The final September reading on consumer sentiment finished at 84.6, the highest since July 2013.» Read More
Texas Instruments reports Q3 EPS of $0.45 versus a $0.46 estimate, with Patrick Wang, Evercore Partners Semiconductor analyst.
Suntrust Bank is trading lower today despite posting solid earnings. Jason Goldberg, Barclays senior banking analyst, offers insight.
Companies are reporting the worst guidance outlook in 11 years. How are earnings impacting the markets? Brian Belski, BMO Capital Markets, provides perspective. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Peabody Energy is up after better-than-expected earnings.
Hans Goetti, Chief Investment Officer Asia, Finaport says that the AUD is being supported by risk on trade as the USD weakens and that there's more downside for the Aussie.
Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC says that lower interest rates will boost the country's housing and construction sectors, while a lower AUD will boost tourism and manufacturing.
Tony Farnham, Economist & Analyst, Patersons Securities says that after walking away with a 'limp' from the June meeting, Merkel's has not managed to win support from Italy, Spain and France on several issues.
NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports on documents released today that show safety concerns in Benghazi; and Paul Wolfowitz, American Enterprise Institute scholar, weighs in.
Larry Kudlow charges that after all this time, the details surrounding the Libya attacks and what the White House knew are getting all the more confusing What gives? With former Deputy Secretary Of Defense and Former World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz.
Has company earnings data been more disappointing than investors thought? Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital, and Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital, provide perspective.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest Consumer Price Index numbers.
Glenn Hutchins, Silver Lake co-founder, provides perspective on the global economy, and how much the IMF forecast plays a role in his decisions. "We need to restore people's confidence because of some of the glitches that have occurred -- by the way, these glitches have been about technology to run markets -- they're not about high frequency trading," he says.
The IMF just released its World Economic Outlook update, and expects the world economy to grow 3.3 percent this year, and 3.6 percent in 2013, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
RNC Chair Reince Priebus, shares his opinions on the presidential debates, saying the President was "meandering and uninspiring;" and Keith Boykin, former Clinton White House Aide, and Jedediah Bila, author of "Outnumbered," weigh in.
Jack Welch, The Jack Welch Management Institute, explains the tweet he made this morning about the jobs data accusing the White house of skewing the data to help Obama; sharing their opinions on the data is Igor Volsky, ThinkProgress.org and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal.
Looking at the latest jobs data, former GE Chairman and CEO Jack Welch tells Larry Kudlow he's suspicious and of the numbers and explains why he's been so vocal about his skepticism.
When the jobs report came out this morning showing an improved 7.8 percent unemployment rate, some cried foul with the numbers. Elaine Chao, former Labor Secretary, share her opinions on the numbers. "I think it's hard to manipulate [both the household and payroll surveys]," she says.
Marc Morial, National Urban League president/CEO, and Ron Christie, Christie Strategies founder/CEO, discuss September's jobs data and just how much credit President Obama should get for the positive numbers.
Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities senior fellow, shares his take on whether the Obama administration is manipulating labor laws and addresses the issue of unsubstantiated allegations BLS numbers were manipulated.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the Office of Management and Budget's argument on the WARN Act. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), shares his take on the Obama administration, and whether the federal labor law is being violated, saying he wouldn't put anything past this Administration.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down September's jobs data; and Rep. Allen West (R-FL), shares his opinions on the 7.8 percent unemployment rate. "I am very questionable of what we do see coming out of this administration because the numbers don't add up," he says.