Bob Iaccino, chief market strategist at Tethys Partners, says that U.S. groups' guidance has been on the negative side and discusses what will drive the market this week.» Read More
Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says by denouncing pro-separatists in Ukraine, oligarchs are realizing that it is "dangerous" to ignore millions of people.
Tina Fordham, senior political analyst at Citi, says that from a political perspective, the China-Russia gas deal shows that Vladimir Putin does not need the West.
Mark Thompson, director of the Southeast Asia Research Centre at City University of Hong Kong, says that while military coups have been a part of Thai political history, there is a threat of civil war hanging over the latest events.
Sumit Mazumder, president designate of the Confederation of Indian Industry, says people are expecting a lot from the country's new prime minister Narendra Modi.
Eckhard Cordes, president of the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations, says there has been little evidence that the crisis in Ukraine is de-escalating.
Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank, says the German economy is growing rapidly and is driven by domestic consumption.
Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says the tensions between Russian will end soon if he takes power in Ukraine.
Christian Morales, vice president and general manager for EMEA at Intel, says the company will continue to attend SPIEF, despite many CEOs dropping out from the forum due to geopolitical tensions.
Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, says the disinflationary trend in the euro zone will make it difficult to hit the European Central Bank's 2 percent inflation target.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on the lastest details about the blast in China's western region of Xinjiang that killed an estimated 31 people.
Mykola Golovko, senior consumer electronics analyst at Euromonitor International, says the decline of camera sales for Sony will be more drastic than the group has forecast and it will not see a substantial pick up in TV sales for 2 years.
Jürg Zeltner, CEO of UBS Wealth Management, says in the current investing environment, clients are not risk-on.
Chris Williamson, chief economist at Markit, says there are divergences between the data coming from euro zone countries with France continuing to be the "sick man of Europe".
Greg Valliere, chief political strategist at Potomac Research Group, says it will be a while before the U.S. Federal Reserve decides to hike interest rates.
Burt Flickinger, managing director at Strategic Resource Insight Group, says Target has struggled in Canada and it will only get worse.
Michael Lasser, hardline retail analyst at UBS, says PetSmart is facing "intense" competition from online retailers.
George Goncalves, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura Securities International, says tapering will continue and the U.S. Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low.
Benjamin Voyer, consumer psychologist and marketing professor at ESCP Europe Business School, says Burberry needs to reinvent itself again to appeal to the new Chinese consumer.
Adam Cole, head of currency strategy at RBC, says he is "constructive" on sterling.
Franziska Keller, a member of the European Parliament, says the euro crisis is not over and this has to be overcome to give people "hope".