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  • The trade deficit, along with the credit and housing bubbles, were the principal causes of the Great Recession. Now, a rising trade deficit and continued weakness among regional banks, still burdened by bad loans, threatens to stifle the emerging recovery and keep unemployment near 10 percent through 2011.

  • Debt Spreading 'Like a Cancer': Black Swan Author Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 5:39 AM ET
    Nassim Taleb

    The economic situation today is drastically worse than a couple years ago, and the euro is doomed as a concept, Nassim Taleb, professor and author of the bestselling book "The Black Swan," told CNBC on Thursday.

  • China Labor Unrest Spreads, Posing Challenge to Beijing Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 4:03 AM ET
    Chinese workers assemble electronic components at the Taiwanese technology giant Foxconn's factory in Shenzhen.

    Labor protests that have forced shutdowns at overseas-owned factories in China have spread beyond the country’s southern industrial heartland, posing a dangerous new challenge for Beijing. The FT reports.

  • Now May Be the Time to Buy the Euro: Jim Rogers Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 4:01 AM ET
    Jim Rogers

    Everybody is so bearish about the euro that it looks like now is a good time to buy the single European currency, famous investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Thursday.

  • Bet on Quality Stocks & Corporate Debt Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 3:05 AM ET

    The global market’s rocky ride has created a solid stock picking environment, but diversify across asset classes to protect your portfolio, advised George Boubouras, head of investment strategy and consulting at UBS Wealth Management.

  • Asia Climbs on Strong Chinese Data Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 2:55 AM ET

    Asian shares climbed on Thursday, with Tokyo and Taipei up over 1 percent, as better-than-expected Chinese exports added to optimism that the global economic recovery is on track.

  • Is China No Longer a Concern? Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 7:36 PM ET

    If so, that’s one thing that could push this market higher.

  • Farrell: Parade Day and Agreeing With Abby Cohen Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 5:03 PM ET
    Vince Farrell

    This will be a shorter note today. My hometown is going to have its annual Fireman's Parade. Local school groups and fire departments (mostly volunteers) and such proudly gather at one end of Katonah and march a few hundred yards to the other end.

  • Cramer: Any Guide Down From Nike a ‘Godsend’ Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 3:26 PM ET

    And there is speculation that it could happen. Plus get calls on Caterpillar, Weatherford International, EOG Resources and more.

  • 13 Stocks We're Shorting: Market Pros (Pt. 2) Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 11:49 AM ET

    William Noonan, CEO of Contravisory Research & Management, and Jeff Middleswart, president of Behind the Numbers, discussed which stocks and sectors investors should be shorting. They discussed their best plays. (Part 2)

  • 13 Stocks We're Shorting: Market Pros (Pt. 1) Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 11:46 AM ET

    William Noonan, CEO of Contravisory Research & Management, and Jeff Middleswart, president of Behind the Numbers, discussed which stocks and sectors investors should be shorting. They discussed their best plays. (Part 1)

  • Asian Stocks End Mixed After Choppy Session Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 5:09 AM ET

    Asian stocks ended mixed Wednesday, with Tokyo down 1 percent but Shanghai posting strong gains, after Wall Street finished mixed in choppy trading.

  • Getting the Chinese to Drink Like Americans Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 3:43 AM ET

    China is likely to drive global growth for years to come and businesses across the globe are positioning themselves for the doubling of the Chinese middle class in the next 20 years.

  • China iPhone Maker to Scrap ‘Factory Town’ Model Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 1:57 AM ET
    The Foxconn factory in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province of China.

    Foxconn has announced fundamental changes to the way it relates to its workers by abandoning the model of running big ”factory towns” that has long underpinned Taiwanese and Hong Kong investment into China. The FT reports

  • As Stocks Struggle for Footing, Gold Pushes Higher Tuesday, 8 Jun 2010 | 9:16 PM ET
    Gold Bars

    Investors looking for clues about the markets cannot help but notice that gold is making another record high and that stocks are continuing to struggle.

  • Why We Won’t Revisit Dow 6,500 Tuesday, 8 Jun 2010 | 6:32 PM ET

    Some have their concerns, but Cramer thinks the negativity is overblown.

  • Whitney Tilson of T2 Partners on why the oil company is his latest long position.

  • China and US Stuck in 'Currency Trap' Tuesday, 8 Jun 2010 | 6:53 AM ET
    Chinese Yuan and US Dollar

    Fears over default or restructuring by a euro-zone member like Greece or Portugal have been rife for months and are raising big concerns about losses on the balance sheets of banks in Europe and beyond.

  • Most Asian Markets Rise on Bargain Hunting Tuesday, 8 Jun 2010 | 3:17 AM ET

    Most Asian stock indexes were on positive ground, led by Australia's 1.2 percent rise, as traders paused in their selloff of risky assets ahead of Chinese economic data and a European Central Bank meeting later in the week.

  • 5 Plays on China’s Booming Middle Class Monday, 7 Jun 2010 | 7:29 PM ET

    Get Cramer’s favorite tech, semiconductor, retail, gaming and food trades on the Middle Kingdom.