Market Outlook


  • Searching for Growth in Retail     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:35 PM ET

    Are U.S. retailers looking to China for growth? Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors president, weighs in.

  • Ahead of Cisco & Tesla's Earnings     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:33 PM ET

    Shares of Cisco are down more than 7% this May and electric automaker Tesla is hitting a 52-week high, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Tyler Mathisen. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, also weighs in on how to trade the companies ahead of their earnings.

  • Gold Prices Gain Technical Support     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:31 PM ET

    Gold prices have cut their losses in half, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Home Prices Stabilizing?     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:23 PM ET

    Tight supply of home sales, especially on the low and distressed end, is helping home prices, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Bank of America Down 36% In the Last Year     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:21 PM ET

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports on activist shareholders angry over BofA's mortgage loan modification process and management's refusal to review it.

  • Buzz Ahead of Activision Earnings     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    Electronic Arts is expecting a weak quarter and its rival video game maker, Activision Blizzard, is expected to report earnings after today's closing bell. CNBC' s Julia Boorstin reports.

  • Pfizer FDA Hearing     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    Pfizer is currently making the case for approval of its rheumatoid arthritis pill to the FDA Advisory Panel, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Toyota Motor's Earnings Propel Growth     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on how shares of Toyota Motor are faring against its rival auto companies.

  • US Mortgage Rates Facing Trouble     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    Mortgage bankers say they expect 2012 to get the lowest volume of business in five years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Santelli's Solution: How to Fix Europe?     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    We need labor reform in much of Europe, explains CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Gold & Oil Dropping Again     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    Oil moves off session lows after EIA Inventory Report, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, weighs in on how to trade natural gas.

  • Kaminsky on SALT Conference     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    As stocks and commodities fall and fears rise, one of the world's biggest investor conferences is underway in Las Vegas. CNBC's Gary Kaminsky reports the latest from the SALT Conference.

  • CalPERS' Next Investment     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 11:41 AM ET

    Joe Dear, CalPERS CIO, discusses his perspective on the economy and his company's latest business strategies.

  • Markets Across Europe Close     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    Speculation about Greece's future in the euro zone weighs on sentiment, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • Trading the USDA Crop Report     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    Insight on trading gains ahead of Thursday's USDA crop production report, with Ashley Gulke Leavitt, www.GulkeGroup.com; Jerry Gulke, www.GulkeGroup.com; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Early Buzz From SALT     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 11:21 AM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky offers insight on the SALT Conference.

  • Supporters of Alexis Tsipras, the head of Syriza, celebrate outside the political party's election tent after beating the Pasok party in the parliamentary elections in Athens, Greece, on Sunday, May 6, 2012.

    Ask senior EU officials whether enough has been done to stem the two-year-old euro zone debt crisis, and many point to the number of new rules and institutions they argue would have been unthinkable before the upheaval.  The FT reports.

  • Stocks Slide on European Concerns     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    Chris Verrone, Strategas Research Partners, offers his view on the markets amid renewed concerns over Greece.

  • Markets Slide on Renewed Worries     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 10:51 AM ET

    Gary Thayer, Wells Fargo Advisors, offers insight on the market selloff.

  • Cisco Dip: Buying Opportunity?     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 10:45 AM ET

    Cisco is trading at its lowest level in close to four months. Is this dip a buying opportunity? Nikos Theodosopoulos, analyst at UBS, weighs in.