Market Outlook


  • China Stocks Due for Rebound After 4-Day Slide Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 11:01 AM ET

    China stocks are due for a technical rebound after sliding for four days but global uncertainties and slowdown worries may keep gains limited.

  • Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO, discusses what traders are watching this morning, and why this may be the time to monetize protection and add to positions.

  • David Faber's 'Jeopardy' Victory     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 9:19 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses David Faber's $50,000 win on Jeopardy for his charity of choice, "New Visions for Public Schools."

  • The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses today's major headlines, including JC Penney's miss on earnings; General Motor saying its advertising on Facebook doesn't work; and Warren Buffet's top stock picks.

  • April Housing Starts Up 2.6%     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the numbers on housing starts for April and what it indicates about the U.S. housing recovery, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Ken Langone: 'I Am 100% Invested'     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 8:16 AM ET

    "Our best days are ahead of us," says Kenneth Langone, Geeknet CEO, discussing his thoughts on the direction of the markets, business culture in America and why he will not run for political office.

  • Langone Sounds Off on JPMorgan     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 7:40 AM ET

    "It's a pimple on an elephant's butt," says Kenneth Langone, Geeknet CEO, discussing his thoughts on JPMorgan's $2 billion trading losses, Jamie Dimon's exceptional risk management skills and banking regulations.

  • Scott Nations, NationsShares provides a preview of what traders are watching this morning ahead of the opening bell.

  • Langone: Romney Will Win in November     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 7:00 AM ET

    Kenneth Langone, Geeknet CEO, discusses the outlook on a broad range of topics, including his prediction that GOP presidential candidate, Mitt Romney will win the White House in November, job creation in America, and solving the nation's debt problems.

  • A View From the Trading Pits: Deflation Ahead?     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 6:42 AM ET

    Scott Shellady, Bradford Capital Management CEO, provides a preview of what traders are watching ahead of the market's open, and weighs in on Greek debt, earnings, inflation & deflation, commodities and the direction of the economy.

  • Markets in Focus: Hedging Your Losses     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 6:31 AM ET

    David Joy, Ameriprise Financial chief market strategist, provides a preview of the markets ahead of the opening bell, and discusses the direction of commodities amid concerns in Europe and China.

  • European Markets Update: Choppy Trading Day     Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 6:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports the latest market activity from Europe, including concern over Greek debt moving European markets lower.

  • A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, including Facebook increasing its offering by 25%, with CNBC's Kelly Evans

  • EU to Push for Binding Investor Pay Votes Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 4:37 AM ET

    Shareholders in Europe’s listed companies will be given a binding vote on pay while those who invest in banks will gain powers to set a cap on bonus levels, under plans being drawn up by senior EU officials. The FT reports.

  • How to Get It Right With Charts Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 11:39 PM ET

    A basic knowledge of technical analysis and charting is essential for trading success, particularly in these market conditions as indexes show signs of weakness.

  • Charting Asia Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 11:35 PM ET
  • Recent volatility serves as yet another reminder that markets cannot be divorced from developments in the global economy — and especially at a time when the 17-member construct of the European monetary union is being increasingly questioned on account of what is happening in Greece.

  • No Huddle Offense: Europe in Picture for Good?     Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a look at which companies are likely casualties in a European-induced selloff.

  • USDA Head Talks Trade, Food Inflation     Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    No matter which part of the agriculture complex you're trading, the single most important source of information is the U.S. Department of Agriculture, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Tom Vilsack, the secretary of Agriculture, weighs in on agriculture exports and food inflation.

  • Facebook IPO: Friend or Foe?     Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    If you haven't been able to get in on the Facebook deal, do not buy the stock right after it comes public on Friday, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.