Market Outlook


  • Cramer: 'History Is NOT Fungible!'  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day. Tonight, Cramer looks at the bull market that blossomed under Bill Clinton. What happens if we go back to Clinton-era tax rates?

  • Am I Diversified?  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 6:46 PM ET

    CNBC's Cramer takes a look at your portfolio and tells you whether you are properly diversified or need to mix it up a bit.

  • Eaton: One of the Best of 2013?  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 6:26 PM ET

    Eaton Corporation purchased Cooper Industries, one of its largest competitors, and has a track record of solid acquisitions. Sandy Cutler, the chairman and CEO of Eaton, talks about where his company is headed next.

  • EOG Goes Full Steam Ahead  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 6:14 PM ET

    Some stocks can thrive in spite of the "fiscal cliff," like EOG Resources. Cramer talks to EOG Chairman & CEO Mark Papa about where his company is headed. By 2020, Papa says, there's a good chance the U.S. will be able to rely solely on North American oil production.

  • Don't Blame Bernanke  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says the Fed Chairman is doing everything he possibly can to keep the recovery moving forward and help create jobs, in spite of an apparent lack of cooperation between the White House and Congress. "I am proud he's our Fed chief," says Cramer.

  • Wells' West Coast Wrap  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 5:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports that Facebook is a best place to work, Flickr supports Twitter, and the Pope sends his first Tweet, "I bless all of you from my heart." And tomorrow Jane will wear an Ugly Sweater to stand up to cancer.

  • Delta Ready to Soar? Sam Up?  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Mike Khouw looks at Delta Airlines, buys the June 10/12 1x2 call spread and sees an investment that will be above $12 by its June expiration. And Sam Adams hikes its 2013 outlook.

  • Union Square Hospitality Serves Success  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 5:33 PM ET

    A new report from the National Restaurant Association says sales will grow for the 4th straight year. Danny Meyer, CEO of Union Square Hospitality Group discusses what he's seeing in his own businesses, which include restaurants like Blue Smoke, Shake Shack and Eleven Madison Park. Also, a look at restaurant IPOs in the last year, shopping in the upscale consumer segment.

  • What Apple TV Will Do to Stock: Munster  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 5:20 PM ET

    Clues as to what Apple's addition of a television product might look like are out there, as well as its effect on the company's shares, Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster says.

  • Market Outlook in 30 Seconds  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 4:57 PM ET

    A look at what could move the markets tomorrow, with Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak; Stuart Freeman, Wells Fargo Advisors; and Robert Luna, SureVest Capital Management.

  • Bernanke Speaks, Markets Listen  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 4:02 PM ET

    Randy Bateman, Huntington Funds; Stephanie Link, CNBC Contributor; Bruce McCain, Key Private Bank; and Michael Pento, Pento Portfolio, discuss the "message of the market" following the Fed's policy announcement today.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gold Higher  Wednesday, 12 Dec 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.

  • Why the Rush to Fixed Income May Be Dangerous Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 3:54 PM ET

    Investors are flocking to fixed income ETFs -- but they may be dangerous when rates rise.

  • JPMorgan's 2013 Equity Outlook  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Thomas Lee, JPMorgan chief U.S. equity strategist, reveals his top five predictions for the new year.

  • Instant Reaction to Bernanke's Comments  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 3:15 PM ET

    Discussing Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's comments on the outlook for the U.S. economy, with Ron Insana, CNBC Contributor; Tyler Vernon, Biltmore Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.

  • Retail Sales Data to Show Holiday Shopping Boost? Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 3:04 PM ET

    Strong monthly auto sales and the early weeks of holiday shopping should give a boost to November's retail sales.

  • Fed's Historic Moves  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    The CNBC's new team discuss the Fed's historic move tying Fed Funds to a specific unemployment rate and inflation target, with Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, and Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank.

  • Fed Pegs Decision to Unemployment  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, and Kenny Polcari, independent trader, explain how the Fed's policy will impact the markets and overall employment.

  • Markets React to Fed Rate Decision  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 12:34 PM ET

    A look at the impact of the Fed's rate decision on stock and bonds, with CNBC's Steve Liesman, Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli. Also, Bill Gross, PIMCO founder; Charles Reinhard, Morgan Stanley; and Susan Wachter, The Wharton School, weigh in.

  • All Eyes Are on the Fed, but 'Fiscal Cliff' Looms Larger Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 6:00 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Building, Washington, D.C.

    Markets expect the Fed to continue buying Treasurys, but the course for rates is more likely to be determined by the "fiscal cliff" talks.