Economic Reports


  • 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.

  • Bigger Mess Ahead for Foreclosures?     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 4:42 PM ET

    RealtyTrac's latest survey shows foreclosures are going to get a lot worse before they get better, with Brandon Moore, RealtyTrac CEO.

  • Zynga Q2 EPS $0.01 vs. $0.05 Est.     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 4:32 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the details of Zynga's Q2 earnings data.

  • Roadmap: Earnings, Apple's Fallout & Banks     Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses Boeing & Caterpillar's bright earnings data, Apple's big miss on the top and bottom lines, and the Glass-Steagall debate on bank regulations.

  • Talking Numbers: Texas-Sized Earnings     Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 3:24 PM ET

    Texas Instruments is set to report its Q2 earnings after today's closing bell, and the stock is off by more than 1.5 percent. Carter Worth, Oppenheimer, and Brian Colello, Morningstar analyst, provide perspective.

  • Earnings Expecting a Recession?     Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 2:02 PM ET

    As many companies prepare to release Q2 earnings, investors are wondering if they will receive any clarity on the markets. Drew Kanaly, Kanaly Trust Company CEO, and Steve Auth, Federated Investors CIO, weigh in.

  • Oil Has Rallied 16% in the Last Month     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 7:44 PM ET

    Is the global growth story stronger than some suspect? Discussing oil's big rally and what it means for the economy, with Joe LaVorgna, CNBC Contributor; Ron Shah, Jina Ventures; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research; and Tim Seymour, EmergingMoney.com

  • The 'Google' of China     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 7:44 PM ET

    Do Google's blowout earnings bode well for Baidu? Discussing the competition between the two stocks, with Ron Shah, Jina Ventures; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research; and Tim Seymour, EmergingMoney.com

  • Earnings Strong, Global Economy Slowing     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 7:30 PM ET

    Discussing what earnings are telling investors about the global consumer, and rising food prices, with Ron Shah, Jina Ventures; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research; and Tim Seymour, EmergingMoney.com

  • Delivering Alpha 2012: Tim Geithner     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is interviewed by Larry Kudlow at the "Delivering Alpha" conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor on July 18, 2012 in New York City. This is an unedited video of the complete event.

  • General Electric is one of the only Dow stocks trading higher today, after its earnings beat analyst estimates. Greg Troccoli, The Chart Lab, and Daniel Holland, Morningstar, weigh in.

  • Upper Luxury Car Sales Slowdown     Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 2:57 PM ET

    Retail auto sales are up, except for luxury brands, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.