BERLIN, Sept 1- Weak investment spending and slow trade led the German economy to contract for the first time in over a year in the second quarter, data showed on Monday. Germany's Federal Statistics Office confirmed an earlier flash estimate showing a 0.2 percent contraction in seasonally-adjusted gross domestic product on the quarter between April and June.» Read More
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Adam Parker, Morgan Stanley, discusses how positive signs of a possible debt deal are sparking a small rally in the markets.
Ronald Peltier, CEO of HomeServices of America, explains why he sees encouraging signs of a housing recovery.
Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial, and Robert Doll, BlackRock, explain how they are playing the markets right now, ahead of a "fiscal cliff" solution.
Tomas Zidek, deputy minister of finance for the Czech Republic talks about the progress the country is making to reduce its debt to under 3 percent of GDP by 2014.
The Federal Reserve provided the country’s 19 biggest banks with its the guidelines for the 2013 stress test. Next year, banks will be stressed under three scenarios, the most severe incorporating a slowdown in China, along with severe recessions in the U.S. and Europe.
Discussing China's new leader Xi Jinping, with Peter Navarro, Professor of Economics and Public Policy.
New data shows the euro zone is slipping back into a recession for the second time in 4 years, with the "Squawk on the Street" team.
"I think part of the market weakness you are seeing is lots of investors saying, this may be my last chance to sell things at the lower capital gains rate,' said Wilbur Ross, WL Ross & Co. chairman & CEO, explaining how he plans to navigate through choppy market waters.
Juergen Michels, chief euro zone economist at Citigroup, tells CNBC why signs of weakness in the area suggest the recession will worsen further.
The clouds hanging over European consumers and dampening spending show no sign of lifting, as consumer confidence in the region continues to be the lowest in the world.
Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist, CMC Markets says that Chinese equities will do well as recent economic data have been positive.
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Jeff Gural, Newmark Knight Frank chairman, explains how raising taxes on the wealthy will improve the nation's fiscal strength.
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Jesper Koll, managing director and head of Japanese equity research at JP Morgan, informs CNBC that the combination of public demand and export demand is likely to further the trend of negative growth in Japan.
Chinese exports in October hit a five-month high, rising close to 12 percent year on year, supporting views that the country’s economic recovery is on firm footing, but economists warn this surge in exports may not be sustainable.