Market Outlook


  • Steer Clear of Hewlett-Packard & Best Buy?  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer weighs in on Hewlett-Packard's tumble today, saying "accounting irregularities equal sell."

  • Maria's Market Insight: Big Moves on Bernanke & HP  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 5:59 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo discusses the day's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's Closing Bell.

  • US Energy Drink Market  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    The average hedge fund is up 6 percent year-to-date, when the average mutual fund has more than doubled that, with the Fast Money traders; and energy drinks have grown into a multi-billion dollar industry. Chris Clarke, Pure Growth Partners CEO and co-founder, discusses the complaints against the drinks.

  • DDR CEO: Black Friday, Mark Downs & JC Penney  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    There is a disconnect between data showing the average hedge fund is up 6 percent year-to-date, when the average mutual fund has more than doubled that, with the Fast Money traders; and Daniel Hurwitz, DDR Corp, has the inside read on retail ahead of Black Friday.

  • Traders' Ultimate Value Traps  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Discussing market value traps, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Trading Hewlett-Packard's Plunge  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    Jim Chanos called Hewlett-Packard the "ultimate value trap," in July. Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital Partners, discusses the stock's tumble today, and whether it can bounce back.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Gaza Truce Ahead?  Tuesday, 20 Nov 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.

  • Checking Market Pulse  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Discussing the market's next direction, with Brian Peery, Hennessy Focus 30 Fund; Rob Morgan, Fulcrum Securities; and Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities.

  • Fiscal Cliff Outcome & Your Investments  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Dave Zier, Convergent Wealth Advisors, and John Barr, Needham Growth Fund, discuss what the outcome of the fiscal cliff will be for their investing strategies.

  • HP/Autonomy: How Does This Happen?  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Robert Profusek, Jones Day, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg, discuss what happened at HP.

  • The Three Biggest Challenges Facing the Country Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 10:58 AM ET

    With the nation facing a slew of economic troubles, many of which are right around the corner, we asked attendees at IMPACT 2012 to sound-off on what could be considered three of the most important economic challenges facing us today.

  • S&P Crosses 200-Day Moving Average  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 10:07 AM ET

    Mark Newton, Greywolf Execution Partners, turns a technical eye toward the charts to see where the markets are headed.

  • Does Shareholder Activism Accomplish Anything? Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 9:39 AM ET

    Some corporate governance experts argue that Say on Pay has had little if any impact on reining in what public companies decide to pay their leaders.

  • Investors in a ‘State of Shock’: Blackrock Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 8:36 AM ET

    A new report suggests that five years of gloomy headlines and negative sentiment have combined to create a collective “state of shock” among investors.

  • Does the Rally Have Staying Power?  Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 6:33 AM ET

    "We have some decent valuations and some fundamental momentum," said Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus, discussing the outlook on the markets, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management.

  • Berlusconi Succession Battle Begins Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 3:35 AM ET

    The contest to fill Silvio Berlusconi’s shoes and lead Italy’s centre right into elections next year has opened with about a dozen candidates stepping forward, including Benito Mussolini’s grand-daughter. The FT reports.

  • Bonds Switch Signals End of Cult of Equity Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 2:10 AM ET

    It is a once in a generation moment. For the first time in more than 50 years UK pension funds are holding more bonds than equities.  The FT reports.

  • Yen’s Slide Against Dollar to Halt at 84: Chart Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 9:22 PM ET

    The dollar/yen is moving steadily towards the 84 resistance level. There is a high probability of a retreat developing from this area.

  • 91% Tax Rates, Really?  Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 7:30 PM ET

    Phil Kerpen, Americans for Prosperity, discusses a column by New York Times economist Paul Krugman which calls for a return to the top marginal tax rate of 91 percent.

  • No Huddle Offense: Deal or No Deal?  Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day on the fiscal cliff.