Market Outlook


  • What Cramer is Playing in Nat Gas     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 7:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains how the lack of energy policy could throw cold water on the stock rally, and why Americans can't leave fracking to the politicians.

  • Politics at the Pump     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on President Obama's energy policy and whether it's taking a toll on this approval numbers, and its impact on the markets, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities.

  • No Huddle Offense: A Tale of Two IPOs     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts on two different deals that came public today; Demandware and Allison Transmission Holding.

  • Am I Diversified?     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    You call Cramer with your top five holdings, and he will tell you if your portfolio is diversified enough or if you need to mix it up a little.

  • National Oilwell Varco is one of the dominant players in oil services, says Mad Money's Cramer, because it has unparalleled technology that seems impossible for the competition to duplicate, and that makes the stock a "buy".

  • Cramer's Case to Sell Allscripts     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money's Cramer explains why the best way to play the expansion of electronic medical records is to sell Allscripts and swap into Cerner, the next time the stock gets pulled down with the rest of the market.

  • Bull Market: Smarter Than the Average Bear     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains what's driving the recent bull run, while the markets manage to avoid the bears.

  • Money in Motion: Trading US Dollar Weakness     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 5:47 PM ET

    Todd Gordon, Aspen Trading Group, with the currency play on the U.S. dollar versus the Mexican peso.

  • Riding Apple's Coattails & Cisco Deal     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 5:36 PM ET

    The Fast Money crew weigh in with the play on stocks that benefit from Apple's run. Also, discussing Apple's valuation and Cisco entering the video wars with its $5 billion dollar offering of NDS, with Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee senior tech analyst.

  • Tiffany Tarnished?     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 5:27 PM ET

    Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer analyst, discusses why he likes Tiffany in the long run but remains cautious near term. Also, the play on high-end retailers and eBay's downgrade, with the Fast Money traders.

  • Charting Consumer Discretion, Gold & Frontline     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 5:18 PM ET

    Carter Worth, Oppenheimer Asset Management, charts the direction of consumer discretionary spending, gold and Frontline, a shipping company.

  • Foursquare CEO on Deals, Investors     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 4:48 PM ET

    Dennis Crowley, Foursquare co-founder & CEO, offers insight on the company's 3-year anniversary, upcoming deals and whether it will go down the IPO road.

  • CNBC Sound Off     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC guests offer their views on the markets and economy.

  • The Couch Trade     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 2:27 PM ET

    Budd Bugatch, Raymond James director of furnishings research, explains why furniture maker stocks are doing well.

  • Go All In on This Market?     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 2:00 PM ET

    Stanley Crouch, Aegis Capital CIO, and Rob Morgan, Fulcrum, discuss whether now is a good time to invest in the stock market.

  • Doing Business With Goldman Sachs     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 1:41 PM ET

    Christopher Williams, Williams Group chairman & CEO, says Goldman Sachs "always operates with integrity."

  • CNBC's Mandy Drury reports on the European market surge, pointing to key market-moving stocks. Meanwhile, John Taylor, of FX Concepts, explains why investors should short the euro.

  • Questions as Banks Increase Dividends Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 11:47 AM ET
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    Industry analysts and academics question the move by some of the nation’s biggest financial firms, emboldened by stress test results, to begin doling out billions of dollars in dividends, the New York Times reports.

  • Move Cautiously Away From Safe Treasurys: Strategist Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 8:56 AM ET

    Yield movements in 10 and 30-year US bonds suggest money is filtering away from safe haven Treasurys as investors look to boost returns.

  • Friendlier Trade With Korea     Thursday, 15 Mar 2012 | 7:17 AM ET

    Weighing in on the Korea trade agreement taking place today, with Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture/former Iowa governor, who says two-thirds of tariffs on agricultural products will be eliminated and ultimately boost the economy.