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  • States battle for business with fatter war chests Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 7:30 AM ET

    Fighting to attract business—and jobs—takes money. And this year, states finally have some more ammunition to bring into battle.

  • 'Unprecedented' Exit From Bond Funds Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 2:55 AM ET

    A record amount of money poured out of exchange-traded and mutual bond funds in June, according to a fresh report by TrimTabs.

  • Oil Bulls Bank on ‘Goldilocks’ US Jobs Data Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 11:59 PM ET

    Benchmark oil prices are set to start the third-quarter on a positive note, reflecting expectations of better U.S. data.

  • The Market's Next Worry? The June Jobs Report Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 8:49 PM ET

    The market's still jittery after the Fed rattled its cage. But wait, don't relax yet! It's time for the June jobs report. Here's what you need to know for the week ahead.

  • Consumer Sentiment Jumps to Near Six-Year High Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 9:55 AM ET

    U.S. consumer sentiment improved in late June, ending the month close to a near six-year high set in May, as optimism among higher-income families rose to its strongest level in six years, a survey released on Friday showed.

  • Billionaire Baron: Geithner Sees 5-Year Fed Exit Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 8:40 AM ET
    Ron Baron

    Buy-and-hold billionaire Ron Baron told CNBC that former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner said at an event he attended that the Fed's exit strategy would take about five years.

  • Gartman Predicts Gold Won't Go Any Lower Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 8:05 AM ET
    Dennis Gartman

    The stock market will go a "good deal higher," Dennis Gartman, founder of The Gartman Letter, told CNBC, adding it's no longer time to be short gold.

  • Gold Crashes Through Production Cost Levels Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 2:19 AM ET

    Gold fell to its lowest level since 2010 to under $1,200, which is what it costs miners to produce an ounce of gold, and analysts say miners will be "severely" impacted by the slump.

  • Battered US Muni Bond Market Entices Investors Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 5:15 AM ET

    The municipal bond market's correction in June, has led to an easy decision for investors this summer: buy munis.

  • Fed Speak Expected to Shape Trading Day Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Fed speakers could shape the trading day Thursday, starting with New York Fed President William Dudley who speaks just after the stock market open.

  • Boom! Hollywood Just Called the Bottom Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 5:54 PM ET

    You want to know if this is the bottom? Don't ask Ben Bernanke—ask Brad Pitt. Hollywood's not bad at economic forecasting.

  • The Real Reason US GDP Took a Hit Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    The dismal economic growth in the first quarter shows that QE didn't work as well as hoped. And the payroll tax hike hurt a lot worse than expected.

  • Rising Mortgage Rates Cause 'Rush to ARMs' Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 11:13 AM ET

    With mortgage rates rising, consumers are once again turning to adjustable rate mortgages with lower rates and lower monthly payments. But there are risks.

  • Americans Don't Want to 'Shove' Their Jobs: Survey Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 8:53 AM ET

    The new CNBC All-America Economic Survey finds this especially surprising result: Americans are overwhelmingly satisfied with their jobs.

  • View of the US Economy Hits New High: Survey Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    A new CNBC All-America Economic Survey finds people are more positive on the economy than at any time since the 2008 recession.

  • Obamacare Challenge: Youngsters Shun Insurance Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    Young adults make up a disproportionate share of the nation's 50 million uninsured. Getting them to sign up for insurance coverage will be a major focus of the government this fall during the roll-out of Obamacare.

  • Natural gas supply glut? Don't count on it Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    Workers install a natural gas pipeline.

    Some observers warn that surging shale development and natural gas discoveries are spawning a potential glut, but most observers say thirsty markets stand ready to absorb supply.

  • Fed Gauge of Financial Stress Hits a Scary Level Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 2:04 PM ET

    Recent turmoil in the market has caused a Fed gauge of stress to rise rapidly. Does this mean, despite recent signals, more action from the Fed may be on the way?

  • US consumer confidence hits five-year high Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    Americans' confidence in the economy rose to its highest level in more than five years, bolstered by a more optimistic outlook for hiring.

  • Depression Begone! Home Prices Set Record in April Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

    Home prices took a major leap in April, setting a monthly record for gains, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices.

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