Chad Morganlander, portfolio manager at Stifel, explains why he is underweight on equities right now, saying that "valuations are somewhat stretched."» Read More
Russ Bendel, CEO of Habit Restaurants, says it hopes to open up to 28 stores in the U.S. in 2015, while the Middle East could see up to 50 chains in the next 7 years.
Discussing oil and volatility in U.S. equity markets, Chad Morganlander, portfolio manager at Stifel, discusses strategy and says investors should get used to oil at $45 per barrel.
After a poor performance in 2014, does bitcoin have a future in 2015? Simon Dixon, CEO and co-founder of BankToTheFuture.com, says it has a "lot of untapped value" and a significant way to go over the coming year.
Multinational businesses that do business overseas could feel a "drag" from the stronger dollar, says Ken Kamen, president of Mercadien Asset Management, but growing demand globally as oil prices drop could offset this later on.
Gareth Lewis-Davies, senior oil strategist at BNP Paribas, says that China is building up a strategic stock of oil, and that low prices provide a "good opportunity to dip into the market and accelerate purchases."
Robert Wood, chief U.K. economist at Berenberg, says we shouldn't be overly concerned about today's disappointing inflation data, as the U.K. is seeing a strengthening in its labour market, which should push up inflation.
Ahead of the European Central Bank meeting next week, Alessandro Tentori, head of developed markets rates strategy at Citi, says that ECB QE might be "too late and too little," and could displease markets.
Europe shares regained some ground on Monday, ending in positive territory as speculation on further stimulus from the European Central Bank (ECB) boost sentiment, even as the oil price continued to tank.
Nearly four million people marched in Paris on Sunday in response to the terror attacks in Paris last week. CNBC's Hadley Gamble talks to Gilles De Kerchove, EU counter-terror chief, about current strategies for terror attack threats.
How are U.S. companies dealing with the drop in oil prices? Patrick Spencer, MD and director of international institutional equity sales at Baird, remains optimistic in terms of earnings.
Panicos Demetriades, former Cyprus central bank governor and professor of financial economics at the University of Leicester, discusses the country's economy and its reform plans, ahead of the first ECB meeting of 2015.
Arndt Ellinghorst, senior managing director and head of automotive research at ISI Group, says that short-term fluctuations in oil prices don't have much impact on demand for autos.
Jan Hatzius, chief economist at Goldman Sachs, says that while a 500-euro quantitative easing program wouldn't be small, "we need a large effort by the ECB" as they should have employed more aggressive monetary easing "a lot earlier."
As Shire announces that it will buy U.S. company NPS Pharmaceuticals, Richard Gnodde, co-CEO of Goldman Sachs International, discusses the outlook for mergers and acquisitions in 2015, and says this deal is an "encouraging start."
The European Central Bank could announce a quantitative easing programme that's based on paid-in capital by central banks, a source told CNBC. Annette Weisbach talks to Harris Georgiades, Cyprus' financial minister, about this issue and the country's recovery.
Jan Hatzius, chief economist at Goldman Sachs, says that low wage growth in the U.S. is holding down core price inflation, which will delay a U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike beyond June's meeting.
Discussing the ongoing "Charlie Hebdo" situation, CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports what we know about the two gunmen and the security efforts that are currently underway at the hostage situation.
China's inflation prices have fallen to a five year low in December. Geoff Dennis, head of GEM equity strategy at UBS discusses why he recommends it for 2015.
Ahead of Friday's U.S. jobs report release, Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, discusses whether we'll see further improvement in hourly earnings data.
Discussing the ongoing "Charlie Hebdo" situation, CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports that French police have asked the media to not film live. She discusses the conflicting reports that are emerging.
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