Economic Reports


  • Markets Across Europe Close   Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 11:45 AM ET
    Markets Across Europe Close

    European markets edge lower into the close, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.

  • RNC Convention: A Made-for-TV Event   Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 8:40 AM ET
    RNC Convention: A Made-for-TV Event

    Reince Priebus, RNC chairman, offers insight on what to expect to see at the Republican National Convention this year.

  • A Right Turn to the GOP   Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:50 PM ET
    A Right Turn to the GOP

    Artur Davis, former democratic congressman, explains why he has deserted the democrats and made a right turn towards the GOP.

  • Putin Jails 'Pussy Riot' Band   Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:40 PM ET
    Putin Jails 'Pussy Riot' Band

    Riots are heating up in Russia as a 2-year prison sentence was given to a popular Russian punk band that spoke out against the government, with Nationally Syndicated Radio Talk Show Host John Batchelor.

  • Economic Growth on the Way?   Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:33 PM ET
    Economic Growth on the Way?

    Discussing where the markets stand now, and whether it will get worse before it gets better, with Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital; Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors; and Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners.

  • 60% Disapprove of Obama's Handling of Economy: Gallup

    NBC's Ron Mott reports the latest details from the campaign trail; and according to the latest Gallup release, 60 percent of Americans polled disapprove of the way President Obama is handling the Economy, with Jonathan Cowan, Third Way; Roger L. Simon, PJ Media CEO; and David Limbaugh, author of "The Great Destroyer."

  • China Slowdown a Boon for US?   Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 2:50 PM ET
    China Slowdown a Boon for US?

    Gordon Chang, "The Coming Collapse of China" author, and Donald Straszheim, ISI Group, discuss whether a loss of faith in China among investors could help America.

  • Apple: TV Game-Changer?   Thursday, 16 Aug 2012 | 1:15 PM ET
    Apple: TV Game-Changer?

    The battle for your living room has taken an interesting turn, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt & Julia Boorstin.

  • Langone: Companies Focused on Middle Doing Well   Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 4:30 PM ET
    Langone: Companies Focused on Middle Doing Well

    Billionaire Ken Langone offers insight on Paul Ryan's budget plan, Standard Chartered, and Eliot Spitzer.

  • Sweetheart Countrywide Deals ...   Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 4:10 PM ET
    Sweetheart Countrywide Deals ...

    New details are emerging about the secretive Countrywide Financial program that gave VIPs, including some members of Congress, discounts on their mortgage rates no one else could get, with Katherine Mangu-Ward, Reason Magazine.

  • Odds of QE Dimming?   Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 4:00 PM ET
    Odds of QE Dimming?

    Discussing whether the better-than-expected economic data lowered the odds for more QE, with Brian Jacobsen, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds.

  • Rep. Waxman: Ryan's Budget Cuts to Clean Energy Programs

    Rep. Henry Waxman, (D-CA), says Paul Ryan's budget plan would starve clean energy programs. "It's the wrong direction," he says.

  • Paul Ryan's Run Across the USA   Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012 | 1:40 PM ET
    Paul Ryan's Run Across the USA

    Paul Ryan is expected to discuss energy policy in today's campaigning, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Japan GDP Dents Markets   Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 2:21 PM ET
    Japan GDP Dents Markets

    Japan's slowdown is weighing down equities, with Jason Pride, Glenmede, and Daniel Heckman, U.S. Bank Wealth Management, weigh in.

  • USDA Expects Smallest Crop in 6 Years   Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 3:14 PM ET
    USDA Expects Smallest Crop in 6 Years

    Since June 1st, corn prices have spiked 50 percent, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Rattner: Businesses Want a 'Business Guy' in Oval Office

    Steve Rattner, former US Treasury Auto Advisor, says he is not surprised by the about-face of corporate America.

  • Chinese Policy Makers Have to 'Get Creative': Expert

    Jing Ulrich, MD and Chairman of Global Markets, China, JPMorgan says a simple rate cut in China would not be sufficient.

  • All of Asia Will See Policy Action: Strategist   Thursday, 9 Aug 2012 | 4:00 AM ET
    All of Asia Will See Policy Action: Strategist

    John Woods, Chief Investment Strategist, Citi Private Bank says central banks in Asia will use monetary policies and fiscal stimulus.

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

    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
    Drapkin on Investor Confidence

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