Patti Domm is CNBC Markets Editor, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy. Prior to joining CNBC in 1999 as senior news editor, Domm was the equities editor for the Americas at Reuters. She was also Wall Street editor at Reuters, reporting on mergers, acquisitions and the Street. She also edited three CNBC books on personal investing. Domm serves on the board of the Financial Womens Association of New York.
Economists' forecasts have recently been too bullish — a signal to some that Trump's postelection economic bump could be over for now.
Apple and other major corporate earnings could boost stocks in the week ahead, but it's the jobs report Friday that may matter most.
By stock market standards, President Donald Trump has been a smashing success in his first 100 days and in the days following his election.
Growth slips to the worst pace in three years, but inflation jumped the most in six years.
Earnings beats by big tech names could help drive stocks higher, but the "Friday-afternoon effect" may short-circuit their run.
Just like last year, economic growth in the first quarter looks stagnant, but many economists expect a bounce back in the second quarter.
The Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecast shows just 0.2 percent growth for the first quarter, in part due to softer consumer data.
Thursday's blast of earnings news, including some tech bellwethers, could help set the stage for new stock market highs in the near future.
The Trump administration plan to cut corporate taxes was met with skepticism because it could boost the deficit and drive up interest rates.
JPMorgan Chase economists are forecasting first quarter growth of just 0.4 percent, barely a positive pulse.
Patti Domm is CNBC Markets Editor, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy.
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Top strategists have gotten more optimistic on stocks, just as the S&P 500 has pulled back slightly from records, according to CNBC's latest Market Strategist Survey.
CNBC's Dominic Chu discusses Wall Street's S&P 500 targets for 2017.
CNBC's Market Strategist Survey found that Wall Street expects the S&P 500 to rise slightly in 2017.