*Stocks exposed to Russia under renewed pressure. LONDON, March 7- European shares fell on Friday, amid growing tension over Crimea, as investors tried to shield themselves from any confrontation between Russia and Ukraine on the weekend.» Read More
Google, explains its stock split. Also, what the company is doing to maintain the passion of a startup, with CNBC's Jon Fortt. David Garrity, GVA Research, also weighs in on some of the highlights from the call.
Cantor Fitzgerald expands its emerging markets business. Shawn Matthews, Cantor Fitzgerald CEO, offers insight.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, including jobless claims, PPI, trade deficit numbers and Google earnings, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Dr. Murat Ulgen, chief economist for Central, Eastern Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa at HSBC, told CNBC, "There has been a gentle improvement in emerging market activity according to our index. If you look at services, the one year forward looking expectations of services are pretty good. This tells us that this gentle improvement will probably continue."
For many investors, emerging markets offer above-average economic growth, low debt levels and positive trade balances — along with the usual risk.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, including Alcoa and Apple. And Fed vice chair Janet Yellen speaks tonight at 7:15pm, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Will Tuesday's market selloff continue throughout the rest of the week? Ron Carson, Carson Wealth Mgmt. and Russ Koesterich, BlackRock's iShares Group, share investment advice.
Sharing perspective on President Obama's speech on the ''Buffett Rule,'' with Chris Krueger, Guggenheim Partners senior policy analyst; Brian Gardner, KBW Washington research analyst; and CNBC's Eamon Javers.
The Street Signs crew weigh in on the catalysts driving Tuesday's markets down.
The long-term case for investing in emerging-markets is based on growing worldwide demand for commodities and the expansion of an enormous new middle class in those countries.
Strong domestic fundamentals in the BRICs and other countries are likely to drive equity prices.
Investors fearful of a global recession and its ill effects on emerging markets should look for short funds to bet against stocks there.
Potential weakness in the materials and commodities sectors is likely to drag on equities prices.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, including Alcoa earnings, Apple's new 52-week high, and an exclusive interview with Bubba Watson coming on later on CNBC, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Kingsley Jones, Founder and CIO, Jevons Global, says South America is a good bet to play the emerging markets theme.
David Lee, Portfolio Manager & Investment Director, Newgate Capital, says emerging markets - as compared to developed economies which suffer from notable fiscal deficits - have outperformed and are very attractive because of urbanization and a rising middle class.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, including Friday's jobs report and whether it could change the odds of QE3, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.
Vasu Menon, Vice President, Wealth Management Singapore, OCBC Bank talks about the implications of the weaker than expected U.S. jobs data on Asian markets, and explains why he's positive on the region's equities.
Spain becomes the focus as euro debt fears return, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs. Meanwhile CNBC's Gary Kaminsky weighs in on the low interest rate environment. And CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks with Jeff Carter, independent trader, on the buzz at the CME.
Forget the hedge funds and mutual funds for a minute. If you want to follow the moves of a prescient group of professional investors, keep an eye on the endowments. Today, we'll take a look at five of the biggest position increases endowment funds took on.