Economic Forecasting


  • Hyundai Sales Up 9.5 Percent YTD     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Hyundai expects record U.S. sales this year, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Downward Deficit Revision     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    The reason for the downward deficit revision is an increase in economic activity, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Tomorrow in 30: EU, Energy, & Earnings     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    What to expect from the markets tomorrow, with Brian Peery, Hennesy Funds; Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital; and Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • 82% Disapprove of Congress: NBC/WSJ Poll     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 4:39 PM ET

    A top IRS official is reporting that if Congress waits too long to resolve the fiscal cliff issues, billions in tax refunds could be delayed in 2013. Chris Edwards, Cato Institute, thinks this could be a "wake up call" for Washington, while Andrew Fieldhouse, Economic Policy Institute says claims are "overblown."

  • Bogle: A Lot of Risk in Hedge Funds     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 4:06 PM ET

    Jack Bogle, Vangaurd founder, explains why index funds make a better investment than hedge funds. "Hedge funds are competing, and cancelling each other out, and probably 50 percent of hedge funds will be out in 10-15 years," he says.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Sharp Reversal Ahead?     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Where the markets could be headed next, with Ron Genter, RNC Genter Capital Management; CNBC's Rick Santelli; and CNBC Contributors Ron Insana and Abigail Doolittle.

  • Economic Recovery or Recession?     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Stocks ended near highs today, but still closed lower. Peter Fisher, BlackRock, shares his take on the so-called fiscal cliff, and the state of the U.S. economy.

  • Tomorrow in 30: All Eyes on Markets     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 4:54 PM ET

    What to expect from the markets for the rest of this week, with Stephen Hammers, Compass EMP Funds; Scott Freeze, Street One Financial; and Steven Rosen, Societe Generale.

  • Closing Countdown: Growth for Health Care?     Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 3:57 PM ET

    Where the health care sector may be headed, and what to expect from the markets this week, with Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, and Warren Meyers, DME Securities.

  • A Right Turn to the GOP     Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Artur Davis, former democratic congressman, explains why he has deserted the democrats and made a right turn towards the GOP.

  • Putin Jails 'Pussy Riot' Band     Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:40 PM ET

    Riots are heating up in Russia as a 2-year prison sentence was given to a popular Russian punk band that spoke out against the government, with Nationally Syndicated Radio Talk Show Host John Batchelor.

  • Economic Growth on the Way?     Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:33 PM ET

    Discussing where the markets stand now, and whether it will get worse before it gets better, with Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors; and Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners.

  • Where to Put Your Money     Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors CEO, provides perspective on the U.S. economy, and shares his stock picks now.

  • NBC's Ron Mott reports the latest details from the campaign trail; and according to the latest Gallup release, 60 percent of Americans polled disapprove of the way President Obama is handling the Economy, with Jonathan Cowan, Third Way; Roger L. Simon, PJ Media CEO; and David Limbaugh, author of "The Great Destroyer."

  • The member states of the euro zone have become addicted to central bank funding and are on course for years of prolonged stagnation, similar to that seen in Japan in the 1990s, according to Nick Beecroft, Chairman and Senior Market Analyst at Saxo Capital Markets UK.

  • Summer Rally Loses Steam     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 7:17 PM ET

    Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, weighs in on Paul Ryan's impact on stocks, and discusses whether a recession is on the way. "Fundamentals are clearly deteriorating in our view," he says.

  • What's Behind the Market Pullback?     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Finding profits amid a market pullback, with Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics; Daryl Jones, Hedgeye Risk Management; Myles Zyblock, RBC Capital Markets; and Leo Grohowski, BNY Mellon Wealth Management.

  • Closing Countdown: Declining Volumes     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 3:57 PM ET

    Over the last 5 years, the S&P 500 is down more than 3 percent. Total volume is down almost 70 percent over that time. Has the individual investor lost faith in the market? John Barr, Needham Aggressive Growth Fund, and CNBC's Bob Pisani, discuss.

  • Talking Numbers: Get Your Groupon On     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 3:24 PM ET

    Groupon is set to report its quarterly earnings after today's closing bell. Carter Worth, Oppenheimer, and Lou Kerner, Social Internet Fund, check the charts on the stock.

  • Waiting on Groupon's Earnings     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 1:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on what analysts are expecting out of Groupon's earnings this afternoon.