Economic Reports


  • Time to Buy the Banks?     Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 2:08 PM ET

    Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital president & CIO, offers insight on the banking industry in light of the Libor scandal and the Standard Chartered case.

  • Drapkin on Investor Confidence     Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 1:40 PM ET

    Discussing what will help restore investor confidence, with Donald Drapkin, Casablanca Capital chairman & founder.

  • BoE Lowers Growth Forecast     Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 5:30 AM ET

    Mervyn King, governor of the Bank of England, says the UK central bank has lowered its forecast for growth amid difficult economic conditions.

  • President Obama Calls EU Leaders     Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012 | 4:15 PM ET

    Discussing whether President Obama is paying enough attention to the fiscal cliff, with Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute, and David Callahan, Demos Public Policy Center.

  • Daniele Antonucci, European Economist, Morgan Stanley says the slowdown in the EZ core, austerity measures and credit crunch might increase discontent in Italy.

  • The Reasons Behind UK Productivity Losses     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 2:15 AM ET

    Professor Charles Goodhart, professor emeritus of banking and finance at London School of Economics, says the contradiction between the U.K.'s gloomy economic outlook and the country's employment figures lies in an unexplained loss of productivity in Britain.

  • Why Human Traders Don't Stand a Chance     Monday, 6 Aug 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    Bob Pisani shows how computers can trigger profitable trades based on economic numbers or other data far faster than humans can. But when milliseconds count, are humans giving up too much control to the machines?

  • When Is the Fed Going to Act?     Sunday, 5 Aug 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS says monetary policy is not enough to rev up the U.S. economy. There has to be some fiscal policy on the part of Congress.

  • Impact of a Full Spain Bailout     Sunday, 5 Aug 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Managing Director, IHS says that if Spain receives a full bailout, there will be no funds left for Italy.

  • Grading Public Education     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 4:38 PM ET

    Randi Weingarten, American Federation of Teachers president, offers her take on unemployment, a new brand of unionism and presidential politics.

  • Should Investors Bet on the Fed?     Friday, 3 Aug 2012 | 3:45 PM ET

    Discussing whether investors should bet on more Fed stimulus, with David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, and Anthony Chan, Chase Wealth Management.

  • President Obama weighs in on the latest jobs data. "We've now created 4.5 million new jobs in 29 months," he says, adding that middle class Americans shouldn't be asked to pay more taxes. CNBC's John Harwood, weighs in.

  • ID Theft: Worse than Anyone Thought     Thursday, 2 Aug 2012 | 1:55 PM ET

    The IRS inspector general is releasing new information on identify theft. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Obama, Romney Spar Over Auto Bailout     Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012 | 4:41 PM ET

    President Obama slammed Mitt Romney for being against the auto bailouts. John Sununu, former New Hampshire Governor, weighs in.

  • Tomorrow in 30: All Eyes on the Economy     Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Bill Griffeth and Sue Herera report Yahoo's Ross Levinsohn is leaving the company; and discussing what investors should keep an eye on in tomorrow's market, with Steve Rosen of Societe Generale.

  • Earnings Hit By Slower Global Growth     Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 4:35 PM ET

    According to Key Bank, the majority of companies reporting earnings are coming up short on top-line sales estimates, with Nick Raich, Key Bank, and Chris Konstantinos, RiverFront Investment Group. "A deceleration is occurring across the world," says Raich.

  • USDA: 48% of Corn in Poor Condition     Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 4:08 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the worsening condition of crops, and the severity of the U.S. drought.

  • Protecting Your Profits     Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 2:09 PM ET

    Discussing how investors can position their portfolios ahead of the Fed decision, with Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO, and Peter Tuz, Chase Investment Counsel president.

  • Apple: Twitter Buzz & Samsung Lawsuit     Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on news that Apple and Twitter may be talking and looks at the patent battle between Apple and Samsung, with Ina Fried, All Things Digital.

  • What's Driving Markets This Week?     Monday, 30 Jul 2012 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the three key economic events weighing on the markets this week.