Market Outlook


  • Fast Money Portfolio: Buying High Yield     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    Anne Lester, JPMorgan Asset Management, offers insight on how to find income in a low rate environment.

  • Top Trades If the Euro Zone Sticks Together     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    Natural gas is spiking 7% today, with Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital; and discussing top trades tied to the latest regime changes in Europe, with Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge. Also, Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank, offers insight on how to trade the sliding euro.

  • European Banks Whipsaw     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Where do U.S. banks stand against their European peers? Jeff Harte, Sandler O'Neill principal, weighs in.

  • Tightrope Daredevil Beats Niagara Falls     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 2:41 PM ET

    Nik Wallenda became the first man ever to walk directly across the Niagara Falls on a tightrope. The mayor of Niagara Falls, Paul Dyster, weighs in.

  • U.S Markets a Gamble?     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    Andre Julian, Trade Aviator, and Jay Bryson, Wells Fargo, discuss how investors should position their portfolios now.

  • Mega Deals on Mega Yachts     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 1:47 PM ET

    Now may be your best chance to spend your summer on a super yacht in the Mediterranean, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Groupon Pops on Upgrade     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Groupon shares are soaring on a Morgan Stanley upgrade, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Is QE3 Back in Play?     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 11:11 AM ET

    Dino Kos, former NY Federal Reserve Bank executive vice president and Alfred Broaddus, former Richmond Federal Reserve president, discuss the outcome of Sunday's election in Greece; the impact on U.S. markets and the economy; and whether the Fed will issue another round of quantitative easing.

  • Euro Crisis: What Will the Fed Do?     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 7:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on likely Fed options after the Greek elections, including the implementation of further economic easing; the extension of "Operation Twist"; and keeping interest rates low. Nathan Sheets, Citigroup global head of international economics, discusses America's role in solving Europe's debt crisis.

  • Is it Time for the Fed to Take Action?     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 7:20 AM ET

    Julian Callow, Barclays chief European economist, discusses the impact of Greek's election results on global markets, Fed policy and central bank action, Spanish bond yields, and investor anxiety.

  • Chasing Returns Amid a Return of Uncertainty Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 6:45 AM ET

    Fear, uncertainty, volatility. Investors on the sidelines have been stuck with a shaky three-legged stool of late. What lies ahead may not be any less unsettling. Nevertheless, investors would like to move forward — and move up in the world of investment returns.

  • Cramer: Coach vs. Michael Kors     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says the selloff in Coach and Kors is "wrong."

  • Cramer's on Europe's Case     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses what's the ideal outcome to the crisis in Europe.

  • Mega Deals on Mega Yachts     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 4:52 PM ET

    Mediterranean mega-yachts are at a 10-30% discount this summer, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • How to Play Greek Elections     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    The FMHR traders weigh in on this weekend's Greek elections and how to play the outcome, including the trade in commodities. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the latest details on the guilty verdict from the Gupta insider trading trial. Marko Papic, BCA Research, provides perspective on what to expect in the markets after the Greek elections.

  • Some local governments hardest hit by population losses are struggling with what has been left behind: large numbers of abandoned housing units. USA Today reports.

  • Cashin Gets to 'The Greek'     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 11:05 AM ET

    "I'm far more concerned about the elections in Egypt," says Art Cashin, UBS director of floor operations, discussing how the results of the elections in Greece will impact U.S. markets.

  • Why the Greek Elections Matter     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, explains how the outcome from this weekend's elections in Greece will impact U.S. markets.

  • Bailout Politics & the Markets     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    Tracking overseas jitters and the impact on U.S. markets, with Roger Altman, Evercore Partners founder & chairman, and Jack Malvey, BNY Mellon chief global markets strategist.

  • Two Cheers for Britain’s Bank Reform Plans Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 2:43 AM ET
    Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne holds Disraeli's original budget box as he leaves 11 Downing Street for Parliament.

    The government appears to be taking the proposals of the Independent Commission on Banking, in the UK seriously and looks as if it may implement the majority of Sir John Vickers proposals, writes the Financial Times’ Martin Wolf.