I think people are looking for an excuse to sell and, if earnings continue to come in weaker than expected, they could add up to make this a volatile summer, says Matthew McCormick, principal and portfolio manager at Bahl & Gaynor.» Read More
Youssef Squali, global head of internet and media research at Cantor Fitzgerald, comments on the news that Google will launch new Class C shares with no voting rights and says the stock remains attractive.
New posts in the French government have been announced, with Michel Sapin to take over from Pierre Moscovici as the country's finance minister, CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports.
Peter Oppenheimer, European equities strategist at Goldman Sachs, discusses bonds and says a further rise in the short end of the yield curve, especially in the U.S., would be well received by equity markets.
Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, explains why his outlook for gold remains conservative and discusses gold mining stocks.
Rahul Sharma, managing director at NEEVCAPITAL, comments on Asos's results and says the main challenge for the group is to raise awareness in new markets, such as China and Russia.
Andrew Goldberg, global market strategist at JP Morgan Funds, says the equity bull run should go on for a while, and that valuations will go "well beyond fair value."
Chris Malone, founder and managing director at Fidelum Partners, discusses General Motors ahead of its CEO's congressional hearing on Tuesday and says the group should "embrace" this crisis.
Alex Frino, professor at Macquarie Graduate School of Management, says that no evidence has been found to link high-frequency trading to increased volatility but that it can improve liquidity.
Julia Coronado, chief economist for North America at BNP Paribas, says U.S. data out this week should see "some spring rebound" and discusses the Fed's potential response.
Roger Weatherby, CEO of Weatherbys Bank and steward at the Jockey Club explains how the company evolved into a private bank and how it provides horse racing data to bookmakers around the world.
Andrew Sullivan, director of Asian sales trading at Kim Eng Securities, says the Bank of Japan is unlikely to act to counter the effect of the sales tax hike for a few months and explains it could be too late.
Simona Gambarini, associate director of research at ETF Securities, discusses the outlook for agricultural commodities and the impact El Nino could have on weather and crops.
Karine Berger, member of parliament from the Socialist Party, says the French government will lower taxes for companies and households while continuing to cut its deficit.
Guntram Wolff, director at Bruegel, says the euro zone budget needs to include a region-wide policy to address low demand and the growing social divide.
John Hardy, foreign exchange strategist at Saxo Bank, comments on the euro zone March manufacturing PMIs and explains that the ECB is "gearing up" for further easing.
Jason Kolbert, head of health care research at Maxim Group, says that last week's biotech sell-off was not justified as the sector is going through a "paradigm shift" which should results in higher valuations.
Philippe Waechter, head of economic research at Natixis Asset Management, hopes that the French government reshuffle will result in a clearer and faster economic policy.
Carter Worth, chief market technician at Sterne Agee, says that the "sideways period" the markets are currently in foreshadows problems ahead.
PK Basu, chief strategist at REAL Economics, says the Japanese sales tax hike is "pretty severe" and will have a rather large negative impact on the country's economy.
Ashish Chauhan, CEO of the Bombay Stock Exchange, discusses the Indian elections and what it would mean for the economy.