing this year, but analysts said that doesn't mean the central bank will make a major policy shift anytime soon.

  • Time to Buy Ford?     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders discuss whether Ford's better-than-expected December U.S. sales means it's time to buy the stock.

  • Brace For a Correction?     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    The market sold off after the release of the Fed minutes. Does this signal the beginning of a correction? Mary Ann Bartels, BofA, discusses.

  • Richard Kovacevich, former chairman & CEO of Wells Fargo, sizes up the "fiscal cliff" agreement and what we have to look forward in the debt ceiling debate. "I'm stunned and shocked that basically, nothing has been done," he says.

  • Checking Market Pulse     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing whether investors should be concerned about the potential end of the Fed's easing program, with Greg Ip, The Economist; David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management; Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Stocks Weaken on Fed Minutes     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    The market is reacting to word that some in the Fed want to slow down or end the bond buying program before the end of 2013, with Stephen Wood, Russell Investments; Larry Glazer, Mayflower Advisors; and Doug Cote, ING Investment Mgmt.

  • Morningstar's Top Fund Managers     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    Insight on 2013 investing, with Michael Herbst, Morningstar; Mark Kiesel, PIMCO Investment-Grade Corporate Bond Fund; David Giroux, T. Rowe Price Capital Appreciation Fund; and Eric Newman, TFS Market Neutral Fund .

  • Bearish on Apple and Treasurys: Gundlach Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 1:18 PM ET
    Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer of DoubleLine Capital LP.

    A bubble hasn't formed in the bond market, but the bubble in shares of Apple will continue to deflate, Jeffrey Gundlach, founder of money manager DoubleLine Capital, told CNBC on Thursday.