Market Outlook


  • Pre-Market Report: Markets Focus on Data     Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 6:00 AM ET

    Investors will be looking for signs this week that the U.S. economy continues to strengthen, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

  • Big Banks Prepare to Pay Back LTRO Loans Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 3:21 AM ET
    European Central Bank

    A clutch of Europe’s biggest banks are preparing to return a chunk of the cheap three-year funding they recently took from the European Central Bank as early as this year. The FT reports.

  • Japanese Stocks Are Cheap     Sunday, 1 Apr 2012 | 8:37 PM ET

    Kevin Gibson, CIO, Japanese Equities, Eastspring Investments is positive about Japan's equity market and believes the Japan economy is undergoing genuine change. Richard Jerram, Chief Economist, Bank of Singapore joins in the discussion.

  • No Huddle Offense: A DNKN Positive     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer thinks the buyers of Dunkin' Donuts secondary are in for the long haul, making it a "huge positive."

  • TIBCO reported this morning, and the stock got slammed, falling a $1.95 off a $32 basis. "But there wasn't anything wrong with the quarter," says Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Vivek Ranadive, chairman and CEO of TIBCO Software, weighs in.

  • Cramer's Speculative Play     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer makes some speculative plays, offering his views on Roundy's Supermarkets.

  • AEP CEO on Nat Gas Biz     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer and Nick Akins, CEO of American Electric Power, size up the company's potential for profits.

  • Wall Street Closes Stellar Quarter     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    "When the opening bell rings on Monday, we're going to be dealing with a different market," says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Investing in Health Care Stocks     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    The health care industry continues to change and transform, and Kris Jenner, T. Rowe Price Health Sciences Fund says to look for companies with strong innovation and exciting new products.

  • Groupon's Q4 Revisions     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports Groupon's revision announcements resulting in $14.3 million in Q4 revenue.

  • Next Week's Impact on Your Portfolio     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:17 PM ET

    Anticipating the impact next week's jobs report and ECB meeting could have on investment strategies, with Stephanie Link, The Street and Micheal Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management. Link says, "initial jobless claims have leveled off, no positive surprises expected in jobs data."

  • Sound Off: Looking Beyond Q1     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:11 PM ET

    CNBC guests offer their views on the markets and economy after a positive Q1.

  • S&P 500 Forecast     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 3:31 PM ET

    The S&P 500 is up for the first of four days and ''The Wall Street Journal'' reports that the average year-end forecast is 1362. Thomas Lee, JPMorgan chief U.S. equity strategist and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney chief investment strategist, weigh in on the positive moves for the index.

  • Talking Numbers: Momentum for Major Indices?     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 3:24 PM ET

    Breaking down the charts for the three major indices and making Q2 predictions, with Terence Gabriel, Ideaglobal head of technical analysis.

  • Looking Ahead to Q2     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 3:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Mary Thompson and Rick Santelli discuss where the markets are headed in the next quarter.

  • Long Shot Stocks     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 2:31 PM ET

    How would you invest if you won tonight's jackpot of $640 million? Making calls on long shot stocks, with Tyler Vernon, Biltmore Capital co-founder/CIO.

  • The Payoff to American Investing     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on retailers planning to open 71,000 stores in the next two years. And CNBC's Brian Shactman reports on domestic auto dealers driving profits.

  • Trader Triple Play: Q2 Predictions     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on what investors should expect from the markets in Q2, with Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities, Anthony Grisanti, GRZ Energy, and Jeff Kilburg, Treasury Curve.

  • Q1 Top Performing Stocks: Buy, Sell or Hold?     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:26 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on whether investors should take a second look at some of the top performers of Q1, with Mike Murphy, Rosecliff Capital managing partner/CEO.

  • The Q2 Playbook: Will the Bull Run Continue?     Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 1:20 PM ET

    "Investors, consumers, businesses are more optimistic than a few months ago," says Jonathan Golub, UBS Investment Bank chief U.S. equity strategist, who weighs in on whether a positive first quarter will rollover into the next one.