WICHITA, Kan.— Farmers and ranchers across Kansas are wrapping up the 2014 growing season, marked by rapidly changing fortunes that were buffeted by weather and markets. On the crop side, we certainly had lower prices, "said Dan O'Brien, a Kansas State University extension specialist. The Kansas winter wheat crop bore the brunt of drought conditions that decimated...» Read More
Banks were one of the few sectors in the green Monday, as shares in Lloyds soared after the UK financial announced its chairman was stepping down following criticism over the HBOS merger. Experts tell CNBC that the worst is over for financials.
Increasingly, the corporations that supply Americans with processed foods are unable to guarantee the safety of their ingredients.
Experts Jay Bowens, president of Bowen, Hanes & Company, and Art Nunes, market strategist at IMS Capital Management shared their outlook for the economy.
Global stocks rose Wednesday as investors grew more optimistic about the global economy recovering. But experts interviewed on CNBC remain torn about whether this is a bear-market rally or a new bull market.
Wary of the stock market, some French investors are betting on dairy cows to boost their fortunes.
The banking sector was one of the few sectors in the red Tuesday as investors remained cautious on the health of the system. Experts tell CNBC how to invest during the uncertainty.
After last week's gains, most global stocks were down Monday as weak corporate results tempered investors' optimism. Experts tell CNBC it's still a bear-market rally.
Global stocks were up Friday, driven higher by financials and miners as metals prices rose. Experts tell CNBC the market rally has further to go.
European hog farming is being transformed by an agricultural powerhouse operating in far-flung outposts.
Global stocks have enjoyed a nice rally over the last few weeks. But experts are wary of how long the good times can last. They tell CNBC where they see value in these uncertain times.
Breakfast commodities are “the best trading commodities” and have been for the last several months, said Jonathan Kleisner, managing director of Rex Capital Group.
As the outlook for Western economies remains uncertain with juxtapositions of green shoots and worsening economic data, experts tell CNBC they see opportunities in emerging markets.
After April's dazzling performance, stocks have begun May in a positive position. Experts tell CNBC this is the beginning of a new bull market which could last into 2013. But others disagree, saying a pullback is due.
Peter Kenny, managing director of Knight Equities, offered a favorite idea for investors to consider.
Now Global stocks were positive Monday as investors feeling confident that the U.S. financial system has already suffered the worst of its crisis and is getting healthier, just before the government releases the results of stress tests later this week. Experts tell CNBC how to invest.
Two experts, David Lutz of Stifel Nicolaus Capital Markets, and David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors, weighed in on the best places to invest.
Green shoots aren't just popping up in the economy. In case you haven't noticed, we're in the midst of a gardening boom.
"Pork bellies! I have a hunch something exciting is going to happen in the pork belly market this morning." Dan Aykroyd said just that in "Trading Places," the finest movie ever based on the commodities markets.
Global stocks enjoyed a second day of gains Thursday, waving off fears of a swine flu pandemic, as most corporate earnings come in better than expected. But with the global economic outlook still cloudy, experts tell CNBC how best to invest.
Global stocks were higher Wednesday as swine-flu fears took a step back from the spotlight and investors focused on the upbeat economic data which came out of the U.S. Experts tell CNBC that the acceleration in China's stock markets may be short-lived.