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%. 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.

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.

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.

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.

Which Sectors Benefit from Raising Rates?

Video: Bloomberg covers the topic, “Which Sectors Benefit from Raising Rates?”.

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%.

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?

Janet Yellen’s Congressional Testimony

Great article by the WSJ Blog on what to expect from Janet Yellen’s testimony and her economic outlook.

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.