Economic Forecasting


  • CNBC's Gary Kaminsky explains how historically low interest rates will impact pension down the road.

  • Stocks Slump to Start the Week     Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 7:14 PM ET

    Discussing what could happen next to the markets amid looming European economic uncertainty, with David Goldman, Former Head of Fixed Income Research at Bank of America and Don Luskin, Trend Macro.

  • Big Money Betting on Housing     Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 5:30 PM ET

    Shares of Facebook are off 13 percent over the past 5 sessions, with the Fast Money traders; and Tom Shapiro, GTIS, has invested over $2 billion in the housing sector, and offers insight on the industry's comeback.

  • Checking Market Close     Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Insight on the market close, with Craig Hodges, The Hodges Fund & Hodges Small Cap Fund; Peter Sorrentino, Huntington Asset Advisors; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Dow Closes Above 14,000     Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    The Dow closed above 14,000 for the first time since 2007, with CNBC's Bob Pisani; Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute. Also, Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC), shares his opinions on today's jobs report.

  • Don't Forget Some Cash     Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 6:25 PM ET

    A big rally presents an excellent opportunity to add some cash to your portfolio

  • Dow Closes Above 14K     Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    The Dow closed above 14,000 for the first time since 2007, with Harry Dent, "The Great Crash Ahead"; Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors; Lee Munson, Portfolio Asset Management; and Stephanie Link, The Street.

  • Hopium on the Homefront?     Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 2:14 PM ET

    Discussing whether positive data on jobs helped fuel the rally, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, and Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds.

  • The IRS No Longer Tracking Migration?     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 7:19 PM ET

    The IRS may give up on tracking people who move out of states and which ones they're moving to. CNBC's Robert Frank discusses state income tax; and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Art Laffer, former Reagan economic advisor, weigh in.

  • Amazing Bull Run Ahead?     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the U.S. markets and their take on the so-called "sequester," with Rana Forohar, Time Magazine and Andy Cross, Motley Fool.

  • Jobs Report Out Friday     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    The Obama Administration dissolves its jobs council just ahead of January's jobs report, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Art Laffer, Laffer Investments; and Kansas Republican Senator Jerry Moran says "this is evidence one more time of the President appointing a committee and not even utilizing it for the value it can provide."

  • As Goes January, So Goes 2013?     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    Dissecting the day's major business news, with the Fast Money traders; and whether January's positive market action will hold up in 2013, with Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust. "If I take money out of the high yield, I'm going into stocks," she explains.

  • Checking Market Close     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Can the market's strength hold up throughout the year? Michael Sansoterra, Ridgeworth Large Cap Growth Stock Fund and Silvant Capital Management; Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank PWM; Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, share their opinions.

  • Closing Countdown: Jobs, the Fed & Markets     Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 3:55 PM ET

    Discussing what the next catalyst to take the market higher could be, with Terry Dolan, Benjamin & Jerold Brokerage CEO.

  • Municipal Bonds & the US Economy     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:35 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the bond market, with Alexandra Lebenthal, Lebenthal & Co. president and CEO. "The ratio of municipals to Treasurys has gotten more expensive," she explains.

  • Qualcomm Q1 EPS $1.26 vs. $1.13 Est.     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:14 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the details of Qualcomm's Q1 earnings data.

  • Facebook Q4 EPS $0.17 vs. $0.15 Est.     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Facebook reports earnings per share of $0.17, and revenue of $1.59 billion, with A.B. Mendez, Knight PE Source Capital Markets; Roger Kay, Endpoint Technologies; and CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Ignore the GDP Report?     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    Reacting to today's weaker-than-expected GDP report, with Ethan Harris, Bank of America; Margie Patel, Wells Capital Management; Erik Ristuben, Russell Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Closing Countdown: GDP, Earnings & More     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:59 PM ET

    The Dow did not hit 14,000 today. Where market opportunities are now, with Matt Cheslock, Virtu Financial and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ.

  • Lots of Money on the Sidelines?     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 3:51 PM ET

    What to make of today's market action and how to measure just how much money is on the sidelines, with Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ.