US Markets Market Outlook

  • Coca-Cola, Monster deal to generate growth?

    CNBC.com's John Jannarone outlines reasons for a deal between Coca-Cola and Monster Beverage.

  • Most dangerous shorts

    Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group, looks at the performance of the most heavily shorted stocks in the S&P 1500.

  • Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    In a weakening global economy, U.S. Treasurys have a lot of fans. Thursday’s $16 billion 30-year bond auction saw demand for a long bond yielding 3.22 percent.

  • US safety play?

    The FM traders discuss concerns over global growth and valuations and if the U.S. is the best place to put money.

  • Message from the bond market

    CNBC's Patti Domm takes a look at buying in the bond market.

  • Putin huge factor on markets: Trader

    Stocks rose Thursday on comments by Vladimir Putin. Jeffrey Mankoff, CSIS Russia and Eurasia Program, and Jon Najarian, Optionmonster.com, provide perspective to the activity.

  • Pro 'bored to tears' with Nordstrom

    Dissecting Nordstrom's quarterly numbers, with the "Closing Bell" panel; Mark Hake, Capital Management; and Rick Snyder, Maxim Group.

  • JCP best retail play: Pro

    Mark Hake, Capital Management, and Rick Snyder, Maxim Group, provide instant analysis to quarterly numbers by JC Penney. Hake says JCP's stock has huge potential.

  • Yields headed lower: Trader

    Dissecting today's market activity and JC Penney earnings with, Jon Najarian, Optionmonster.com and "Fast Money" trader Guy Adami.

  • Pisani: There's no other place to put money

    Discussing the resilient US market and how comments by Vladimir Putin impacted today's trading session with CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Europe vs. US stocks

    CNBC's Seema Mody and Dominic Chu, debate the better place for investment. Mody explains why there is a lot more value overseas, but Chu says the U.S. is the place to be.

  • Washington focusing on MLPs

    Discussing Kinder Morgan's consolidation deal and the advantage of master limited partnerships, with Matthew Sallee, Tortoise Capital Advisors.

  • It's not easy being Red Robin

    Gregg Greenberg, TheStreet.com, and John Herrmann, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities, discuss competition in the restaurant space and if bad earnings at Red Robin indicate larger problems at work in the U.S. economy.

  • A customer exits a Wal-Mart store in Washington.

    Another quarter, another decline in store traffic for Wal-Mart. CNBC's Courtney Reagan looks at how bad earnings are impacting the retail giant's bottom line.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Economy better or worse?

    Discussing how global events and weakness in Europe are impacting the U.S. economy, with Steven Kroll, Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co.; Greg Ip, The Economist; Todd Salamone, Schaeffer's Investment Research; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Where to invest now

    Discussing the health of the U.S. market compared to global markets like Russia and Europe, with CNBC contributor Ron Insana, and Eugene Profit, Profit Investments president & CEO.

  • Power Rundown: Microwave for clothes

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, Morgan Brennan and Jane Wells, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including the fastest four door sedan in the world, and Lands' End igniting angry moms.

  • Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara in 'Gone With the Wind.'

    Wall Street's blasé attitude reminds veteran trader Art Cashin of "Gone with the Wind."

  • European markets close: German contraction

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the decline in German GDP and a Russian aid convoy appears to be headed to the Ukraine border.

  • Assessing JC Penney

    Discussing earnings expectations for JC Penney, with Charles Grom, Sterne Agee managing director.