Category Archives: Economy

Jobs Report

February Jobs Report

Video: CNBC breaks down the February Jobs Report by the numbers from the Labor Department.  February gain 242,000 jobs and dropped the unemployment rate to 4.9%. http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000499000 Video: CNBC provides some takeaways from inside the February jobs report including some important numbers that some people

Stock Market

5 Factors for a Stable Stock Market

Business Insider goes through a list of 5 factors for a stable stock market.  These 5 factors need to happen before the market can find stable footing amid the turmoil and downturn. http://www.businessinsider.com/trader-chat-part-deux-january-15-2016-1

Video Interview of Ben Bernanke

Wall Street Week sits down with former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke as they discuss the 2008 financial crisis and monetary policy. http://wallstreetweek.com/watch/?cat=full-episodes

Bank of America CEO Interview

Video: Bloomberg sits down with Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan. Topics covered: consumer spending, cyber security, U.S. economy, global economy and the Fed. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2015-11-10/bofa-ceo-moynihan-consumer-spending-strong-in-october

Charles Schwab Outlook on Economy

Video: CNBC interviews Charles Schwab Investment Chief Liz Ann Sonders. She expresses her views on the economy, the dollar and whether stocks are overvalued. http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000443195

Which Sectors Benefit from Raising Rates?

Video: Bloomberg covers the topic, “Which Sectors Benefit from Raising Rates?”. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2015-11-05/which-sectors-stand-to-benefit-when-rates-go-up-

October Nonfarm Jobs Report

CNBC covers the October Nonfarm Jobs Report as the economy added 271,000 jobs vs an expected 180,000.  Unemployment rate at 5%. http://www.cnbc.com/id/103146453

Video: Janet Yellen’s Outlook on Economy

Bloomberg Video: Janet Yellen shares her outlook on the economy as she testifies in front of Congress. A December rate hike coming? http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2015-11-04/yellen-solid-economy-would-lead-to-december-rate-hike-video-

Janet Yellen’s Congressional Testimony

Great article by the WSJ Blog on what to expect from Janet Yellen’s testimony and her economic outlook. http://blogs.wsj.com/briefly/2015/11/03/5-things-to-watch-in-janet-yellens-congressional-testimony-2/

When Will the Fed Move Forward?

Well respected Mohamed El-Erian gives 4 takeaways on the Fed rate decision and if a December rate hike is coming. http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2015-10-28/4-takeaways-from-the-fed-s-announcement