*Weekly jobless claims rise 23,000. WASHINGTON, July 31- U.S. labor costs recorded their biggest gain in more than 5-1/ 2 years in the second quarter and a gauge of trends in the jobs market fell to an eight-year low last week, bolstering the economy's outlook.» Read More
Discussing whether investors have left the sidelines and jumped on "roaring stocks," with Mitchell Caplan, Jefferson National CEO and Ronald Kruszewski, Stifel Financial CEO. "I don't think [individual investors] are even remotely in yet," says Caplan.
James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, explains why he sees the S&P 500 reaching as high as 1,700; and Joseph Tanious, JPMorgan Funds; Larry Glazer, Mayflower Advisors; and Jonathan Corpina, Meridian Equity Partners, weigh in.
Some $22 billion in new money has flowed back into stock and bond funds in the last week. Discussing market opportunities with Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO and Ken Kamen, Mercadien Asset Management.
Discussing the options for investors in a tough market, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial; and Hugh Johnson, Hugh Johnson Advisors, weighs in. Also, a look at Blankfein's optimism, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.
Earnings season shifts into high gear, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Yahoo, Amazon and Facebook are among the companies reporting next week.
The leading economic indicators are suggesting better growth ahead, explains CNBC's Larry Kudlow.
How damaging is Apple's decline to the market? And how to play your money now, with Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital CEO, and Ben Willis, Albert Fried.
Both the S&P 500 and the Dow are nearing all-time highs. Ken Sleeper, Sierra Core Retirement Funds; Bob Keiser, S&P Capital; and CNBC's Jeff Cox, discuss what the Fed has to do with it.
Watson Pharmaceuticals has merged with Actavis, and will now trade on the NYSE under ticker symbol ACT. Its president & CEO Paul Bisaro, discusses the U.S. economy and the generic drug industry.
The Dow is marching towards a new all-time high, with Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital; Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics; Andrew Keene, CBOE independent trader; and Kenny Polcari, O'Neill Securities.
Breaking down all the earnings action for Apple, Netflix and Microsoft, with Roger Kay of Endpoint Technologies Associates; Nancy Hass of GQ Magazine; and Ed McGuire, CLSA senior analyst.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on "the wealth effect," saying a new study finds housing drives people's spending much more than stocks. Phil Tibi, Cambridge Properties realtor, offers insight on housing listings in Phoenix, Arizona. "The buyers are certainly back," says Tibi.
Housing stocks are up over 240 percent from their trough in March of 2009, CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
What to expect in tomorrow's trading session, with Stacey Winter, Wedbush Securities; John Hummel, AIS Group; and Dane Leone, Macquarie Group.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg and the "Street Signs" crew discuss gains in shares of Google post-earnings, and other stocks making big moves. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Netflix ahead of its earnings.
What to expect from tomorrow's market, with Ron Weiner, RDM Financial Group; Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; and Anthem Blanchard, Blanchard Vault CEO.
Scott Stuart, Sageview Capital co-founder, explains his take on the markets, and why he thinks the public markets are too complacent right now. "In public markets, it's okay to be in cash while you're waiting for a good opportunity that may come along," he says.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo reports from Davos, Switzerland, at the World Economic Forum, where CNBC will be interviewing some of the biggest names in business. She will be talking to George Soros, Jamie Dimon, Bill Gates and others.
Google is among the tech stocks reporting earnings today after the bell, with Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets and Terry Dolan, Benjamin & Jerold Brokerage CEO.
Why investors should be bullish, with Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets; Rich Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors CEO; and CNBC's Courtney Reagan.