WASHINGTON, Aug 21- U.S. home resales rose to a 10- month high in July and the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, signaling strength in the economy early in the third quarter.» Read More
Discussing the state of U.S. debt, the fiscal cliff, and what the business community will say to President Obama tomorrow at the White House, with Duncan Niederauer, NYSE Euronext CEO.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on remarks made by Fed Vice Chair Janet Yellen on the Fed and inflation.
Insight on the markets, with Carol Roth, "The Entrepreneur Equation" author; Bruce McCain, Key Private Bank; and Stephen Guilfoyle, Meridian Equity Partners.
Discussing Romney's immigration blunder, and immigration reform, with Christopher Ruddy, NewsMax Media founder, president and CEO.
Discussing opportunities for veterans, with Cal Quinn, Drexel Hamiltion CFO. "41 percent of service disabled veterans are unemployed," he says.
Discussing news that the FBI withheld its findings about Petraeus' affair from the White House and congressional leaders, with Homeland Security Committee Chairman Rep. Peter King (R).
Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), says it is "very important to focus on the fiscal reform issue," in discussing whether a deal is possible on the fiscal cliff; and Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform, and Steve McMahon, Democratic strategist, weigh in.
Sen. Bob Corker tells Larry Kudlow that he¿s hoping President Obama will accept the olive branch extended by House Speaker Boehner. But rate hikes can't be part of the compromise, he said.
Assessing the market impact from the fiscal cliff, and where to invest now, with Ed Butowsky, Chapwood Investments.
Discussing whether the "age of Apple" is over, with the Fast Money traders; and Stephen, Suttmeier, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, forecasts where the markets could be at the end of the year.
Discussing whether investors will continue their flight to safety, with David James, James Advantage Funds; Sameer Samana, Wells Fargo Advisors; and Jennifer Delaney, UBS.
With retailers releasing quarterly numbers this week, many are also outlining their strategy to win over Black Friday or pre-Black Friday shoppers, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports the White House is saying President Obama will veto any bill extending tax cuts for people who earn $250,000 or more. CNBC's Jim Cramer, Herb Greenberg & Amanda Drury discuss.
The Dow is on track to cap off its worst week in 5 months as fiscal cliff fears are weighing on investors. Reasons to be bullish on the markets, with Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group, and Tony Dwyer, Canaccord Genuity, managing director.
You can't have job creation, and revenue creation by attacking the people who are trying to create the jobs, explains Matt Tyler, Vickers Engineering president & CEO.
The President is speaking out on the fiscal cliff, and standing his ground on higher taxes for wealthier Americans. Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, provide perspective.
President Obama is pushing for a balanced approach to resolving the fiscal cliff, with Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT).
Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), explains why he thinks the U.S. has already gone over the "fiscal cliff of spending," and that the "cliff" on January 1, 2013, is a "wall of higher tax rates."
While both House Speaker and President Obama were speaking, the market was trading nervously, explains Art Cashin, UBS.
CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers react to President Obama's remarks on the fiscal cliff, and House Speak John Boehner's comments on raising tax rates on the wealthy.