CNBC's Martin Soong takes you through the latest results from CNBC's second CFO Global Council survey.
UPS CFO Kurt Kuehn says this "tighter shopping season" might produce a big rush right before Christmas.
Lars Machenil, CFO at BNP Paribas, says there is uncertainty around banking regulation, but banks need to be "whipped into shape" in order to lend more to economy.
Renowned investor Charles Schwab said he expects the Dow Jones Industrial Average to climb to the 20,000 mark.
US wholesale inventories rose more than expected in October, showing little sign of businesses pulling back.
Whether the rule will discourage risky bank trading—or survive legal challenges—will take years to become clear.