Economic Forecasting


  • Rep. Pelosi on Fiscal Cliff Talks  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:24 PM ET

    House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi addresses the fiscal cliff talks and what the Democrats are willing to do.

  • CNBC's Bob Pisani speaks to Art Cashin of UBS about what moves traders are making ahead of the fiscal cliff. The market "believes the leaders in Washington have learned their lesson," he says.

  • Not Just the 'Fiscal Cliff' Investors Are Watching  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:01 PM ET

    Discussing areas of the market investors should be watching, aside from the fiscal cliff, with Jordan Waxman, Hightower; Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Sternlicht: $250,000 No Longer 'Rich'  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 4:01 PM ET

    Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group CEO, discusses how he is planning for the fiscal cliff and beyond, another 4 years of President Obama, and the state of real estate.

  • Closing Countdown  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:58 PM ET

    The markets close for the day, as traders await comments from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. And Ben Willis of Albert Fried and Company discusses risks the U.S. economy faces ahead of 2013.

  • Millionaires & Cliff-Related Tax Hikes  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:51 PM ET

    Many millionaires are racing to take as much income as they can before the year is over to avoid possible tax hikes in 2013, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Money Managers' Cliff-Investing Advice  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:42 PM ET

    How to invest amid uncertainty and fiscal cliff worries, with Craig Hodges, Hodges Fund; Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Family of Funds; and CNBC's Jeff Cox.

  • Rangel Talks Cliff Deal  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:13 PM ET

    Without a deal, automatic spending cuts and higher taxes will kick in on January 1, 2013. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) weighs in..

  • Riding the Market Wave  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 3:04 PM ET

    What's moving the markets, and how to play it, with Todd Buchholz, Former White House economic adviser; Christian Thwaites, Sentinel Investment; CNBC contributor Ron Insana and Rick Santelli.

  • U.S. Energy Independence Coming?  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 2:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson speaks to Dr. Fatih Birol, IEA chief economist, who expects the U.S. to be the world's largest oil producer by 2017.

  • Wealthy Cliff-Proofing Cash  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 2:14 PM ET

    The wealthy are doing a lot of income management right now ahead of potential tax hikes in 2013. CNBC's Robert Frank has the details.

  • Stocks Yo-Yo on Cliff Comments  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:32 PM ET

    Checking on the state of the markets, with independent trader Kenny Polcari and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Markets to Pop on Dudley's Comments?  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:12 PM ET

    Discussing how the markets are reacting to New York Fed president William Dudley's comments on the fiscal cliff, with Jeff Kilburg, Killir Kapital Management.

  • Dow Still Lower For November  Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 1:04 PM ET

    Independent trader Kenny Polcari forecasts market volatility for the rest of the year.

  • Cracks In the Housing Recovery?  Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 5:15 PM ET

    New home sales dropped slightly in October, and Barbara Corcoran, Real Estate Mogul & NBC Real Estate Contributor, weighs in on the housing recovery. "The housing market is stronger than people think it is," she says.

  • Investors Flee Stocks on Fiscal Fears  Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood offers an update on the meeting between President Obama, VP Joe Biden and CEOs; and Mike Harris, Campbell, explains why running from the market isn't the best idea right now.

  • PVH Corp CEO: Expecting Strong Holiday Season  Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Discussing his company's acquisition of Warnaco, and expectations for the holiday season, with PVH Corp CEO Manny Chirico.

  • Tomorrow In 30: Fed's Beige Book, New Home Sales  Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:56 PM ET

    What to expect from tomorrow's trading session, with Kevin Cummins, UBS; Michael James, Wedbush; and Scott Wren, Wells Fargo Advisors.

  • Counting Down to the Cliff  Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:42 PM ET

    Just how happy are citizens and business owners with the way their elected representatives are handling the fiscal cliff threat? CNBC's John Harwood travels to John Boehner's district in Ohio to find out.

  • Defense Contractors Stockpiling Cash  Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 4:33 PM ET

    Some of the major players in the defense industry are hoarding cash amid fears of going over the fiscal cliff, which would mean major cuts to defense spending. Howard Rubel, Jefferies aerospace and defense analyst, and Patrick McCarthy, FBR Capital Markets senior defense analyst, offer insight.