Market Outlook


  • Wall Street Divided on Alliant Techsystems     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Jefferies downgraded Alliant Techsystems from buy to hold, but when the company won a major Federal contract, analysts quickly upgraded the stock to outperform. Mad Money host Jim Cramer, weighs in.

  • Enbridge CEO Al Monaco, discusses Romney's remarks on the U.S. becoming energy independent, whether it will be possible to create 4 million jobs, and the future of his company.

  • Making Money From the Debate     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer breaks down the money-making remarks from last night's presidential debate.

  • Trade of the Day: Suncor Energy     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    The bulls are back in Suncor Energy, and the stock has performed double what Exxon Mobil has this year, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Lexicon's Branding Checklist     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    Hewlett-Packard plunged 13 percent on Wednesday after the company lowered its 2013 guidance, with the Fast Money traders; and David Placek, Lexicon president & founder, explains the importance of a company's name.

  • Poor Technicals: Picks from the Active Bear     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    As stocks continue their rally, Brad Lamensdorf, Active Bear ETF discusses which stocks investors should be shorting now.

  • Trading Currencies Ahead of Jobs Report     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    How traders are positioning themselves ahead of tomorrow's jobs report, with Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management; and the Fast Money traders discuss today's market pops and drops.

  • Irwin Simon, Hain Celestial CEO, discusses the tremendous food packaging shift in the last few years, the educated consumer, and whether organic costs more.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gasoline Futures Surging     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    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.

  • Good Start for Mitt Romney     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan breaks down the sector winners and losers from the debate. Sandy Villere, Villere & Co.; Michael Yoshikami, CNBC; Margie Patel, Wells Fargo Funds Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, weigh in.

  • Stocks Rally on Strong Economic Data     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Stocks are mounting a rally today after strong economic data and encouraging remarks from the head of the ECB, with Brian Murdock, chairman & CEO at TD Asset Management.

  • Analyze the Analysts!     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 1:34 PM ET

    RW Baird is downgrading Sprint Nextel from underperform to neutral, with Kim Forrest of Fort Pitt Capital Group,

  • $331 Billion Worth of Advice     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    Colin Moore, Columbia Management CIO, offers his investment outlook now.

  • Romney Stock Market Rally Ahead?     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    Markets are moving higher today after the presidential election. CNBC's John Carney and Kenny Polcari, ICAP, explain why.

  • Despite all the worries that could derail the U.S. economy, the market has figured out it's all about earnings, says Ed Yardeni of Yardeni Research.

  • Cashin's Take on What's Driving the Rally     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 10:35 AM ET

    Art Cashin, UBS, explains why the market is moving upwards today, after Draghi's ECB press conference, and last night's presidential debate.

  • Economic Buzz From Barefoot     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 9:39 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber talks with John Burbank, Passport Capital managing member & CIO about ways of restoring an economic recovery in the U.S.

  • ESM Threatens to Expose ‘Soft Core’ Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 2:19 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    Better late than never. After a string of delays, and having overcome a constitutional obstacle in Germany, the euro zone’s new rescue fund, the European Stability Mechanism, looks set to be finally inaugurated on Monday, the Financial Times reports.

  • Cramer: HP Should Sell Personal Computer Unit     Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says Hewlett-Packard should consider selling off its personal computer division like IBM did.

  • Am I Diversified?     Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer helps you diversify your portfolio.