Economic Forecasting


  • The Fed vs. U.S. Economy     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 3:31 PM ET

    Discussing the biggest problems with the U.S economy and what, if anything, the Fed has to do with it, with CNBC's Ron Insana, Jeff Cox and Steve Liesman.

  • Stocks Bounce Off Midday Lows     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 3:18 PM ET

    The U.S. economy is growing at a snail's pace. Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ, forecasts strength in emerging markets will help keep the U.S. economy afloat.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Dissecting today's market action, with Dani Hughes, Divine Capital; Burt White, LPL Financial; Jim Bianco, Bianco Research; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • How to Play Gold on Cyprus Deal?     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 2:21 PM ET

    Cyprus' bailout deal triggered buying in crude today, and gold traders are remaining cautious to see how the euro zone story develops, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors CEO & CIO, weighs in. "Gold is like having car insurance," says Holmes.

  • Why Are Markets Pulling Back?     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 2:00 PM ET

    The S&P 500 is moving further away from an all-time high. Ken Kamen, Mercadien Asset Management, and Alan Gayle, RidgeWorth, discuss the state of the markets.

  • Cashin: Could Cyprus Be Thrown Out of EU?     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 1:57 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the stock market, and what headwinds the economy faces ahead, with Art Cashin of UBS and Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities.

  • Has the US Learned Its Lesson?     Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    What's on Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's agenda? CNBC's Steve Liesman offers insight.

  • Wien: Liquidity Driving the Market     Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 3:49 PM ET

    Taking a close look at the corporate environment, and how to play the markets, with Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners. "As long as money if flowing out of the Fed, stocks keep going higher," he says.

  • Nasdaq Moving Higher     Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 1:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody has the latest from the Nasdaq, saying Apple is breaking its 50-day moving average.

  • Dow Touches All-time Intraday High     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    What catalysts could help the U.S. economy grow? Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; and CNBC's Jeff Cox, Rick Santelli and Ron Insana, share their opinions.

  • Closing Countdown: Hang On During the Rally?     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 3:56 PM ET

    What is the Fed signaling about its bond-buying program? Warren Meyers of DME Securities, weighs in.

  • Talking Numbers: Rally Really Fed-Driven?     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 3:50 PM ET

    Does the rally have more room to run? Gina Sanchez, CNBC contributor, and Bill Stone, PNC Asset Management Group, weigh in.

  • Fed Not Worried About Stock Prices     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 3:28 PM ET

    Discussing what's shifting investor confidence, with Mark Martiak, Premier Wealth Management; Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics; Peter Eliades, Stock Market Cycles Management; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.

  • Bernanke Q&A: QE Thresholds, Rates & Bond Program     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 2:38 PM ET

    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke answers questions in regards to concerns over the U.S. economy, interest rates, a lack of QE thresholds, and the asset purchasing program.

  • Bernanke: Fed Bond Buying Costs Manageable     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 2:30 PM ET

    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke speaks on the state of U.S. economic growth, what risks exist, and the purpose of asset purchases. "Monetary policy cannot combat economic headwinds alone," he says.

  • Eyeing the Markets on Fed's Decision     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 2:20 PM ET

    How the markets might move after hearing from Fed Chairman Bernanke, with Ken Volpert, Vangaurd and Scott Minerd, Guggenheim.

  • Markets Barely Move on Fed Decision     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 2:05 PM ET

    The Fed has left rates unchanged, and comments on a declining jobless rate. Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Ken Volpert, Vangaurd; Scott Minerd, Guggenheim; CNBC's Steve Liesman; and Mad Money's Jim Cramer, react.

  • Liesman: The Fed’s ‘Head Scratcher’     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 2:00 PM ET

    The Fed says "fiscal policy has become somewhat more restrictive," and it will keep the funds rate at current levels, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Cramer: Fed Has A Tough Job     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    What should investors expect to hear from the Fed? Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Ken Volpert, Vangaurd; Scott Minerd, Guggenheim; and Mad Money's Jim Cramer, provide perspective. "A lot of the economy is terrible, and the Fed has a tough job today," explains Jim Cramer.

  • Fed Decision Ahead: Bernanke's Legacy     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    If Fed Chairman Bernanke is not nominated again, who might likely take over? Neil Irwin, The Washington Post; Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance; Ben White, Politico; and Josh Boak, The Fiscal times, share their opinions.