Peter Attard Montalto, emerging market economist at Nomura International, talks about the South African mining sector, the potential rise of further union unrest and the impact it would have on the country's economy.» Read More
A survey of credit conditions in each of the 50 states found a considerable difference in the credit profiles of the best and worst states.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team report on the market moving stories of the day; including Mitt Romney's choice for running mate, Paul Ryan; discussing whether the market melt-up can continue; and weighing in on whether high-multiple defensive stocks have topped out.
A year after the S&P downgrade, the debt is still growing, the economy may be even shakier than last year, and Congress faces another wave of policy paralysis.
Cramer shares six stocks to watch, and reveals them in under 60 seconds; including Dow Chemical, NETGEAR, Sprint, Exxon Mobil, and Colgate-Palmolive.
Morgan Stanley’s big second-quarter earnings miss is a result of abysmal trading results and not a botched initial public offering of Facebook shares.
The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on all the market moving stories today, including an earnings beat and restatement of first quarter results from JPMorgan; Moody's downgrade of Italian government bonds; and speculation about an Amazon smartphone, and the stiff competition it faces from Apple.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including returns on Italian bonds, and whether the IMF will issue more financial support to Greece.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the ripple effect when municipalities file for bankruptcy and the impact on local towns and cities, particularly in California.
John Gapper, "A Fatal Debt" author, discusses his new book about Wall Street's high rollers and the impact of the financial crash on banks, and ensuing layoffs.
When a consumer’s credit score drops, it is hard to recover financially. Wall Street firms could face the same fate. The New York Times reports.
Bank stocks have bounced back after Moody's made several downgrades. Chris Kotowski, Oppenheimer, weighs in.
Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill principal, discusses why he has "buy" ratings on several big banks, despite the recent downgrades.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports bank stocks are higher, despite Moody's much-anticipated downgrade; a big earnings miss for Darden Restaurants sent shares lower; and Microsoft may be looking to make its own smartphone.
"The real issues with the banks is the ten-year yield curve at 1.633 percent, how do they make money with that yield curve so flat?" asks Paul Miller, FBR Capital Markets managing director, explaining the ratings cuts for Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, and Bank of America.
The mass downgrades of major global banks by ratings agency Moody’s Thursday night don’t appear to have caused the downwards market movements one might have expected.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on the market-moving stories of the day, including Spanish bond yields hitting 7%, after two downgrades; Nokia's plans to cut as many as 10,000 jobs, after cutting its earnings outlook; and a look at Ron Johnson's performance, a year after he was named JC Penney's CEO.
Jamie Dimon faces the Senate Banking Committee; Dick Clark Productions up for sale; Greek bank withdrawals increase ahead of the election; Spain credit rating is slashed; Tim Geithner discusses jobs growth.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports the market-moving stories of the day, including today's Senate Banking Committee hearing with Jamie Dimon; the upside potential in current markets; and Goldman Sachs' downgrade of McDonald's.
Tim Seymour, Triogem Asset Management explains how investors can play India's weakening credit status.
Rahul Bajoria, Regional Economist at Barclays says India will need more time to implement reforms given that it has only been two months since S&P's last assessment.