*Weekly jobless claims rise 23,000. WASHINGTON, July 31- U.S. labor costs recorded their biggest gain in more than 5-1/ 2 years in the second quarter and a gauge of trends in the jobs market fell to an eight-year low last week, bolstering the economy's outlook.» Read More
Even though mortgage rates are falling to record lows for a second straight week, getting a loan isn't easy, with CNBC's Diana Olick and Mary Thompson. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, also weighs in on how to play the housing market.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky reports the latest details from the SALT conference in Las Vegas, including a preview of Carlyle Group's earnings.
Arena Pharmaceuticals' new anti-obesity drug will be reviewed by a panel of FDA advisers on Friday, with CNBC's Seema Mody.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the details of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's statements regarding more QE. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, weighs in.
A different take on Facebook was voiced this morning on CNBC's "Squawk Box." And more Facebook users are using their mobile phones, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, weighs in.
New Yahoo record date means the annual shareholder meeting should occur within the next 60 days, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the details of Alexis Tsipras' plans for Greece's future.
Alan Reid, Forward Management CEO, discusses his company's niche position in the mutual fund industry and provides perspective on what the small investor wants from a fund.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on statements made by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke at the Fed conference on banking in Chicago. "Overall, I think this is a pretty upbeat Fed chairman who is not really inclined to making too many upbeat comments about the banking industry," he says.
The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses this morning's major headlines, including European stocks on the rebound, Coty's higher bid for Avon, and a new revelation from Facebook.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest economic data, including information on the ISM and construction spending.
The Fed voted 9-1 in its latest policy statement to leaves interest rates unchanged; stating the U.S. economy has been expanding moderately and the labor market has improved. CNBC's Steve Liesman, Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli, weigh in on the decision.
A look at how to play next week's economic reports, including the Spanish and Italian bond auctions, with Chad Deakins, RidgeWorth Capital Management and Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group.
On Squawk Box, Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman heatedly discuss oil prices, inflation, and the Federal Reserve, as Joe Kernen stirs the pot.
All signs point to a moderate housing rebound underway, Armstrong CEO Matt Espe said Thursday.
Discussing the Fed minutes and the debate over the economic outlook, with Jack Caffrey, JPMorgan Private Bank and Zane Brown, Lord Abbett. CNBC's Steve Liesman, Rick Santelli and Kate Kelly weigh in.
Is the great bond bull trade over? Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners, discusses his outlook on corporate profit margins and why he believes S&P 500 earnings are likely to fall short relative to consensus forecasts. Also, the winners and losers in a rising rate environment.
Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research senior U.S. economist, says the Fed is in "wait and see" mode as it gears up for two days of FOMC meetings.
John Noonan, Senior FX Analyst, Thomson Reuters says expectations of QE3 being implemented sooner rather than later will put further pressure on the U.S. dollar in the coming weeks.
John Mauldin, Author of the book Endgame: The End of the Debt SuperCycle talks about the the future of public debt, and adds that he expects the U.S. economy to see higher voliatility, as well as lower trend growth.