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The dismal economic growth in the first quarter shows that QE didn't work as well as hoped. And the payroll tax hike hurt a lot worse than expected.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports Microsoft is higher as its Build Developer conference kicks off, and Apple continues to trade below the $400 level.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Andy Brenner, National Alliance Securities, about whether regulation will dry up liquidity in the markets. They also discuss Mario Draghi's position on derivatives.
John Cridland, director-general of the CBI, comments on the U.K. Chancellor George Osborne's spending review, and says the cuts are "painful" but done "intelligently".
CNBC's Rick Santelli wonders if "poor timing" is to blame for the increase in interest rates and a misunderstanding of what the Fed said.
Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, and Barry Knapp, Barclays, discuss what will likely drive stocks higher, despite a signal from the Fed that tapering will end and rates will climb higher.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the numbers on the nation's gross domestic product and discusses what it indicates about the economy and its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
In a wide-ranging interview, Narayana Kocherlakota, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis president talks with CNBC's Steve Liesman about keeping the Federal funds rate low until unemployment falls below 6.5%.
Roger Altman, Evercore Partners, shares his thoughts on why gold prices are down.
John Ryding, RDQ Economics, discusses several factors which are driving down unemployment and explains why it's an important factor when the Fed makes it's "tapering" decision.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals the results of a CNBC survey which shows Americans are upbeat on key economic measures but are changing the way they think about certain parts of the economy and how it effects their lives. And Roger Altman, Evercore Partners, weighs in on the results and offers a big picture view of the economy.
Marc Faber, publisher of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, says near-term treasury bonds, gold and equity markets are very oversold and they can rebound for the next 10 days or even the next month.
Henning Meyer, senior visiting fellow at the London School of Economics's department of government, says that Angela Merkel's manifesto is based on "optimistic" growth expectations.
Bob Doll, Nuveen Asset Management; Doug Sandler, RiverFront Investment Group, and David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors, and Mike Santoli, Yahoo! Finance, discuss how economic data and the bond market are likely to impact markets this week.
Forty-nine states had real GDP growth last year, CNBC's Scott Cohn reports.
Igor Shuvalov, Russia's deputy prime minister, talks about the country's growth prospects, and how the government plans to help small businesses, and decrease its oil dependency.
Dissecting the Fed's statement, and what it means for the economy, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist; David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds chief global strategist; and CNBC's Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli.
There is no change in the Fed purchase program, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman. The Federal Reserve says the labor market conditions have improved, but jobless rates are elevated.
Checking on the markets minutes before the Fed decision, with Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial Chief Economist, and David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds Chief Global Strategist.
Andrew Burns, author of the Global Economic Prospects Report at the World Bank, explains why global growth over the coming years will be stable but slower than previously anticipated.