• Focus on global manufacturing: Pro  Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 12:08 PM ET

    Where to invest in 2014, with Doug Cote of ING Investment Management. He thinks this is a time to rebalance and get some of the "cheap unloved names."

  • Euro zone PMI: It's 'good news'  Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Julian Callow, chief international economist at Barclays, discusses the euro zone following the release of "very good" PMI data.

  • Singapore growth going to hold up: Pro  Wednesday, 1 Jan 2014 | 9:51 PM ET

    Daryl Liew, Head Of Portfolio Management of REYL Singapore advises investors to look past short-term volatilities in the country's economy after Q4 GDP data missed expectations

  • Midwest manufacturing cools in Dec: Survey Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 10:24 AM ET
    The first Ford Fusion made in the U.S., at Ford's assembly plant in Flat Rock, Mich.

    The pace of growth of business in the Midwest slowed in December, signaling a cooling in the region's manufacturing.

  • December Chicago PMI 59.1  Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 9:45 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Alyce Andres-Frantz, MNI Chicago bureau chief, break down the latest news on Midwest manufacturing. If you look at the numbers they are pretty solid, says Andres-Frantz.

  • Equity: Beware of New Year 'turmoil'?  Monday, 30 Dec 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Mark Sebastian, director of trading and investments at Swan Wealth Advisors, highlights that the new year's releases of both ISM data and nonfarm payrolls could send the market into "turmoil."

  • Investors cheer positive global data  Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 5:05 PM ET

    The latest data from Europe and the U.S. shows that global business activity expanded this month. CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar describes what that means for markets.

  • GM to invest $1.3 billion in 5 US plants Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 1:45 PM ET
    Mary Barra

    On the heels of appointing its first female CEO, General Motors said its $1.3 billion investment at five plants will create or retain 1,000 jobs.

  • Tractor sales up 10% in 2013  Monday, 16 Dec 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    The Association of Equipment Manufacturers says 184,000 tractors have been sold in the U.S. this year, up 10 percent. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on predictions for next year.

  • Why Chinese firms are in a sweet spot  Sunday, 15 Dec 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    Alaistair Chan, economist at Moody's Analytics, says mainland companies are still seeing rising orders and production levels, despite Monday's weak HSBC flash PMI.

  • FAA expected to pick 6 drone test sites  Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    Private drone manufacturers say there is a real opportunity for the drone industry, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.

  • US manufacturing growth hits 2½-year high Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 10:24 AM ET
    A welder builds parts for finished petroleum tanks at Southern Tank and Manufacturing Inc. in Owensboro, Kentucky.

    The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded at its fastest pace in 2½ years last month, an industry report showed on Monday, while the pace of hiring in the sector also accelerated.

  • UK recovery: 'Let's not get carried away'  Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 4:25 AM ET

    Philip Shaw, chief economist at Investec, tells CNBC that while the U.K. recovery is becoming broader-based, it's "no time for being complacent."

  • HSBC's China PMI index is qualitative: Expert  Sunday, 1 Dec 2013 | 9:07 PM ET

    Andrew Freris, Chief Investment Advisor for Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management explains why HSBC's China PMI index is more qualitative than quantitative.

  • China hard landing fears off the table: Pro  Sunday, 1 Dec 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    Michael Klibaner, Regional Director & Head of Research, China at Jones Lang LaSalle, explains why he's optimistic on China going into 2014.

  • Markit launches new PMI data  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 11:36 AM ET

    Markit chief economist Chris Williamson, provides insight into the launch of new PMI data today. The manufacturing data will begin releasing a read for the $9.7 trillion U.S. services sector.

  • Mid-Atlantic factory activity hits six-month low Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    An employee adjusts an industrial-sized loom as it creates a roll of carpet at the Bloomsburg Carpet Industries Inc. manufacturing facility in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania.

    The Philadelphia Fed said that factory activity in the Mid-Atlantic region hit a six-month low in November, while remaining positive.

  • The Dubai Air Show: what did we learn? Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 10:29 AM ET

    The two main snippets from Dubai: who is winning the Boeing vs Airbus war, and is the Middle East aviation boom sustainable?

  • Dubai air show closed due to rain, local flooding Thursday, 21 Nov 2013 | 3:58 AM ET

    The Dubai Airshow was closed on Thursday after heavy winds and rain hit the region overnight.

  • China PMI slows as rates rise: Pro  Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 9:04 PM ET

    Timothy Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research, Asia at ANZ explains the factors behind the dip in China's HSBC flash PMI survey for November.