Economic Reports


  • 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.

  • Jobs Report Tomorrow, Market Hopium Ahead?     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 2:05 PM ET

    With jobs numbers out tomorrow and the new quarter just beginning, what can investors expect? Gary Schlossberg, Wells Capital Management; Julia Coronado, BNP Paribas; and David McAlvany, McAlvany Financial Group, share their opinions.

  • Analyze the Analysts!     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 1:25 PM ET

    In today's "Analyze This!," Matt Cheslock of Virtu Financial and CNBC's Tyler Mathisen take a look at BMO Capital's upgrade on Blackstone Group, and Sterne Agee's downgrade on Advance Micro Devices.

  • Same Store Sales on the Weak Side     Thursday, 5 Jul 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    June's same store sales were up just 0.1 percent, marking the worst reading in 3 years according to Thomson Reuters, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, and Matt Cheslock of Virtu Financial, weigh in.

  • Inflation Pressures Remain in Indian Economy     Wednesday, 4 Jul 2012 | 4:20 AM ET

    "The [Indian] economy is on surer footing than it was a couple of months ago,"Taimur Baig, director and chief economist at Deutsche Bank AG told CNBC. But he added "the rupee cost of import is still pretty substantial" and that inflationary pressure on the Indian economy remained leaving the Reserve Bank of India with little room for manoeuvre on economic policy.

  • Mood of the Markets Ahead of the Holiday     Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    It may have been a shortened trading session today, but the bulls will take this market. Ryan Lewenza of TD Waterhouse, and CNBC's Mary Thompson, weigh in on what investors can expect ahead of Friday's jobs report and the holiday tomorrow.

  • May Factory Orders Jumped 0.7%     Tuesday, 3 Jul 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    May factory orders are up 0.7 percent, reports CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • How to Trade Obamacare     Friday, 22 Jun 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody and Brian Shactman report on which economic data you should prepare to hear out of next week's trading session. Previewing the Supreme Court's ruling on Obamacare, and European meetings next week, with Jim Iuorio of TJM Instiutional Services and Jim Lacamp of UBS. Radio talk show host John Batchelor, also weighs in.

  • Taking the Pulse of the Markets     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 7:48 PM ET

    Checking on the state of the U.S. economy amid the ongoing crisis in Europe and ahead of the Fed meeting, with Ron Kruszewski, Stifel Nicolaus CEO and Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners CEO.

  • Wholesale Used Car Prices Dropping 3.5%     Monday, 18 Jun 2012 | 1:08 PM ET

    According to the Kelley Blue Book, used car values are expected to drop 6-7% this year, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Should investors expect more wild action in tomorrow's market? Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; John Spallanzani, GFI Group; and Rick Fier, Conifer Securities, share their opinions.