CNBC's Kayla Tausche explains the Volcker Rule wants to prevent banks from placing outsized trades using their own money. The rule is set to be approved on Tuesday.» Read More
Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Shawn Matthews thinks the equity market can continue to rise. He also thinks growth stocks will continue to do well.
Which growth stocks should investors latch onto now? Sarat Sethi, Douglas C. Lane & Associates, shares his forecast for General Motors, eBay, growth sectors and Europe.
NEW YORK, Dec 6- U.S. consumer sentiment surged in December as Americans' outlook on the economy and job prospects improved, a survey released on Friday showed. The Thomson Reuters/ University of Michigan's preliminary reading on the overall index on consumer sentiment jumped to 82.5 for December, up from a final reading of 75.1 in November.
Germany's Bundesbank raised its forecast for growth of the euro zone's largest economy this year and next on Friday.
FRANKFURT, Dec 6- Germany's Bundesbank raised its forecast for growth of the euro zone's largest economy this year and next on Friday, highlighting the increasing divergence between the currency block's member countries.
Diana Furchtgott-Roth of Manhattan Institute weighs in on the impact possible false jobs data has on the overall unemployment rate. CNBC's Eamon Javers, weighs in.
CNBC's Eamon Javers provide insight into the process used to calculate the unemployment rate. He says officials will not reveal how much fraud is found in the numbers.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and Eamon Javers provide insight into how the Fed will examine Friday's jobs data.
How the market is preparing for a potential taper, with David Sadkin, Bel Air Investment Advisors, and CNBC contributor Joe LaVorgna.
Unique insight into Friday's jobs data, with Bill Greenblatt, Sterling Infosystems founder and CEO.
By Sakari Suoninen and Paul Carrel. FRANKFURT, Dec 5- Euro zone inflation will stay well below target for the next two years and the European Central Bank is ready to act if necessary to lift a listless economy, it said on Thursday. Markets expect further action in 2014, something ECB President Mario Draghi did nothing to deflect.
FRANKFURT, Dec 5- The European Central Bank expects inflation to hold broadly steady well below its roughly two percent target over the next two years, dipping to 1.1 percent in 2014 before inching up to 1.3 percent in 2015, it said on Thursday.
WASHINGTON-- The Commerce Department issues its second of three estimates on how fast the U.S. economy grew in the July-September quarter. The report will be released at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Thursday. SLIGHTLY FASTER: Analysts forecast that third-quarter growth will be revised to a 3.1 percent annual rate, according to a survey by FactSet.
FRANKFURT, Dec 5- New projections from the European Central Bank on Thursday will probably point to euro zone inflation remaining below target into 2015, raising pressure on the bank to take fresh action to stimulate the economy next year.
*Interest rates seen on hold after surprise November cut. FRANKFURT, Dec 5- New economic projections from the European Central Bank on Thursday are likely to point to euro zone inflation remaining below target into 2015, raising pressure on the bank to take fresh policy action next year.
NEW YORK, Dec 4- Moody's Investors Service on Wednesday revised its outlook on Spain's government bond rating to stable from negative, citing a rebalancing of the country's economy. Moody's also affirmed Spain's Baa3 government bond rating. For the medium term, the outlook for Spain's economy is brighter, Moody's said.
A new survey shows CEOs are feeling more optimistic about the economy. Business Roundtable president John Engler says growth needs to be greater than current outlooks.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the details of a potential budget deal in Washington.
When the Fed may decide to taper, and how to position yourself for the rest of the year, with Scott Wren, Wells Fargo, and Robert Pavlik, Banyan Partners.
Looking ahead to 2014, with Richard Madigan, JPMorgan Private Bank CIO. He says 2014 may see a "rocket start" if the government doesn't get in the way.