WASHINGTON, Dec 12- U.S. retail sales rose solidly in November, adding to signs of a strengthening economy that could draw the Federal Reserve closer to reducing the pace of monetary stimulus. The Commerce Department said retail sales increased 0.7 percent last month as Americans bought automobiles and a range of other goods.» Read More
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Onyx Pharmaceuticals CEO Dr. Anthony Coles discusses his company's thyroid cancer drug and its blood cancer drug and its partnership with Bayer.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the government's $32 billion auction today of 3-year notes.
Google tracks searches for flu-related terms, and overall flu searches are up 200 percent from the 3-year average, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.
Earnings season kicks off today with Alcoa reporting after the bell, and what the Street is focusing on, with Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities director.
Taking a closer look at what Google's chart looks like now, with Carter Worth, Oppenheimer and John Stephenson, First Asset Investment Management.
Nicholas Brooks, head of research and investment strategy at ETF Securities, shares his outlook on commodity ETFs like Physical Swiss Gold.
More than 250 retail and apparel titans are gathering at the Women's Wear Daily Apparel & Retail CEO Summit at New York City's Plaza Hotel. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports.
CNBC's Steve Liesman speaks to Olivier Blanchard, IMF Economic Counselor and Director of Research, at the annual American Economic Association meeting, about the U.S. economy.
Despite Goldman Sachs' CEO Lloyd Blankfein's endorsement of the "fiscal cliff" deal, CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Goldman acted alone among the big banks in speeding up pay for tax breaks. Andrew Stoltman, Stoltmann Law Offices partner and Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics, weigh in.
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Should the U.S. government manage its finances like most households? Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities senior fellow; Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss.
All 3 major averages have gains over 2 percent since the New Year began. Will it last? Tim Speiss, Eisenamper LLP; Brian Jacobsen, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds; Jeff Leventhal, Hightower; and Gordon Charlop, CNBC Markets analyst, weigh in.
The S&P is set to close at a 5-year high, with Peter Costa, Empire Executions and Ralph Acampora, Altaira Investment Solutions.
How the upcoming debt ceiling fight might affect the stock market, with Charlie Smith, Fortt Pitt Capital Group and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Ethan Allen CEO Farooq Kathwari shares his opinions on where the U.S. economy is headed next, and how tax changes could affect his customers.
Fix the Febt co-founders Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson are calling the "fiscal cliff" deal a missed opportunity. Bowles, shares his opinions on the tax deal.
The market is still up big from Wednesday's rally. How to play the markets next week, with Ralph Acampora, Altaira Investment Solutions; Stephanie Link, TheStreet; Joseph Greco, Meridien Equity Partners; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Discussing whether manufacturers will continue to hire as the debt ceiling drama heats up, with Drew Greenblatt, Marlin Stell and Matt Tyler, Vickers Engineering.