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  • Don't let Thanksgiving roast your wallet     Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 12:47 PM ET

    The American Farm Bureau Federation says the cost of this year's Thanksgiving dinner for 10 people is up only $0.37, however, CNBC's Jane Wells explains the real story behind food costs.

  • OECD: More fiscal stimulus could help Japan     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Randall Jones, Head of Japan/Korea Desk at OECD, warns that Japan needs a detailed and credible fiscal consolidation plan.

  • More rate cuts for China? Let's see data first Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 6:17 PM ET

    China's central bank will wait until fourth-quarter economic data is out and monitor U.S. and Japanese monetary policy before considering any more rate cuts or easing.

  • CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 25- The U.S. economy grew at a much faster pace than initially thought in the third quarter, pointing to strengthening fundamentals that should help it weather slowing global demand. The Commerce Department on Tuesday raised its estimate of GDP growth to a 3.9 percent annual pace from the 3.5 percent rate reported last month, reflecting upward...

  • Strong demand at 5-year sale     Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 1:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli dissects solid demand action in the 5-year note sale.

  • BEIJING, Nov 25- China's central bank will wait until fourth-quarter economic data is out and monitor U.S. and Japanese monetary policy before considering any more rate cuts or easing, a central bank adviser said on Tuesday. The People's Bank of China surprised the markets by cutting rates last Friday for the first time in more than two years to help stabilize the...

  • OECD sees gradual world recovery, urges ECB to do more Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    PARIS, Nov 25- The global economy will gradually improve over the next two years but Japan will grow less than previously expected while the euro zone struggles with stagnation and an increased deflation risk, the OECD said on Tuesday. The United States and Britain will grow more strongly then the euro zone and Japan and, among emerging countries, India, Indonesia...

  • TOKYO, Nov 25- Japan needs a credible plan to reduce its debt to contain the risk that the Bank of Japan's quantitative easing could cause inflation expectations to spike, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development said on Tuesday. Delaying the second increase has eased concerns about the economic outlook, but it has also raised worries Japan is...

  • *Oct. 31 easing aimed at eradicating deflation mindset-Kuroda. NAGOYA/ TOKYO, Japan, Nov 25- Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Tuesday stressed the bank's readiness to expand stimulus further to meet its price goal, a message that was partially echoed by an European Central Bank policymaker as the euro zone economy battles to lift off.

  • BOJ Gov. Kuroda tells firms to up wages, spending Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 1:51 AM ET

    TOKYO— Japan's central bank governor is urging companies to raise wages and investment to aid the country's efforts to overcome deflation. Haruhiko Kuroda told a group of businessmen in central Japan on Tuesday that the central bank was committed to achieving a target of 2 percent inflation and that he expects companies to make their decisions based on that...

  • Santelli: US 2-year auction stands out     Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • Mixed signals from U.S. economy confound Fed: paper Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 24- Conflicting signals from economic data are making it hard for the U.S. The so-called Taylor rule, named after its author Stanford University professor John Taylor, generates an estimate for the appropriate level of interest rates based on the rate of inflation and the level of economic slack. "Determining whether the economy is...

  • Kevin Snowball, CEO at PXP Vietnam Asset Management, says Vietnam's macroeconomic picture is in a "sweet spot", but warns that could hamper a much-needed reform in the stock market.

  • *Aussie holds gains after surprise China rate cut. SYDNEY, Nov 24- The euro flirted with a two-year trough against the dollar early on Monday and was broadly weaker as investors gave the common currency a wide berth on prospects of more easing from the European Central Bank. Selling continued in Asia on Monday, with the euro slipping towards $1.2359, just a whisker...

  • MINSK, Nov 22- Belarus has cut its 2015 economic growth forecast to 0.2-0.7 percent from the previous 2.0 percent because of the economic slowdown in Russia, state news agency Belta quoted Economy Minister Nikolai Snopkov as saying. In recent years, Belarus has received tens of billions of dollars in loans and rebates for energy prices from Russia, hit this year...

  • Santelli: 10-year note still in range     Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 21- Big money to the Fed: You're going nowhere next year. Add in the risk of a recession in Europe, renewed recession in Japan and disappointing growth in China, and it all adds up to "later, lower, longer," says Prudential Investment's Greg Peters, effectively summing up the Fed outlook from the buy side. Peters, who oversees more than $534 billion of fixed...

  • Fed to let economy 'run hot': Ip     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 3:27 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the U.S. economic recovery and the Fed's next move, with Greg Ip, The Economist, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Santelli: Here's what matters     Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 1:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.