Market Outlook


  • Markets Bounce Back     Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says while it was terrific to be able to bounce back from down 300 points in the markets on Tuesday, what matters isn't the bounce but the sustainability of the bounce.

  • FTSE, DAX and CAC Set for Further Losses at Open Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011 | 1:30 AM ET
    Traders sit in front of their screens at the stock exchange in Frankfurt/Munich, western Germany.

    European stocks are expected to add to Monday's losses at the market open with all three major indexes due to start trade in the red.

  • Charting Asia | Dow Weekly Monday, 5 Sep 2011 | 11:56 PM ET
  • Greece Defends Progress on Reform Package Monday, 5 Sep 2011 | 10:26 AM ET

    Greece’s finance minister has staunchly defended his handling of the country’s relations with international lenders, accusing his critics of promoting “a mood of uncertainty and scaremongering,”  the Financial Times reports.

  • Gold May Top $6,000, Silver $600: Asset Manager Monday, 5 Sep 2011 | 7:24 AM ET

    Gold prices may reach $6,200 per ounce in a bull run which will “end all major bull markets,” Urs Gmuer, asset manager at Dolefin, a Swiss investment advice firm, told CNBC.

  • Europe's Banks Face Unsecured Bond Test Monday, 5 Sep 2011 | 4:04 AM ET

    Europe’s banks are bracing for a fresh test this month: whether they can successfully sell unsecured bonds, reports the FT.

  • Europe Stocks Seen Lower; Euro Debt Crisis in Focus Monday, 5 Sep 2011 | 12:37 AM ET

    European stocks are expected to fall at the open with the DAX, FTSE and CAC all called lower by more than 1 percent by spread betters.

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The week's top business news and investment advice, including telecom and retail picks, with CNBC's Oriel Morrison.

  • Data Shows Employment Stalled     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 10:03 AM ET

    Breaking down the numbers on Friday's jobs report, with CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli, and its impact on the markets, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG.

  • Wien's Take on Jobs     Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 9:11 AM ET

    Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman weighs in on this morning's job report and its impact on the markets.

  • Europe Stocks Seen Sharply Lower; Eyes on US Jobs Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 12:45 AM ET
    Share Price chart

    European shares were called sharply lower at the open on Friday following a late sell-off on Wall Street and losses for stocks in Asia overnight.

  • Britain Must Escape Its Longest Depression Friday, 2 Sep 2011 | 12:16 AM ET
    Tower Bridge and City of London financial district

    The current UK depression will be the longest since at least the first world war. Without a dramatic surge in growth, it is also quite likely to generate a bigger cumulative loss of output than the “great depression”, Martin Wolf writes in the FT.

  • New Month, New Market?     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 2:00 PM ET

    Kevin Shacknofsky, Alpine Dynamic Dividend Fund, and Andre Julian, OpVest Wealth Mgmt, discuss whether September will signal a new trading pattern.

  • Buy Beaten Up Energy Stocks?     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 11:32 AM ET

    Insight on whether now is the time to buy the beaten up energy stocks, with Pavel Molchanov, Raymond James, and Philip Weiss, Argus Research.

  • September's Best Trades     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 11:06 AM ET

    How to profit on the market's volatility, with Kimberly Foss, Empyrion Wealth Management, and Keith Goddard, Capital Advisors.

  • European Stocks to Open Mixed; Eyes on Banks Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 1:11 AM ET

    European stocks were indicated to open mixed on Thursday, after seeing their worst monthly close since October 2008 on Wednesday.

  • Tracking Stocks in September     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 12:33 AM ET

    September's reputation as a weak month in the markets is adding to unnecessary bearishness, but there is still a strong wall of worry, says, Mark Hulbert, Hulbert Financial Digest editor, who tracks market sentiment.

  • IMF and Euro Zone Clash Over Estimates Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 12:32 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    International Monetary Fund staff have provoked a fierce dispute with eurozone authorities by circulating estimates showing serious damage to European banks’ balance sheets from their holdings of troubled eurozone sovereign debt. the FT reports.

  • UK Growth Forecast Cut; Rates to Stay Low: BCC Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 7:09 PM ET
    Tower Bridge and City of London financial district

    The British Chamber of Commerce cut its growth forecasts for the UK for this year and next and said the weaker-than-predicted economy means interest rates will have to stay low longer than expected.

  • August Markets: Fear Factor Takes Its Toll     Wednesday, 31 Aug 2011 | 4:04 PM ET

    Perspective on fear in the markets and how investors can protect their portfolios as we head into September, with Larry Haverty, Gabelli Global Multimedia Trust, and Yu-dee Chang, ACE Investment Strategists.