Trade Balance


  • Trans-Pacific Partnership Making Progress     Sunday, 13 May 2012 | 7:21 PM ET

    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.

  • Euro Fall Would Raise Stakes for China, US Saturday, 12 May 2012 | 5:37 PM ET

    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 & Spain's Ham Fight     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 8:18 AM ET

    Argentina's government is slapping restrictions on imports of Spanish hams, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.

  • Jobless Claims Fall by 1,000     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 8:30 AM ET

    Jobless claims edged lower last week, government data showed on Thursday, reports CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman.

  • Roadmap: Europe, Earnings & More     Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 9:00 AM ET

    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.

  • Closing Bell Exchange: Tuesday's Selloff     Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 3:03 PM ET

    The "Closing Bell" team discusses how the European recession, election results and austerity measures are impacting the market.

  • Safe Havens Get a Lift, Aussie Takes a Hit Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 8:18 AM ET

    Europe's elections cast a long shadow and Iran takes yuan - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Reasons to Get in the Market     Monday, 7 May 2012 | 2:55 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the U.S. economy and the catalysts that could drive the equity market higher, with Abby Joseph Cohen, Goldman Sachs.

  • Ahead of Jobs Report & LinkedIn's Earnings     Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 12:41 PM ET

    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.

  • Has Australia’s Rate Cut Put the Carry Trade at Risk? Wednesday, 2 May 2012 | 4:27 AM ET
    Australian Notes - Mixed

    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.

  • Aussie Falls on Rate Cut, Kiwi Slips on Trade Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 7:26 AM ET

    A rate cut dents the Aussie dollar and economic blues hit the buck - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Commercial Property Plays & Retail Consumers     Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 4:45 PM ET

    CNBC's Maria Bartiromo speaks to David Simon, Simon Property Group CEO, regarding where the money to build New York City's "Freedom Tower" is coming from and the state of consumer spending.

  • Why Palladium is a Hot Commodity     Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on which metal is outperforming the others.

  • Earnings Sector Plays     Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 1:11 PM ET

    Discussing which sectors investors should be watching this earnings season, with Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital.

  • The Market's Push & Pull     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 3:03 PM ET

    Stocks are off the lows, but still under pressure. Joe Greco, Meridian Equity Partners; Jeff Grossman, BRG Brokerage; and Tres Knippa, Kenai Capital Management, offer insight into what's weighing on investor sentiment.

  • Russia's VTB Bank CEO on NYC Open     Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 10:26 AM ET

    VTB Capital, the investment arm of Russia's second largest lender, is opening its first and only U.S. office this week in New York City, with Andrey Kostin, VTB's chairman & CEO.

  • Spain's Impact on U.S. Stocks     Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 4:48 PM ET

    Anticipating Spain's 10-year bond auction Thursday. What does this mean for American investors? Quint Tatro, Tatro Capital and John Browne, Euro Pacific Capital, discuss.

  • Stocks Surging on Strong Earnings     Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 1:22 PM ET

    Carmine Grigoli, Mizuho Securities chief investment strategist and Burt White, LPL Financial chief investment officer, discuss the best ways to play the current markets.