Economic Forecasting


  • Markets Pricing In Fiscal Cliff Resolution?  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 2:02 PM ET

    Discussing whether stocks have already priced in a resolution on the fiscal cliff, with Gina Sanchez, Roubini Global Economics, and Steven Wieting, Citigroup U.S. economist.

  • What Home Buyers Want  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 1:54 PM ET

    More than half of millennials, ages 18-34, want their next home to be larger, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman offers the details of his interview with Richmond Fed president Jeffrey Lacker, who believes it will take 3 years to reach 6.5 percent unemployment.

  • Are We In a Bond Bubble?  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 1:35 PM ET

    Discussing the biggest risks to the markets, and where the best opportunities are now, with Gibson Smith, co-CIO of fixed income at Janus Capital.

  • Apple sold 2 million iPhone 5 smartphones in China, and that seemed to take the fear out of investors who were questioning the stock's growth, explains Spencer Ante, The Wall Street Journal.

  • Managing a Losing Trade: Dick's Sporting Goods  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 12:51 PM ET

    How to play Dick's Sporting Goods now, since the stock is down about 11 percent after FMHR trader Joe Terranova made a bullish bet on the stock.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the highlights of his interview with the lone dissenter Jeffrey Lacker, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank president.

  • Iconix CEO on Retail, Consumers & the Fiscal Cliff  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    How the fiscal cliff talks may impact holiday spending, and the state of retail now, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Neil Cole, Iconix president & CEO.

  • Italy's Mario Monti May Run For PM  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 11:31 AM ET

    Markets across Europe close mostly lower on "fiscal cliff" concerns, and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Mario Monti is expected to make an announcement this week on whether he intends to run for Prime Minister.

  • Retail's Holiday Winners  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 11:19 AM ET

    There is one week left to wrap up your holiday shopping. From Abercrombie & Fitch to Costco, Roxanne Meyer, UBS retail analyst, and Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group, discuss which retailer is set to see top sales this season.

  • Fiscal Cliff Progress  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 11:10 AM ET

    Speaker Boehner has now offered to raise top tax rates on those making above $1 million, but only in exchange for substantial spending cuts. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest.

  • If Apple Falls Below $500, Next Stop: $310  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 11:03 AM ET

    Technical analyst Dan Fitzpatrick of StockMarketMentor.com explains why his charts show Apple falling dramatically if it doesn't bounce from the $500 level. He also analyzes the charts for Research in Motion.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman speaks to Jeffrey Lacker, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank president, who explains why he dissented on a few of the Federal Reserve's moves last week. "A numerical threshold for unemployment is risky for a couple of reasons," he explains.

  • Speaker Boehner's New Offer  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 10:05 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports Speaker Boehner is offering $1 trillion in tax revenue for $1 trillion in spending cuts.

  • Apple Today, or Stay Away  Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    Brian Marshall, ISI, takes a look at the tech titan after the iPhone's opening weekend in China, and whether it's a good time to stay in or pare your losses. "We are forecasting 48 million iPhones for the December quarter," says Marshall.

  • The Ambassador's Index  Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 7:55 PM ET

    Taking a closer look at Brazil's Ita├║ Unibanco, with CNBC's Amanda Drury; Tim Seymour of Triogem Asset Managemanet; David Riedel, Riedel Research Group; Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital.

  • Oregon's Nike Tax Deal  Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 7:22 PM ET

    Nike pledges to create 500 jobs, and spend $150 million in return tax, if legislators pass a deal to preserve the company's tax status for at least 5 years, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • The Week That Was: Cramer's Plays Through Pain  Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    The Mad Money crew piece together the best sound bites from this week's shows, including host Jim Cramer's stylish sweater from Gap in which he says he looks like Jimmy Carter, and why his index finger was in pain during the tapings.

  • CNBC's Maria Bartiromo discusses the day's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's Closing Bell.

  • Buy Best Buy Ahead of Buyout?  Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 4:54 PM ET

    Shares of Best Buy down 15 percent today, after the company gave co-founder Richard Schulze more time to put together a buyout offer. Brian Stutland, Stutland Volatility Group, offers insight.