Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors managing director, and Bill Stone, PNC Asset Management Group chief investment strategist, discuss the Fed's tapering policy in light of the recent jobs data and how much interest rates will climb.» Read More
Gary Schlossberg, Chief Economist, Wells Capital Management says that European banks account for a disproportionate share of global trade credit, and the current credit squeeze in Europe is affecting global trade.
Michael Jones, Chairman & CIO, Riverfront Investment Group says the weak ISM data from the U.S. on Monday is an indication of what investors should expect of second-quarter earnings.
Nicholas Colas, ConvergEx Group chief market strategist, explains how investors can glean important economic information by keeping an eye on food stamps, used cars, and Google.
Ready for another employment report? This strategist has a trading plan.
The global economy is still unbalanced five years after the onset to the financial crisis, says Stephen Cecchetti, BIS head of monetary & economic department, with an update from the Bank of International Settlement's annual report.
"We definitely want to make sure that inflation does not get out of hand," says Bill Strauss, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, providing an insider look at the Fed's policy decision to downgrade its economic growth forecast and extend "Operation Twist".
Laurence Meyer, Macroeconomic Advisers senior managing director, and CNBC's Steve Liesman, discuss whether the Fed will announce a policy change when it wraps its two day meeting this afternoon, and the likelihood of extending "Operation Twist" or implementing QE3.
"What makes sense is to extend 'Twist' a bit," says Randy Kroszner, University of Chicago professor, with Ira Jersey, Credit Suisse interest rate strategy director, discussing the likelihood of extending "Operation Twist", as the Fed wraps its two day policy meeting today.
Enrico Moretti, "The New Geography of Jobs" author explains how an unprecedented redistribution of jobs and population is creating "pockets" of wealth around the nation.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides a preview of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony before Congress today, and discussing what the markets expect to hear, with CNBC's Rick Santelli; Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist; and Robert Heller, former Federal Reserve Governor.
The United States does not need any further monetary stimulus as the past attempts to boost the economy by money printing have proved to be a temporary panacea, Republican party candidate to the Senate Carly Fiorina told CNBC Wednesday.
tThe Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its annual report, and the US is still facing significant debt problems. What Congress does after November could have a big impact. The Christian Science Monitor reports.
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May's jobs report is a devastating number for the American economy, and a catastrophic number for Obama’s re-election hopes. All momentum on jobs and the economy has evaporated.
Republican Presidential Nominee, Mitt Romney discusses the "devastating" news from May's jobs report and why he feels it is a clear sign President Obama's economic policies have failed. "I think [President Obama] has proven he is not up to the task and is in over his head," says Romney.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the data on this morning's weak employment report.
Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, discusses her reaction to this morning's jobs data and the outlook on the U.S. economy.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson breaks down the disappointing data on the latest jobs numbers from the Labor Department, and reaction from Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist; Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist; Austan Goolsbee, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman; and CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.
Gary Schlossberg, Chief Economist, Wells Capital Management says that the crisis in Europe is affecting U.S. growth and sentiment will continue to be weak over spring and summer.