Economic Reports


  • Obama Holds Narrow Lead: NBC/WSJ Poll   Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 11:45 AM ET
    Obama Holds Narrow Lead: NBC/WSJ Poll

    Just days before the political conventions kick off, President Obama maintains his advantage in the race for the White House with a 4-point lead over Mitt Romney, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • The Santelli Exchange: Expediting Nat Gas Exports   Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 11:40 AM ET
    The Santelli Exchange: Expediting Nat Gas Exports

    Rep. James Lankford, (R-OK), says fracking provides the U.S. strategic advantages as a nation.

  • Money in Motion: The Euro Trade   Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 10:30 AM ET
    Money in Motion: The Euro Trade

    The euro remains near its highest level in seven weeks against the U.S. dollar. Will the rally continue? Todd Gordon, Aspen Trading Group, weighs in.

  • Obama Holds Lead, Romney Gains Ground: Poll   Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 6:30 AM ET
    Obama Holds Lead, Romney Gains Ground: Poll

    CNBC's John Harwood offers highlights from the first NBC/WSJ poll since Rep. Ryan was announced as Romney's running mate.

  • Jim Rogers: How to 'Protect Yourself' From 'Debased' Currencies

    In this excerpt from CNBC Asia's "Squawk Box," investor Jim Rogers says another currency crisis is coming and tells investors how to "protect" themselves from it.

  • Rogers: Still Holding on to Chinese Shares   Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 8:10 PM ET
    Rogers: Still Holding on to Chinese Shares

    Jim Rogers, Chairman, Rogers Holdings says that he is still holding on to his Chinese shares despite the backdrop of slower growth in the mainland.

  • Paulsen: We Don't Need Fed Action   Monday, 20 Aug 2012 | 12:00 PM ET
    Paulsen: We Don't Need Fed Action

    Jame Paulsen, Wells Capital Management, explains what the markets really need to rally now. He thinks the biggest market catalyst is the U.S. economy appears to be exiting its soft patch.

  • 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.