Market Outlook


  • Rasmussen: 50% Favorable of Paul Ryan     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Paul Ryan is drawing huge crowds, with Scott Rasmussen, Rasmussen Reports founder/president.

  • Romney-Ryan Under Attack     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    What the Romney Ryan team means for the elections, with David Goodfriend, "Left Jab" co-host; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Guy Benson, Townhall.com. "The Republicans are flipping the script on Medicare," says Benson.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Paul Ryan is currently in Las Vegas expected to speak on housing policy; and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R), discusses his opinions about U.S. vice president Joe Biden, and the upcoming elections.

  • No Huddle Offense: Groupon Excitement Faded     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his take on Groupon's slowdown, and Google's successful new strategy.

  • Energy XXI CEO: Acquisitions & Drilling     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    John Schiller, Energy XXI CEO, discusses his company's commitment to acquisitions, and recent drilling projects.

  • Steve Sadove, Saks chairman/CEO discusses earnings and the state of the retail consumer. "We're feeling very good, solid performance, and there are a lot of headwinds out there, but I feel good about the things that we're doing," he says.

  • Cramer Dissects Patterns in the FXE     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    The FXE tracks the movement of the euro against the U.S. Dollar Index, and Mad Money host Jim Cramer, takes a look at the chart to see where the currencies could be headed.

  • Cramer: Not Backing Away from Home Depot     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Since Home Depot's CEO Frank Blake sees "gradual improvement within the overall housing market," and Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why Home Depot still makes a great buy.

  • Trade of the Day: Vale Has Plunged 14% YTD     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    Shares of Vale fell 4 percent since BofA Merrill Lynch downgraded the stock, and the Fast Money traders explain why they like the stock now.

  • 5 Places You're Using the Wrong ETF     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    Some ETFs are bigger, and more popular than others. Matt Hougan, IndexUniverse president of ETF Analytics, explains why some of his top ETF picks are worth your money.

  • Gartman: Brent is Materially in Backwardation     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    Oil prices are rising today on positive economic data out of U.S. and Europe, with Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter. "Brent is materially in backwardation, and likely to continue to go higher," he says.

  • Luxury Retail Regains Strength     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Luxury retail brands like Saks and Michael Kors are surging after posting strong results, with the Fast Money traders; Colin McGranahan, Bernstein analyst, discusses whether Wal-Mart's upward trend will continue.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Housing, Earnings & Markets     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 4:58 PM ET

    Discussing what investors should look out for tomorrow, with Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management; Brad Friedlander, Angel Oak Capital; and Guy LeBas, Janney Montgomery Scott.

  • Carly Fiorina on Business Fears     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 4:38 PM ET

    Carly Fiorina, former Hewlett-Packard CEO, discusses why businesses in America remain concerned about the looming fiscal cliff.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold Closed Above $1,600     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • One Bubble That Could Cause a Rally: Pro     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Debating whether a bubble on the horizon could burst and actually cause a market rally, with Steve Neimeth, SunAmerica Asset Management; Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Focusing on Market Drivers     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Stocks were slightly higher Tuesday, lifted by the encouraging retail sales report and better-than-expected economic news, with Neil Hennessy, Hennessy Funds; Sandy Lincoln, BMO Asset Management; Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust; and CNBC┬┐s Rick Santelli.

  • Total Volume Lightest This Year     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 2:40 PM ET

    Katie Stockton, MKM Partners, discusses some interesting action in the VIX today.

  • Ditching College for Silicon Valley ...     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    Tara Seshan, Theil fellow, explains how she is trying to change the world through public health.

  • Paul Ryan's Personal Wealth     Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 2:17 PM ET

    Dave Levinthal, Politico Money & Politics reporter, offers insight on Paul Ryan's investments.