DUBLIN, Dec 1- Ireland slashed its year-end budget deficit forecast on Tuesday to 1.7 percent of gross domestic product from 2.1 percent, as the tax take in Europe's fastest growing economy far exceeded expectations in November. That would leave Ireland with a deficit close to half the 3 percent target set under its EU-IMF bailout in 2010, which rescued the...» Read More
CNBC's Andrew Sorkin and IAC Chairman Barry Diller discuss the heavy fines levied against SAC and JPM. Diller says there is no point in taking money from shareholders and giving it to the government.
CNBC's Andrew Sorkin and IAC Chairman Barry Diller discuss Jamie Dimon and the JPMorgan settlement. Diller says JPM has done an impressive job changing things for the better.
Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ global equity strategist, discusses tapering, the recovery and the Dow's record run. Young says equities are the place to be.
Thomas Lee, JPMorgan chief U.S. equity strategist, would advise clients to allocate money into stocks with reasonable P/E ratios. Lee explains why he really likes financials right now.
Discussing everything bitcoin—including how it works, its value and potential competitors—with Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss of Winklevoss Capital.
Former Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Austan Goolsbee discusses when the Fed may decide to taper. "I think there is at least a 50 percent chance the Fed decides to taper at the next meeting," he says. JPMorgan's Thomas Lee, weighs in.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from Beijing where China's ruling party is preparing to reveal its reform agenda for the next decade. President Xi Jinping is trying to find a way for China to rely on consumption instead of investment.
The S&P 500 is up 24 percent in 2013. Thomas Lee, JPMorgan chief U.S. equity strategist, shares his economic forecast for cyclical stocks currently trading at low multiples.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Oliver Pursche, Gary Goldberg Financial, and Pete Benson, Beacon Capital Management.
Where the retail investor is putting their money now, with Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ, and Scott Wren Wells Fargo Advisors. "I still don't think we have a majority of retail investors in the market," explains Stovall.
Calling the next move in oil is Addison Armstrong of Tradition Energy. "I think the markets got a little ahead of themselves last week as Brent was off really sharply," he says.
Discussing current economic activity, and the next move for equities, with Goldman Sachs chief economist Jan Hatzius.
Goldman Sachs Chief Economist Jan Hatzius says it is "more likely" the Fed will want to begin taper plans as early as March after the chair transition.
People are buying the dips into year end, explains Jeffrey Solomon, Cowen & Company CEO. "Equities are reasonably valued," he says.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the international talks between Iran and the P5+1 group. Also, China's October industrial production number came in better-than-expected.
Fed. Chairman Ben Bernanke said on Friday that there was still an "awful lot of slack" in the labor market, but said that economic data doesn't provide an accurate measure.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Michael Pepe, JHS Capital Advisors, and Matthew Roddy, Rockland Trust.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Jeff Taylor, Digital Risk Management.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Jimmy Lee, Strategic Wealth Associates, and Oliver Pursche, Gary Goldberg Financial Services.
Anticipating Thanksgiving and Black Friday madness and the state of the consumer with Jan Kniffen of Worldwide Enterprises.