Market Outlook


  • Will Obamacare Put Strain on Economy?     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Alan Greenspan, Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, remarks on whether he thinks Obamacare will put on a strain on the economy.

  • Obama vs. GOP: Tax Cut Fight!     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    House republicans pushed ahead with a bill today that would repeal all of Obamacare, with Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA); Jonathan Cowan, Third Way president; and David Limbaugh, "The Great Destroyer" author.

  • Greenspan: US Economy, Fed Stimulus & Obamacare     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Alan Greenspan, Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, provides perspective on whether the U.S. economy is in a recession, if more Fed action is necessary, and what effect Obamacare has had on the economy.

  • No Huddle Offense: Finding Retail Bargains     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

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

  • Am I Diversified? Cramer's Call!     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    You call Cramer with your top five holdings and he tells you whether your portfolio is diversified enough, or needs a change.

  • Kayak.com & Palo Alto Networks Set for IPOs     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Ever since Facebook's monumental IPO catastrophe, the entire IPO market has been stalled. Mad Money host Jim Cramer, explains why investors may want to take a look at upcoming offerings.

  • Tibco Software CEO: Social Media, Europe & Growth     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Vivek Ranadive, Tibco Software chairman/CEO, discusses the state of his company's growth, its relationship with social networking, and exposure to Europe.

  • Cramer: Check Your Emotions At the Door     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses today's market action, and explains why investors need to be willing to be skeptical of even their favorite stocks.

  • Trade of the Day: iShares Barclays TIPS     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    The FMHR traders check up on how shares of JC Penney are trading since Guy Adami's trade this past May; and discuss why bond fund iShares Barclays TIPS makes today's "trade of the day."

  • America Beware: Pensions Plunging     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    John Ehrhardt of Milliman, offers insight on companies slashing their pension contributions since recent legislation was passed by Congress.

  • The Ultimate Safety Trade: Guns?     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    Discussing whether it still makes sense to stay in Treasuries after the central bank lowered its U.S. growth outlook, with William Irving, Fidelity Government Income Fund; and Mike Greene, Benchmark Company, explains why firearms are seeing growth.

  • Trading Agriculture ETFs     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Corn futures fell on lower USDA yield projections for the crop, with the FMHR traders; and Jeff Kilburg of Kilburg Capital, shares his top ETF plays in agriculture.

  • China Slowdown Hitting the High-End?     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    A slower economy in China is hitting high-end retailers, like Burberry. Bryan Gildenberg, Kantar retail analyst, explains the tough situation luxury retailers are facing.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Jobs, Earnings & Markets     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    All eyes on initial jobless claims data tomorrow, and Stephanie Link, TheStreet; Quint Tatro; Tatro Capital; and Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus, discuss what else investors should be watching.

  • Top States for Business: Bottom State?     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 4:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn reports which U.S. state came in last in CNBC's annual ranking of the "Top State for Business."

  • Food Sector: Rising Crop Prices     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 4:15 PM ET

    Corn prices turn negative midday after the USDA declares 1,000 counties disaster areas, due to the drought, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. Akshay Jagdale, KeyBanc Capital Markets, discusses rising food prices.

  • How Can We Stay Out of Recession Territory?     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 4:05 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the economy, and where it might be headed next, with Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab; Ron Muhlenkamp, The Muhlenkamp Fund; and CNBC's Rick Santelli. "Businesses are reacting to the potential for a worst case scenario," says Sonders.

  • 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.

  • Big Market Movers in Today's Session     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 3:55 PM ET

    Taking the pulse of today's trading session minutes before the closing bell, with Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital founder/CEO; CNBC contributor Richard Bernstein; and CNBC's Brian Shactman. "Earnings are likely to be disappointing again," says Bernstein.

  • FOMC Minutes Provide Little Clarity     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 3:46 PM ET

    The U.S. markets are down sharply since the Fed released the FOMC minutes. CNBC contributor Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors, weighs in.