Market Outlook


  • Bill Ackman: Why I Bought P&G Stock     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 5:05 PM ET

    In this excerpt from a session at the "Delivering Alpha" conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor, well-known investor Bill Ackman talks about his recently announced stake in Procter & Gamble and whether he may try to influence the company's management.

  • Tomorrow in 30: All Eyes on Economic Data     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:57 PM ET

    What can investors expect from the markets tomorrow? Kevin Cummins, UBS; Brian Peery, Hennessy Focus 30 Fund; and David James, James Advantage Funds, weigh in.

  • Be an ‘Income Hog’: BlackRock’s Kapito Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    Sitting in cash is a mistake, Robert Kapito, BlackRock president, tells CNBC’s “Closing Bell” after speaking at the "Delivering Alpha" conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor.

  • Today's Big Tech Earnings     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:54 PM ET

    Discussing key takeaways from today's trading session, and key tech names' earnings reports, with Tom Belesis, John Thomas Financial founder/CEO.

  • 'Best' Ideas In Business     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo picked the brains of some of the best minds in the investment world at CNBC's "Delivering Alpha" conference in New York.

  • FSOC Submitted Annual Report     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:33 PM ET

    The FSOC annual report says the euro zone, housing market and fiscal uncertainty continue to weigh on the economy, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • Herb on J.C. Penney     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:30 PM ET

    J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson is sticking by the company's new pricing strategy, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.

  • Rep. Spencer Bachus on Stimulus & Taxes     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:20 PM ET

    Rep. Spencer Bachus explains why he tried to debunk Sen. Charles Schumer's need for more economic stimulus.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Copper Bucks the Trend     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • Market Outlook: Bernanke, Earnings & Elections     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing the current state of the economy, with Tom Belesis, John Thomas Financial founder/CEO; Marc Harris, RBC Capital Markets; and Anthony Chan, Chase Wealth Management.

  • Closing Countdown: Waiting on Elections     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:55 PM ET

    Discussing how the Fed can impact the economy, and where the market stands ahead of November's elections, with Tom Belesis, John Thomas Financial founder/CEO; Marc Harris, RBC Capital Markets.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman speaks to former Treasury Secretaries Hank Paulson and Robert Rubin about the so-called "fiscal cliff" and the major economic headwinds facing the U.S. now.

  • US Markets Higher Today     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:48 PM ET

    A winning day for the bulls as the U.S. markets edge higher, with Tom Belesis, John Thomas Financial founder/CEO; Marc Harris, RBC Capital Markets; and Anthony Chan, Chase Wealth Management.

  • The Fed's Limitations     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the details of Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony regarding the so-called "fiscal cliff" and the European debt crisis.

  • BlueMountain: How We Swam With 'London Whale' Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:32 PM ET
    JP Morgan Chase in New York City

    BlueMountain Capital Management chief Andrew Feldstein explained how his firm got involved in JPMorgan's disastrous bet on corporate debt.

  • Talking Numbers: Bid on eBay?     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:31 PM ET

    Shares of eBay are up sharply ahead of its big earnings release this afternoon. Enis Taner, RiskReversal.com, discusses what the charts say about how to invest in the stock.

  • Romney Should Be Proud of Private Equity: Kravis Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:22 PM ET
    Henry Kravis

    Private equity kingpin Henry Kravis thinks presidential candidate Mitt Romney doesn't need to apologize for his prominent role in the industry.

  • Previewing Paulson & Rubin Panel     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:17 PM ET

    Two former Treasury Secretaries are about to give investors advice on the risks and rewards of the market. CNBC's Steve Liesman shares a preview.

  • BlackRock's Kapito: Move Out of Cash     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:10 PM ET

    Robert Kapito, BlackRock president, provides perspective on the state of the economy, and where investors can find opportunities. "Sitting on cash is a mistake," he says.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Market Outlook & the Fed     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing today's market action and Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony, with Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, and CNBC's "Closing Bell" crew.