Market Outlook


  • Trade of the Day: Apollo Group     Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders discuss Apollo Group and why it's their trade of the day.

  • Investment banks like JPMorgan and Blackrock are banking on a bull move you probably never heard of, with Jon Hykawy, Byron Capital Markets.

  • Coal Buzzkill Continues     Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on coal stocks. And Ed Morse, Citigroup Head of Commodities Research, explains why investors should stay bearish on oil.

  • Orbitz CEO on Mac Users Seeing Pricier Hotels     Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 4:48 PM ET

    The WSJ reported Orbitz hotel results show more expensive high-end options for Mac users. Barney Harford, Orbitz Worldwide CEO, offers insight. "In the recommendations module, shopping on a Mac or a PC is one of a myriad of factors we use to determine what hotels to recommend to those consumers," says Harford.

  • Markey: Timeout on Nat Gas Exports?     Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 4:16 PM ET

    Rep. Ed Markey, (D-MA), explains why he thinks exporting natural gas could cause prices to skyrocket. "Natural gas is a domestic market, where oil is part of an international market," says Markey.

  • According to sources, News Corporation is expected to announce a split of its company on Thursday, which would then take up to a year, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Business Bracing for Bad Summer?     Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 2:35 PM ET

    Small manufacturers are worried about the impact the "fiscal cliff" may have on their businesses, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Madelyn Alfano, Maria's Italian Kitchen owner and Beezer Molten, Half-Moon Outfitters founder, discuss their own strategies amid global worries.

  • Merkel to Euro Bond Deal: 'Nein!'     Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared there will be no euro bonds in her lifetime, and a look at what moved U.S. and European markets, with CNBC's Brian Shactman and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist.

  • China Stocks Look Set to Snap Long Losing Streak Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 11:13 AM ET

    Chinese shares are due for a technical rebound after the longest losing streak seen this year.

  • "The market will remain highly skittish and will continue to be driven by the perception of risk rather than valuation," says AllianceBernstein chief market strategist Vadim Zlotnikov explaining why he is "overweight" in health care, energy and selective consumer goods, and "underweight" in commodities, utilities and financials.

  • Dow Upside Limited, but S&P Could Soar 18%: Charts Tuesday, 26 Jun 2012 | 1:12 AM ET

    Both the Dow and S&P are expected to rise over the next three months, but while the upside in the Dow is limited the S&P could soar.

  • EU Could Rewrite Eurozone Budgets Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 7:36 PM ET

    The European Union would gain far-reaching powers to rewrite national budgets for eurozone countries that breach debt and deficit rules under proposals likely to be discussed at a summit this week, according to a draft report seen by the Financial Times.

  • Senator Marco Rubio, (R-FLA) discusses his new book, "An American Son," and the Supreme Court's ruling on the Arizona Immigration Law. "The ideal scenario is for the federal government to finally do its job, secure the border, have an electronic verification system in place, and modernize our legal immigration system so it reflects the 21st Century needs of our country," says Rubio.

  • Cramer: Forget Kellogg & Buy Some ConAgra     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    This is a pretty darned good time to own a consumer packaged goods play, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • McDonald's or Burger King Worldwide?     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says investors need to know their time horizon and their risk tolerance before buying either McDonald's or Burger King Worldwide.

  • Mad Money host Jim Cramer compares two organic retailers whose stocks have been trading in a lockstep lately: Whole Foods and Fresh Market.

  • Cramer Gives Reasons to Stay In the Markets     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer rounds up today's market action and looks ahead to next week's European Summit.

  • Spain Asking for Bailout From Banks     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    Spain is shaking the markets as it formally asks for a bailout. Amelia Bourdeau of Westpac Institutional Bank, shares strategies to playing the euro now.

  • Danger In Safe Havens?     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Uncertainty still lingers in Europe and investors are fleeing to safe havens like gold and Treasurys. James Paulsen of Wells Capital Management, explains why he doesn't think this is a good strategy.

  • Gartman: Corn Crop & Climate     Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    "If we do not see rain by probably July 4, the corn crop will be diminished dramatically," says Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter.