Headlines from CNBC

  • Fed Stimulus Is Right Thing to Do: Pro     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 7:40 PM ET

    Ajay Kapur, Asian Head of Equity Strategy, Deutsche Bank says Fed chief Ben Bernanke is doing the right thing by expanding the Fed's balance sheet. He says interest rates cannot be used as a tool when they are at ultra-lows.

  • Opportune Time to Sell Virgin Atlantic: SIA     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 7:30 PM ET

    Nicholas Ionides, Vice President, Public Affairs, Singapore Airlines says that now is an opportune time to sell its stake in Virgin Atlantic. He says the investment has underperformed but SIA will still book a profit from the sale.

  • Averting a US Agricultural Cliff?     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    The U.S. "fiscal cliff" is not the only issue dividing congress. Erich Kuss, Hong Kong Director, US Agricultural Trade Office describes how Democrats and Republicans differ on what to do with the farm bill, which expired in September.

  • Jim Cramer on the "most successful" government intervention he's seen.

  • Richard Jerram, Chief Economist, Bank of Singapore says there is no real discussion in Japan about how to fix the problems of the last 20 years. He says Japan needs to deregulate its protected sectors, and the DPJ might be taking that more seriously than the LDP.

  • Keeping Japan's Manufacturing Industry Alive     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 6:40 PM ET

    Japan has fallen into a technical recession just as the country is heading to the polls. With the economy weighing heavily on voters' minds, CNBC's Kaori Enjoji takes a closer look at the country's prized manufacturing industry.

  • Challenges Facing Asia in 2013     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Rajiv Biswas, Senior Director and Asia Pacific Chief Economist, IHS Global Insight says that prospects for emerging Asia remain bright but investors need to get used to slower growth from China.

  • Here's What Dennis Gartman Is Selling Now     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 5:43 PM ET

    On "Fast Money," investor Dennis Gartman says most people don't realize what's happening with one well-known commodity.

  • Reroute From Bonds to Equity?     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 5:20 PM ET

    Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist, PNC Asset Management Group says it is possible that there will be a re-routing of investments from bonds to equities soon.

  • No Longer Overweight on Stocks: Pro     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 5:10 PM ET

    Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist, PNC Asset Management Group says that his firm has brought down their view on equities from overweight to baseline.

  • George Goncalves, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura, thinks the Federal Reserve will likely announce another round of stimulus. (5:18)

  • Santelli Exchange: Faux Rich Again in the Ditch     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 10:53 AM ET

    Rick Santelli argues against the extension of a government program that provides an unlimited guarantee for money the ultra-rich park in non-interest bearing accounts, at the expense of those with more modest means.

  • Grover Norquist says neither side should accept a “bad deal” just to avoid the “fiscal cliff” deadline.

  • US Still an Important Market: Norton Rose     Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 10:40 PM ET

    Peter Martyr, Global Chief Executive, Norton Rose says the U.S. is still a very important market for the law firm, despite the current economic issues.

  • Stocks in 60 Seconds: Renesas Electronics     Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 10:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar takes on the challenge of the daily stock in 60 seconds segment and looks at Renesas Electronics, which secured a $1.8 billion government-led bailout after being hit by slumping orders and competition from rivals.

  • Here's Why BOJ Won't Ease Before 2013: Pro     Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 9:40 PM ET

    Peter Whitley, Senior FX Analyst, Thomson Reuters, says with the elections still ongoing in Japan, it's too soon to expect any easing measures until at least the first quarter of 2013.

  • Should CY Leung Be Impeached?     Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 8:40 PM ET

    Claudia Mo, Civic Party Legislator and Holden Chow, Chairman of Young Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB) discuss C.Y. Leung's illegal structures at his home.

  • Paul Guest, Regional Head of Research & Strategy, LaSalle Investment Management says Asian investors take more risk in real estate investments, identifying shopping malls and hotels as yielding the best returns.

  • TCC to Attain Better Synergies From F&N: Pro     Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Vikram Chakravarty, Partner and Head of Strategy and Corporate Finance Asia, A.T. Kearney explains why TCC Assets can achieve better synergies from a takeover than OUE.

  • Equities the Best Asset Class in 2013?     Monday, 10 Dec 2012 | 7:10 PM ET

    Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist, Standard Chartered says equities will be the best performing asset class in 2013. He is especially positive on U.S. and Asian equities.