Economic Reports


  • Hewlett-Packard Restructures: 27,000 Layoffs  Wednesday, 23 May 2012 | 4:31 PM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on Hewlett-Packard's layoffs of about 8% of its workforce.

  • Hewlett-Packard Q2 EPS $0.98 vs. $0.91 Est.  Wednesday, 23 May 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Jon Fortt report on the details of Hewlett-Packard's Q2 earnings data.

  • Hillary for Veep?  Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 7:55 PM ET

    Discussing whether President Obama could replace Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton as VP, with Keith Boykin, former Clinton White House aide, and Matt K. Lewis, Daily Caller.

  • Ronald Reagan Blood for Sale?  Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 7:45 PM ET

    A UK-based online auction site is selling what it claims to be blood that was taken from President Reagan following the assassination attempt against him in 1981. John Heubusch, Ronald Regan Presidential Foundation, chats with Mark Simone.

  • Regulating Risky Business  Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 7:33 PM ET

    Today's Senate Banking Committee hearing was the first of a series of probing JPMorgan's big bet blunder, regulations and risky bank models. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.

  • Is a Grand Bargain Possible?  Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    The Congressional Budget Office expects that a recession could happen in the U.S. in 2013 unless Congress acts on fiscal issues. Sen. Mark Udall, (D-CO), and Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-WI), weigh in.

  • A new poll is out tonight on President Obama's handling of the U.S. economy, with CNBC's John Harwood; Matt Miller, Washington Post; Kevin Williamson, National Review; and Mark Simone, WABC Radio Talk Show host.

  • Medtronic Q4 Profit Jumped 28%  Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the earnings of the world's biggest medical device maker, Medtronic.

  • IAEA and Iran Reach Agreement on Inspections  Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 9:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports members of Iran, the UN Security Council and Germany will meet tomorrow in Baghad to talk about Iran's nuclear program.

  • DNC vs. RNC Showdown  Monday, 21 May 2012 | 7:47 PM ET

    The Obama campaign launched its second ad attacking Mitt Romney's record at Bain. Sean Spicer, Republican National Committee, and Brad Woodhouse, Democratic National Committee, weigh in with Dennis Prager.

  • $1 Million Trip on Taxpayer Dime?  Monday, 21 May 2012 | 7:22 PM ET

    Despite the fallout from the GSA's lavish conference spending, there's news that the ninth circuit is now scheduled to take what could be a million dollar trip on the taxpayer's dime. Sen. Chuck Grassley, (R-IA) speaks to Dennis Prager.

  • Greece Has Reached Its Austerity Limit  Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 7:22 PM ET

    Russell Jones, Global Head of Fixed Income Strategy, Westpac Institutional Bank says that Greece has reached its social and political limits, when it comes to implementing more austerity.

  • Budget War in Washington  Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    The U.S. will press the G-8 for a balance of growth and austerity policies, with CNBC's John Harwood; Tony Katz, Tea Party supporter; Joy Reid, TheGrio.com; and Bob Tyrrell, The American Spectator.

  • Tomorrow in 30: Facebook, Jobs & Earnings  Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 4:51 PM ET

    Forecasting tomorrow's big market moves, with Stephanie Link, The Street; Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital; and Eric Marshall, Hodges Capital Management.

  • Whitney Tilson on Buying JC Penney  Wednesday, 16 May 2012 | 12:15 PM ET

    JC Penney is seeing its worst drop in 24 years on disappointing Q1 earnings. Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners managing partner, makes his case for buying into the company.

  • Where's the Deficit Grand Bargain?  Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 7:15 PM ET

    Discussing whether Americans can expect a fiscal deal out of Washington, with CNBC's John Harwood and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI).

  • 'I' for Incomplete?  Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 7:00 PM ET

    President Obama was asked to grade himself on the economy and he assigned himself an "I" for "incomplete." Keith Boykin, former Clinton White House aide; Steve More, WSJ; and Arthur Brooks, "The Road to Freedom" author, discuss.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Dodd-Frank, Facebook & Retail  Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 3:00 PM ET

    Discussing today's major headlines, with Debra Borchardt, The Street markets analyst; Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak portfolio manager; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, Maria Bartiromo, Bob Pisani and Bill Griffeth.

  • Ahead of Retail Earnings  Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on how retail stocks are faring ahead of their earnings data.

  • Ahead of Retail Earnings: JCP, SKS & & More  Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 12:41 PM ET

    Breaking down Saks earnings data and forecasting JCPenney's earnings, with Deborah Weinswig, Citigroup analyst and the FMHR traders.