• Ford's Biggest, and Best, Problem: Too Few Fusions Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 2:15 PM ET
    A 2013 Ford Fusion

    Ford is exposed to Europe's staggering economy and pain of expansion in China. But investors can't ignore the automaker's domestic sales, reports TheStreet.com.

  • Friday's Jobs Market Conundrum   Friday, 3 May 2013 | 6:15 AM ET
    Friday's Jobs Market Conundrum

    Recent data reveals signs of an inconsistent economy. Allen Sinai, Decision Economics chief economist; and Robert Brusca, FAO Economics chief economist, discuss.

  • April Non-Farm Payrolls Up 165,000   Friday, 3 May 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    April Non-Farm Payrolls Up 165,000

    CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the data on last month's jobs numbers, and reaction from a panel of experts which include; Benjamin Pace, Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management; Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute; Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago economics professor; Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics; and CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.

  • Factory Orders Down 4.0% in March   Friday, 3 May 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    Factory Orders Down 4.0% in March

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on manufacturing and factory orders. And, CNBC's Steve Liesman provides instant reaction.

  • North America Sales Fuel General Motors Beat Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 8:11 AM ET

    GM reported better-than-expected earnings, led by its North American business and a smaller-than-anticipated loss in Europe.

  • Euro Zone Factory Downturn Deepens in April Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 4:02 AM ET

    The rot spreading through euro zone manufacturers persisted through April, a business survey showed, bolstering expectations for an interest rate cut by the European Central Bank later on Thursday.

  • Countdown to April's Jobs Report   Friday, 3 May 2013 | 8:04 AM ET
    Countdown to April's Jobs Report

    A preview of Friday's employment data, with Benjamin Pace, Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management; Kevin Hassett, American Enterprise Institute; Austan Goolsbee, University of Chicago economics professor; and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics.

  • Factory Growth in Asia's BRIC Economies Stumble Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 3:01 AM ET

    Factory-sector growth in China and India stumbled in April to further underline the impact of a fragile global economy.

  • Here's Why Pick-Up Truck Sales are Surging Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 12:01 PM ET
    Chrysler RAM pick-up trucks sit on display at a dealership in Wake Forest, North Carolina, U.S.

    Call this the long overdue Spring sales surge for the pick-up truck. It may not be sexy, but the importance for automakers and the U.S. economy cannot be overstated.

  • US Manufacturing Growth Slows in April: ISM Index Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    The pace of US manufacturing growth slowed in April, an industry report showed on Wednesday. A separate report showed that construction spending fell in March.

  • Pickup Pick Me Up: Small Trucks Power Auto Sales Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 2:52 PM ET

    Ford, GM, Chrysler and Nissan reported double-digit U.S. sales gains last month, signaling the best April for car and truck sales in six years.

  • The 'Main Story' Inside China Manufacturing Report Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 12:17 AM ET

    China reported relatively benign manufacturing data on Wednesday, but analysts said the real story was the substantial fall in new factory orders, which they believe has the potential to trigger stimulus action from the government.

  • Signs Show US Manufacturing May Be Stalling Again Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 8:52 AM ET
    Workers polish a wing leading edge at the CPI Aerostructures Inc. manufacturing facility in Edgewood, New York, U.S.

    Manufacturing job growth, which included adding a half million workers between January 2010 and the middle of last year, has hit a plateau over the last six months.

  • Why China's Manufacturing Data Will Improve   Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 10:13 PM ET
    Why China's Manufacturing Data Will Improve: Pro

    Norman Chan, Head of Investment at Calibre Asset Management explains why he believes there is a good chance that growth will pick up again in the coming months.

  • April ISM Index 50.7   Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    April ISM Index 50.7

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on manufacturing and construction spending. And, CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets chief U.S. economist, discuss the latest economic data and the Fed's impact on the markets.

  • April Chicago PMI 49.0   Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 9:45 AM ET
    April Chicago PMI 49.0

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest data on the economic health of the manufacturing sector.

  • Going Green on the Frontlines of the Economy Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 8:52 AM ET

    To celebrate Earth Week, we asked members of our exclusive Young Presidents' Organization Chief Executive Network to tell us how their companies go green.

  • Consumer Confidence Jumps; Chicago PMI Contracts Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 9:45 AM ET

    U.S. consumer confidence rebounded in April as Americans felt better about the outlook for the economy and their income prospects.

  • How Global Companies Generate Jobs in US   Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 7:36 AM ET
    How Global Companies Generate Jobs in US

    Hans Engel, BASF CEO; and Greg Sebasky, Philips Electronics North America CEO; discuss the impact of foreign direct investment in the United States.

  • Boeing Shares Can Soar Above $100: Pros Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 12:13 PM ET

    As Boeing puts the problems with the 787 Dreamliner battery behind it, the stock can climb higher, say analysts.