The Fed totally misread the economic situation and now it's freaking out about all the market volatility, says Larry Kudlow.» Read More
Bryan Green,CLSA v.p. of global portfolio trading and Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital co-founder, discuss the trifecta of economic reports that knocked stocks down on Thursday and what it indicates about the U.S. economic recovery and the markets. Also, Frank Sorrentino, North Jersey Community Bank CEO, discusses the Fed's meeting with community bankers and the message on housing and making loans.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports strong business spending gave Microsoft's earnings a boost, and housing in Phoenix is starting to find buyers, with CNBC's Diana Olick. Also, the NY Daily News identifies the woman who started the Secret Service hooker scandal.
Dow Chemical chairman and CEO, Andrew Liveris, discusses his company's plans to construct a multi-billion dollar plant in Texas and create thousands of jobs.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the details on the House's approval of the "Small Business Tax Cut Act" and the likely battle it faces as the legislation heads to the Senate, with Rep. Chris Van Hollen, (D-MD) and Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, (R-TX).
CNBC's Becky Quick spoke with Warren Buffett today and offers insight on his diagnosis. Andrew Ross Sorkin, of the New York Times, also weighs in.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow and Brian Sullivan discuss major political headlines.
Debating whether VP Biden is deliberately going after Mitt Romney on his taxes and business success, with Keith Boykin, former Clinton White House aide; Robert Costa, National Review political reporter; and Matt Lewis, Daily Caller senior contributor.
The tax policy debate got personal today as President Obama and Vice President Biden unveiled their income tax returns and promptly called for Mitt Romney to release his returns as well. CNBC's John Harwood reports the details.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports some big CEO compensation numbers came out today. Goldman Sach's Lloyd Blankfein earned a 14.5% raise to put his salary at $16.2M, despite a decline in profits and share price during 2011. But his paycheck was dwarfed by CBS's Leslie Moonves, who clocked a 21% increase that brought his total package to $69.9M.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the late day plunge in stocks and whether China's economic growth is better than investors think. Also, what to expect from next week's slew of earnings, with Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research; Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital; and Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ.
"The economy has got some positives: it's got the market, it's got consumer confidence, and it's got central bankers throwing money around the world," says Jack Welch, former GE chairman & CEO, discussing stocks, the U.S. economy and the upcoming presidential election. Also, Larry Kudlow reports the UN Security Council has called an emergency session over a North Korean rocket launch.
Discussing the economics of stay-at-home moms, with Rachel Campos-Duffy, "Stay Home, Stay Happy" author.
Larry Kudlow reports the latest details on a North Korean rocket launch, and CNBC's Seema Mody reports Google beat on earnings and announces a 2-for-1 stock split.
Discussing whether optimistic data on international trade fueled Thursday's rally, with Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman; Tom Gardner, Motley Fool CEO; and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services director. Also, Larry Kudlow reports NBC News confirms North Korea has launched a rocket into an unknown destination.
Debating whether the U.S. is turning into a country of "people sitting on a couch, waiting for their next government check", with Herman Cain, former presidential candidate and Willie Brown, former San Francisco mayor.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer provides a play on the drop in natural gas prices.
Larry Kudlow reports a powerful 7.0 earthquake hit Mexico City. Also, Gov. Bob McDonnell, (R-VA) discusses how low taxes and pro-business policies put his state on the road to recovery and dropped the unemployment rate to 5.7% in February.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the President's comments today on taxes, and debating whether President Reagan's tax reform is the same as the "Buffet Rule", with Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners managing partner and Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal sr. economic writer.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details on a new report that purports to show women are getting short-changed by the White House, and the latest details on the strange story of Delta Air Lines buying a refinery, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.
The labor market's slack will remain substantial "for a number of years to come," says Fed Vice Chair Janet Yellen, who was speaking to a group in New York about the U.S. economic outlook and monetary policy. CNBC's Steve Liesman has the details.