SYDNEY, Oct 31- The dollar held at four-week highs against a basket of major currencies early on Friday, getting another boost from encouraging growth data a day after the Federal Reserve gave an upbeat assessment on the economy. The dollar index climbed as far as 86.491- a high last seen on Oct. 6- after U.S. gross domestic product grew at an annual pace of 3.5 percent...» Read More
Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; and Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors, provide perspective on what the latest round of economic data means for stocks.
Rob Dobson, senior economist at Markit, tells CNBC the Euro Zone flash PMIs show the region is in a weak position with the contraction seen last quarter seemingly gathering momentum.
CNBC's Steve Liesman; and Christof Ruehl, BP chief economist, discuss what crude prices indicate about the broader economy, and the impact of developing domestic energy in the United States.
Ethan Harris, Bank of America co-head of global economics, explains why he revised his first and second quarter GDP forecast.
Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the Federal Reserve, explains why he believes the markets are "significantly undervalued," and provides his outlook on the economy.
Scott Bacigalupo, Bank of America Merrill Lynch; and Dean Maki, Barclays, discuss the market's recent run and the outlook for the U.S. economy.
Annalisa Piazza, market economist at Newedge, discusses the state of the UK economy, the coming Budget and why she believes the next few months will test the UK's resilience to another recession.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan speaks to Frank Blake, Home Depot CEO, about the recovery in the housing industry and the state of the consumer.
Cutting through the retail sales data, with CNBC's Steve Liesman; and Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank and Michael Farr, Farr, Miller & Washington, discuss.
How Does GDP stack up to 2013 earnings expectations? CNBC's Rick Santelli and Richard Farr, Boenning & Scattergood, discuss.
Geoff Lewis, Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management says that the U.S. sequester no longer frightens investors. He also discusses the implications of not resolving the sequestration.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen, (D-MD), weighs in on Rep. Paul Ryan's budget plan, and discusses what needs to take place to reach a bipartisan compromise.
China's exports are taking Wall Street by surprise, soaring nearly 22 percent in February, with Jing Ulrich, Deutsche Bank. "In 2012 and 2013, we're basically expecting Chinese private consumption to be the most important driver for GDP," she says.
Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Brian Levitt, OppenheimerFunds; Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli provide their final predictions on Friday's jobs number.
Austan Goolsbee, Booth School of Business; Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Brian Levitt, OppenheimerFunds; and Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ, provide a preview of Friday's jobs report and the outlook on the U.S. economy and markets.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on jobless claims, international trade, and fourth quarter productivity, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Helen Zhu, Goldman Sachs chief China equity strategist, discusses whether China's overheated real estate market and lower GDP target of 7.5 percent signals serious economic problems ahead for the world's second largest economy.
Kevin Warsh, Hoover Institution; Ken Langone, Invemed Associates; Stanley Druckenmiller, former chairman & CEO, Duquesne Capital Management; and Geoffrey Canada, Harlem Children's Zone CEO, share their strategies on investing for the future.
Kevin Warsh, Hoover Institution; Ken Langone, Invemed Associates; Stanley Druckenmiller, former chairman & CEO, Duquesne Capital Management; and Geoffrey Canada, Harlem Children's Zone CEO, discuss why future generations will not be able to support current entitlement programs.
What will happen to future generations if government spending continues to go unchecked? Kevin Warsh, Hoover Institution; Ken Langone, Invemed Associates; Stanley Druckenmiller, former chairman & CEO, Duquesne Capital Management; and Geoffrey Canada, Harlem Children's Zone CEO, weigh in.