Supply and Demand


  • Ron Paul on Presidential Politics     Monday, 23 Apr 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Ron Paul discusses fixing the U.S. economy, fighting the Fed, Iran and foreign policy, and his plan to restore America.

  • Santelli's Bond Report     Friday, 20 Apr 2012 | 3:09 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the latest action in the bond market.

  • America's Obsession With Costco     Friday, 20 Apr 2012 | 2:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla and the Street Signs team discuss Costco's business model, ahead of CNBC's "The Costco Craze" documentary premiering April 26th.

  • Market Outlook: Energy & Technology     Friday, 20 Apr 2012 | 1:18 PM ET

    Discussing where value exists in U.S. market, with Noah Blackstein, Dynamic Mutual Funds portfolio manager.

  • Best Performing IPOs     Friday, 20 Apr 2012 | 10:47 AM ET

    Francis Gaskins, IPODesktop.com president & editor, discusses whether the IPO market is back in full swing. CNBC's Kayla Tausche weighs in.

  • Midstates Petroleum CEO Talks IPO     Friday, 20 Apr 2012 | 10:26 AM ET

    John Crum, president & CEO of Midstates Petroleum, offers insight on the company's IPO.

  • Earnings & the FOMC     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 4:52 PM ET

    More earnings and companies investors should keep an eye on ahead of next week's economic reports, with Stephanie Link, The Street, and Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • Recession-Proof Industries Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 4:51 PM ET
    Starting a small business is a risky proposition even in the best financial times. If you’re thinking about starting one but are worried about how it will fare during a downturn, you might want to consider an industry that can be described as “recession-proof.”A recession-proof industry caters to an ongoing demand. If a business provides goods or services fitting this profile, its odds of weathering economic storms are better than those that don’t. This is why medical and diagnostic laboratories

    If you're worried about how yours might fare during a downturn, consider a recession-proof industry, which caters to ongoing demands.

  • Peabody Energy CEO Betting on Asia     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 3:42 PM ET

    Gregory Boyce, Peabody Energy chairman & CEO, explains why he sees Asia as a "coal super cycle."

  • FCX CEO on Mining in Volatile Markets     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 3:15 PM ET

    Richard Adkerson, Freeport-McMoRan CEO, discusses the impact the Grasberg strike had on his company and whether a vulnerability exists amid takeover speculation.

  • Paying More for Pork     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 2:56 PM ET

    The U.S. supermarket bacon business is worth $2.5 billion and new pig welfare laws in the EU could push bacon prices up 20% in the UK, reports CNBC's Darren Rovell.

  • Are Lower Gas Prices On The Way?     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 2:34 PM ET

    Are gasoline prices on the way down from where they were one year ago? CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on growing natural gas inventories.

  • Phoenix Housing Market Rises     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 1:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick reports on lower home supply numbers from Phoenix, down 42% from a year ago. Rick Sharga, Carrington Mortgage Holdings, weighs in.

  • Existing Home Inventories Down 1.3%     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick explains how distressed existing home inventories are impacting existing home sales.

  • One Hour Into Trading...     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 10:38 AM ET

    Phillip Streible, senior commodities broker at RJO Futures at the CME, offers his insight on the trading day.

  • Existing Home Sales Down 2.6%     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 10:05 AM ET

    Big drops in inventories in the South and West are pushing home sales down, explains CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • EIA Inventory Update     Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 2:31 PM ET

    Oil closes lower on growing U.S. supply, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Germany's Resin Plant Explosion     Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012 | 2:19 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the explosion of Germany's resin plant Evonik Industries and what impact it could have on the auto industry.

  • Homebuilder Confidence Drops     Monday, 16 Apr 2012 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Diana Olick breaks down the numbers on homebuilder sentiment, which shows new home sales, declined 7% since December.

  • Beef Prices Moving Higher     Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | 1:28 PM ET

    CPI numbers show consumer beef prices in March were up almost a full point from February, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.