• Talking Numbers: S&P Double Dip?     Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | 4:49 PM ET

    Discussing his perspective on patterns occuring in the market, with Walter Zimmermann, United-ICAP chief technical analyst.

  • Buy, Sell, or Hold?     Friday, 28 Oct 2011 | 1:26 PM ET

    Fast Money Halftime Traders Pete and Jon Najarian, Optionmonster.com, share perspective on which stocks to buy, sell, or hold right now?

  • Solar Trade Case May Backfire on US Firms Friday, 21 Oct 2011 | 3:04 AM ET
    Hami Solar Power Station

    Like Detroit automakers taking on the Japanese a generation ago, the seven American solar panel makers that filed a trade case on Wednesday against China might find that a legal victory, if it comes, may not translate into business success. The NYT reports.

  • Bill Daley One-on-One     Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | 4:44 PM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood provides details of his exclusive interview with President Obama's chief of staff, Bill Daley, on such topics as the newly inked trade deals with Korea, Panama and Columbia; job creation; and the Occupy Wall Street protests.

  • September Retail Sales Up     Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | 8:30 AM ET

    The September retail numbers show that sales are up 1.1 percent, says Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management; with Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo, and Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, who also breakdown import price data.

  • President Obama to Sign Free Trade Bills     Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | 8:16 AM ET

    Discussing why the health of the global economy can be indicated by trade and how the free trade agreements will help boost U.S. exports, with Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture.

  • U.S. Export Growth     Friday, 14 Oct 2011 | 7:30 AM ET

    We are seeing a lot of export growth in infrastructure areas, Fred Hochberg, Export-Import Bank of the United States chairman/president, who adds that infrastructure export have tripled in the last two to three years.

  • China's Imports up as Yuan Plummets     Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 2:33 PM ET

    Graeme Maxton, The Insight Bureau chief economist discussing whether China's economy is slowing down and the likely repercussions.

  • Congress passed three long-awaited free trade agreements on Wednesday, ending a political standoff that has stretched across two presidencies, the New York Times reports.

  • Euro Slips, Australian Dollar Gets a Lift Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 8:06 AM ET

    China's unhappy, Europe gets a reality check, and Australians are getting jobs - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Free Trade Agreements Pass     Thursday, 13 Oct 2011 | 7:43 AM ET

    Weighing in on whether the free trade agreement will export jobs overseas, with Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA).

  • US-Korea FTA Will Grow Jobs, Increase Trade     Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 7:37 PM ET

    William Craft, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Trade Policy and Programs at the U.S. Department of State, discusses the significance of the U.S. - S. Korea FTA.

  • Congress & Free Trade Agreements     Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 7:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers has the latest details on Congress voting on free trade agreements with South Korea, Colombia, and Panama. Also, discussing whether these free trade bills open the door to exporting more jobs overseas, with Thomas Donohue, U.S.Chamber of Commerce president/CEO.

  • Textile Makers Fight to Be Heard on South Korea Trade Pact Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 11:12 AM ET
    South Korea

    A proposed free trade agreement with South Korea, which the House and Senate are scheduled to consider this week, would open the American market to a manufacturing powerhouse that has its own high-technology textile industry. The New York Times reports.

  • Yuan Bill is Doomed     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 10:40 PM ET

    Adrian Foster, head of financial markets research, Asia Pacific at Rabobank, says the yuan bill ignores the fact that China & U.S.' trade relationship is mutually beneficial and therefore unlikely to become a legislation.

  • China Yuan Bill Will Not Pass the House     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 10:00 PM ET

    Andrew Pease, investment strategist at Russell Investments, says that U.S. effort to punish China over it's currency is unwarranted and is unlikely to pass the House.

  • The Safe Haven Currency You Forgot Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 2:31 PM ET
    Brights lights of Chuo Dori and Ginza Tokyo, Japan

    The circus in Europe has certainly been absorbing. But while you weren't looking, these strategists say the Japanese yen has gotten cheap.

  • The direct financial impact of the euro zone debt crisis will be felt in Asia as trading volumes on financial markets fade, just as they have in the west. When markets are as jittery as they are now, it seems geographic diversification counts for little. The FT reports.

  • Rein: Get Ready for a US-China Trade War Monday, 10 Oct 2011 | 7:54 PM ET
    Chinese Yuan and US Dollar

    The last thing the world needs is a trade war between the two economic super powers.

  • Euro Lifts, Dollar Slips, China Talks Tough Monday, 10 Oct 2011 | 8:25 AM ET

    France and Germany make a promise, and China sends a warning - it's time for your FX Fix.