Market Outlook


  • 'Fiscal Cliff' Only the Beginning: Valliere Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 5:54 AM ET

    America's battle with the vaunted "fiscal cliff" could be in its early innings as Washington legislators grope to find a political solution that widely followed analyst Greg Valliere sees likely to be only temporary.

  • Government Ready to Delay Welfare Reform Wednesday, 14 Nov 2012 | 3:05 AM ET

    The government is prepared to delay its flagship welfare reform amid fears the complex changes may need to be more thoroughly tested before being extended to all benefit claimants, the Financial Times has learnt.

  • The outlook for the Dow is bearish which is a failure of support near 12,000 and a further fall towards long term historical support near 10,800.

  • USA: Food Stamp Nation?  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Is America on the path to welfare and government dependency, or is there a future of free market capitalism? Larry Elder, author of "Dear Father, Dear Son," and radio talk show host, discusses the impact of the U.S. depending on the government.

  • Patraeus Sex Scandal Grows  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports top U.S. General in Afghanistan John Allen is under investigation for emails to Petraeus' friend Jill Kelley; and Jed Babbin, Former Deputy Undersecretary of Defense, weighs in.

  • Obamacare Costing Jobs  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:31 PM ET

    John Schnatter, CEO of Papa John's has a problem with Obamacare -- many franchise operators are planning to cut employee hours to part-time to avoid the health care cost. Betsy McCaughey, author of "Decoding the Obama Health Law," provides perspective.

  • Tax Deduction 'Bucket' Breakdown  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:24 PM ET

    The Tax Policy Center found that if deductions are capped at $25,000, people making more than $1 million or more would see a tax increase of $97,000, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. The Middle Class would see little to no change in their taxes.

  • If US Crashes Cliff, Don't Turn to Fed: Fisher  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher told Larry Kudlow if the worst happens and the nation goes over the fiscal cliff, he doesn't see the Fed providing a backstop.

  • Is Romney Plan Getting Thumbs Up from Dems?  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:07 PM ET

    They criticized his plan only last week, but now top Democrats are suggesting that Mitt Romney's plan to stem the fiscal cliff may be best for America.

  • How Does Raising Taxes Create Jobs?  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    President Obama met with labor union and progressive leaders at the White House today. Damon Silvers, AFL-CIO Special Counsel, discusses getting the labor union back in shape, and tax reform. Karen Finney, The Hill and James Freeman, Wall Street Journal, weigh in.

  • No Huddle Offense: Seek Good Management  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

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

  • Buy Signals in Boeing's Chart?  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 6:45 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer checks the patterns in Boeing's chart to forecast where the stock may be headed.

  • Honeywell chairman & CEO Dave Cote weighs in on the potential impacts of going over the fiscal cliff, and how the aerospace industry may be impacted.

  • Clean Energy CEO: Fiscal Cliff & Nat Gas  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks to Andrew Littlefair, Clean Energy Fuels co-founder and CEO, about the effects of the fiscal cliff on his company, and the future of natural gas.

  • Preparing for the Fiscal Cliff  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer offers investment strategies ahead of the so-called "fiscal cliff," if Washington doesn't make a deal.

  • Trade of the Day: Tronox Plunged 15% Today  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:50 PM ET

    Tronox is down 15 percent day, and the Fast Money traders are keeping an eye on the stock, saying the stock is linked to a housing recovery.

  • Today's Big Moves Out West  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports that Motor Trend picked the electric Tesla "S" as its car of the year, lumber futures are way up, and also on the "would-be" cast for a movie about Petraeus' "soap opera."

  • Special Dividends Ahead?  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on Cisco's earnings conference call; and dividend tax rates could soar as high as 43.4 percent from the current 15 percent if Congress fails to strike a deal, with the Fast Money traders. CNBC's Seema Mody is also tracking what's trending on Twitter.

  • The Good, Bad & the Ugly: Apple & Google  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders discuss stock trades that hit, and those that missed.

  • JC Penney's Growth Plan  Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    JC Penney sales were down 23 percent in Q3, and the Fast Money traders discuss how to play the stock's dive; and Tom Stemberg, Highland Consumer Fund, weighs in.