Economic Forecasting


  • 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.

  • Jobs Data Out: Good For the Market?     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    The markets are reacting positively to this morning's jobs data that showed the U.S. added 155,000 jobs in December. Dean Maki, Barclays and Rod Smith, Riverfront Investment Group, provide perspective.

  • The Fiscal Drag & the Jobs Number     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 10:31 AM ET

    How all the furry over the "fiscal cliff" impacted the U.S. economy and the December jobs number, with Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist.

  • Government Shutdown on the Table?     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 7:51 PM ET

    The debt ceiling debate is beginning, and many in Washington are talking about a government shutdown, with Steve McMahon, Democratic Strategist and Kate Obenshain, Former Virginia Republican Party Chair.

  • Sen. Cruz: Prepare For Government Shutdown     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 7:31 PM ET

    Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) became the first Texas Senator of Latino decent today, and discusses ways in which he wants to fix fiscal, economic and immigration challenges facing the country. Tamar Jacoby, Immigration Works USA president and Mark Krikorian, Center For Immigration Studies executive director, weigh in.

  • Jobs Data Out Tomorrow     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 7:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Larry Kudlow takes a look at where the market stands ahead of the big jobs report Friday morning.

  • Money Making Insights For 2013     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 7:16 PM ET

    What might pressure the markets in 2013, with Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust CIO and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine executive editor; and Art Laffer, Laffer Investments, weighs in.

  • Morningstar's Top Fund Managers     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    Insight on 2013 investing, with Michael Herbst, Morningstar; Mark Kiesel, PIMCO Investment-Grade Corporate Bond Fund; David Giroux, T. Rowe Price Capital Appreciation Fund; and Eric Newman, TFS Market Neutral Fund .

  • 2013 Presidential Agenda     Wednesday, 2 Jan 2013 | 7:55 PM ET

    Discussing what President Obama's top priorities in 2013 might be, with Karen Finney, The Hill columnist; Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post; and Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine.

  • Stocks Rally After 'Cliff' Deal     Wednesday, 2 Jan 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports the how market's fared on the first day of the New Year; and Don Luskin, Trend Macro; Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners; and Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI), discuss the market's reaction to the deal, and the latest in Washington.

  • Eyeing Twitter: 'Cliff' Deal Trades     Wednesday, 2 Jan 2013 | 5:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports which stocks are trending on Twitter after Congress made a deal on the "fiscal cliff."

  • Cramer: Reasons To Be Optimistic     Wednesday, 2 Jan 2013 | 2:31 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses opportunities in the global market, and reasons investors should be optimistic in 2013.

  • Out With 2012, In With 2013     Monday, 31 Dec 2012 | 7:40 PM ET

    Should the Republicans support the proposed "fiscal cliff" bill? Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House Aide; Larry Elder, author and radio talk show host; and Roger Stone, Republican Strategist, share their opinions.

  • CNBC's Eamon Javers reports members of the Congress were told to remain in an accessible state tonight; and Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary and Steve Moore, author of "Return to Prosperity," weigh in.