Economic Forecasting


  • Talking Numbers: Bid on eBay?     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 3:31 PM ET

    Shares of eBay are up sharply ahead of its big earnings release this afternoon. Enis Taner, RiskReversal.com, discusses what the charts say about how to invest in the stock.

  • Bernanke on Libor Flaws     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 7:56 PM ET

    Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities banking analyst, discusses the details of the Libor rate-rigging scandal, and also remarks on Fed Chairman Bernanke's statements regarding the scandal.

  • Do We Need More QE3?     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), discusses Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill today, and whether the CFTC is at fault for the collapse of Peregrine Financial Group.

  • Bernanke & Beyond     Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the details of Fed chairman Bernanke's testimony this morning, and CNBC's Rick Santelli reacts to interest rate manipulation.

  • Economic Fears Deepen     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    Has the economy recovered during Obama's presidency, and is it going to get better or worse? David Goldman, Macro-Strategy; Joe Lavorgna, Deutsche Bank; and Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial, share their opinions.

  • Discussing which economic data investors should be watching tomorrow, with Rick Fier, Conifer Securities; John Spallanzani, GFI Group; and Eric Marshall, Hodges Capital Management.

  • Investors Waiting on Bernanke?     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 4:06 PM ET

    How will tomorrow's flurry of earnings reports and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech move the markets? Leo Grohowski, BNY Mellon Wealth Management; Dan McMahon, Raymond James; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, provide perspective.

  • How to Play Tomorrow's Earnings     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 1:39 PM ET

    Intel and Coca-Cola are among the companies reporting earnings tomorrow. Dani Hughes of Divine Capital Markets, shares investment strategies.

  • Ahead of Johnson & Johnson's Earnings     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 1:12 PM ET

    Forecasting Johnson & Johnson's earnings report tomorrow, with CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Where's the Consumer?     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    Retail spending is now down three months in a row, and the IMF has lowered its global growth forecast on big declines in emerging markets, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • IMF Downgrades Global Growth     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 9:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the data on the IMF's forecast for global growth, including the downside risks from Europe's financial crisis and the U.S. "fiscal cliff."

  • How 'Healthy' is U.S. Economy?     Thursday, 12 Jul 2012 | 10:45 AM ET

    Greg Ip, "The Little Book of Economics" author, explains why he is optimistic about the U.S. economy, despite a weaker-than-expected June jobs report and political stalemates.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Jobs, Earnings & Markets     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 4:50 PM ET

    All eyes on initial jobless claims data tomorrow, and Stephanie Link, TheStreet; Quint Tatro; Tatro Capital; and Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus, discuss what else investors should be watching.

  • Big Market Movers in Today's Session     Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 3:55 PM ET

    Taking the pulse of today's trading session minutes before the closing bell, with Danielle Hughes, Divine Capital founder/CEO; CNBC contributor Richard Bernstein; and CNBC's Brian Shactman. "Earnings are likely to be disappointing again," says Bernstein.

  • Apple Playbook Ahead of Earnings     Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Apple is set to report its Q3 earnings on July 24, with the FMHR traders; and 2012 has been a rough year for hedge funds, but what are the catalysts? David Bailin, Citi Private Bank, offers insight.

  • Top States for Business     Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 2:30 PM ET

    CNBC study uses public data to grade all 50 states, with CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • The 1% Growth Initiative     Friday, 22 Jun 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman has a recap of a European conference. Tyler Vernon, Biltmore Capital, weighs in.

  • Growth Funded by Debt Is Nonsensical: Pro     Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 2:00 AM ET

    "The best case view that we have for European growth over the next three years is flat in aggregate. Growth measures funded with more debt doesn't really make a lot of sense, the key problem is that the European project is not viable as it stands," Bob Janjuah, global head of tactical asset allocation at Nomura, told CNBC.

  • The 10 Most Overpaid NBA Players Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 11:30 AM ET
    Sports fans hold strong opinions about which pro basketball players deserve their massive salaries, and which ones don’t. One fan, however, has gone further than the average barstool commentator --- Southern Utah University economics professor David Berri. Berri is co-author of the 2006 book “The Wages of Wins,” which determines which players are overpaid with a statistical method called "Wins Produced" that he and his co-authors developed.According to Berri, NBA players are paid for high scorin

    Sports fans hold strong opinions about basketball salaries, but economics professor David Berri developed a statistical method to see which players are the most overpaid.

  • Forecasting the major catalysts in tomorrow's market, with Stephanie Link, The Street; Steven Rosen, Societe Generale; and Craig Hodges, The Hodges Fund.