Trade Balance


  • Euro Gets a Lift, Dollar Takes Hits Friday, 17 Aug 2012 | 7:54 AM ET

    Euro trade data is upbeat but Spanish bank loans are getting worse - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • A Decade-Long Ascent to Economic Power Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012 | 9:58 AM ET

    The U.S. may have committed a strategic error in not recognizing Turkey as a geographic bridge and trade center earlier.

  • Watch Out For Falling Kiwis? Here's Why Friday, 10 Aug 2012 | 12:44 PM ET
    Christchurch, New Zealand

    The New Zealand dollar's rally seems to have run its course.

  • China's trade report disappoints and Sweden talks tough — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Pound Gets a Lift, Kiwi Loses Steam Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 8:21 AM ET

    Rate talk at the Bank of England boosts the pound, but the New Zealand dollar is coming back to earth — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Knight Trading's 'Knight-Mare'     Thursday, 2 Aug 2012 | 2:15 PM ET

    Shares of Knight Capital Group are down for a second day after electronic trading glitches in its system caused price swings in dozens of NYSE stocks, with Joe Saluzzi, Themis Trading co-founder, and Joseph Fox, Ditto Trade, Inc. founder/CEO.

  • Euro Lifts, Investors Await "Super Mario" Thursday, 2 Aug 2012 | 8:13 AM ET

    The European Central Bank's president is in the hot seat and things are looking up down under — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Euro Stays Vulnerable, British Pound Takes a Hit Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 7:38 AM ET

    British output falls and kiwis drop — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Two Down Days With Light Volume: Trader     Monday, 23 Jul 2012 | 1:07 PM ET

    Discussing the state of the stock market, with Tyler Vernon, Biltmore Capital CIO, and Stephen Guilfoyle, Meridian Equity Partners.

  • Australia Is No Spain: Wayne Swan Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012 | 2:05 AM ET
    Australia Treasurer Wayne Swan

    Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer Wayne Swan has denied that Australia’s economy is at risk of a Spain-like economic crisis, calling the thesis put forth by the former chief Asia-Pacific economist for Morgan Stanley, Andy Xie “absurd”.

  • TPP Talks Going Well     Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 7:45 PM ET

    Demetrios Marantis , Deputy US Trade Representative says that negotiators are making good progress with the Trans-Pacific Partnership talks.

  • Traders work in the ten-year U.S. Treasury Note options pit at the Chicago Board of Trade in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

    As investors become increasingly uneasy about the second-quarter earnings period, expectations for more action from the Fed are on the rise. But with record low rates and the weak global economy, analysts are anticipating a disappointing season all around.

  • Viktor Shvets, Managing Director & Head of Thematic Equity Research at Credit Suisse discusses why China will be unable to rebalance its economy away from its reliance on exports towards consumption in the short to medium term.

  • Earnings Are the Next Big Test for Stocks Sunday, 8 Jul 2012 | 7:06 PM ET

    The impact of Europe's debt crisis on US companies is about to come out in the wash as second-quarter earnings season kicks off with Alcoa on Monday. Plus, China economic data.

  • Santitarn Sathirathai, Research Analyst at Credit Suisse said he thinks Bank Negara would rather save its ammunition for emergencies, such as if the euro zone collapsed.

  • Domestic Critics Slow Potential LNG Export Boom Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 9:35 AM ET

    Heated debate over the impact of  liquefied natural gas exports on domestic prices is threatening to derail them at a crucial time for the U.S. industry.

  • "Many Chinese firms buy lots of parts and components abroad and have to pay 17% VAT on them and the government gives them back some of that VAT, but the Chinese government has been ramping up those rebates in sectors it wants to see boosted exports," Simon Evenett, professor of international trade and economic development at the University of St Gallen, told CNBC.

  • Why Didn't Nasdaq Halt Facebook?     Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    UBS is sitting on big losses from Facebook's first day of trading on the Nasdaq. Ed Butowsky, Chapwood Capital Investments and Joshua Brown, Fusion Analytics, discuss the mess surrounding Facebook's IPO.

  • UBS Preparing Lawsuit Against Nasdaq     Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 3:48 PM ET

    Jeffrey Harte of Sandler O'Neill and Christopher Wallen of Tangent Capital Partners, discuss Facebook's fallout and news that UBS' losses reportedly could be as high as $350 million, with the "Closing Bell" crew.

  • Sources say UBS is sitting on losses as high as $350 million from the technical difficulties on Facebook's first day of trading. UBS is considering a lawsuit against Nasdaq, reports CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.