Economic Forecasting


  • 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.

  • Your Golden Egg: Save For Retirement     Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 1:50 PM ET

    How to catch up on your savings for retirement, with CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Buffett: US Economy Inching Ahead     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 7:43 PM ET

    Warren Buffett said the U.S. economy is "still inching ahead." Michelle Girard, RBS senior economist, and David Malpass, Encima Global president, provide perspective.

  • Retailers Strategizing for the Holidays     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    There are 2 months until Christmas, and retailers are in preparation to attract customers. Are consumers prepared to spend this year? Jerry Storch, Toys "R" Us chairman & CEO, discusses price matching and layaway offers.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Earnings & the Economy     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    What investors will be watching tomorrow, with Stephanie Link, TheStreet; Chris Tevere, Forex.com; and Kevin Cummins, UBS.

  • ADP Changing the Way It Calculates Data     Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 6:42 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman, reports on ADP's changing jobs report methodology, and discussing whether the changes will result in more accurate readings on the government's payroll report, with Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, and Jan Siegmund, ADP.

  • Bubble in Blue Chips?     Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    Dan Genter, CEO & CIO of RNC Genter Capital Management, and Barry James, James Advantage Funds, discuss whether a blue chip bubble is bursting before investors' eyes now.

  • Middle Class Retirement Survey     Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 2:20 PM ET

    Laurie Nordquist, head of the retirement 401K Business at Wells Fargo, offers insight on a new survey indicating that 70 percent of middle class Americans say they are not confident in the stock market as a place for retirement.

  • What to expect from tomorrow's markets after tonight's final presidential debate, with Michael James, Wedbush Securities; Jordan Kimmel, Benjamin Securities; and Kimberly Foss, Empyrion Wealth Management.

  • Chicago Bullet Tax to Curb Crime?     Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 7:26 PM ET

    Chicago has had 409 homicides so far in 2012, and one city official is proposing a new tax on each bullet as a solution. Lenny McAllister, Republican strategist, says the proposal is ridiculous.

  • Google Slips on Earnings Oops     Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Google's printers prematurely released the company's earnings, and the stock weakened until trading was halted. Don Luskin, Trend Macro CIO, discusses the state of the U.S. stock market, and the upcoming elections.