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  • Welcome sign for grim quarter: Industrial output up Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 9:15 AM ET
    A welder builds parts for finished petroleum tanks at Southern Tank and Manufacturing Inc. in Owensboro, Kentucky, U.S.

    U.S. industrial production rose slightly more than expected in June as manufacturing output picked up speed, a welcome sign for an economy that appears to have slowed sharply.

  • Surging gas prices fuel jump in consumer prices Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    U.S. consumer prices rose more than expected in June as gasoline prices jumped, but underlying inflation pressure remained benign.

  • On Wall Street, greed is still good Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013 | 5:19 AM ET

    A study on ethical conduct surveyed 250 industry insiders, a quarter of whom said they would engage in insider trading to make $10 million if there were no repercussions.

  • Negative GDP ahead?  Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 1:02 PM ET

    Will the markets face a negative GDP number in Q2? CNBC's Steve Liesman, offers insight; and Jack Ablin, BMO Private Bank; Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; and Simon Hobbs discuss.

  • More signs of a slowdown—Inventories are piling up Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 10:01 AM ET
    An employee operates a forklift at the distribution center of the Oregon Freeze Dry facility in Tangent, Oregon.

    US business inventories rose marginally in May as sales rebounded, adding to a raft of data that have pointed to a sharp slowdown in economic growth in the second quarter.

  • What to expect from earnings season  Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    Jeff Cox, John Carney, Cadie Thompson and Patti Domm debate the earnings game.

  • Expect $50 oil, but not $2 gas, Gulf Oil CEO says Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 8:55 AM ET

    Oil prices should be about half of today's $105 a barrel by the end of the year, but that doesn't translate to $2 a gallon gas prices, Gulf Oil CEO Joe Petrowski tells CNBC.

  • Gold could plunge another $500, history shows Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 8:36 AM ET

    The price of gold could fall below $800 an ounce over a long-term horizon, a drop of some $500 from its current level, Duke University’s Campbell Harvey told CNBC on Monday.

  • Bad sign for the economy: Retail sales are weak Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 8:30 AM ET

    US retail sales rose less than expected, adding to signs of a slowdown in growth, while a separate report showed that growth in NY's manufacturing sector accelerated in July.

  • Fuzzy numbers? Real China growth only half: Expert Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 7:43 AM ET
    A shopper counts Chinese yuan banknotes as he shops for fruit and vegetables at a market in Shanghai, China.

    The official economic numbers that China released Monday are dramatically over-estimating growth there, the author of "The Coming Collapse of China" tells CNBC.

  • Bob Doll: Only strong earnings can keep rally going Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    Bob Doll, chief equity strategist, Nuveen Asset Management.

    The chief equity strategist at Nuveen Asset Management is most bothered about the lack of growth, which he says needs to kick in soon to keep the market going.

  • Politicians fiddle while America's bridges decay Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    Bridge collapse on I-5 near Mount Vernon, Wash., May 23, 2013

    America’s highway bridges are falling apart faster than many states can fix them. And some are making the problem worse.

  • Dozens of earnings reports and two days of Fed testimony could make the coming week a tense time for bulls, who are hoping to see stocks keep breaking out to new highs.

  • Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.

    The latest Fed speak is divided, with one official calling for an early end to bond buying and another saying it's too soon to tell. A third said — Hey, divergent views at the Fed are healthy!

  • UPS lowers earnings outlook, cites slowing economy Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 12:02 PM ET
    A UPS driver loads packages to be delivered onto a dolly from a United Parcel Service (UPS) all-electric vehicle in Sacramento, California, U.S.,

    UPS estimated second-quarter profit below analysts' expectations, hurt by overcapacity in the global air freight market and a slowing U.S. industrial economy.

  • Sen. Warren: No risky trading with insured deposits Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 10:07 AM ET
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren

    The big banks should not be allowed to dip into FDIC-insured deposits to engage in risky trading activities, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., said on CNBC Friday, as she pushed for a new, modern-day bank breakup bill.

  • US inflation stirs in June as producers hike prices Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 8:35 AM ET
    A worker assembles window frames at Crystal Windows & Doors IL Manufacturer in Chicago, Illinois.

    U.S. producer prices rose more than expected in June, pointing to an apparent increase in inflationary pressures that could raise eyebrows at the Federal Reserve.

  • Surprise! Huge US budget surplus shatters record Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 2:37 PM ET
    U.S. Treasury

    Higher tax revenue, thanks to the economy, and lower spending, thanks to the sequester, combine to put Washington in the black. That could reduce pressure on Congress for a deal.

  • America’s cheapest states to live in 2013 Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 9:47 AM ET

    The Cost of Living is one of the categories we measure as we rank America's Top States for Business. The lower the cost of living, the higher the score.

  • Global CFO Council survey: An improving US outlook Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 8:43 AM ET

    The U.S. economy is improving despite a few global uncertainties and mixed signals from the Federal Reserve, according to the latest CNBC Global CFO Council Survey.

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