Supply and Demand


  • MU Q1 Revenue Estimates Lower than Analysts     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 12:53 PM ET

    Micron shares are up more than 16% even after Q1 revenue estimates missed analyst estimates. Srini Sundararajan, Oppenheimer analyst weighs in.

  • Crude Inventories Slide 10.6M Barrels     Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | 10:33 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the details on crude, distillates and gasoline stocks sliding.

  • Oil Climbs for Second Day     Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 11:03 AM ET

    Oil rallies on strong U.S. housing starts, Iran sanctions, and Kazakhstan unrest, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Christmas Shopping Goes Mobile     Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | 10:51 AM ET

    More people than ever are shopping and comparing prices with their smartphones using apps, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Traders Await Supply Data     Monday, 19 Dec 2011 | 9:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the bonds and the dollar.

  • Retail Beef Prices Hit Record $4.50/lb     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 4:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the international demand for U.S. beef and the lack of supply.

  • Fewer Cows, Prices Moo-ving Higher?     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 2:49 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells has the details on why you should be prepared to pay more for your burger.

  • Alaska Air Reaches 52-Week High     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 2:41 PM ET

    Discussing good news for Alaska Airlines and the secret behind the stock's success, with Dan McKenzie, Rodman & Renshaw senior airline analyst.

  • Hot Water: American Water Up 22%     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 2:23 PM ET

    American Water operates treatment plants, dams and pumping stations, and provides other water services. Jeffry Sterba, American Water CEO shares outlook for the company.

  • Euro Risk & the U.S.     Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011 | 4:33 PM ET

    Will European debt woes continue to pose a risk for the U.S. economy? Perspective on the economy, jobs and the current situation in Europe, with Chris Thornberg, Beacon Economics, and Chris Rupkey, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi.

  • Cash in on Shipping Stocks?     Monday, 12 Dec 2011 | 4:43 PM ET

    FedEx says the company expects 17 million shipments on today's busiest shipping day of the year. Christian Wetherbee, Citi Transport analyst, and Keith Schoonmaker, Morningstar Equity analyst, weigh in on whether you should invest in shipping and transport companies.

  • New Careers After 40 Thursday, 17 Nov 2011 | 3:27 PM ET
    Life may begin at 40, but job searches that begin at that age can be discouraging. After all, it’s not the job market that it used to be. Entire professions are disappearing, and the labor market is flooded with unmarried, childless, eager young applicants whose salary requirements are generally lower.Despite this grim scenario, older workers shouldn’t despair. They bring such hard-won assets as experience and discipline to the table, and the people doing the hiring know it. “Savvy employers are

    CNBC.com spoke with experts in tech, human resources, and finance to determine which professions are best for workers over 40.

  • Severe Impact of Thai Flood on Japanese Firms     Wednesday, 26 Oct 2011 | 8:20 PM ET

    Jesper Koll, MD & head of Japanese equity research, JPMorgan Securities Japan, warns the flood in Thailand will highlight major cracks in the supply chain for electronics firms and automakers.

  • Assessing Damage from Thai Floods     Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011 | 7:20 PM ET

    Tai Hui, regional head of economic research, Standard Chartered Bank, says price pressures from flooding in Thailand are temporary.

  • Bullish on Copper Equities     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 11:20 PM ET

    Tom Price, global commodity analyst at UBS AG, explains why he remains bullish on copper equities, despite macro economic headwinds.

  • Economic Bright Spot: Shipping Traffic Up     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 2:52 PM ET

    The Baltic Dry Index measures shipping traffic and is up nearly 46 percent due to demand for ships, with Natasha Boyden, Cantor Fitzgerald senior research analyst.

  • August Imports Down, Exports Up     Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011 | 8:30 AM ET

    Import prices fell .4 percent August and export prices are up .5 percent, with CNBC's Steve Liesman & Rick Santelli.

  • Restoring Made in America     Monday, 12 Sep 2011 | 2:53 PM ET

    Discussing how the U.S. can regrow factory jobs by improving the after-tax return on capital for manufacturers, with Cliff Waldman, Manufacturers Alliance economist.

  • Fear On The Farm     Monday, 12 Sep 2011 | 2:43 PM ET

    A look at how to trade a mixed crop outlook, with Matt Pierce, GrainAnalyst.com.

  • Libyan Oil Supply Drawn Out     Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 3:44 PM ET

    Oil traders grapple with demand as the Libyan recovery takes longer than expected, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.