Market Outlook


  • Dow Hits Fresh 5-Year High  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    As the Dow hits a fresh, 5-year high, the Fast Money traders reveal their favorite trades and their take on the financials.

  • Comcast to Raise Dividend 20%  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    GE expects pre-tax gains of $1 billion for GE and $0.9 billion for GE Capital from its NBCUniversal sale. Does the deal signal an old media comeback? Larry Haverty, The Gabelli Multimedia Trust, weighs in.

  • Tomorrow In :30  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    January retail sales numbers are out tomorrow, along with other market events to watch, with Ian Winer, Wedbush Securities and Brian Lazorisihak, Chase Midcap Growth Fund.

  • Moody's: Global Economic Downside Risks Diminished  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 4:17 PM ET

    A new Moody's report says major global economic risks have diminished over the last 3 months, with Colin Ellis, Moody's senior VP for Macro Financial Analytics and Harry Dent, HS Dent Investment Management CEO.

  • Put Your Money to Work?  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 4:07 PM ET

    Where market opportunities exist now, with David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management; Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance senior columnist; Mark Eibel, Russell Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Snapshot of US Supply  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 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: Dow Above 14k, What's Next?  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    The Dow is back above 14,000, with Terry Dolan, Benjamin & Jerold Brokerage CEO.

  • Market Forecast Beyond Obama's Speech  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 3:35 PM ET

    Could President Obama's speech tonight be a catalyst for a market correction? Ron Insana, CNBC Contributor and Peter Orszag, Citigroup Global Banking vice chairman, offer insight.

  • House Democrats want revenue increases, while Republicans are standing firm against it. Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) shares what he'd like to hear from President Obama tonight.

  • Facebook Cut, Dell Buyout & More  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 3:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the latest from the Nasdaq. T. Rowe Price says it will not support a Dell buyout "as put forward."

  • Dow Back Above 14K  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Dissecting today's market action, with Ralph Acampora, Altaira Investment Solutions; Carol Roth, author of "the Entrepreneur Equation"; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Blankfein on US Economy, Stocks & Activists  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 2:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner speaks to Lloyd Blankfein, Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO, about the political and economic environment in the U.S. and whether activists are good for the markets.

  • Esther George

    The Federal Reserve could disrupt markets if it sells lots of mortgage-backed securities when it's time to tighten monetary policy, a Fed president said Tuesday.

  • A Healthier Deficit?  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the CBO projects 2020 Medicare/Medicaid spending to be $200 billion, which is 15 percent less than projected.

  • Peeling Away Uncertainty  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    As stocks edge slightly higher ahead of tonight's State of the Union address, Joseph Tanious, JPMorgan Funds, thinks global gains are on the horizon.

  • BTIG Cuts Facebook to Sell  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports BTIG says Facebook's growth is not enough, and cut the stock from neutral to sell.

  • Palladium Futures Outperform  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Palladium is leading the metals higher, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Rep. Roskam on Obama's Bipartisan Effort  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    What we can expect to hear from President Obama tonight in his State of the Union address, with Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL). "I'm delighted to be surprised by a sincere bipartisan effort," he says, and "already they're going back into the old Democrat muscle memory."

  • European Markets Close Higher  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European shares staged a turnaround, as bank stocks closed higher.

  • Traders Regain Appetite For Risk  Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 9:39 AM ET

    Traders' risk appetite is helping to support oil prices, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.