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  • Nikkei Closes Down Over 7% After Volatile Session Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Japan's stock market finished Thursday's session 7 percent lower, in a hugely volatile session which saw the Nikkei gain 2 percent in early trade only to dive to a one-week low late in the session.

  • Australia, Japan Fall After Weak China Data Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Australian stocks retreated from Tuesday's four-and-a-half-year high after Chinese manufacturing data revealed the nation's economic recovery may not be on solid footing while the Nikkei 225 extended losses as the yen strengthened.

  • Rio Tinto Aims to Cut Almost Half of UK Jobs Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 11:35 PM ET

    Mining group Rio Tinto plans to almost halve the size of its London head office, cutting more than 200 jobs as it tries to slash more than $5 billion in costs by the end of next year.

  • Asia Ends Week on Tepid Note After Earnings Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 6:01 AM ET

    Asian stock markets traded cautiously on Friday as investors digested a raft of regional corporate earnings and as attention turned to first-quarter U.S. GDP figures for signs of whether the rally on Wall Street can continue.

  • China's 2% Rally Sparks Turnaround in Asia Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 4:47 AM ET

    Asian stocks reversed earlier losses on Friday led by a 2 percent rally in Shanghai as investors cheered news that the yuan's trading band may be widened, which offset bearish sentiment triggered by weak U.S economic data.

  • Glencore CEO: Russia a Great Investment Opportunity Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 8:58 AM ET
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    Russia is a prime investment location because of its massive natural resources, Ivan Glasenberg, the CEO of commodity trader Glencore said on Thursday.

  • Iron Ore Expansion Key To Rio Shares: Pro   Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:45 PM ET
    Iron Ore Expansion Key To Rio Shares: Pro

    Brad Partridge, Portfolio Manager at Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says the way the market deals with Rio Tinto's huge iron ore production expansion is key to the direction of its shares.

  • Europe Pares Losses After Upbeat US Earnings Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:52 AM ET

    European shares closed off their session lows on Tuesday, as U.S. earnings season kicked into high gear following a slew of upbeat earnings reports from heavyweights Goldman Sachs, Coca-Cola, and Johnson & Johnson. U.S. shares were boosted by the news and the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 Index closed provisionally down.

  • Slowing Growth Signs Everywhere, Not Just in China Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 9:56 AM ET

    Slowing growth signs are everywhere, not just in China.

  • Europe Shares Close Down After Commodities Sell-Off Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 11:46 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Monday, after news of an unexpected slowdown in China sparked a commodities sell-off.

  • Early Movers: S, DISH, C, PCS & More Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 8:33 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Commodity Super Cycle Is Dead: Citi Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 4:46 AM ET

    The super cycle in commodities has come to an end, according to researchers at Citi, who downgraded several mining stocks on Monday as metals prices have continued to decline.

  • Stock Market Rally: Are We Entering a "Parabolic" Phase? Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 3:07 PM ET

    The rally today is broad, with defensive names advancing at almost the same pace as cyclical names. The S&P 500 gapped up about six points right at the open.

  • BOJ Sparks Dramatic Turnaround in Nikkei Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 1:37 AM ET

    The unprecedented moves by the Bank of Japan on Thursday to end years of deflation brought about a breath-taking turnaround in Japanese stock markets that saw the Nikkei 225 closing up 2.2 percent by the end of the day, at four and a half year highs.

  • Asia Cuts Losses to End Mixed After Cyprus Scare Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 4:04 AM ET

    Asian markets eased off their lows to close mixed on Tuesday after comments from the Eurogroup president about using the Cypriot "bail-in" as a template for future deals spooked investors while Shanghai shares led losses over liquidity fears.

  • Cyprus's Plan B Spooks Asia; China Shrugs It Off Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 4:10 AM ET

    Asian stocks were under pressure on Wednesday as concerns rose if a bailout deal was still possible for Cyprus while Greater Chinese shares ignored the news to outperform the market as attention turned to domestic issues.

  • Fortescue CEO Refutes $70 Call on Iron Ore Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 4:03 AM ET
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    Extreme bearish forecasts for iron ore prices to drop to as low as $70 a metric ton are an overreaction to the oversupply situation in the sector, said the CEO of the world's fourth largest iron ore producer.

  • Fortescue: Oversupply Concerns Overblown   Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 11:35 PM ET
    Fortescue: Expect Iron Ore Prices to Strengthen

    Nev Power, CEO of Fortescue Metals tells CNBC why doesn't expect a drastic increase in new iron-ore supplies. He thinks prices will stay up in the long-term on stabilizing Chinese demand.

  • Europe Shares Close Down Ahead of Cyprus Vote Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 12:33 PM ET

    European shares closed lower on Tuesday as markets await the outcome of a critical vote in Cyprus to tax bank deposits.

  • Choosing Between Small Caps and Big Caps   Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 11:45 PM ET
    Small Caps the Same as Big Caps?

    Patrick Noble, Senior Investment Specialist at Zurich Australia tells CNBC why small caps are his pick of the moment.