Every weeknight, the Emmy winning NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT delivers the day's essential business and economic news. Each lively half-hour combines trusted, credible and unbiased information and extensive financial market coverage with insightful features, analysis and commentaries by noted economists and business experts.
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - The Federal Reserve keeps the pedal to the metal and sticks with its easy money policy. NBR will speak with former Federal Reserve Governor Randall Kroszner. And with five months to go, will the new health exchanges be up and running in time for open enrollment?
Wednesday, May 01, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32107
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - the mutual fund industry has grown to $27 trillion worldwide. Gary Johnson, CEO of Franklin Templeton, joins us to talk markets and mutual funds. Plus, healthy eating isn't cheap. NBR will show you just how much costs have risen. And ING's U.S. unit is the second largest IPO of the year. ING U.S. CEO Rodney Martin joins us.
Thursday, May 02, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32108
Tonight on Nightly Business Report -- A historic day on Wall Street. The bulls were out and the market hit new highs. But how long will the rally last? NBR will ask Mario Gabelli, Chairman and CEO of Gabelli Funds, where he's investing his money. Today's gains were fueled by a better than expected jobs report. So who's hiring, where are the jobs and is the economy stronger than many think?
Friday, May 03, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32109
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - The NASDAQ's long road back to a 12-year high. Which stocks are driving the gains and are there reasons to buy unloved old tech? And, do you remember what happened three years ago today? Hint - it rattled Wall Street and investors.
Monday, May 06, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32110
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - A global market rally. From Japan to Germany to the U.S., NBR will look at what's powering stocks around the world to new and multi-year highs. And, are the days of tax-free shopping on the internet numbered? We have both sides of the debate dividing the retail industry - Congress and anyone who shops online.
Tuesday, May 07, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32111
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - With the global markets powering higher, is now the time for the individual investor to stay in or get out? NBR will speak with Fidelity's Executive Vice President John Sweeney who oversees the management of more than $100 billion. And why are hospitals across the country charging vastly different prices for the same procedure?
Wednesday, May 08, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32112
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - The Dow is up 20% since the November lows and the S&P is going for seven straight months of gains, despite some soft economic data. Can anything stop this teflon market? And, why is it so difficult to cash-in your hard earned frequent flyer miles?
Thursday, May 09, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32113
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - The dollar is getting stronger. Who benefits? Who gets hurt? And what does it mean for your wallet? And in tonight's Market Monitor, our guest will name four blue chip stocks that he says will go higher over the next year.
Friday, May 10, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32114
Tonight on Nightly Business Report.. A surprise rise in retail sales last month as Americans hit the malls and opened their wallets. But what's being bought and is it a sign the economy is stronger than some think? Plus, how some workers in the tech industry are jumpstarting their careers and doubling their salaries in the process.
Monday, May 13, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32115
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - New highs for stocks, small businesses are more optimistic and American households are shedding debt. What does all this mean for the economy and the stock market? And, honeybees are disappearing. NBR will look at how their declining numbers are threatening parts of our food supply.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32116
Tonight on Nightly Business Report.. Google is one of this year's most talked about stocks. Today it closed above $900 a share as the company rolled out a new line of products. Will it be the first tech company to break $1,000? And, with $360m up for grabs, we'll take a look at the Powerball fever that's gripping the nation.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32117
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - You're paying less for just about everything. NBR will tell you why low inflation may be good for your wallet, but raise some questions about the health of the economy. And we have a sweet comeback story for you. Find out how Krispy Kreme cut the fat and is now rolling in the dough.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32118
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the fireworks were in Washington where lawmakers grilled IRS officials about the targeting of conservative groups. But did we get any answers? And, NBR will tell you about a stock that's up 300% over the past three years and why it's been quite a ride for investors.
Friday, May 17, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32119
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, CEOs that are making headlines. First, Yahoo's Marissa Mayer - will her billion dollar bet on a blog site payoff for investors? And NBR will look at what Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to say on Capitol Hill tomorrow about overhauling the tax code and his big pile of cash sitting overseas. Also tonight, we'll take you inside the Dreamliner's first flight since the jet was grounded four months ago.
