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  • Sunny Skies Ahead: Boeing Raises Jetliner Forecast Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 9:12 AM ET
    Boeing 787 Dreamliiner

    Boeing upgraded its 20-year forecast for airplane demand as aerospace firms heading to next week's Paris Air Show look beyond the financial crisis to pin their hopes on Asia.

  • Active Managers Take a Beating, Thanks to Apple Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 8:44 AM ET

    Active managers in both the mutual and hedge fund industries are badly underperforming their peers, and they have a mutual malady: a bad Apple.

  • Sen. Corker: 'Fiscal Fatigue' Has Set In     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    After working four years as a construction superintendent, corker started his own construction company, Bencor, with $8,000. In 1999, he purchased the Osborne Building Corporation and the Stone Fort Land Company, the two largest real estate companies in Chattanooga, making him the largest private landowner in Hamilton County, Tenn.  Corker is the junior United States Senator from Tennessee. Before his election to the Senate in 2006, he served as mayor of Chattanooga from 2001 to 2005.

    Sen. Bob Corker, (R-TN), shares his views on why the government should get its fiscal house in order through entitlement and tax reform, privatizing intelligence gathering, and implementing GSE reform.

  • US Hiring Outlook Positive, Elsewhere Not So Much Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 7:12 AM ET

    More employers in the U.S. plan to hire workers next quarter than in any period since the fourth quarter of 2008, a survey by Manpower Group found.

  • Rising Rates Have the Attention of Stock Market Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 8:19 PM ET

    Stock traders have their eyes on the bond market this week, as interest rates continue to adjust higher. The issue is just how much higher.

  • The New American Dream: Part-Time Job, Apartment Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 6:53 PM ET

    The dream used to be a house you paid for with a steady paycheck. But fewer hours worked at lower-wage jobs is severely altering that, especially for young people.

  • Discretion Advised: Consumer Discretionary Soars Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 3:20 PM ET

    Is it time for investors in the Consumer Discretionary sector to exercise some discretion of their own?

  • I Don't See Anything to End Bull Stock Market: Pro Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 1:23 PM ET

    Stocks may "trend sideways" into the end of the year before resuming their skyward trajectory, James Paulsen, chief investment strategist at Wells Capital Management, told CNBC.

  • Big Banks Bet on Jumbo Mortgages Again Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 12:32 PM ET

    Since the housing crash began, the market for these securities has been close to nothing. Banks still make the loans, but hold them on their books. Now that is beginning to change.

  • Every Major Asset Class Is Overpriced: Analyst Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 11:18 AM ET

    Fed policy has been credited often with pushing up stock prices, but one research firm believes the central bank has pushed all asset prices to extreme levels.

  • S&P to USA: You're Starting to Look Pretty Good Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 9:23 AM ET
    U.S. Treasury

    Standard & Poor's upgrades the credit outlook for the world's largest economy, revising its U.S. rating to "stable" from "negative."

  • Gas Prices Are All Over the Place, Here's Why Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 8:52 AM ET

    With gas prices spiking in parts of the country, a lot of drivers are wondering why they are suddenly shelling out more to fill up. A number of forces are at work. Here's an explainer.

  • How Immigration Reform Could Boost Real Estate Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 7:57 AM ET
    An immigration activist holds up a sign outside the Capitol during a rally.

    Current U.S. residents, newly legalized, under the immigration bill being debated in Congress, would generate $500 billion in real estate transactions and $25 billion in mortgage income, says a Hispanic realty group.

  • Why the Auto Industry Is Poised for a Hiring Spree Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 6:09 AM ET

    The auto industry is about to go on a hiring spree as carmakers and parts suppliers race to find engineers, technicians, and factory workers.

  • China Downturn Could Be 'Most Drawn-Out' Since '90s Sunday, 9 Jun 2013 | 11:25 PM ET

    The downturn in the world's second largest economy, China, could be the most drawn-out since the 1997-1998 Asian Financial Crisis, said a new report.

  • Look Ahead: Stock Bulls Try to Keep High Ground Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 7:48 PM ET

    After a week of wild swings, stock bulls will try to keep control of a market that has few catalysts between May's employment report and the next Fed meeting June 19.

  • US Consumer Credit Rises, But Less Than Forecast Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 3:40 PM ET

    US consumer credit increased in April but a modest increase in a measure of credit card usage suggested households are still working on reducing their debt load.

  • We’re Rich Again! So Why Don’t We Feel It? Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 2:42 PM ET

    We're rich again, but part of why we aren't feeling all that wealth has to do with inflation and population growth.

  • Markets See Summer of Fed Easing at Full Speed Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 2:27 PM ET

    Stocks rose with the dollar, as traders viewed the May jobs report as strong enough to signal more economic growth, but not so strong as to push the Fed toward tapering.

  • What today's jobs data means for Fed policy and the economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.

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