Frank Blake, Chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's do-it-yourself extravaganza in Las Vegas, and provides his outlook on the spring selling season. Definitely the cold weather has had an impact on us, says Blake.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports the latest details on missing Flight MH370, after Malaysia's armed forces chief's press conference.
Michelle Girard, RBS chief U.S. economist, and David Bianco, Deutsche Bank head of U.S. equity strategy, share their thoughts on the markets, as equities appear mired in a holding pattern. Equities could see a "profit recession" in the S&P 500 if emerging economies weakened substantially, says Bianco.
Rajiv Biswas, Senior Director and Asia-Pacific Chief Economist of IHS Global Insight, says a political resolution, rather than an interest rate cut by the Bank of Thailand, would be the real solution to Thailand's economic woes.
With a global recovery on the way, Daphne Roth, Asia Equity Strategist at ABN AMRO Private Banking, says Japan, a late cyclical player, will be able to leverage it, while a weaker yen will provide a further boost.
Analysts continue to question whether bitcoin will be recognized as a currency or remain a payment mechanism. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.
Tracey Allen, commodities analyst at Rabobank International, looks at why food prices could jump this year.
Mark Taylor, dean at Warwick Business School, explains why it is going to be "hard to prove" forex rate-rigging.
Clive McDonnell, head of equity strategy at Standard Chartered Bank, says the recent string of soft Chinese data suggests the country's growth is "decelerating".