*Japan posts record trade deficit, hits yen. *Unrest in Ukraine likely to limit safe-haven yen's losses. NEW YORK, April 21- The dollar rose to a two-week high against the yen on Monday after Japan posted a record trade deficit in the fiscal year ended in March, though tensions in Ukraine were likely to limit losses on the safe-haven Japanese currency.» Read More
Seeking companies trading below their 200-day moving average with dividend yields higher than the S&P average (2.11%) and that have revenue growth above 20% in the last year. With Laton Spahr, Columbia Management Investment Advisers, and CNBC's Brian Shactman.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is widely expected to lower interest rates by 25 basis points to 3.50 percent at its next meeting Tuesday, however, slowing housing and retail sectors could push the central bank into a more aggressive rate cutting cycle with the market expecting up to 165 basis points in cuts over the year.
Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicholas strategist, weighs in on the state of the U.S. economy and the importance of the last hour of today's trading session.
Discussing whether weak market performance in May is an indicator for what's ahead, with Joshua Brown, Fusion Analytics; Dan Genter, RNC Genter Capital Management CEO & CIO; and CNBC's Amanda Drury.
Discussing the Dow's weak performance this May, with Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics; Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group CEO; and CNBC's "Closing Bell" crew.
Discussing the impact JPMorgan's trading loss has on taxpayers, with Gary Gensler, CFTC chairman. "We've got to guard the American public against those offshore trades bringing risk back home," says Gensler.
CNBC's Eamon Javers discusses the latest action in the financial sector, reporting loan balances declined by $56.3 billion. Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital, weighs in.
Germany bolsters the euro and investment in China slips - it's time for your FX Fix.
Myron Brilliant, Vice President for Asia, International Division, U.S. Chamber of Commerce says that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement is making progress and that more countries like Japan should join the pact.
The situation in the euro zone has become so bleak that it is giving rise to rumors the euro will be tied to the dollar at close to parity, a dramatic fall, which would have severe implications for the US and China. The Financial Times reports.
Argentina's government is slapping restrictions on imports of Spanish hams, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
Jobless claims edged lower last week, government data showed on Thursday, reports CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman.
The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses this morning's major headlines, including European worries, Morgan Stanley's downgrade, and Disney and Macy's earnings.
Australia is headed for the “mother of all hard landings,” according to Société Générale strategist Albert Edwards, who says the country’s “credit bubble” could burst if China’s economy suffers a sharp slowdown.
The "Closing Bell" team discusses how the European recession, election results and austerity measures are impacting the market.
Europe's elections cast a long shadow and Iran takes yuan - it's time for your FX Fix.
Discussing the state of the U.S. economy and the catalysts that could drive the equity market higher, with Abby Joseph Cohen, Goldman Sachs.
CNBC's Steve Liesman offers insight on unemployment data and which economic indicator best gauges the health of the U.S. economy. Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, also shares his expectations for LinkedIn ahead of its earnings report this afternoon.
Alistair Thornton, China Economist, IHS Global Insight thinks the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue holds a lot of potential, but says talks could be overshadowed by broader political events.
The Australian dollar carry trade, popular among investors to cash in on the interest rate differential between countries, is losing its appeal following the Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) interest rate cut, say forex strategists, who expect further policy easing by the central bank this year.