• Is the Fed 'playing with matches?'   Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 7:51 AM ET
    Is the Fed 'playing with matches?'

    Former Treasury Secretary Neal Wolin and Peter Fisher, BlackRock Investment Institute share their views on what sparked the 2008 financial collapse and what needs to be done to prevent it from happening again.

  • Economist expect Fed September taper   Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 7:07 AM ET
    Economist expect Fed September taper

    CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at revised GDP data and discusses the outlook on the U.S. economy and the likelihood of a military response against Syria, with former Treasury Secretary Neal Wolin.

  • Can the UK keep up its recovery pace?   Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 10:30 AM ET
    Can the UK keep up its recovery pace?

    Alan Clarke, director of fixed income strategy and banking and markets at Scotiabank, discusses the recovery in the U.K. and why Bank of England Governor Mark Carney's forward planning was "the right thing at the right time".

  • Might the GDP number change taper plans?   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 2:05 PM ET
    Might the GDP number change taper plans?

    David Kelly, JP Morgan Funds; Julia Coronado, BNP Paribas, provide numbers they feel will be strong enough for a taper.

  • Averages up for 2nd day   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 2:02 PM ET
    Averages up for 2nd day

    With tensions in Syria and the GDP number revised higher today; CNBC's Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli discuss today's market activities.

  • Investing outside the US   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 1:06 PM ET
    Investing outside the US

    Better than expected GDP and jobs data gave the market a boost today. Paul Christopher, Wells Fargo, discusses whether the "buy low" market adage holds right now.

  • Q2 GDP revised to 2.5% in US   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 1:02 PM ET
    Q2 GDP revised to 2.5% in US

    U.S. GDP for the second quarter was revised up to 2.5 percent. CNBC's Bob Pisani, and Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel, discuss the latest action in the markets.

  • Fed should step back and let rates get to market level: Expert

    CNBC's Rick Santelli, and Andy Brenner, National Alliance Securities, discusses whether the Fed's bond-buying program is stifling economic growth.

  • GDP revised up to 2.5% vs. 1.7%   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 11:09 AM ET
    GDP revised up to 2.5% vs. 1.7%

    The U.S. economy grew more quickly than expected in the second quarter. Gary Kaminsky, Morgan Stanley, weighs in.

  • Stocks edge higher on upbeat data   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 10:03 AM ET
    Stocks edge higher on upbeat data

    Markets are cautiously optimistic after GDP beat expectations. James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, and Hank Smith, Haverford Investments, weigh in on the revised numbers and offer strategies on where investors should turn next with so much uncertainty in the markets.

  • Weekly jobless claims drop 6,000 to 331,000   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    Weekly jobless claims drop 6,000 to 331,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on first-time unemployment filings, and the upward tick in second quarter GDP revision. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on what it indicates about the economy recovery and its impact on the markets.

  • Santelli busts 3% growth myth   Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 11:23 AM ET
    Santelli busts 3% growth myth

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Robert Arnott, Research Affiliates chairman & CEO, about "unrealistic" GDP growth expectations, explaining how a shrinking labor force puts that growth rate closer to one percent, according to his calculations.

  • Why Merkel's strategy is perfect   Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 4:05 AM ET
    Why Merkel's strategy is perfect

    Carsten Nickel, senior vice president of Teneo intelligence, discusses Germany and explains that Merkel's strategy of "putting the campaign to sleep" is working.

  • German companies back to investing?   Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    German companies back to investing?

    Gernot Nerb, expert at the IFO Institute, comments on the latest German IFO survey and highlights that it suggests companies are investing more.

  • Portugal's efforts are bearing fruits: pro   Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 5:00 AM ET
    Portugal's efforts are bearing fruits: pro

    Valérie Plagnol, head of research at Credit Suisse, discusses Portugal and Greece and says that while there are many challenges ahead for Portugal, it is heading in the right direction.

  • Bureaucracy at the heart of Germany's success?   Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    Bureaucracy at the heart of Germany's success?

    Wolfgang Gerke, president of the Bavarian Finance Center, says the success of Bavaria and Germany is due to the "very good bureaucracy" and innovative entrepreneurs.

  • Thailand not in a technical recession: Fin Min   Sunday, 25 Aug 2013 | 9:35 PM ET
    Thailand not in a technical recession: Fin Min

    Kittiratt Na-Ranong, Deputy Prime Minister & Finance Minister of Thailand, disagrees that the country's economy is in a technical recession and talks down the threat of capital outflows.

  • Why UK growth number was revised   Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 11:20 AM ET
    Why UK growth number was revised

    Philip Shaw, chief economist at Investec, discusses the U.K.'s upwardly-revised second quarter GDP number, and why the positive momentum is sustainable.

  • UK in early stages of recovery: economist   Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 4:30 AM ET
    UK in early stages of recovery: economist

    Melanie Baker, U.K. economist at Morgan Stanley, comments on the U.K's second quarter GDP and explains what the key indicators for signs of improvements are.

  • HP turnaround hinges on 3 things, says Cramer Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 6:26 PM ET
    The company's HP Enterprise Services unit in Plano, Texas

    After talking with CEO Meg Whitman at length, Cramer has a good idea what’s needed to move the stock.