Market Outlook


  • The Food Stamp Stimulus?     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 7:45 PM ET

    Another spending scandal plaguing the General Services Administration, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers; and more than 46 million Americans are currently on food stamps. Are more government handouts the solution to unemployment? Rep. Paul Tonko (D-NY), and Tom Price, M.D. (R-GA), provide perspective.

  • Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Compensation     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 7:25 PM ET

    Yahoo's Mayer will receive a base salary of $1 million this year, and CEOs of U.S. Airways and American Airlines met today to discuss a potential merger, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Can Markets Remain Resilient?     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 7:17 PM ET

    The stock market logged a 3-day rally, with the S&P 500 hitting its best level since May, and technology led the way. Arthur Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, and Steve Forbes, Forbes Media, share their opinions.

  • Presidential Priorities?     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Mitt Romney criticized President Obama over prioritizing fundraising and campaigning, with Jonathan Cowan, Third Way; James Gilmore, former Virginia Governor (R); John McLaughlin of McLaughlin & Associates CEO; and Steven Law, American Crossroads CEO, weigh in. "Mitt Romney is facing a very difficult funding disadvantage to Barack Obama," says Law.

  • No Huddle Offense: Stay Domestic, Buy Pullbacks     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.

  • Xilinix CEO on Earnings, Wireless Tech & Growth     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Xilinix reported better-than-expected earnings, but guided down expectations. Moshe Gavrielov, Xilinix president/CEO discusses plans for his company's future. "We think customers are being a little cautious, but medium and long-term trends are there to support us," he says.

  • Cramer's Top Picks from the IPO Class of 2012     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Looks like the IPO market is finally recovering from the trauma of the Facebook fiasco and coming back to life. Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses which IPOs you should keep an eye on.

  • Snap-On CEO: Aerospace & Asia     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Nick Pinchuk, Snap-On chairman/CEO, discusses the risk of starting a franchise, aviation and aerospace businesses, and his company's recent growth in Asia. "Right now, the emerging market business, is between 5-10 percent of our business, but it's going to go up," says Pinchuk.

  • CEOs Hold the Key to Higher Stock Prices     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Executives who take it upon themselves to get their institutions to "get busy living" are being rewarded with higher stock prices, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Yahoo Mayer's Compensation     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 5:55 PM ET

    CNBC's John Fortt reports Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer will make $1 million in cash this year.

  • Trade of the Day: Yum! Brands     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders explain why they "love" Yum! Brands.

  • Europe: Time to Buy?     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    Matthew Fine, Third Avenue Management, weighs in on his best European stock bets.

  • Analyst Takes on Google Earnings     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on the slowdown in Chipotle; and shares of Google are popping after hours, with Jason Helfstein, Oppenheimer analyst.

  • What's Hot in the IPO Pipeline?     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Five Below is up 62 percent since its IPO today, and Francis Gaskins, IPO Desktop explains which upcoming IPOs investors should keep an eye on.

  • Oil Recovers From Summer's Swoon     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Brent Crude is having its best 7-day streak since October of 2009, with prices hitting a 2-month high today. Addison Armstrong, Tradition Energy, explains his take on the big run in crude oil over the last few days. CNBC's Jon Fortt also reports on Marissa Mayer's base salary.

  • Tomorrow in 30: All Eyes on Economic Data     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    Insight on the key economic data investors will be watching tomorrow, with Eric Marshall, Hodges Capital Markets; Dan Greenhaus, BTIG; and Stephanie Link, The Street.

  • How to Play the Stock Market Now?     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 4:36 PM ET

    Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus, discusses investment strategies, and whether QE3 could help the economy. "I think we could have some choppiness ahead," says Caron.

  • Citi May Face Charge From Morgan Stanley     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 4:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Citigroup may have a "significant non-cash" Q3 charge from Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Mideast Tensions in Focus     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

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

  • Closing Countdown: Microsoft & Google     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 3:55 PM ET

    Discussing the current state of the markets, and what to expect from tech stocks this earnings season, with Art Cashin of UBS, and Brian Belski, of BMO Capital Markets, weigh in.