Market Outlook


  • Euro Zone Crisis Resembles US Turmoil in 2008 Friday, 5 Aug 2011 | 2:58 AM ET

    A few weeks ago, I wrote a column warning investors against taking a long summer holiday this year, writes Gillian Tett in the FT.

  • Market Not Playing by 'Bull' Rules     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 5:37 PM ET

    A look at unusual options activity, and key technicals to watch amid the selloff, with Chris Verrone, Strategas Research Partners. "Transports are heading into breakdown mode," he says.

  • Hedge Funds Ahead of Crisis?     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 5:29 PM ET

    Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital, says most of the hedge funds de-risked coming into June. "When things get bad, everything starts to converge on each other," he says.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 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.

  • Capitulation: CNBC Explains Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 3:56 PM ET

    Capitulation is a way to describe a surrender between armies, but it's also a form of 'giving up' on the stock market. So, what is capitulation when it's used on Wall Street? What does it signify? CNBC explains.

  • Market Drops in Record Territory     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 3:50 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg & Amanda Drury with a look at market fear in the U.S. and Europe, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities, and CNBC's Brian Shactman with a wrap up of today's dramatic market finish.

  • WOTS Now: Stocks Selloff & Gold Down     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the market's selloff and retail stocks, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter explains the big reversal in gold and how to play it.

  • Euro Banks & JPM CEO     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    The Strategy Session news team with a look at the spreading debt problem for European banks, and insight on the stability of the financial sector, with CNBC's Kate Kelly, and Jes Staley, CEO, J.P. Morgan Chase Asset Management CEO.

  • Buffett Weighs in on Kraft Split     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 10:15 AM ET

    The company's largest shareholder, Warren Buffett tells CNBC's Becky Quick he is fine with Kraft's plans to split into two publicly traded companies.

  • Raw Material Prices Stabilizing: Unilever CEO     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 3:40 AM ET

    High raw material costs were not a problem for Unilever as the company successfully rose prices and exceeded market expectations for the second quarter. "We're seeing (raw material prices) stabilizing off... and I think we have seen the peak at last for the rest of the year," Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever told CNBC.

  • ECB Sees Lenders Rush to Hoard Cash Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 1:17 AM ET
    Euro bills

    Bank deposits at the European Central Bank have more than doubled to a five-month high and European institutions are paying more for dollars, signs of concern that turmoil in eurozone bond markets could spread.

  • UBS Threatened to Scale Back in London Over HQ Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 12:44 AM ET

    UBS threatened to scale back its presence in London if the government followed advice from a heritage body that effectively blocked the redevelopment of its City of London headquarters, reported the FT.

  • Retro Kudlow Circa 1978     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 7:16 PM ET

    Footage of Larry Kudlow commenting on the markets in 1978.

  • Oil Rescues the Markets     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer says the cavalry finally came into the market today in the form of lower oil.

  • Final Trade     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 5:55 PM ET

    The Fast Money pros share their final trades of the day.

  • Volatility Playbook: VIX     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 5:42 PM ET

    Tim Freeman, Elevation LLC principal, with a trade that takes advantage of the market's volatility.

  • Trading the Globe: Brazil Getting Killed     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 5:31 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on whether the emerging markets are in bear territory.

  • Market Correction Protection     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 4:09 PM ET

    Discussing how investors can protect their portfolios in a volatile market environment, with Todd Salamone, Schaeffer's Investment Research; Ron Insana, CNBC Contributor, and Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab.

  • One = Loneliest Number     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 2:46 PM ET

    CNBC.com's Jeff Cox explains why the number one is so important when it comes to the market.

  • Early Bids for EMI Raise Hopes for Citigroup Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 2:06 AM ET

    Bids for EMI suggest that the British music company could fetch more than $4 billion, allowing Citigroup to recoup about three-quarters of the money it lent to Guy Hands’ ill-fated private equity buy-out in 2007.