Economic Forecasting


  • Delivering Alpha At TPG-AXON  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 7:11 AM ET

    Dinakar Singh, founder and CEO of hedge fund TPG-AXON, offers insight on which sectors are facing trouble ahead. "Much of the rally at the end of 2012, and at the beginning of this year, has been a reflection that things are settling down a little bit," he says.

  • US Technical Default?  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 6:43 AM ET

    If lawmakers fail to raise the nation's debt ceiling, could the U.S. default on its debt? Steven Englander, Citi global head of G10 FX strategy, provides perspective. "The markets would not believe we are going into a default until it actually happens," he says.

  • Market Outlook: Currency Opportunities  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 6:37 AM ET

    Discussing the so-called "currency-war," and opportunities in the global market, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management chief market strategist. "Currencies are still where the action is," he says.

  • Davos: The Annual World Economic Forum  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 6:14 AM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin will report live from Davos in Switzerland on Wednesday morning, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.

  • Growth Ahead? Jobs, Policy & More  Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    Discussing what's holding back growth in the markets, with Dean Baker, Center For Economic & Policy Research; Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital.

  • China in Tepid Rebound After Worst Year Since 1999 Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 5:58 PM ET

    China's economy rebounded towards 8 percent growth in the final quarter of 2012 after seven straight quarters of slowdown, data on Friday should confirm, but an uncertain global outlook means Beijing may need to keep tweaking policy to support growth.

  • Buy Verizon Ahead of Earnings?  Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    Discussing opportunities in ETFs, with Matt Hougan, IndexUniverse; Verizon will report Q4 earnings next week, with the Fast Money traders; and CNBC's Jon Fortt offers an update from Intel's earnings conference call.

  • A Dollar & A Dream?  Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    The dollar stores are crushed, and Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why he doesn't expect them to move higher. Go with Five Below, he says.

  • Banks to Continue Lead In 2013?  Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    Both Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan reported better-than-expected profits for Q4, and where the financial sector is headed, with the Fast Money traders; and discussing whether stocks are on track for a major drop in 2013, with Gary Shilling of Gary Shilling & Co.

  • World Bank Slashes Global Growth Forecasts for 2013 Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 7:13 PM ET
    World Bank building in Washington, DC.

    A frustratingly slow economic recovery in developed nations is holding back the global economy, the World Bank said on Tuesday, as it sharply cut its outlook for world growth in 2013.

  • Tomorrow in :30  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    What to expect in tomorrow's trading day, with Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus; Adam Hewison, INO.com; and Sahak Manuelian, Wedbush Securities.

  • Alan Simpson on Debt Ceiling Fight  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 4:30 PM ET

    What happens if the U.S. does not get the spending cuts, and where is the U.S. economy headed in the next 10 years? Alan Simpson of the Fix the Debt Campaign, provides perspective.

  • Tapping Into the 401k  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 4:12 PM ET

    A new study shows that one in four workers is breaching their retirement account to pay for everyday expenses. Lindsey Piegza, FTN Financial economist and CNBC's Steve Liesman, share their opinions over whether people's retirement is in jeopardy.

  • Facebook's Volume Surges  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody offers an update on tech stocks, saying Facebook's volume surged after its "graph search" announcement.

  • Talking Numbers: Drug War Heats Up  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    The relative prospects for shares of Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson are debated by a fundamental analyst and a technical analyst. (2:58)

  • Facebook Announces 'Graph Search'  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 3:25 PM ET

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg just unveiled "Graph Search," which enables users to search people, places, interests and photos, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Lou Kerner, Social Internet Fund and Ben Parr, CNET, share their opinions on the non-web search.

  • Market Outlook: Stocks, Bonds, Equities & More  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Rounding up today's market action, with Hank Smith, Haverford Investments; Stephen Hammers, Compass EMP Funds; David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • How to Break America's Bad Habit  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 2:33 PM ET

    According to the Fed, 30 percent of households earning less than $50,000 tap their 401k plans. Suze Orman, host of "The Suze Orman Show," offers money-saving strategies for Americans.

  • Peebles: Incentivize Entrepreneurship  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 2:22 PM ET

    Discussing the debt ceiling, job creation and President Obama's performance in office, with Don Peebles, The Peebles Corporation chairman and CEO.

  • Blinder: Debt Cliff = GDP Down 6%  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 2:20 PM ET

    Alan Blinder, Princeton University Professor discusses his op-ed today in the Wall Street Journal regarding the debt ceiling.