*France has until 2015 to bring its deficit to 3 pct of GDP. PARIS, July 22- France will not accelerate cuts in public spending even though disappointing growth could make it difficult to meet EU fiscal targets, President Francois Hollande said.» Read More
CNBC's Steve Liesman with his takeaway on President Obama's speech today, and the latest Beige Book numbers.
CNBC's Jim Cramer with reaction to President Obama' speech; the latest Beige Book numbers, and a couple of stocks to keep your eye on.
Sure, the dollar has been weakening against all kinds of currencies. But to get a sense of just how far it has fallen, check out this analysis.
Reaction to President Obama's plan to cut spending and reduce the deficit with Ken Volpert, Vanguard head of taxable bond group and James Bianco, Bianco Research president.
CNBC's Steve Liesman with reaction to the latest Beige Book numbers.
CNBC's John Harwoood, Bob Pisani, with a look at President Obama's plan to reduce the deficit and cut spending.
CNBC's John Harowood, Steve Liesman, Bob Pisani and Rick Santelli have a preview of President Obama's plan to cut spending and lower the deficit.
Andrew Busch, BMO Capital Markets global FX strategist, discusses the economic factors that make the Swedish Krona so appealing right now.
As austerity measures kick in and the euro zone debt crisis begins to really bite voters where it hurts, in the pocket, extreme political parties are becoming mainstream, warns Dylan Grice, a strategist at Societe Generale in Paris.
The commodities bull run fueled in recent years by China's breakneck economic growth may be close to an end, according to one expert. But others feel a correction will only be short-lived.
The $38 billion in spending cuts agreed to last week won't prevent this year's budget deficit from setting another record high, estimated at $1.5 trillion.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the rising federal budget deficit and how it will play in President Obama's speech tomorrow.
Lawmakers in Washington are embroiled in a heated debate about raising America's $14 trillion debt ceiling, which could have some dire consequences for the Treasury market if it's not increased, according to the former US Treasury chief restructuring officer.
White House press secretary Jay Carney said Republicans should not “play chicken with the economy.” The administration wants a prompt vote to raise the federal debt ceiling quickly. Carney went on to say, “The consequences of not raising the debt ceiling would be Armageddon-like in terms of the economy.”
Meg Whitman, former eBay CEO, lays out a plan to drive the U.S. economy towards four percent GDP growth.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs on the latest IMF report that says debt ratios are still rising in the U.S. The impact this has on the economy.
Alec Young, equity strategist, Standard & Poor's, and Joshua Feinman, chief economist, DB Advisors, discuss market valuations, targets, and the impact oil is having on the markets. Young believes oil would have to hit $200/barrel for it to impact the global recovery. Also, Feinman says it's events in the Middle East driving up oil prices and Fed actions wouldn't make much of a difference.
Looking ahead to first quarter earnings reports, following Alcoa's mixed results, announced yesterday, with Ashwani Kaul, Kaul Advisory Group, and Andrew Ross Sorkin, The New York Times. Also, the impact of high oil.
Discussing the government cuts, whether the debt limit will be raised, and Alcoa earnings. Also, a debate on taxes, trickle-down economics, the nuclear situation in Japan gets worse, and major Asian markets sell off as a result. Guests: Andrew Ross Sorkin, The New York Times and CNBC's Guy Johnson.
Discussing whether the Treasury should enforce a new spending limitation instead of a debt limit, with Rep. Allyson Schwartz, (D-PA) and Rep. Jason Chaffetz, Congressman, (R-UT).