Economic Forecasting


  • Second Half Market Rally   Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    Second Half Market Rally

    Stocks are kicking off the second half of 2013 with a bang. Adam Parker, Morgan Stanley, discusses whether the rally can continue.

  • Markets Headed Higher?   Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 1:08 PM ET
    Markets Headed Higher?

    Craig Johnson, Piper Jaffray, explains why he sees the market going up and up from here.

  • Portfolio Prepping for Q3   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 7:00 PM ET
    Portfolio Prepping for Q3

    Gold had its worst quarter on record, and the yield on the 10-year Treasury note just hit its highest level in almost 2 years, reports CNBC's Seema Mody; and Abigail Doolittle, The Seaport Group; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and Meredith Whitney, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group CEO, share their market outlooks.

  • Prep Your Retirement Portfolio   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 4:33 PM ET
    Prep Your Retirement Portfolio

    How to prepare your emergency fund and retirement portfolio for the second half of the year, with Carrie Coghill, Coghill Retirement Strategies, and Liz Weston, MSN Money columnist.

  • Advice From Top Financial Advisors   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 4:10 PM ET
    Advice From Top Financial Advisors

    How rising rates and the Fed's potential "taper action" might impact the markets in the second half of 2013, with Mitchell Eichen, The MDE Group; Chris Cordaro, Regent Atlantic Capital; and Richard Saperstein, Hightower Advisors.

  • Second Quarter Over, Looking Ahead   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 4:03 PM ET
    Second Quarter Over, Looking Ahead

    The markets just closed for the week, and Q2 has ended. CNBC's Jeff Cox; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Alan Knuckman, Trading Advantage; and Ken Mahoney, Mahoney Asset Management, discuss.

  • Forecasts Through the End of 2013   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:53 PM ET
    Forecasts Through the End of 2013

    What market events might impact stocks in the second half of 2013? Michael Holland, Holland and Company, and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, offer insight.

  • Long Dollar, Short Crude: Pros   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:45 PM ET
    Long Dollar, Short Crude: Pros

    What risks is the market facing in the second half of 2013? Bob Iaccino, Topstep traders, and Alan Harry, Spartan Commodity Fund, discuss.

  • First Half Strong, Now What?   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:33 PM ET
    First Half Strong, Now What?

    The last 6 months in the market have been its best since 1999. Jeffrey Hirsch, Stock Trader's Almanac, and CNBC contributor Ron Insana, discuss how investors should position themselves.

  • IPO Market Staging a Comeback?   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:10 PM ET
    IPO Market Staging a Comeback?

    Kathleen Smith, Renaissance Capital, thinks the IPO market is heating up. Larry Leibowitz, New York Stock Exchange Euronext, agrees, and says the IPO market has been "really busy."

  • USDA: 97.4 Million Acres of Corn Planted   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 2:25 PM ET
    USDA: 97.4 Million Acres of Corn Planted

    Farmers are planting more corn than expected -- in fact, they planted more than any year since 1936, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. The USDA also expects record Soy crops, she says.

  • Sectornomics: China's Coming Quarter   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:43 PM ET
    China's Coming Quarter

    Will the economic slowdown in China continue? CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look.

  • Defense Stocks Taking Off   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:26 PM ET
    Defense Stocks Taking Off

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports defense contractors will update their international plans as Pentagon cuts are slowly nipping away at contracts. Will defense stocks surge in Q3? Cai von Rumohr, Cowen and Company, weighs in.

  • Fear Index Ticks Lower   Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:02 PM ET
    Fear Index Ticks Lower

    The VIX recently spiked to its highest level of the year, but is now ticking lower. Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, and Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management, discuss.

  • Gold Hits New 2013 Low   Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 1:29 PM ET
    Gold Hits New 2013 Low

    Gold is setting a new 3-year low, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.

  • Bull & Bear Case on Gold   Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 1:19 PM ET
    Bull & Bear Case on Gold

    Is the bottom in gold coming? Scott Colyer, Advisors Asset Management is bullish on gold, and Yoni Jacobs, Chart Prophet Capital says gold is going to $700 in 3-5 years.

  • Tomorrow In :30   Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 4:53 PM ET
    Tomorrow In :30

    Can stocks make it a 3-day rally tomorrow? Frank Braddock, JHS Capital Advisors, and Marino Marin, MLV & Co.

  • Where is the Bottom In Gold?   Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 2:04 PM ET
    Where is the Bottom In Gold?

    Gold is on track to post its largest quarterly loss on record. Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital CEO, thinks people who are selling gold now are going to have a problem buying it back later; and Michael Vogelzang, Boston Advisors, thinks gold is getting a bit oversold.

  • Treasury Sells $35 Billion in 5-Year Notes   Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 1:03 PM ET
    Treasury Sells $35 Billion in 5-Year Notes

    Discussing what's moving the markets, and looking ahead next week's holiday, with Noah Blackstein, Dynamic Mutual Funds, and Joseph Greco, Meridian Equity Partners. CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the Treasury's 5-year Note auction.

  • Tomorrow In :30   Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 4:53 PM ET
    Tomorrow In :30

    Looking ahead to Wednesday's market action, with Drew Nordlicht, HighTower, and Brian Evans, Bond Street Wealth Management.