WASHINGTON, June 29- Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes rose to their highest level in just over nine years in May, in a further boost to the housing market and the broader economic outlook. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday its Pending Home Sales Index, based on contracts signed last month, increased 0.9 percent to 112.6, the highest...» Read More
CNBC's Steve Liesman speaks to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner about the fiscal cliff negotiations in Washington.
Markets are moving higher today, with William Braman, Ballentine Partners; Eric Schoenstein, Jensen Fund; Mark Eibel, Russell Investments; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
More than 100 major companies have now announced either special dividends or that their dividends will be moved up from next year to this year, with CNBC's Robert Frank.
ADP is showing the private sector created 118,000 positions last month, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Lawmakers are leaving Capitol Hill to begin a long weekend. Can the divided Congress get a deal on the fiscal cliff before the deadline? Rep.Tim Walz, (D-MN), weighs in, saying it is "outrageous" Congressmen are taking the long weekend.
Analyst Mike Mayo compares Bank of America to Citi and goes on record with which name he wants to own.
What to expect from tomorrow's trading session, with Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; Ernesto Ramos, BMO Asset Management; and Jimmy Lee, Strategic Wealth Associates.
If a fiscal cliff deal does not happen, what happens to Medicare and the health care industry? New York Presbyterian Hospital CEO Steve Corwin offers insight.
CNBC's Eamon Javers offers insight on the White House and GOP plans for the fiscal cliff.
Dissecting today's market moves, with Keith Springer, Springer Financial Advisors; Abigail Doolittle, The Seaport Group; Dean Maki, Barclays; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Checking on the state of the markets ahead of today's close, and discussing how to invest ahead of possible higher taxes, with Joe Tanious, JPMorgan Funds and CNBC's Jeff Cox.
Discussing the GOP's plan to avert the fiscal cliff, with James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Michael Lind, New America Foundation.
CNBC's John Harwood reports there are hints of a compromise in Washington, and Eamon Javers reports Sen. Jim Demint said "Speaker Boehner's $800 billion tax hike will destroy American jobs."
The fast approaching fiscal cliff is causing a lot of nervousness among businesses, especially among small manufacturing companies. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the Obama administration believes you cannot bank on tax reform up front.
Discussing how to invest amid uncertainty, with Wally Weitz, Weitz Partners III Opportunity Fund.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the latest moves in metal commodities.
Harvard Business School Professor Deepak Molhotra, discusses whether the impact from going over the fiscal cliff is already felt in 2013-2014 planning.
Independent trader Kenny Polcari dissects the latest market action. "Investors are not going to make any more decisions until there is more clarity," he explains.
President Obama has finished speaking with Governors at the White House about the fiscal cliff. CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers report the latest.