Economic Forecasting


  • Outrageous Demands From the Dems     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports Republicans are saying the White House wants at least $50 billion in new spending; and Matt Miller, Washington Post; Judd Gregg, Goldman Sachs International Advisor; Guy Benson, Townhall.com; and Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine, weigh in.

  • Healthcare Trust of America CEO Scott Peters discusses the state of health care and his business. "We have seen more growth in the last 6 months than in the past 3-5 years," he says.

  • Goldman Likes RIM, Should You?     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs upgrades Research In motion to a buy, with the Fast Money traders; and Christopher Verrone of Strategas, takes a technical look at the stock market.

  • Burberry CEO Talks Luxury Market     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 5:19 PM ET

    Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts discusses how luxury sales are performing this holiday season; and the Fast Money traders weigh in with the top trades in retail.

  • Tomorrow In 30: Dividends & Data     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:53 PM ET

    What to expect in tomorrow's trading session, with Brian Rehling, Wells Fargo Advisors; Darren Wolfberg, BNP Paribas; and Peter Tuz, Chase Investment Counsel.

  • Nevada's Own 'Fiscal Cliff' Woes     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:47 PM ET

    Senator Harry Reid's state of Nevada has been hit harder in the downturn than any other state in the U.S. CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to small business owners about their concerns over the fiscal cliff.

  • Dollar Bills vs. Dollar Coins     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:43 PM ET

    A fiscal cliff deal could kick dollar bills to the curb and, in turn, save an estimated $4.5 billion. Former Arizona Congressman Jim Kolbe (R), and Claes Bell, Bankrate.com senior banking analyst, look at the value of dollar coins vs. dollar bills.

  • CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to Chevron CEO John Watson about where he is investing despite fiscal cliff concerns, and what he expects for the U.S. economy in 2013.

  • Rep. Pelosi on Fiscal Cliff Talks     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:24 PM ET

    House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi addresses the fiscal cliff talks and what the Democrats are willing to do.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani speaks to Art Cashin of UBS about what moves traders are making ahead of the fiscal cliff. The market "believes the leaders in Washington have learned their lesson," he says.

  • Sternlicht: $250,000 No Longer 'Rich'     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:01 PM ET

    Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group CEO, discusses how he is planning for the fiscal cliff and beyond, another 4 years of President Obama, and the state of real estate.

  • Discussing areas of the market investors should be watching, aside from the fiscal cliff, with Jordan Waxman, Hightower; Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Closing Countdown     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:58 PM ET

    The markets close for the day, as traders await comments from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. And Ben Willis of Albert Fried and Company discusses risks the U.S. economy faces ahead of 2013.

  • Millionaires & Cliff-Related Tax Hikes     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:51 PM ET

    Many millionaires are racing to take as much income as they can before the year is over to avoid possible tax hikes in 2013, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Money Managers' Cliff-Investing Advice     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:42 PM ET

    How to invest amid uncertainty and fiscal cliff worries, with Craig Hodges, Hodges Fund; Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Family of Funds; and CNBC's Jeff Cox.

  • Rangel Talks Cliff Deal     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:13 PM ET

    Without a deal, automatic spending cuts and higher taxes will kick in on January 1, 2013. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) weighs in..

  • Riding the Market Wave     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:04 PM ET

    What's moving the markets, and how to play it, with Todd Buchholz, Former White House economic adviser; Christian Thwaites, Sentinel Investment; CNBC contributor Ron Insana and Rick Santelli.

  • U.S. Energy Independence Coming?     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 2:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson speaks to Dr. Fatih Birol, IEA chief economist, who expects the U.S. to be the world's largest oil producer by 2017.

  • Wealthy Cliff-Proofing Cash     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 2:14 PM ET

    The wealthy are doing a lot of income management right now ahead of potential tax hikes in 2013. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.

  • Stocks Yo-Yo on Cliff Comments     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:32 PM ET

    Checking on the state of the markets, with independent trader Kenny Polcari and CNBC's Bob Pisani.