Donna Kwok, senior China economist at UBS, says the dismal readings of Chinese manufacturing activity indicate that Beijing is having a hard time maneuvering a turnaround in its economy.» Read More
Thomas Anthony, Director of the Aviation Safety and Security Program at the University of Southern California, discusses the aviation market's shortcomings in air safety.
Michael Clements, Head of European Equities at SYZ Asset Management, says now is a good time to start buying into Europe amid reasonable valuations.
Atul Goyal, Senior Analyst at Jefferies, says the troubled electronics firm is finally benefiting from CFO Kenichiro Yoshida's plan.
Jason Moser, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool, warns that Toyota's earnings report isn't entirely rosy since units delivered are actually down.
Sandy Lincoln, Chief Market Strategist at BMO Asset Management, discusses the increasingly divergent picture among global central banks following China's RRR cut on Wednesday.
Daryl Guppy, CEO at Guppytraders.com, says U.S. crude is seeing a short-term rally within the context of a downtrend, while benchmark Brent could rally to $60-62 a barrel before retreating again.
Matt Bekier, CEO of Echo Entertainment, says a robust international VIP business is the standout performer in the first-half and explains why the Australian casino firm is insulated from weak domestic consumer sentiment.
Fan Cheuk Wan, chief investment officer, Asia Pacific at Credit Suisse Private Banking and Wealth Management, says the shift to an easing tone in monetary policy bias will stabilize growth in China.
John Symond, executive chairman of Aussie Home Loans, says Tuesday's rate cut will intensify competition in Australia's mortgage sector, as banks feel comfortable bolstering their loan book with home loans.
Andrew Choy, Greater China International Tax Services leader at Ernst & Young, discusses the implementation of new tax rules in China, which targets cross-border tax avoidance.
Arnold Donald, president & CEO of Carnival Corporation, discusses how the cruise ship operator is seeking a balance between the effects of cheaper oil and a stronger U.S. dollar.
Arnold Donald, president & CEO of Carnival, expects the mainland to overtake the U.S. and Europe in becoming the largest cruising market in the world soon.
Mark Tinker, head of AXA Framlington Asia, attributes the stock rallies in Australia and Europe to a re-pricing according to declines in the local currencies, instead of market optimism.
Vasily Karasyov, senior analyst for Media at Sterne Agee, discusses Disney's first-quarter earnings and explains why there is a delay in the opening of its Shanghai-based theme park.
Sales of gas-guzzlers from General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler are rising due to lower petrol prices, says David Kudla, CEO & chief investment strategist at Mainstay Capital Management.
John Carey, executive vice president & portfolio manager at Pioneer Investments, discusses the rebound in crude oil prices despite the imbalance between supply and demand.
David Malpass, president of Encima Global, says the outlook for U.S. equities this year remains dependent on the domestic economy, which has seen patchy data this week.
Alex Ng, Equity Research, Vice President - China Technology at China Merchants Securities, says Lenovo's revenue growth outpaced ballooning expenses related to the acquisition of U.S. brand Motorola.
Christian Edelmann, Global Head of Corporate & Institutional Banking and Wealth & Asset Management at Oliver Wyman, explains why the size of China's shadow banking sector has been overestimated.
Binay Chandgothia, MD, Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Investors, says the trend of interest rate cuts in Asia will be positive for both equity and bond investors.
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