Stocks rose Wednesday as gains in financials and energy helped offset concerns about the economy. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his market outlook.
"I'm surprised [shares] held up as well as they did in the face of the run on the drop on mortgage applications," he said.
"Eight in the nine last weeks says we're going to have more trouble in housing. But I think this may be somewhat currency related — the dollar has somewhat calmed down here."