Market Outlook


  • Fiscal Cliff: What Happens Next?  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis takes a close look at the market action from this week, saying the financial sector was up more than 3 percent for the week. Also, discussing the market's reaction to fiscal cliff concerns, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG; Karen Finney, The Hill columnist; and Katie Pavlich, TownHall.com.

  • Cramer: Stay Away From This Kind of Stock!  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Jim Cramer shows why investors should steer clear from what he calls "battlefield" stocks. (4:16)

  • Compromise Coming? Bet on Blackstone  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks to the market's bulls, and explains why The Blackstone Group makes for a great play in 2013

  • Cramer: MGM Has Popped Off Its Lows  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    In this uncertain market, there is nothing better than a great turnaround story. Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains how to play MGM now.

  • Markets Recovered Off Their Lows For the Day  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer breaks down three separate scenarios to explain why the market did not get obliterated today after Speaker Boehner did not get enough support to vote on Plan B Thursday night.

  • Martoma Indicted for Insider Trading  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 4:33 PM ET

    Former SAC Capital portfolio manager Mathew Martoma was indicted for insider trading. CNBC's Kate Kelly has details.

  • Where to Invest Now  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    There are just five trading days left until the fiscal cliff deadline, with Peter Andersen, Congress Asset Management Company; Jeff Saut, Raymond James; Dean Maki, Barclays; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Where Are Markets Headed?  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Insight on the market's direction into the close, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, and Michael Gayed, Pension Partners.

  • Talking Numbers: Buy the Cliff Dip?  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Discussing whether you should buy into today's markets lows, with Abigail Doolittle, Seaport Group, and JC O'Hara, Phoenix Partners Group.

  • Delaware Governor on Fiscal Cliff, Taxes  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    When Delaware Governor Jack Markell took office in 2009, he inherited a budget shortfall of $800 million. He joined CNBC's "Closing Bell" to discuss the fiscal cliff and taxes.

  • Closing Bell Exchange  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Insight on the market action, with Troy Gayeski, Skybridge Capital; Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington; and Rob McIver, Jensen Quality Growth Fund.

  • What Happens Jan. 1st?  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 2:40 PM ET

    With no deal on January 1st, your taxes are going up, with Mark Tepper, Strategic Wealth Partners; Dean Baker, Center for Economic & Policy Research; and Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute.

  • Silver, One of the Worst Performers in December Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 1:48 PM ET

    The silver market is much smaller than the gold market, so silver is used as a beta play on gold.

  • Market's Reaction to Cliff Breakdown  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, independent trader, offers his view on the markets now.

  • How to Play Stocks Into 2013  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 11:58 AM ET

    What works well in a recession? Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel, explains how he is trading the market now, and what investors can expect next year.

  • 'Fiscal Cliff' Defense Moves For Your Investments  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 11:38 AM ET

    A look at how investors can protect their portfolios amid fiscal uncertainty in Washington, with Dan Clifton, Strategas Research Partners.

  • Cashin: Why Stocks Are Down Sharply Today  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 10:40 AM ET

    Art Cashin of UBS explains why stocks are down more than 1 percent in morning trading. (3:16)

  • Stocks Come Off Session Lows  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 10:20 AM ET

    Arthur Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, offers insight on the markets.

  • Trader Buzz Before the Bell  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 7:43 AM ET

    A look at what traders are watching ahead of the market's open, with Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management; Roger Altman, Evercore Partners; and Barry Knapp, Barclays.

  • Pre-Market Report: What You Need to Know  Friday, 21 Dec 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.