Headlines from CNBC

  • Japan Elections: Many Choices, But Still Undecided  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 6:40 PM ET

    With 12 parties fielding 1,504 candidates, voters should be spoiled for choice in the upcoming elections, but several still remains undecided. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji finds out which party has the best shot at winning the seats.

  • OPEC Oil Demand to Hold  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 5:40 PM ET

    Ric Spooner, Chief Market Analyst, CMC Markets says that there will be plenty of demand for OPEC oil even if the U.S. becomes energy self-sufficient.

  • Impact of Pyonyang's Rocket Launch On US  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 5:30 PM ET

    Bruce Klingner, Senior Research Fellow, Northeast Asia, Heritage Foundation says North Korea's rocket launch is a renewed threat for the U.S. as Pyongyang could eventually build missiles that may reach American soil.

  • Cashin Explains 'Upward Pressure' on Stocks  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 11:40 AM ET

    In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS tells Bob Pisani why stocks are holding their own, despite the liklihood of "headwinds" from the "fiscal cliff" and whatever austerity measures follow it.

  • Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein answers a question from Andrew Ross Sorkin on income inequality in the United States.

  • Santelli to Congress: 'We Need the Patch!'  Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 | 10:50 AM ET

    Rick Santelli urges Congress to prevent the AMT from hitting millions of additional taxpayers earning as little as $33,750 a year.

  • Stocks in 60 Seconds: SIA  Tuesday, 11 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 Singapore Airlines, whose stake in Virgin Atlantic was bought by Delta Air Lines.

  • Don't Look at Valuations, Look at Earnings: Pro  Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Ajay Kapur, Asian Head of Equity Strategy, Deutsche Bank says looking at valuations doesn't work. He advises investors to buy stocks that guarantee earnings and return on equity.

  • 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.

  • Cramer: $22.7 Billion Profit, 'That's Real Money!'  Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 6:58 PM ET

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

  • Japan Needs to Deregulate Protected Sectors: Pro  Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 6:50 PM ET

    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.

  • Top Bond Strategist: Expect Fed to Announce QE4  Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    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.