Economic Forecasting


  • Stocks Failing to Hold Gains     Monday, 27 Aug 2012 | 7:17 PM ET

    Checking on the markets as investors walk on egg shells ahead of Bernanke's Jackson Hole speech on Friday, with Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities banking analyst.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Big Movers Tomorrow     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 4:52 PM ET

    What to watch in tomorrow's markets, with Fuad Ahmed, Just2Trade president/CEO, and John Spallanzani, GFI Group.

  • Paul Ryan on Spending Cuts     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Tonight, on "The Kudlow Report," CNBC's Larry Kudlow talks to Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan (R-WI) about his plans to fix the country's deficit.

  • Marc Faber: Global Recession Certain     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 3:19 PM ET

    Marc Faber, "The Gloom, Boom & Doom" Report, explains why he thinks there is a 100% chance for an economic recession ahead.

  • Foolish to Bank on More Fed Stimulus?     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 3:03 PM ET

    Is St. Louis Fed president James Bullard throwing cold water on any hopes for big stimulus? Ron Muhlenkamp, Muhlenkamp Fund; CNBC Contributors Dan Greehaus and Peter Boockvar; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, share their opinions.

  • Large Caps vs. Small Caps     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 2:18 PM ET

    Go big or go small? Two five-star fund managers, Barry James, James Investment Research, and Eric Marshall, Hodges Capital Management, provide perspective.

  • Paul Ryan on Fiscal Cliff     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 2:11 PM ET

    Tonight, on "The Kudlow Report," CNBC's Larry Kudlow talks to Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan (R-WI) about the upcoming fiscal cliff.

  • Analyze This: Safeway Downgraded     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 1:23 PM ET

    Jefferies downgraded Safeway to hold from buy, and cut its price target to $17 from $20, and other analyst calls, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs and Matt Cheslock of Virtu Financial.

  • Paul Ryan on Taxes, Revenues     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Larry Kudlow talks to Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan (R-WI) about President Obama's economic strategies and tax reforms.

  • Fed's Bullard: Not Clear Action Needed     Thursday, 23 Aug 2012 | 8:59 AM ET

    James Bullard, president of St. Louis Fed, says it is still unclear whether more Fed action is necessary.

  • Hewlett-Packard's Big Losses     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 7:24 PM ET

    Hewlett-Packard lost nearly $9 billion in its third quarter, and polling firm Gallup has been accused by the Justice Department with padding its bills, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Stock End Mixed After Fed Minutes     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 7:12 PM ET

    The markets reacted after the Fed minutes, with Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, and Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors. "I hope Ben Bernanke uses Jackson Hole to put the blame back where it belongs -- on Congress, on the president, on spending, on regulation and taxes," says Wesbury.

  • US on Alert for Recession?     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    The Congressional Budget Office's estimates have put the economy on recession alert, with David Malpass, Encima Global president, and Dean Baker, Center for Economic & Policy Research co-director.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Europe & the Economy     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 4:52 PM ET

    What's likely to move your money tomorrow morning, with Mark Spellman, Eulav Asset Management; Robert Smalley, UBS; and Peter Tuz, Chase Investment counsel.

  • Closing Countdown: Fed Minutes & Earnings     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 3:56 PM ET

    The markets react to the FOMC minutes, and a preview of Hewlett-Packard's earnings, with Stephanie Link, TheStreet.com and Peter Costa, Empire Executions.

  • Fiscal Cliff Will Bring Recession: CBO     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 3:48 PM ET

    This is the fourth straight year where the U.S. has had deficits of over $1 trillion, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. And the CBO says that if Congress doesn't deal with the fiscal cliff before the end of the year, we will have a recession next year, although the deficit would shrink.

  • Hyundai Sales Up 9.5 Percent YTD     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Hyundai expects record U.S. sales this year, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Downward Deficit Revision     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    The reason for the downward deficit revision is an increase in economic activity, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Tomorrow in 30: EU, Energy, & Earnings     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    What to expect from the markets tomorrow, with Brian Peery, Hennesy Funds; Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital; and Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • 82% Disapprove of Congress: NBC/WSJ Poll     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 4:39 PM ET

    A top IRS official is reporting that if Congress waits too long to resolve the fiscal cliff issues, billions in tax refunds could be delayed in 2013. Chris Edwards, Cato Institute, thinks this could be a "wake up call" for Washington, while Andrew Fieldhouse, Economic Policy Institute says claims are "overblown."