Market Outlook


  • Dow Closed at 5-Year High  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer weighs in on the market high.

  • Regis Philbin on the Markets  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    TV legend Regis Philbin comes to Fast Money to talk about stocks.

  • JCP's Johnson: We Made Some Big Mistakes  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has an update from JC Penney's conference call. Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, says the retailer's CEO has conceded to making a mistake.

  • Consumer Staples Hit Fresh Highs  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    Consumer staples are on fire, with the Fast Money team. Luxury names are a mixed bag meanwhile.

  • JC Penney Conference Call Underway  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan has an update on JC Penney earnings Meanwhile the Fast Money traders debate whether the transports \are still a good buy. And Mark Mulholland, portfolio manager at Matthew 25 Fund, says it will take a year to get Apple back on track.

  • Tomorrow In :30  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    What market moving events are scheduled for tomorrow, with Ian Winer, Wedbush Securities; Eric Marshall, Hodges Capital Management; and Samuel Coffin, UBS Macro Research.

  • Apple Left Out of the Rally  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 4:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports Apple shares are underperforming large cap tech today, with Ron Weiner, RDM Financial Group CEO and Alex Gauna, JMP Securities.

  • JC Penney Releases Earnings Report  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on JC Penney's earnings. The company took a hit on earnings, revenues and same-store sales.

  • No Deal on the Sequester  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 4:30 PM ET

    Huge spending cuts are set to kick in on Friday. Sen. John Hoeven, (R-ND) discusses the chances of a bill being passed that will extend the deadline, and the impact it will have on the markets.

  • Don't Fight the Fed  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 4:20 PM ET

    How much longer can the Fed keep rates low? Discussing what Fed Chairman Bernanke had to say in regards to monetary policy, with Todd Buchholz, Former managing director of Tiger Hedge Fund.

  • Today's Market Action  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Where the market stands, with Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management; Joshua Brown, Fusion Analytics; Mark Eibel, Russell Investments; gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities; and Ed Butowsky, Chapwood Investments.

  • 3 to Watch: GRPN, MNST & SHLD  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton is watching Groupon, which was hammered after hours today on a light outlook; Monster Beverage, which also reported disappointing earnings; and Sears Holdings, which is up ahead of tomorrow's report.

  • Closing Bell Exchange  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Investors received strong data from yesterday's Case Shiller report, and today's pending home sales. Mike Holland, Holland and Company; Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics; Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Apple Shareholders Meeting Underway  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 1:05 PM ET

    Apple's CEO Tim Cook is meeting with shareholders today. Andrew Slimmon, Morgan Stanley Global Investment Solutions, explains why he likes the stock.

  • FMHR Final Trade  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 12:58 PM ET

    The FMHR traders reveal their final trades.

  • Market is 'Distorted' by Fed Policy: Rep Garrett  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 11:32 AM ET

    Rep. Scott Garrett, (R-NJ) questions Fed Chairman Bernanke about getting "true price discovery", in light of the Fed's current monetary policy. And, Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY) questions Bernanke about the nation's jobless rate. CNBC's Steve Liesman explains how the Fed Chairman's answers are impacting the markets.

  • European Markets Close Higher  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European shares posted strong gains, helped by a successful bond auction in Italy.

  • What Will Bernanke Say Today?  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides a preview of what the Fed Chairman is likely to say when he testifies before the House banking committee on Capitol Hill.

  • Investors Too Focused on Fed's Minority Views: Pro Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 9:11 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Ben Bernanke.

    The financial markets have been paying too much attention to the minority views in the Fed minutes for the past two months, former New York Fed's Dino Kos told CNBC.

  • Wednesday's Market Roadmap  Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on the top business headlines of the day; including the first anniversary of CNBC's "Post Nine" on the floor of the NYSE; Apple's annual shareholders meeting; and more.