WASHINGTON— U.S. businesses expect their sales will rebound in the next three months after a sluggish first quarter, and they also plan to boost hiring and pay, according to a survey released Monday. "Growth in the first quarter appears to be an outlier within the broader economic outlook," said John Silvia, chief economist at Wells Fargo. Silvia is also president of...» Read More
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.
Frederic Tomczyk, TD Ameritrade president & CEO, discusses better-than-expected Q1 earnings, and how a new tax plan on "all" financial market transactions in Europe might impact his business. "European financial transaction tax is a bad idea," he says.
Where the markets stand now, with Scott Colyer, Advisors Asset Management CEO; Carol Roth, WGN Radio host; Steve Sachs, ProShares Advisors; and Mark Luschini, Janney Montgomery Scott.
If you are looking for a hot and hidden housing play, maybe you should check out housing REITs. Ken Cruse, Sunstone president & CEO and Michael D. Barnello, LaSalle Hotel Properties president & CEO, discuss the hotel business.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports how the metals fared today at the close, saying Citi boosted its target for platinum in 2013 to $1,700.
The FMHR traders debate over how to play shares of Dell; and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ, explains why she sees stocks gaining 10 percent in 2013.