Economic Forecasting


  • October Unemployment Rate: 7.9%     Friday, 2 Nov 2012 | 7:33 PM ET

    Who's to blame for not getting us to full employment? Casey Mulligan, University of Chicago Professor of Economics, and Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary and author of "Beyond Outrage," discuss.

  • Sandy Can't Slow Down Stocks!     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 7:16 PM ET

    Stocks rallied on better-than-expected economic reports, with Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO, and John Silvia, Wells Fargo chief economist.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Jobs Report Expected     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 4:54 PM ET

    What to expect in tomorrow's markets, with Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; Jordan Waxman, HighTower; and Ward McCarthy, Jefferies & Co.

  • AIG's Benmosche on Q3 Results     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    AIG President & CEO Bob Benmosche, discusses quarterly earnings, and Sandy, saying "we're not worried about the numbers right now, and our priority is with our customers and our employees."

  • Strong Gains to Open November     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 4:13 PM ET

    Stocks are off to a strong start for the month of November, with Abigail Doolittle, The Seaport Group equity strategist, and CNBC.com's Jeff Cox.

  • Ahead of the Jobs Report     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    What to expect in tomorrow's jobs data, with Stephen Wood, Russell Investments; Michael Jones, RiverFront Investment Group; Kevin Logan, HSBC Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Closing Bell Exchange     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Dan Veru, Palisade Capital Mgmt., and Gary Wedbush, Wedbush Securities, offer insight on today's rally.

  • Fiscal Cliff & Election     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 1:30 PM ET

    Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley, explains whether Sandy will derail the economy.

  • Santelli: 'Firmly' Weak Trajectory     Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 11:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli digs down on the recent spate of economic data and weighs in on what it indicates about the health of the U.S. economy.

  • Sandy to Move the Employment Needle?     Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Tens of thousands of homes experienced damage from Sandy, and there's nothing like massive destruction of property and infrastructure for putting people back to work, says Mad Money host Jim Cramer.

  • Mixed Market Sentiment     Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 1:45 PM ET

    As investors sift through a raft of earnings news today, they are also turning their focus on Friday's jobs report, with Joseph Tanious, J.P. Morgan Funds.

  • Terry Duffy, executive chairman of the CME Group, says it is important that the markets are up and running, especially in a situation like this.

  • Wrath of Sandy in Numbers     Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012 | 3:42 PM ET

    New York City is dealing with a historic power outage, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Markets Will Rally in November: Stovall     Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012 | 3:40 PM ET

    Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ, says the market has held up exceptionally well despite the negativity in the news.

  • Markets to Open as Normal Tomorrow     Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's "Closing Bell" team offers insight on the damage and debris after Sandy barreled through New York City last night.

  • Markets & the Hurricane     Monday, 29 Oct 2012 | 4:20 PM ET

    Thomas Lee, JPMorgan, offers insight on the impact Sandy will have on markets.

  • Hurricanes: Net Add or Net Drag?     Monday, 29 Oct 2012 | 2:40 PM ET

    Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital CEO, says hurricanes are "never a net add."

  • Cramer's Gameplan for Next Week     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Burger King is set to report quarterly earnings on Monday morning, and Ford on Tuesday. Mad Money host Jim Cramer breaks down next week's earnings action saying "as we move forward, don't let the lousy action of the last week frighten you."

  • Hurricane Sandy Won't Be Cheap     Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 7:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the estimates for Hurricane Sandy begin at $1 billion. Weather Channel's Bryan Norcross is tracking the storm.

  • Hurricane Sandy: Tracking the Threat     Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 2:51 PM ET

    Reynolds Wolf, The Weather Channel, offers insight on where Hurricane Sandy is headed next. Discussing the potential economic impact of the hurricane, with Fred Fox, Planalytics CEO and co-founder.