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.» Read More
Discussing how to invest in retailers just after Black Friday, and how to interpret shopping data, with Laura Champine, Canaccord Genuity retail analyst, and Ed Yruma, KeyBanc Capital Markets retail analyst.
FedEx projects that Cyber Monday will be the busiest shipping day ever, CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports.
Goldman Sachs' chief U.S. equity strategist David Kostin, says earnings are likely to grow for 2014. He thinks portfolio managers and investors should follow this positive trend.
Stella Service co-founder and CEO Jordy Leiser discusses the online shopping experience, and how retailers are trying to compete with Amazon. "We track companies whether the pay us or not," he says.
How higher interest rates are concerning investors, with Richard Bernstein, CEO Richard Bernstein Advisors, and CNBC contributor Peter Boockvar.
Discussing current market conditions amid QE, and what economic indicators are showing improving sentiment, with Richard Bernstein, CEO Richard Bernstein Advisors.
Apple devices generated 3 times more the sales than Android devices, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
UPS CFO Kurt Kuehn says this "tighter shopping season" might produce a big rush right before Christmas.
Discussing the global shift to e-commerce, and how the shorter shopping season will impact deliveries, with UPS CFO Kurt Kuehn.
FedEx forecasts a record 22 million packages will be in the system today, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
James Dunigan, PNC Wealth Management CIO, digs into the trust cost of Christmas.
Eyeing the retail sector just after Black Friday, with Dana Telsey, CEO of Telsey Advisory Group. "More retailers will open on Thanksgiving next year," she says.
TOKYO, Dec 2- U.S. crude extended gains on Monday after data from China over the weekend showed industrial activity in the world's No.2 crude buyer remained high despite worries the economy is facing a modest slowdown. *NYMEX crude for January delivery was up 31 cents at $93.03 a barrel by 0015 GMT, after settling up 42 cents on Friday.
NEW DELHI/ SHIRDHON, India, Nov 28- Pandurang Ghorpade has the weather to thank as he hands out celebratory sweets to neighbours eager for a ride on his prized new possession, a gleaming red tractor bought in anticipation of a bumper harvest.
TORONTO, Nov 27- Economic growth in Canada should accelerate next year as a pick-up in the U.S. recovery boosts exports, but low inflation means the Bank of Canada can wait to raise interest rates until early 2015, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday.
Digging into market conditions and where markets are headed as we move into 2014 with Quincy Krosby of Prudential Financial and Alan Lancz, editor of the Lancz Letter.
Nov 27- U.S. consumer sentiment rose in November as wealthier Americans' outlook on the economy improved, a survey released on Wednesday showed.
Is Nasdaq 4,000 here to stay? Jessi Hempel, Fortune Magazine senior writer, explains why next-generation internet businesses are doing well in the current environment. "We haven't even begun to see what Twitter will deliver," she says.
After adjusting for inflation, net farm income for 2013 is expected to be the highest since 1973, USDA said. Cash crop receipts will fall 3 percent in 2013, USDA said, as some of the year's larger crops, especially corn and soybeans, will not be sold by year-end.
WASHINGTON, Nov 26- Permits for future U.S. home construction hit a near 5-1/ 2 year-high in October and prices for single-family homes notched big gains in September, suggesting a run-up in mortgage interest rates has not derailed the housing recovery.