Economic Forecasting


  • 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.

  • Markets to Pop on Dudley's Comments?     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:12 PM ET

    Discussing how the markets are reacting to New York Fed president William Dudley's comments on the fiscal cliff, with Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kapital Management.

  • Dow Still Lower For November     Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:04 PM ET

    Independent trader Kenny Polcari forecasts market volatility for the rest of the year.

  • Cracks In the Housing Recovery?     Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    New home sales dropped slightly in October, and Barbara Corcoran, Real Estate Mogul & NBC Real Estate Contributor, weighs in on the housing recovery. "The housing market is stronger than people think it is," she says.

  • Investors Flee Stocks on Fiscal Fears     Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood offers an update on the meeting between President Obama, VP Joe Biden and CEOs; and Mike Harris, Campbell, explains why running from the market isn't the best idea right now.

  • PVH Corp CEO: Expecting Strong Holiday Season     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Discussing his company's acquisition of Warnaco, and expectations for the holiday season, with PVH Corp CEO Manny Chirico.

  • What to expect from tomorrow's trading session, with Kevin Cummins, UBS; Michael James, Wedbush; and Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • Counting Down to the Cliff     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:42 PM ET

    Just how happy are citizens and business owners with the way their elected representatives are handling the fiscal cliff threat? CNBC's John Harwood travels to John Boehner's district in Ohio to find out.

  • Defense Contractors Stockpiling Cash     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:33 PM ET

    Some of the major players in the defense industry are hoarding cash amid fears of going over the fiscal cliff, which would mean major cuts to defense spending. Howard Rubel, Jefferies aerospace and defense analyst, and Patrick McCarthy, FBR Capital Markets senior defense analyst, offer insight.

  • Special Dividend Announcements Ahead of Cliff     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:18 PM ET

    A host of companies have rushed to issue special dividends or pay them early in order to avoid higher taxes next year. Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," and Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, discuss whether it's pre-mature to make such a move.

  • Cliff Concerns & the New Year     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Forecasting how fiscal cliff concerns might play out in 2013's market, with CNBC's Jeff Cox; Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab; and Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel.

  • Obsessed With Fiscal Cliff Talks?     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 3:58 PM ET

    CNBC's Bill Griffeth takes a close look at portfolios put together in the event the U.S. hits or avoids the fiscal cliff. Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners, and Peter Costa, Empire Executions, weigh in.

  • What About Spending Cuts?     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 3:38 PM ET

    Taking a closer look at what lawmakers could cut, and by how much, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) explains why he is willing to go over the cliff rather than make a bad deal.

  • Checking the Markets Now     Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 1:22 PM ET

    Discussing how Greece's new debt deal and fiscal cliff fears are impacting the markets, with independent trader Kenny Polcari.