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  • 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.

  • More file for US claims; inflation still tame Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 8:39 AM ET

    The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose last week. Meanwhile, prices for U.S. imports and exports fell in June for the fourth straight month.

  • Gold nears $1,300, but analysts say it's not a 'buy' Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 5:54 AM ET
    A customer examines a selection of gold bars from Swiss manufacturer Argor Hebaeus SA.

    Gold soared almost 3 percent to a two-and-a-half week high on Thursday, but analysts are still not convinced the metal is a good long-term buy.

  • Foreclosures fall even as judges ramp up Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    U.S. foreclosure activity in June fell to the lowest level since December of 2006, but certain states are seeing a rise in activity.

  • Sharp jump in US gasoline prices seen within days Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 8:38 PM ET

    Gasoline is expected to jump 10 to 20 cents per gallon in the next several days, as rising oil prices and peak driving season create a perfect storm for higher prices.

  • Fast rising mortgage rates are dire for housing Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 11:43 AM ET

    You don't see it now, and you won't for a few months, but higher mortgage raise will force a major pause in the housing recovery.

  • America's most expensive states to live Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 10:33 AM ET

    The average cost of one item related to home price, a half-gallon of milk, doctor visit, even a pound of ground beef give an idea of prices in the most expensive areas in 10 states.

  • Wholesale inventories plunge most since 2011 Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 10:00 AM ET

    US wholesale inventories fell, the second straight monthly decline and a sign that restocking by businesses could weigh against economic growth in the second quarter.

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