*Q4 pretax 7.80 bln SEK vs consensus 7.96. STOCKHOLM, Jan 28- Hennes& Mauritz, the world's No.2 fashion retailer, missed quarterly earnings forecasts as it spent heavily on new ranges and websites in its battle with cut-price rivals, a drive it plans to extend in 2015 with a new beauty line. "These are disappointing results, as margins continue to decline," said...» Read More
John Chambers, S&P, explains the thinking behind the move to downgrade nine European nations today, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
After months of rumors, S&P downgraded France, Italy and Spain. Germany, the Netherlands and Finland were spared. What the downgrade means for the euro, with Sean Egan, Egan Jones, CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
It is unclear the extent to which the downgrades will alter the function of the international monetary system over time. It is also unclear how material the incremental headwinds blowing out of Europe will be for countries already facing internal fragilities.
The euro's having a bad day, and this strategist says its problems are starting to bother the neighbors.
Italy's bond sale disappoints and the Swiss franc is rich - it's time for your FX Fix.
Respectable bond sales and disappointing U.S. data are pushing the euro higher, and this strategist sees a trading opportunity.
Correlations can help you trade, but they can also come back to bite.
The single European currency is likely to continue its fall even if European Union leaders, including European Central Bank officials, agree on a solution to the debt crisis, according to analysts.
A Spanish bond sale lifts the euro, but the European Central Bank meeting is the real headliner - time for your FX Fix.
Don't look now, but the Canadian dollar could soon have its wings clipped.
The European Central Bank has its monthly meeting and news conference on Thursday. Here's how to get ready.
Gold is investors' favorite asset for 2012, and developed markets are preferred over emerging markets when it comes to putting money in stocks or bonds, according to a poll carried out by Japanese investment bank Nomura.
British trade data disappoints and Fitch offers tough love for the euro - it's time for your FX Fix.
Brian Dolan, Chief Currency Strategist at Forex.com discusses the direction of the euro, and says that it's currently in a consolidation zone, along with other major currencies.
The Swiss franc rose on the resignation of the Swiss National Bank's chairman, and this strategist sees a trade.
Funny what a European debt crisis can do to the appeal of the dollar.
European shares close solidly higher as Wall Street rallies. European commodity stocks are boosted by Alcoa's outlook. The ECB meets Thursday: the Euro zone enters recessionary territory. Fitch says it doesn't foresee cutting France's AAA rating this year. Fitch also says countries under review, like Italy and Spain, could be cut one or two notches. Germany's Merkel and the IMF's LaGarde are slated to meet today in Berlin. Philips says European weakness will hurt its Q4 profits. The Bank of France says the
The Swiss franc bounced after the Swiss National Bank president resigned, and this strategist sees a selling opportunity.
Chinese trade data lifts currencies down under, and short covering lifts the euro from Monday's lows — it's time for your FX Fix.
Amid the wailing and gnashing of teeth that are governments’ attempts to confirm the long-term viability of the euro project, we are also witnessing an attempt to introduce a financial transactions tax (FTT) or “Tobin Tax” in the European Union.