Market Outlook


  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 7 Jun 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.

  • Terry Duffy, CME Group Executive Chairman, explains how Nasdaq's Facebook compensation plan relates to how MF Global was handled.

  • Stocks Add to Wednesday Gains     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Insight on the market action today following Ben Bernanke's testimony, with Marc Harris, RBC Capital Markets; Paul Christopher, Wells Fargo Advisors; and CNBC's Rick Santelli & Scott Wapner.

  • Eight Stocks You Should Short?     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:45 PM ET

    Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics, and Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital, highlight eight stocks you should stay away from now.

  • Big Money Plays For You Right Now     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    How to make money in this rally, with Kim Forrest, Fort Pitt Capital Group, and Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Funds.

  • Focus on Europe or China?     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 1:41 PM ET

    Greg Ip, The Economist U.S. economics editor, weighs in on China cutting its rates for the first time in four years.

  • Cashin: Europe Must Act Rapidly     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 1:40 PM ET

    Discussing the pulse of the markets amid pressure on the Federal Reserve and Fitch's downgrade on Spain, with Arthur Cashin, UBS Financial Services, and Kenneth Polcari, ICAP.

  • Fitzpatrick's Fed Plays     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    Dan Fitzpatrick, StockMarketMentor.com, explains how to play Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill today.

  • Surprise Rate Cut May Boost Chinese Stocks Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 11:14 AM ET

    The Chinese market may receive a boost on Friday, after the People's Bank of China announced a surprise 25 basis point rate cut.

  • Hint of QE3 From Bernanke?     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 9:37 AM ET

    Joe Kinahan, TD Ameritrade chief derivative strategist, says there could be a "hint of QE3" today, adding that Goldman Sachs and Wells Fargo would be the biggest beneficiaries if it does happen.

  • Weekly Jobless Claims Drop 12,000 to 377,000     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 8:29 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the numbers from this week's jobless claims data, and discussing what it indicates about the nation's economic recovery and market outlook, with CNBC's Steve Liesman and Joshua Feinman, DB Advisors economist.

  • Laurence Fink, BlackRock CEO, shares his views on shareholder democracy, corporate governance and emerging dual-class structures in companies.

  • Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO, discusses how his company is investing now and where to look for value in equities.

  • The United States of Europe?     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Lee Sachs, Alliance Partners founder & co-CEO, shares perspective on what the nation has learned from the financial crisis and what Europe can learn from it as well, with Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO.

  • BlackRock CEO on Political Roadblocks     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 7:03 AM ET

    "Politics is playing a much more substantial role in the direction of the marketplaces." says Laurence Fink, BlackRock chairman & CEO, discussing the shape of the global markets; the strength of the U.S. economy; and making the case for investing in stocks.

  • Trader's Buzz Before the Open     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 6:32 AM ET

    A look at what traders will be watching ahead of the opening bell, with Daniel Stecich, TJM Institutional Services.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 6:20 AM ET

    A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including watching for clues from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke for signs of further quantitative easing, as he testifies before Congress today.

  • Korean Buying Spree Boosts Brent Price Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:30 AM ET

    The price of the world’s most important oil benchmark is being boosted by South Korean refiners buying on the back of a tax loophole involving North Sea oil, the Financial Times reports.

  • Cameron to Urge Merkel to Act on Euro Zone Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 2:14 AM ET
    British Prime Minister David Cameron leaves 10 Downing Street on August 11, 2011 in London, England. Mr Cameron hosted a COBRA meeting and a cabinet meeting earlier this morning to discuss the current unrest that has spread across the country. Parliament has been recalled following four days of rioting across the UK.

    David Cameron will tell Angela Merkel on Thursday that she needs to act now to bring the eurozone back from the brink of disaster – a message likely to stoke irritation in Berlin and other eurozone capitals, the Finanical Times reports.

  • Time to Extend All Tax Cuts?     Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 7:51 PM ET

    Discussing whether the market could be saved by an extension of tax cuts, with Representative Peter Welch (D-VT) and Representative Nan Hayworth (R-NY).