Market Outlook


  • Audi Rolls Out New Sports Car     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    Sales of luxury brand Audi are up a staggering 21 percent year-to-date, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau, with Scott Keogh, Audi of America president.

  • Market Confidence Grows in China After Two-Day Rally Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 10:35 AM ET

    Confidence is strengthening in the Chinese market after two days of gains of more than 1 percent.

  • A 'Creeper' Rally in the Making?     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    A look at the latest market moves and the run in crude oil, with Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO.

  • Mixed Reaction to Jobs Data     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 10:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has the latest reaction from economists on Friday's jobs report and the outlook on future growth and Fed policy, with Thomas Lee, JPMorgan chief U.S. equity strategy and Russ Koesterich, BlackRock iShares Group.

  • Cashin on Mario Draghi's 'Magic'     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 9:23 AM ET

    Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services, takes a look at what investors should be watching ahead of the opening bell, including Mario Draghi "playing a bit of a magician" in Europe and SEC's Schapiro reportedly not being willing to cancel Knight Capital's trades.

  • Roadmap for Monday's Markets     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news crew provides a look at the market-moving stories of the day, including Best Buy offering to take the company private and an upcoming exclusive interview with Knight CEO Tom Joyce.

  • Santelli on 'Dueling Marios'     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on the jobs report and the outlook for Europe and the markets, with Harold Ford, Morgan Stanley managing editor.

  • Facing Our Fiscal Cliff Fears     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Discussing the consequences of failing to head off the fiscal cliff, with Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley chief U.S. economist, and Harold Ford, Morgan Stanley managing director.

  • Markets 'Stuck in the Sand'     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 8:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli explains why he thinks the financial markets won't be moving anytime soon.

  • A Tale of Two Economies     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 7:42 AM ET

    Robert Kimmitt, former U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary, discusses the difference between the "real" economy and the political one, and weigh in on Germany's role in saving the euro as the European financial crisis continues.

  • Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman, discusses whether the Fed and European Central Bank can help the ailing global economy.

  • Regulating Wall Street     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 7:13 AM ET

    Harold Ford, Morgan Stanley managing director, weighs in on the presidential race and the big-issue topics that are not being addressed ahead of the election.

  • Forcing the Fed's Hand     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 6:19 AM ET

    Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak, and Michael Darda, MKM Partners, discusses whether the Federal Reserve will issue additional financial easing while the economy still struggles with an unemployment rate of 8.3 percent.

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

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including a $400 million financial lifeline for Knight Capital.

  • Why Human Traders Don't Stand a Chance     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    Bob Pisani shows how computers can trigger profitable trades based on economic numbers or other data far faster than humans can. But when milliseconds count, are humans giving up too much control to the machines?

  • Most People Will Stay in Cash: Expert     Sunday, 5 Aug 2012 | 8:10 PM ET

    Uwe Parpart is MD & Head of Research at Reorient Financial Markets says the relief in the markets at the end of the week has no basis. Investors are holding onto cash and bonds are the favorite investment choice in the current environment.

  • Earnings, Economic Data in Focus for China Investors Sunday, 5 Aug 2012 | 12:28 PM ET
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    Traders in China are expected to focus on earnings results and a batch of economic data this week.

  • Mad Money Mail     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer answers e-mails from viewers on stock and investment questions.

  • Weathering the Earnings Season     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    By listening to the question and answer in a company's earnings conference call, you can assess whether a company is exposed to geopolitical risk, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • The Impact of Gross Margins     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Wall Street analysts will tell you the most important predictor of future earnings, is the company's gross margin. Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains.