Economic Forecasting


  • Is Credit Killing Housing Recovery?     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:35 PM ET

    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.

  • Kaminsky Hits the Vegas Strip     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky reports the latest details from the SALT conference in Las Vegas, including a preview of Carlyle Group's earnings.

  • Battle to Fight Obesity     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:12 PM ET

    Arena Pharmaceuticals' new anti-obesity drug will be reviewed by a panel of FDA advisers on Friday, with CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Fed Concern Over 'Fiscal Cliff'     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    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.

  • Weaker Case for Facebook?     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    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.

  • Alexis Tsipras' View on Greece     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the details of Alexis Tsipras' plans for Greece's future.

  • Mutual Funds: Forward Thinking     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    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.

  • Fed Chairman Bernanke's Remarks     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 9:34 AM ET

    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.

  • Roadmap: Europe, Facebook & More     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    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.

  • Santelli on ISM Data & Construction Spending     Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest economic data, including information on the ISM and construction spending.

  • Fed Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged     Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    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.

  • Economic Forecast: Bond Auctions & Earnings     Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    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.

  • Them's Fightin' Words: 'Big Guy' vs. 'Short Guy'     Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 | 8:35 AM ET

    On Squawk Box, Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman heatedly discuss oil prices, inflation, and the Federal Reserve, as Joe Kernen stirs the pot.

  • Armstrong CEO: ‘Modest Recovery’ In Housing Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 6:59 PM ET

    All signs point to a moderate housing rebound underway, Armstrong CEO Matt Espe said Thursday.

  • FOMC & Economic Potential?     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 2:02 PM ET

    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.

  • Profit Margin Pressure & Interest Rate Exposure     Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 5:23 PM ET

    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.

  • Fed in 'Wait and See' Mode: Economist     Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012 | 10:15 AM ET

    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.

  • Greenback to Remain Under Pressure     Sunday, 29 Jan 2012 | 6:35 PM ET

    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.

  • The End of the Debt SuperCycle     Monday, 16 Jan 2012 | 10:15 PM ET

    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.