Monday, May 20, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32120
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the CEOs of two well-known companies are once again making headlines. On Capitol Hill, Apple CEO Tim Cook defends his company's tax strategy, as billions of dollars sit overseas. In Tampa, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon wins a contentious shareholder vote and gets to keep both titles of Chairman and CEO. Also, NBR brings you the first in a series of reports on healthcare. Tonight, we'll look at how Watson, the supercomputer, is helping doctors fight cancer.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32121
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke hints at when the central bank may start reeling in all the stimulus and it could be sooner than many think. NBR talks to JPMorgan Chief Economist Bruce Kasman about what it could mean for your money. And, a game changer in health care. In part two of our series, we'll look at how real-time data is helping doctors treat patients so they stay healthy and out of the hospital.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32122
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, another day of big swings in the market. Is this the start of a period of increased volatility and is now the time to change your long-term investment strategy? Plus, the third part of our special series focuses on the hot new job in health care and how this new key player is helping doctors and nurses improve care for everyone.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32123
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, Procter and Gamble hands the reins of power back to its former CEO. But are shareholders always better off when CEOs return? And beef prices are soaring just as summer grilling season arrives. NBR will tell you how much more your cookout is going to cost.
Friday, May 24, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32124
Tonight's special edition of Nightly Business Report focuses on the business of summer. It's a time when thoughts turn to warmer weather, beaches and barbeques, relaxing and re-energizing. Whether it's traveling or buying that vacation home, summer is a time of spending. NBR will break down everything from the summer home economy to what Hollywood has in store for you as we look at the big business of summer.
Monday, May 27, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32125
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, home prices are up the most in 7 years. Is housing the new driver of the economy? And consumers are feeling the best since 2008. So what does this all mean for the economy? NBR will ask PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32126
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, another day of big market swings. Should investors suit up for a summer of volatility? And a modern family milestone. Find out why the old saying about 'dad bringing home the bacon' no longer holds true.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32127
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - Are the markets at an inflection point? NBR will present the bull case for more gains and the bear case for a pullback. Then, we'll speak with Charles Schwab CEO Walt Bettinger about what the individual investor should do next. And, now that a Chinese company is buying America's biggest pork producer, should the deal be blocked? NBR will debate it.
Thursday, May 30, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32128
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - Is the sell-off in the bond market for real? Two of Wall Street's biggest players are divided over the issue. So if you own treasuries, should you stay invested or get out? Plus, the promising treatments being developed by some of the world's biggest drug companies to fight the deadliest cancers.
Friday, May 31, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32129
Tonight on Nightly Business Report - which drug companies are leading the race to develop a new class of cancer drugs? NBR will discuss the battle against cancer with the CEO of Infinity Pharmaceuticals. And, the U.S. government accuses Apple of driving up the price of electronic books. What's at stake for the tech giant as the trial gets underway?
Monday, June 03, 2013 Length : 24 min MPT
Episode # 32130
Tuesday, June 04, 2013 Length : 24 min MPT
Episode # 32131
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, another big day of selling on Wall Street. What's pressuring stocks and should long term investors ignore all the recent volatility? And, Chrysler refuses to recall millions of cars the government says are a safety hazard. Is the automaker putting its reputation at risk? NBR will ask the former head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Wednesday, June 05, 2013 Length : 24 min MPT
Episode # 32132
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the market is looking for an unemployment rate that's not too hot and not too cold. But what happens if they don't get a number that's just right? And why is this report so important to your money? Plus, we'll look at why big businesses are teaming up with the government in the name of national security.
Thursday, June 06, 2013 Length : 24 min MPT
Episode # 32133
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, the economy added 175,000 jobs in May, sparking a rally in stocks. But are Americans feeling better about the labor market and what does it say about the Fed's next move? Plus, how much surveillance is necessary to keep us safe now that we know the government has access to the servers of companies like Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Yahoo?
Friday, June 07, 2013 Length : 24 min MPT
Episode # 32134
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, when the Fed speaks, people on Wall Street and Main Street listen. So you'll want to hear what the President of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve told Nightly Business Report about the economy, interest rates and the Fed's next move. Plus, why Midwest motorists are in for some sticker shock when they head to the gas pumps to fill up.
Monday, June 10, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32135
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, as the temperature outside heats up, so does volatility in the stock market. NBR will make sense of today's big swings and what it may mean for the long-term investor. And, why is immigration reform so important to business? As the Senate takes up the issue, we'll speak with Caesars Entertainment CEO Gary Loveman about his meeting today with President Obama.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32136
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, are the world's biggest economics undergoing a major shift that could impact your investments? NBR will look at everything from stocks to bonds and commodities. And, are the cards stacked against the little guy? We'll tell you why some traders have access to a closely watched, market moving consumer confidence number before it's released to the public and individual investors.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 Length : 26 min MPT
Episode # 32137
Tonight on Nightly Business Report, stocks may be grabbing all the headlines with another triple digit gain, but NBR will tell you why the real action is in the bond market and what you should do if treasuries are a big part of your portfolio. And, how much would you pay to see a movie? Two of the biggest names in Hollywood - Steven Spielberg and George Lucas - say you're going to be paying more...a lot more.