Economic Reports Economic Forecasting

  • Sequester Scare Tactics

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports on the sequestration impact on the economy according to the Justice Department; and Dan Mitchell, Cato Institute; Rana Foroohar, Time Magazine; Katie Burke, Edelman; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and Morgan Brittany Townhall columnist.

  • Greenspan: Odds of Sequestration Occurring Are Very High

    The GOP rejected the Democrats $110 billion sequester avoidance plan, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers; and what the impact might be on the economy if the sequester goes into effect, with Alan Greenspan, Former Federal Reserve Chairman.

  • Market Finishing Off the Lows

    Dissecting all the market action, with John Spallanzani, GFI Group; Stephen Hammers, Compass EMP Funds; and CNBC's Steve Liesman, Rick Santelli and Josh Lipton.

  • Closing Countdown: Like the Stalled Market?

    Wal-Mart's stock went down sharply on a report from Bloomberg News regarding slow February sales; and how to play the "stalled" market, with Alan Valdes, DME Securities.

  • Market Check Ahead of the Close

    Wal-Mart's drop is weighing on the Dow. Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ and Ann Miletti, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, offer insight.

  • Goldcorp CEO: Falling Gold Prices

    Goldcorp CEO & president Charles Jeannes offers insight on quarterly earnings and just how low gold prices could actually go. "I am very bullish on the long-term fundamentals of gold," he says.

  • Wal-Mart's Drop Weighs on the Dow

    Dissecting the market's latest action, with Lee Munson, Portfolio Asset Management; Gene Peroni, Advisors Asset Management; Doug Cote, ING Investment Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Getting Back the Market's Momentum

    What catalysts could bring back momentum to the markets, with Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds, and James Bianco, Bianco Research.

  • Tomorrow In :30

    What market events should investors watch tomorrow, with Jim Kee, South Texas Money Management; Gary Wedbush, Wedbush Securities; and Laif Meidel, American Wealth Management.

  • The Threat of the Sequester

    The sequester's $85 billion in across the board spending cuts will have a serious impact the economy, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.

  • Wonky Fact of the Day: Tax Refunds & Consumer Spending

    CNBC's Steve Liesman offers today's wonky fact: $26 billion is the amount tax refunds through February 12th are lagging behind last year. That could impact consumer spending in the first quarter of the year.

  • 401(k) Balances Up 12% In 2012

    Fidelity Investments says the average 401(k) balance has soared to a record high during Q4, with CNBC's Mary Thompson; Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management; and Eric Marshall, Hodges Capital Management.

  • Record High 401(k) Balances

    Americans are pouring more cash into their retirement plans. Fidelity says the average 401(k) balance has soared to a record high during Q4. Jeanne Thompson, Fidelity Investments, offers insight.

  • Tomorrow In :30

    What to expect from tomorrow's markets, with Brian Evans, Bond Street Wealth Management; Vassili Serebriakov, BNP Paribas; and Steven Rosen, Societe Generale.

  • Minimum Wage & Job Creation

    Could raising the minimum wage create jobs or destroy them, with Ken Wisnefski, Webimax CEO & owner and Michael Saltsman, Employment Policies Institute.

  • Where to Invest Now

    Discussing Cisco's quarterly earnings report, with Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group; Steve Neimeth, SunAmerica Asset Management; Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital; and CNBC's Rick Santelli. Breaking down Cisco's numbers, with CNBC's Jon Fortt and Erik Suppiger, JMP Securities.

  • Closing Countdown: Cisco Earnings Ahead

    Taking a close look at the markets ahead of Cisco's earnings, with Matt Cheslock, Virtu Financial trader.

  • Putnam Investments CEO on Markets, Sequestration

    Discussing whether the individual investor is making a comeback, with Robert Reynolds, Putnam Investments CEO. "The retail investor is coming back," he says.

  • Closing Bell Exchange

    Where the markets stand ahead of the close, with Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group CEO; Ed Butowsky, Chapwood Investments; CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.

  • The Tortoise Rally

    Taking a closer look at the broader market, with Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Funds and Peter Sorrentino, Huntington Asset Advisors.