Economic Forecasting


  • Talking Numbers: Is Google a Buy?     Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 3:30 PM ET

    Taking a closer look at what Google's chart looks like now, with Carter Worth, Oppenheimer and John Stephenson, First Asset Investment Management.

  • Investing in Commodities ETFs     Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Nicholas Brooks, head of research and investment strategy at ETF Securities, shares his outlook on commodity ETFs like Physical Swiss Gold.

  • WWD Apparel & Retail Summit     Monday, 7 Jan 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    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.

  • IMF's Blanchard on US Growth Outlook     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    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.

  • Goldman's Latest PR Struggle     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 4:30 PM ET

    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.

  • Housing Growth to Slow?     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 4:26 PM ET

    Home sales are higher, demand is back and supplies of homes for sale are low. Meanwhile, analysts at Fitch Ratings anticipate home price gains may slow in 2013, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Getting Control of US Debt     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 4:15 PM ET

    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.

  • Stocks In 2013 Thus Far     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 4:02 PM ET

    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.

  • Closing Countdown     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 3:58 PM ET

    The S&P is set to close at a 5-year high, with Peter Costa, Empire Executions and Ralph Acampora, Altaira Investment Solutions.

  • Debt Ceiling & the U.S. Economy     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 3:47 PM ET

    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.

  • Where Are the Markets Headed?     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    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.

  • Plans to Hire Despite Congress     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 2:02 PM ET

    Discussing whether manufacturers will continue to hire as the debt ceiling drama heats up, with Drew Greenblatt, Marlin Stell and Matt Tyler, Vickers Engineering.

  • 2013 Investment Strategy     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 1:36 PM ET

    Earlier on "Power Lunch," St. Louis Fed's Bullard said, "QUOTE." Jonathan Golub, UBS, discusses how this could impact the investment outlook for 2013.

  • Gold Sees 6 Straight Weeks of Losses     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 1:30 PM ET

    Precious metals plunge to a 4 and half month low, and gold is on track for its longest weekly losing streak in 8 years, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Debt Ceiling Solutions     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    Weighing in on the debt threat to the U.S. economy, with Marc Morial, National Urban League president & CEO and Ron Christie, Christie Strategies founder & CEO.

  • End QE3 by End of 2013?     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    The FOMC minutes from the Fed's last meeting show some policymakers want to slow or stop its asset purchase plan before the end of 2013. CNBC's Steve Liesman and James Bullard, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank president. Jonathan Golub, UBS and CNBC's Kelly Evans, weigh in.

  • The Street's Biggest Bull     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    Shares of Google are up 3.5 percent year-to-date compared to Apple down by 1 percent, with the FMHR traders; and Tony Dwyer, Canaccord Genuity, reveals the positive signs that makes him one of the Street's biggest bulls.

  • Predicting the Market's Next Step     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Gary Kaminsky discusses one market indicator that remains his favorite in predicting future moves.