Market Outlook


  • Cramer's Speculative Play     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer makes some speculative plays, offering his views on Roundy's Supermarkets.

  • AEP CEO on Nat Gas Biz     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer and Nick Akins, CEO of American Electric Power, size up the company's potential for profits.

  • Wall Street Closes Stellar Quarter     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    "When the opening bell rings on Monday, we're going to be dealing with a different market," says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Investing in Health Care Stocks     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    The health care industry continues to change and transform, and Kris Jenner, T. Rowe Price Health Sciences Fund says to look for companies with strong innovation and exciting new products.

  • Groupon's Q4 Revisions     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Groupon's revision announcements resulting in $14.3 million in Q4 revenue.

  • Next Week's Impact on Your Portfolio     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:17 PM ET

    Anticipating the impact next week's jobs report and ECB meeting could have on investment strategies, with Stephanie Link, The Street and Micheal Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management. Link says, "initial jobless claims have leveled off, no positive surprises expected in jobs data."

  • Sound Off: Looking Beyond Q1     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:11 PM ET

    CNBC guests offer their views on the markets and economy after a positive Q1.

  • S&P 500 Forecast     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 3:31 PM ET

    The S&P 500 is up for the first of four days and ''The Wall Street Journal'' reports that the average year-end forecast is 1362. Thomas Lee, JPMorgan chief U.S. equity strategist and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney chief investment strategist, weigh in on the positive moves for the index.

  • Talking Numbers: Momentum for Major Indices?     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 3:24 PM ET

    Breaking down the charts for the three major indices and making Q2 predictions, with Terence Gabriel, Ideaglobal head of technical analysis.

  • Looking Ahead to Q2     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 3:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson and Rick Santelli discuss where the markets are headed in the next quarter.

  • Long Shot Stocks     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 2:31 PM ET

    How would you invest if you won tonight's jackpot of $640 million? Making calls on long shot stocks, with Tyler Vernon, Biltmore Capital co-founder/CIO.

  • The Payoff to American Investing     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on retailers planning to open 71,000 stores in the next two years. And CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on domestic auto dealers driving profits.

  • Trader Triple Play: Q2 Predictions     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on what investors should expect from the markets in Q2, with Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities, Anthony Grisanti, GRZ Energy, and Jeff Kilburg, Treasury Curve.

  • Q1 Top Performing Stocks: Buy, Sell or Hold?     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:26 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on whether investors should take a second look at some of the top performers of Q1, with Mike Murphy, Rosecliff Capital managing partner/CEO.

  • The Q2 Playbook: Will the Bull Run Continue?     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:20 PM ET

    "Investors, consumers, businesses are more optimistic than a few months ago," says Jonathan Golub, UBS Investment Bank chief U.S. equity strategist, who weighs in on whether a positive first quarter will rollover into the next one.

  • All Over the Place Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:55 PM ET
    Florida Buildings

    The residential rebound is under way in fits and starts, but it is volatile, and it is local.

  • Buoyant Tech Sector Providing a Boost Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:53 PM ET

    In Seattle, greater demand for inner-city homes and low inventory have driven many deals above their asking prices, while investors have returned to Portland to pick up bargains.

  • A Tale of Two Recoveries Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:53 PM ET

    While the entry-level homebuyers market is making a comeback in Boston, high-end luxury properties are once again the object of bidding wars in New York, with demand outpacing supply for the first time in five years.

  • Washington D.C. and Its Suburbs Prime Attraction Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:50 PM ET

    Thanks to high gasoline prices, today's home buyers want to be close in. D.C., with so many  thriving suburbs and an expansive Metro system, offers ample opportunity.

  • Retail REITs: A Sweet Spot?     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 11:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on retailers expanding again, leading some to believe REITs might be a great investment this year.