Economic Reports


  • Lack of Supply Drops June Sales Data     Thursday, 19 Jul 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Existing home sales dropped 5.4% in June, largely due to a lack of supply on the low end where investors have been active, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Chanos: Hewlett-Packard in Declining Businesses     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 5:16 PM ET

    Jim Chanos of Kynikos thinks Hewlett-Packard is "the ultimate value trap," and is "in declining businesses." The Fast Money traders, weigh in.

  • IBM Beats EPS Estimates     Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 5:16 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the details of IBM's Q2 earnings report, and its conference call.

  • 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.

  • How Are Earnings Impacting the Markets?     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 2:19 PM ET

    Discussing which economic reports are the leading catalysts for moves in the market, with Gemma Godfrey, Brooks Macdonald Asset Management, and David Fleisher, Firstrust Financial Resources.

  • The President's Quest for Cash     Monday, 16 Jul 2012 | 1:17 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood discusses whether the Obama camp is as desperate as the emails appear, and just how much each party has raised thus far.

  • Marc Faber Reacts to China's GDP     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 7:51 PM ET

    Marc Faber of "The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report," reacts to China's GDP data, and today's market rally. Tim Seymour of EmergingMoney.com; Ron Shah, Managing Partner, Jina Ventures; and Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, weigh in.

  • Today's Rally Good News for the Market?     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 7:26 PM ET

    Stocks staged a major rally today, but what caused the surge? Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and Ron Kruszewski, Stifel Nicolaus, offer insight.

  • Too Big to Behave? JPMorgan & 'The Whale'     Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 1:11 PM ET

    Highlighting new information on the so-called London Whale, with CNBC's John Carney and Neil Weinberg, American Banker.

  • UBS Analyst on the Credit Card Trade     Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 5:09 PM ET

    John Williams, UBS analyst, discusses his company's downgrade on Visa and MasterCard. "These are by no means broken companies, or broken stories, it's just right now we do not like the macro setup," says Williams.

  • Alcoa Reports Earnings Beat     Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 5:00 PM ET

    Alcoa kicked off earnings season with an earnings beat. The FMHR traders weigh in on how to play the stock now.

  • Q2 Headwinds to Weigh on Earnings     Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan sums up what investors can expect from this earnings season.

  • Is Your State a 'Top State?'     Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 10:53 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Cohn explains how CNBC determines which states make the cut as a top state for business.

  • Tomorrow in 30: All About Jobs     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 4:56 PM ET

    Previewing where the markets might be headed after tomorrow's jobs report, with Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital; and CNBC contributor Peter Boockvar.

  • What can investors expect out of tomorrow's jobs number? Craig Hodges, The Hodges Fund; Gene Peroni, Advisors Asset Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli provide perspective. "I have never seen a bigger disconnect between what is going on in businesses, and what the investors think about the economy in my 25 years," says Hodges.

  • Previewing June Jobs Report     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 3:47 PM ET

    Traders are anticipating how the markets might move after tomorrow's jobs report is released. David Steinberg, DLS Capital Management founder/CEO, and John Manley, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, share their opinions.

  • Where US Dollar Is Headed...     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 3:19 PM ET

    Adam Lerrick of The American Enterprise Institute spoke to CNBC's "Squawk Box" team and shared his negative outlook on the U.S. Dollar Index; and Michael Woolfolk, BNY Mellon, and Jeremy Stretch, CIBC, share their opinions.

  • Countdown to Jobs Report     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Previewing how tomorrow's jobs report might move the markets, with John Ryding, RDQ Economics; Michael Ryan, UBS; Thomas Belesis, John Thomas Financial CEO; and the "Closing Bell," weigh in.

  • Does GM Have a Case of 'Eurosis'?     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 2:32 PM ET

    General Motors' sales increased 15.5 percent in June, but the stock is down nearly 37 percent since its IPO. Is something wrong? Dutch Mandle, Auto Week; Alec Gutierrez, Kelley Blue Book; and CNBC's Phil LeBeau, share their opinions.