Wealthy Chinese looking for good real estate investments are finding them in vineyards, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
It's an unusual combination: Rising stock market, rising Treasury yields and a firming dollar. Here's what it might mean.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
The Futures Now team discusses whether the sell-off in the red metal is a bad sign for stocks.
Andrew Sullivan, Director, Asian Sales Trading at Kim Eng Securities says a Fed QE exit is a big issue weighing on the minds of those investing in bonds.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was lower on the day, while gold dipped and came back later in the day.
Leah Zell, Lizard Investors founder, shares stock ideas with an international flare.
Jing Ulrich, managing director and chairman of global markets China at JP Morgan, tells CNBC that they are seeing the emergence of a two speed economy in China, with heavy industry not doing so well but services taking off.
Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners, discusses his strategy for China and predictions for Europe's economy.
Geoff Lewis, Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management shares his investment strategy for Asia's emerging market giants.
Growing market, falling revenues. The price decline that has hurt European panel makers has helped sustain demand in the face of Chinese competition and disappearing subsidies.
Eric Qiu, analyst at Guosen Securities, says the change of CEO at Alibaba opens the dorr for an IPO in 2014 that could reach as high a value as Facebook did.
Pankaj Ghemawat, Anselmo Rubiralta Professor of Global Strategy at IESE Business School says there are few sources of global growth and thus markets are cheering Japan's stimulus in hope that the country will come out of 2 decades of stagnation. He also discusses the growth outlook for Asia including China and India.
Mike Werner, Senior Equity Analyst, Chinese & Hong Kong Banks at Sanford C. Bernstein discusses the outlook for Chinese banks ahead of new loan data.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders appear more enamored with stocks than commodities, she says. Record crude supplies are pressuring prices downward. And gold is still under pressure.
Ren Zhengfei, founder and CEO of Huawei Technologies, defended the Chinese firm's stand on U.S. cybersecurity concerns when he spoke to the media for the first time on Thursday.
It's the single largest philanthropic gift to China from foreign donors. Stephen Schwarzman, Blackstone Group chairman, CEO & co-founder, discusses the launch of a scholarship program in China funded by his personal donation and Blackstone Group.
Freya Beamish, economist at Lombard Street Research, believes the Chinese trade data was inflated and that the picture is "tight" with property and asset prices beginning to overheat.
Zhang Zhiwei, chief China Economist at Nomura, tells CNBC that second quarter GDP growth will slow down further.
Wike Groenenberg, emerging markets FX Strategist, tells CNBC that from a forex point of view, the Chinese numbers were not conducive to further appreciations of the Renminbi.