CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on high profile earnings misses, and how the stocks are reacting.» Read More
James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management; Warren Meyers, DME Securities; Paul Schatz, Heritage Capital, discuss the potential energy bite out of corporate profits. It's possible energy expenses are likely to impact the next quarter more.
CNBC's Brian Shactman provides a preview of earnings season, which will kick off with Alcoa's earnings announcement this afternoon.
John Rogers, D.A. Davidson, discusses why Shaw Group earnings missed expectations. The company is an engineering and construction firm that has a hand in designing nuclear plants.
Jonathan Golub, UBS Investment Bank, shares his preview of earnings season. "I think it's going to be a pretty good earnings season."
CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on the homebuilder reporting a surprise profit from its distressed loan division and weighing in on whether housing or jobs has a better read on the economy with Pedro Da Costa, Reuters; Alex Charfen, Distressed Property Institute and, CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Financial markets are on the rise, defying geopolitical threats as investors take their cue from a healthy long-term economic outlook , and earnings for the first quarter are likely to show positive surprises, Michael Browne, Fund Manager at Martin Currie said Monday.