Market Outlook


  • Greece Drives Wild Week on Wall Street     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    Joseph Tanious, JPMorgan Asset Management, discusses key drivers of the swing in the markets.

  • How to Play Greek Elections     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    The FMHR traders weigh in on this weekend's Greek elections and how to play the outcome, including the trade in commodities. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the latest details on the guilty verdict from the Gupta insider trading trial. Marko Papic, BCA Research, provides perspective on what to expect in the markets after the Greek elections.

  • Some local governments hardest hit by population losses are struggling with what has been left behind: large numbers of abandoned housing units. USA Today reports.

  • Is This a Counter-Trend Rally?     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    "The feeling is that we are going through some sort of at least a counter-trend rally if not an attempted recovery of what we have lost since the beginning of April," Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist, S&P Capital IQ, told CNBC.

  • Cashin Gets to 'The Greek'     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 11:05 AM ET

    "I'm far more concerned about the elections in Egypt," says Art Cashin, UBS director of floor operations, discussing how the results of the elections in Greece will impact U.S. markets.

  • Why the Greek Elections Matter     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 10:30 AM ET

    Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, explains how the outcome from this weekend's elections in Greece will impact U.S. markets.

  • The Greek Election & Your Money     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 10:09 AM ET

    Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO, provides perspective on how the results of the Greek elections will impact U.S. markets.

  • Roadmap to the Markets     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on the market-moving stories ahead of Friday's open, including a jump in futures on hopes global central banks will act if Greek elections spark market turmoil; Mario Draghi indicates the European Central Bank will respond to post-election turmoil in Greece; and Micosoft is gears up for a major announcement Monday.

  • Don Marron, Lightyear Capital chairman & CEO, and Donald Marron, Urban-Brookings Tax Policy director, discuss how Europe's sovereign debt worries have created a crisis of confidence in the markets.

  • Gerstner on Education & Jobs Creation     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 8:20 AM ET

    Louis Gerstner, The Carlyle Group senior advisor, discusses how to fix the education problem in America.

  • Bailout Politics & the Markets     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    Tracking overseas jitters and the impact on U.S. markets, with Roger Altman, Evercore Partners founder & chairman, and Jack Malvey, BNY Mellon chief global markets strategist.

  • Can Europe Keep it all Together?     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 7:15 AM ET

    Martin Wolf, Financial Times, discusses whether the EU will stay intact; the outcome of the Greek elections, and its impact on global markets.

  • Gerstner on the Politics of Jobs     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 7:05 AM ET

    Louis Gerstner, The Carlyle Group senior advisor, discusses a wide-range of global topics, including the complexity of running a big company; containing Europe's debt contagion; the growing education epidemic; and partisan politics in Washington.

  • A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Ross Westgate, including reports the world central banks stand ready to add liquidity to the financial systems if needed, after the Greek elections.

  • Two Cheers for Britain’s Bank Reform Plans Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 2:43 AM ET
    Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne holds Disraeli's original budget box as he leaves 11 Downing Street for Parliament.

    The government appears to be taking the proposals of the Independent Commission on Banking, in the UK seriously and looks as if it may implement the majority of Sir John Vickers proposals, writes the Financial Times’ Martin Wolf.

  • A Global Recession?     Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 7:33 PM ET

    A late afternoon report of a possible coordinated effort of central banks to help stabilize European markets sent U.S. markets higher, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. Meanwhile CNBC's Larry Kudlow says there is so much uncertainty about the euro zone story. And Phil Orlando, Federated Investors, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional, discuss.

  • Cramer: No Easy Fix for Europe     Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says there's no easy fix for Europe but civilized action needs to happen soon.

  • Cramer's Mad Tweets     Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer answers your emails and tweets.

  • Mad Money Sell Block     Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer tells you which stocks you should sell now.

  • Spectra Energy CEO Explains Expansion     Thursday, 14 Jun 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Spectra Energy received federal energy regulatory commission approval for its New Jersey-New York expansion. Greg Ebel, Spectra Energy president & CEO, offers insight.