Market Outlook


  • Is the NYSE a Dinosaur?  Monday, 29 Oct 2012 | 2:21 PM ET

    Dennis Kelleher, CEO of Better Markets, says the initial decision to just close the NYSE floor shows the NYSE is a "dinosaur."

  • How Hedge Funds are Trading Sandy  Monday, 29 Oct 2012 | 12:22 PM ET

    Some traders are bullish on heating oil as seasonal supplies weren't great going into the storm, and demand is expected to escalate once the storm hits, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Asian Shares Ease on Corporate Outlook Monday, 29 Oct 2012 | 6:11 AM ET

    Asian shares slipped on Monday as investors switched their focus away from signs of stable U.S. growth, looking instead at tepid global corporate earnings and the uncertain economic outlook.

  • Junk Bonds Grow More Popular and Turn Even Riskier Sunday, 28 Oct 2012 | 10:01 PM ET

    Junk bonds are living up to their name again.The New York Times reports.

  • Anemic Economic Recovery  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 7:30 PM ET

    Reports out today show Q3 GDP is up 2 percent. Is this strong enough to prevent a fiscal cliff recession? Joe Lavorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist, and Michael Pento, Pento Portfolios Strategies president, offer insight. Russ Koesterich, BlackRock iShares Group, takes a closer look at the market's moves this week.

  • Fiscal Cliff Already Hurting Economy  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 7:25 PM ET

    According to a National Association of Manufacturers Study out today, if the fiscal cliff is not fixed, unemployment rates will rise and more than 6 million jobs will be lost. Jay Timmons, National Association of Manufacturers president and CEO, provides perspective.

  • No Huddle Offense: Amazon or Apple?  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

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

  • You Asked, Cramer Answers!  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a close look at mixed quarterly earnings from Texas Capital Bancshares. Cramer also answers investment questions from viewers' tweets and emails.

  • Admitting your wrong in the investing business can be very rewarding, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Cramer uses Procter & Gamble's story as a lesson for investors.

  • Avnet CEO: We Had Deterioration Throughout Quarter  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Avnet CEO Rick Hamada discusses weaker-than-expected quarterly earnings, and the state of both the company's components and computers businesses. "In our components business, we actually saw deterioration throughout the quarter which was very surprising to us," he says.

  • Cramer's Gameplan for Next Week  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Burger King is set to report quarterly earnings on Monday morning, and Ford on Tuesday. Mad Money host Jim Cramer breaks down next week's earnings action saying "as we move forward, don't let the lousy action of the last week frighten you."

  • Fiscal Cliff Worries Among CEOs Grow  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 4:30 PM ET

    Gretchen Hamel, Public Notice, blames both parties for the damage being done by the inaction surrounding the fiscal cliff.

  • Does the Fiscal Cliff Matter?  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab, discusses whether the fiscal cliff makes a difference to the current direction of the U.S. economy and stock market.

  • John Paulson

    Fed up with lagging returns at the hedge fund, investors large and small are opting to either reduce their capital at risk or yank it entirely by year’s end.

  • Merck Beats Wall Street Estimates  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 1:34 PM ET

    Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kapital Management, takes a look at the latest earnings results.

  • In the midst of the financial crisis, the 92nd Street Y came up with a sweetheart deal for its endowment: investments in funds run by the likes of John Paulson, Marc Lasry, and other hedge-fund luminaries that were fee-free and guaranteed against losses.

  • Friday's Market Roadmap  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on all the market-moving stories of the morning, including a look at Apple's earnings miss; Amazon's third quarter operating loss; and this morning's GDP numbers.

  • What GDP Indicates About the Economy  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 8:42 AM ET

    Jim Nussle, Growth Energy president, and Jared Bernstein, CNBC contributor, discuss what the third quarter GDP numbers indicate about the health of the U.S. economy, and looming fiscal cliff.

  • Q3 GDP Up 2.0%, on High Side of Expectations  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 8:32 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the third quarter data on the nation's economy, and discussing its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • The Trillion Dollar Technician Prediction  Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    Laurence Fink, Chairman & CEO of BlackRock, shares his outlook on the markets and economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.