Four districts— Boston, Atlanta, Chicago and St. Louis— reported moderate growth in manufacturing, while some other districts said growth was basically flat during the survey period. Kansas City described a sharp fall in activity in energy producers Oklahoma and New Mexico, while the Dallas district said that oilfield machinery sales were down significantly...» Read More
Discussing what a real deal to avert the fiscal cliff looks like, with Senator John Thune (R-SD). "As we look at these policies, entitlement reform and tax reform has got to be about growth," he says.
Checking on the economic impact if the U.S. economy goes over the fiscal cliff, with Nathan Sheets, Citi, and Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macroeconomic Advisors.
Discussing the major roadblocks in the fiscal cliff negotiations, with Senator John Thune (R-SD). "Ideally, we would like to see a deal right now that includes a restructuring of entitlement programs," he says.
CNBC's Joe Kernen reports on which stocks investors should keep an eye on this morning, including Jefferies cutting its price target on Apple from $900 to $800.
The Federal Reserve is expected to replace Operation Twist with new asset purchases this week, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman. The quandary for the Fed is how much of the decline in the unemployment rate to believe, he says.
Erskine Bowles, one half of President Obama's deficit reduction commission, tells "Squawk Box" why he's more optimistic the "fiscal cliff" will be averted.
President Obama is preparing to speak in Detroit today on the U.S. economy, and there is no word of any progress on a deal to avert the fiscal cliff. CNBC's John Harwood offers insight.
How to position your portfolio amid concerns about higher capital gains rates ahead, with Jeff Kilburg of Killir Kapital Management
The White House has given the green light for a plan that would require all future cars and trucks to be equipped with black boxes for gathering data in accidents, with Former Prosecutor Tom Curran.
Zach Karabell, River Twice Research, weighs in on Apple's wild ride this week, and how other tech stocks are faring amid fiscal cliff concerns.
A look at how to trade despite an apparent "fiscal cliff" stalemate, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.
What investors should keep an eye out for in tomorrow's trading session, with Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital; Scott Carmack, Leader Capital; and Joe Heider, Rehmann Financial.
TD Bank Group's CEO Ed Clark discusses Q4 profits that beat the Street, and his company's decision to buy Epoch Holding Corporation.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports fiscal cliff negotiations resume after a week-long pause.
Is this a good time or a bad time to invest? CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the data from CNBC's All America Economic Survey, saying 55 percent on average say it is a good time to buy stocks.
Discussing the nature of the U.S. economic recovery, and how to invest going into the New Year, with Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors senior equity strategist.
Discussing how the fiscal cliff might impact corporate rates, and investment-related rates, with Fedex CEO Fred Smith.
President Obama is visiting a middle-class family in Northern Virginia, and said he "remains optimistic" that lawmakers can reach a deal that is good for middle-class families and the U.S. economy.
Right now, wind power receives a subsidy from Uncle Sam, but that could vanish if the U.S. goes over the fiscal cliff, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Ken Caldeira of Carnegie Institution for Science.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the recovery in tech stocks, including Apple coming off of its lows but still in bear market territory.