Maria Bartiromo’s Investor Brief – Explanation of S&P US Downgrade 4/27/11

The Week on the Street

Talking numbers – S&P Explains Negative Outlook
David Wyss, Standard & Poor’s chief economist, shares the reasons for S&P’s negative outlook and what the country needs to do to regain its financial footing. 

Oil and Inflation
Duncan Niederauer, NYSE Euronext CEO, Albert Niemi, of Cox School of Business, and Martin Flanagan, Invesco president/CEO, discuss the importance of capital markets in creating jobs and the NYSE pending merger with several suitors.