Marketplace Morning Report
Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.
Airing on Thursday, February 18, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about President Obama's reported upcoming visit to Cuba; Wal-Mart's retail battle; and Matthew Weatherley-White, CAPROCK Group joins us to cover low oil prices, alternative energy stocks, and the mainstreaming of ESG investing.
Airing on Wednesday, February 17, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about Apple being ordered to unlock an iPhone used by the San Bernardino attackers; housing starts; and for-profit companies finding a new niche to fill: helping low-income consumers create a credit score.
Airing on Tuesday, February 16, 2016: Airing on Tuesday, February 16, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about a freeze on oil output; Russia's plan to sell state-owned assets; and a look at the forthcoming Fed minutes.
Airing on Monday, February 15, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about Japan's contracting economy; new rules that make it easier to submit mental health records to the national background check system; and what the hit Broadway show "Hamilton" has to gain from its performance on the Grammys.
Airing on Friday, February 12, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about upcoming retail sales; recent trend of rising mortgage originations and declining mortgage delinquency rates; and we take a look at whether movie theaters could fill seats much the same way airlines sell tickets.
Airing on Thursday, February 11, 2016: On today's show, we'll talk about Fed chair Janet Yellen's appearance on Capitol Hill yesterday; who pays for a visit from the Pope; and we'll talk with famed climber Conrad Anker about a new documentary about national parks.