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The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on the market moving stories of the day, including Alcoa's earnings; and the Dish Network's unsolicited takeover bid for Clearwire.
Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman, shares his final market surprise: Iran increasing its nuclear capabilities this year.
Michael Thompson, S&P Capital IQ; and Lou Brien, DRW Trading Group, discuss the outlook on fourth quarter earnings and its impact on the markets, with Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman.
Microsoft has sold 60 million licenses and upgrades for its new Windows 8 operating system in the 10 weeks since its launch, a top executives said.
Edward Perks, Portfolio Manager, Franklin Income Fund discusses the risks of having exposure to fixed income.
Alcoa kicked off earnings season by hitting its earnings target and raising its outlook for global aluminum demand. Shares rose after-hours.
What to expect in tomorrow's trading session, with Cliff Davis, BNP Paribas; Robert Luna, SureVest Capital Management; and Laif Meidell, American Wealth Management.
Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld discusses quarterly earnings, and his expectations for markets and business in 2013.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo reports Alcoa's Q4 earnings.
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Christine Short, S&P Capital IQ, discusses which trends investor should watch as fourth quarter earnings kick-off.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's market moving stories; including Yum! Brands' China battle; Sears' executive shuffle; and Target's plan to match online prices.
The buzz is modest at best for the fourth-quarter earnings season. Here's why you shouldn't be surprised to see your fair share of disappointments.
Earnings season unofficially kicks off Tuesday. From Sandy to the "fiscal cliff" get ready to here every excuse in the book for weak profits and revenue!
With apologies to Cole Porter, the best slogan for this earnings season may be, “D-lightful, d-licious, d-lovely.”
KFC parent Yum Brands on Monday warned that sales in its key China division shrank more than expected in the fourth quarter, and it reiterated an earnings forecast that was below what Wall Street expected.
Matt Rubin, CIO, Neuberger Berman Trust advises investors to look at individual companies with attractive valuations and emerging market exposure to weather any economic "storms".
The market moved on relief the U.S. averted the worst regarding the "fiscal cliff." CNBC's Maria Bartiromo explains why investors should keep market expectations in check.
It's a crucial reporting season for companies as markets worry about Washington, with Nick Raich, Key Private Bank; Chris Konstantinos, Riverfront Investment Group; and Rich Peterson, Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
First quarter earnings reports are landing, and that's giving this strategist a currency trading idea.
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