Market Outlook


  • Marissa Mayer's First Day as Yahoo CEO     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    Yahoo's new CEO Marissa Mayer starts today, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt. Kara Swisher, All Things Digital, discusses why this move is a smart move for Mayer. "For Yahoo, they get a big name, with a lot of computer science and technology skills," says Swisher.

  • Do We Need More QE3?     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), discusses Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill today, and whether the CFTC is at fault for the collapse of Peregrine Financial Group.

  • Bernanke & Beyond     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the details of Fed chairman Bernanke's testimony this morning, and CNBC's Rick Santelli reacts to interest rate manipulation.

  • Clifford S. Asness Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 12:39 PM ET
    Clifford S. Asness, Ph.D., Managing and Founding Principal, AQR Captial Management

    Prior to co-founding investment management firm AQR Capital Management, Asness was at Goldman Sachs, where he was a managing director and director of quantitative research for the asset management division.

  • Santelli on Bernanke 'Smoking Gun'     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    In his reaction to Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony, CNBC's Rick Santelli says traders heard what he called a "smoking gun," an admission that the Fed knew of rate "manipulation" but did not respond strongly enough.

  • China Investors Sidelined Ahead of Cabinet Meeting Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 10:48 AM ET
    Flag of the People's Republic of China

    Investors may stay sidelined as the cabinet meeting on second half economic policies is expected to be held Wednesday.

  • Bernanke Hearing: What's Fed's Next Step?     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 10:16 AM ET

    Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research and Robert Heller, former Federal Reserve Governor, provide an outlook on the economy.

  • Roadmap for Tuesday's Markets     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew reports on today's market moving stories, including Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill; a slew of earnings; Goldman's earnings beat; and Yahoo's new CEO.

  • One-On-One with Marc Andreessen     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 7:50 AM ET

    In a wide-ranging interview with CNBC's Julia Boorstin, venture capitalist, Marc Andreesen reveals his thoughts on Yahoo's newly appointed CEO; Facebook's IPO; listing on the Nasdaq; trading in the secondary markets; and the politics of regulations.

  • Here's What Traders Are Watching     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 7:44 AM ET

    A look at what traders are expecting to hear from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke today on Capitol Hill, with Ben Lichtenstein, TradersAudio.com.

  • Trump on Politics & the US Economy     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Trump Organization Chairman & President, Donald Trump provides his perspective on political attacks, Ben Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill, and how to prompt economic recovery and create jobs.

  • Trader Buzz Ahead of the Bell     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 6:40 AM ET

    A look at what traders are watching ahead of the open and what they hope to hear from Fed Chairman Bernanke, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Future Management.

  • 'Black Swan' Hedging Strategies     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 6:31 AM ET

    Garth Friesen, AVM/III principal & co-CIO, explains how investors can prepare for a financial storm in today's volatile markets.

  • Markets Brace for Bernanke Signals     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 6:19 AM ET

    A look at U.S markets ahead of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill, with Sarat Sethi, Douglas C. Lane & Associates principal.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    A look at U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including Ben Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill, and Yahoo's appointment of a new CEO.

  • S&P 500 Nears ‘Ultimate’ Death Cross: SocGen Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 3:31 AM ET
    Death Cross

    The S&P 500 index is on the verge of hitting an “ultimate” death cross, where the market’s 50-month moving average falls below the 200-month average, according to a research note by Societe Generale.

  • America’s Lessons in Killing Off Toxic Banks Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 1:48 AM ET

    FDIC officials have handled so many sick American banks in recent years, they have developed a slick drill: if a bank is deemed bust, FDIC “shock troops” will arrive, typically on Friday night, seize control, reassure staff and depositors – before either closing the banks or selling it on. The FT reports.

  • William Charles Powers Jr. is the 28th president of The University of Texas at Austin, a position he has held since February 1, 2006. He spoke to Scott Cohn about what it takes to keep Texas on top.

  • Earlier this year, the developing chart pattern for the Australian dollar suggested a $1.18 target. This failed to develop, so what went wrong?

  • Charting Asia | AUD-USD Chart Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 9:17 PM ET