• A Northern Currency that's Ready to Light Up Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 3:36 PM ET
    Canadian Loons

    The Canadian dollar is poised to beat very low expectations, unlike one major currency we could name.

  • Obama's Twitter Townhall     Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 2:05 PM ET

    President Obama holds a townhall meeting from the White House, with questions coming in from Twitter users around the country.

  • Nebraska's Booming Economy     Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 1:45 PM ET

    What's behind Nebraska's 4.2% unemployment rate, the second lowest in the nation, with Gov. Dave Heineman, (R) Nebraska.

  • Obama's Jobs Creation Plan Working?     Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 11:34 AM ET

    Discussing whether President Obama's plan is working, with Gretchen Hamel, Public Notice and Christian Weller, Center for American Progress.

  • Planned Layoffs Rise in June     Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 11:14 AM ET

    What will it take for companies to stop cutting jobs and start hiring again? James Pethokoukis, Reuters BreakingViews Money & Politics and Krystal Ball, democratic strategist discuss how to boost hiring.

  • Fighting the Illinois Deficit     Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 7:40 AM ET

    The state has $8B in unpaid bills and obligations. Insight on what Illinois is doing to fight debt, with Dan Rutherford, (R) Illinois state treasurer.

  • Pace of US Layoffs Lowest Since 2000: Challenger Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 7:30 AM ET
    Unemployment line

    Planned job cuts rose to 41,432 jobs in June, an 11.6 percent increase on May, but the overall pace of downsizing is at the lowest level for 11 years, according to the monthly jobs report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas.

  • ChallengerJobs Report: Small Business Pessimism     Wednesday, 6 Jul 2011 | 7:30 AM ET

    The biggest cuts in June will come from small businesses, says John Challenger, Challenger, Gray & Christmas CEO.

  • Mad Money, July 5, 2010     Tuesday, 5 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Farrell: Looking Ahead to the End of 2011 Tuesday, 5 Jul 2011 | 11:44 AM ET

    If you wanted to wish and hope for the second half of the year, some of the things that would be good to see follow, according to Vince Farrell.

  • Countdown to Jobs Friday     Tuesday, 5 Jul 2011 | 6:09 AM ET

    Counting down to June's jobs report and a check on the markets ahead of the short trading week, with Charles Campbell, Miller Tabak, and Tim Freeman, Elevation.

  • Britain Holds Tribute to President Ronald Reagan Monday, 4 Jul 2011 | 6:44 AM ET
    President Ronald Reagan watches as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher speaks November 16, 1988 in Washington, DC.

    As Fourth of July celebrations get under way across the United States, London will hold its own tribute to America's 40th President, Ronald Reagan, with the unveiling of a bronze statue outside the American embassy in Grosvenor Square.

  • Financial Service Jobs Rise to Pre-Crisis Levels Monday, 4 Jul 2011 | 3:44 AM ET

    Volumes of business across the UK financial services sector slowed in the three months to June  but jobs jumped, a survey published by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) revealed on Monday.

  • Mad Money, July 1, 2011     Friday, 1 Jul 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • CNBC.com Market Outlook     Friday, 1 Jul 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    The week's top business news and investment advice, including end of QE2 plays, European equities, financial favorites and more.

  • The Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington, DC.

    A late rally for stocks this week helped stock investors end the first half of 2011 with gains. The Dow finished the first half higher by 7.2 percent following a small positive gain for the second quarter due to a late June rally.

  • Mad Money, June 30, 2011     Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Who Has Time to Be a Millionaire? Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 2:17 PM ET

    Most of us set financial goals but don't make the time to follow-up. And three out of four people say the reason is today's fast pace of society, according to a new survey. In other words, we'd rather go to the beach than do our financial homework!

  • New Investment Strategy: Preparing for End Times Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 11:39 AM ET

    Investment professionals have a new pitch: The sky could soon be falling. So-called black swan funds — named for rare and unexpected events — offer a way to profit in the event of a market collapse, the New York Times reports.

  • The Job Creation Challenge     Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 10:34 AM ET

    What will it take to turn the weak job market around and put Americans back to work? Ron Christie, Christie Strategies, and Heather Boushey, Center for American Progress, weigh in.