Market Outlook


  • Housing Momentum vs. REITs     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on the momentum in housing, and underperforming REITs. Olick also says a lot of investors are turning the bulk group of single family properties into investment REITs.

  • Winning Plays in Sports Stocks     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on the details from American Express' conference call; and Nike, RadioShack and Anheuser-Busch are all announcing that they are cutting ties with cyclist Lance Armstrong, with Mellody Hobson, Ariel Investments president.

  • Finding Value in the Market Rally     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    The FBI & the NYPD have arrested a suspected terrorist in a plot to attack the NY Federal Reserve, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson; and the S&P 500 is making another move higher today, with Mellody Hobson, Ariel Investments president.

  • Target to Match Online Pricing     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    Discussing whether Target's latest move will be good or bad for the company's margins, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan & Herb Greenberg, and Burt Flickinger, Strategic Resource Insight Group.

  • 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.

  • Larry Fink: I Am Very Bullish on US Banks     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 3:10 PM ET

    Larry Fink, chairman & CEO of BlackRock, shares his view on Vikram Pandit's resignation, the fiscal cliff and the economy.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Stocks Mixed     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    What's driving today's market moves, with Keith Springer, Springer Financial Advisors; Michael Pento, Pento Portfolio Strategies; Carol Roth, author of The Entrepreneur Equation; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Predicting the Market Direction     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 2:15 PM ET

    Where the markets are headed next, with Eric Mintz, Eagle Asset Management, and Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group.

  • Yahoo Poll: Appraisal Conundrum     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 1:45 PM ET

    Housing starts jumped and stocks are near all-time highs. Do you feel the American economy is strong again?

  • To Frack or Not to Frack?     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports a surprise increase in crude oil supplies has pressured oil prices; and to frack or not to frack, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Where to Find Best Market Performers     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    Thomas Lee, JPMorgan; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; and CNBC's Gary Kaminsky discuss where to find the best investment opportunities among political and economic uncertainty.

  • Where Does Dow Go From Here?     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 10:40 AM ET

    David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff chief economist, and Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors CEO, discuss where stocks go from here, as the Dow nears record levels.

  • Trader Talk with Art Cashin     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 9:25 AM ET

    Art Cashin, UBS, weighs in on what traders are watching ahead of the opening bell.

  • Wednesday Market Road Map     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on the market moving stories of the day, including a slew of earnings released before the bell, and a roundup of last night's presidential debate, with CNBC'S John Harwood.

  • Which Candidate is Better For Stocks?     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 8:15 AM ET

    Discussing how investors should play momentum swings as the presidential election nears, with Chuck Gabriel, Capital Alpha Partners managing director.

  • Pre-Market Report: Solid Earnings Boost Stocks     Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    A look at U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including the resignation of Citi's CEO Pandit; and a preview of consumer spending ahead of the key holiday shopping season.

  • Boring Bankers Replace ‘Masters of the Universe’ Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 3:27 AM ET

    There are few bankers running Wall Street institutions these days who hark back to the big brash era before the financial crisis. Mike Corbat’s elevation to succeed Vikram Pandit as Citigroup’s next chief executive adds another methodical financier to a growing group of low-profile bank bosses.

  • Opposition Wanes to Spanish Aid Request Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 2:43 AM ET

    Opposition to a Spanish request for a second round of EU aid has begun to wither in recent days both in Madrid and other eurozone capitals, clearing the way for the first use of a new, limitless European Central Bank bond buying program

  • BBA Considers Register to Ban Rogue Bankers Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 1:50 AM ET

    U.K. bankers face the risk of being barred from their profession by an independent body if they misbehave, under new rules being weighed up by the main City bank lobby group in a bid to revive the battered reputation of the financial sector, the FT reports.

  • Election Tweets w/ Lady Gaga     Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 7:43 PM ET

    What would you ask the candidates? Larry Kudlow has a few thoughts. So does Lady Gaga!