Marketplace Morning Report

Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.

Recent Episodes

Special election coverage: World markets react

Donald Trump’s victory sent the markets tumbling. The Mexican peso’s value dropped to an all-time low and has yet to recover. Meanwhile, the U.S. dollar’s value relative to the Japanese yen declined. What does this mean for the U.S.? Market experts give their take. We’ll be reporting on Trump’s victory and what it means for the economy throughout the morning. Check back here for hourly updates.

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, November 8, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about Iran's $6 billion deal with the french oil company Total; the push for Atlanta's Federal Reserve bank to appoint a black president; and why tonight might be a good time to catch your favorite sports games.

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, November 7, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about Hillary Clinton's relationship with the progressive movement; who Trump would appoint as Treasury Secretary should he become president; and what hospital patients can do to vote. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, November 4, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about predictions for our last jobs report before the 2016 presidential election; look at news that multiple drug companies have received subpoenas in a federal price-fixing investigation; and chat with a nurse practitioner in Seattle about how his political leanings have become an issue in the examining room. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, November 3, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about the factors driving Facebook's growth; today's planned meeting between the Venezuelan government and opposition members; a legislature race in Washington between two candidates who have very different ideas on how to create jobs; and news that it may soon be easier to stream Prince songs. 

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, November 2, 2016

On today's show, we'll talk about what today's Fed meeting can tell us about the economy; why foreign investors have pulled billions of dollars out of American stocks; and a new report that shows even losing a small amount of financial aid can increase a student's likelihood of dropping out.