SEOUL, Aug 1- South Korean exports extended their losing streak to a seventh straight month in July, pointing to little respite in sight for Asia's trade-reliant economies as Chinese demand cools and global commodity prices take a fresh tumble. Shipments to China and the European Union fell and growth tailed off in exports to the United States.» Read More
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo reports financial analyst Meredith Whitney is upgrading financials, moving to a positive stance on the group ahead of 3 catalysts in 2013.
Richard Bove, Rochdale Securities, discusses the state of the financial sector, which firms he is likely to sign with, what's next for Rochdale and Meredith Whitney's positive stance on the financials. "I think Meredith is right, but she should have said in 2011," he says.
There are only nine more trading sessions until the fiscal cliff deadline. Ed Keon, Quantitative Management; Rex Macey, Wilmington Trust; Jeff Cleveland, Payden Rygel; and CNBC's Rick Santelli, discuss strategies to playing the markets now.
Markets headed back to the highs of today's session, with Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ and Peter Costa, Empire Executions.
Discussing whether investors seem encouraged by the latest moves in the fiscal cliff negotiations, with Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Anticipating higher taxes, and discussing whether Washington is closer to a deal on the fiscal cliff, with Mohamed El-Erian, PIMCO CEO & co-CIO. "You will see tax rates go up, and they will be part of a bigger package, and they will hopefully be a stepping stone to other things that need to get done in Washington," he says.
How investors are playing the fiscal cliff negotiations, with Lee Munson, Portfolio Asset Management; Bill Nichols, Cantor Fitzgerald; Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Small businesses anxiously await a deal on the fiscal cliff. Joe Dutra, Kimmie Candy president CEO, discusses how the stalemate is impacting his business and others.
All airline stocks are up on higher passenger traffic and revenues, with Bob McAdoo, Imperial Capital.
Research In Motion is up more than 50 percent in about one month. CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the company is not back yet; and Will Power, Robert W. Baird, weighs in.
Discussing whether stocks have already priced in a resolution on the fiscal cliff, with Gina Sanchez, Roubini Global Economics, and Steven Wieting, Citigroup U.S. economist.
More than half of millennials, ages 18-34, want their next home to be larger, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.
CNBC's Steve Liesman offers the details of his interview with Richmond Fed president Jeffrey Lacker, who believes it will take 3 years to reach 6.5 percent unemployment.
Discussing the biggest risks to the markets, and where the best opportunities are now, with Gibson Smith, co-CIO of fixed income at Janus Capital.
Apple sold 2 million iPhone 5 smartphones in China, and that seemed to take the fear out of investors who were questioning the stock's growth, explains Spencer Ante, The Wall Street Journal.
How to play Dick's Sporting Goods now, since the stock is down about 11 percent after FMHR trader Joe Terranova made a bullish bet on the stock.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the highlights of his interview with the lone dissenter Jeffrey Lacker, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank president.
How the fiscal cliff talks may impact holiday spending, and the state of retail now, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Neil Cole, Iconix president & CEO.
Markets across Europe close mostly lower on "fiscal cliff" concerns, and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Mario Monti is expected to make an announcement this week on whether he intends to run for Prime Minister.
There is one week left to wrap up your holiday shopping. From Abercrombie & Fitch to Costco, Roxanne Meyer, UBS retail analyst, and Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group, discuss which retailer is set to see top sales this season.