OTTAWA, July 6- Current Canadian business sentiment paints a picture of two economies, according to a Bank of Canada report on Monday, with cheap oil depressing the outlook in petroleum-related industries, but with some promising signs elsewhere. "However, sales expectations deteriorated sharply in energy-producing regions, where the oil price shock...» Read More
You can't have job creation, and revenue creation by attacking the people who are trying to create the jobs, explains Matt Tyler, Vickers Engineering president & CEO.
The President is speaking out on the fiscal cliff, and standing his ground on higher taxes for wealthier Americans. Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, provide perspective.
President Obama is pushing for a balanced approach to resolving the fiscal cliff, with Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT).
Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), explains why he thinks the U.S. has already gone over the "fiscal cliff of spending," and that the "cliff" on January 1, 2013, is a "wall of higher tax rates."
While both House Speaker and President Obama were speaking, the market was trading nervously, explains Art Cashin, UBS.
CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers react to President Obama's remarks on the fiscal cliff, and House Speak John Boehner's comments on raising tax rates on the wealthy.
President Obama speaks on the first steps he is taking to address the fiscal cliff. "I am open to compromise, am committed to solving our fiscal challenges, but I refuse to accept any approach that isn't balanced," he says.
Some argue it may be best to go over the fiscal cliff, but most people in Washington agree the cliff is a bad idea, with CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers. President Obama is set to speak on the U.S. economy and the fiscal cliff any minute.
S&P says the U.S. rating will be pressured if the government is unable to agree on fiscal tightening, with CNBC's Mandy Drury.
Discussing whether the fiscal cliff is really behind the negative mood on Wall Street, with Eric Stein, Eaton Vance Management; Don Wordell; RidgeWorth Capital Management; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
What to expect in tomorrow's market, with T. Doug Dale, Security Ballew CIO; Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus; and Edward Deickel, JHS Capital Advisors.
Discussing elections, energy dependence and the fiscal cliff, with T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management founder. "I think the market thought Romney was going to win -- don't give up, just manage it and go forward" he says.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports House Speak Rep. John Boehner is signaling he is willing to accept more revenues if combined with tax reform.
House Speaker Representative John Boehner remarks on the challenges in the weeks ahead to fix the fiscal cliff. "House Republicans are ready to work with President Obama," he says.
Some traders say part of today's sell-off in the gold market was due to margin pressure in other asset classes, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Oil is approaching a 4-month low, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Keeping an eye on oil commodities after the election, with Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the NYMEX.
How the market might be affected by the U.S. presidential election on Tuesday, with Randy Bateman, Huntington Funds; Dean Zayed, Brookstone Capital Management; and Brian Lund, Ditto Trade.
New Jersey officials have provided voting alternatives in the wake of Sandy, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche. John Fund, National Journal Columnist, thinks "you cannot have proper cyber security preventing people from voting twice," and that "this is a very bad idea."
According to Goldman Sachs, it doesn't matter which presidential candidate wins the election because dividend and capital gains taxes will go up regardless. Long-time Obama Adviser and host of Reuters TV's "Impact Players," Robert Wolf, offers insight.