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Second quarter earnings data released today in the U.S. is set to disappoint investors, John Butters, Senior Earnings Analyst at FactSet told CNBC.
Another tough Monday for the markets but Alcoa starts earnings season on a positive note; USDA reports the drought is getting worse; Denny’s is heading to China and the 2012 Kentucky Derby winner is heading to Japan.
Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy at Westpac Bank says that Germans are close to saying no to the ESM as its liability on Germany is unknown.
Marchel Alexandrovich, Senior Economist at Jefferies says that uncertainty is keeping Asian investors out of Europe's debt markets.
Marchel Alexandrovich, Senior Economist at Jefferies says that the ECB is putting pressure on politicians to pump money into the economy.
Investors yawned when the European Central Bank cut interest rates last week. This strategist says they were wrong.
Nigel Farage, UK Independence Party leader, discusses Europe's looming fiscal crisis, and the problems with bailouts, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports European markets end the trading day lower amid growth worries, and a look at the headwinds facing euro bonds and the impact of U.S. stocks, with CNBC's Gary Kaminsky and Brian Shactman.
The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on what's going to drive the "buzz" and trading today, including the kick off to earnings season, and Wellpoint's acquisition of rival, Amerigroup.
The euro's slide stalls and Chinese consumer price inflation keeps slowing — it's time for your FX Fix.
David Zervos, Jefferies head of interest rate strategy, and Joseph Trevisani, Worldwide Markets chief market strategist, weigh in on what to watch ahead of this week's opening bell.
If a company gets more than 20 percent of its revenue from the Continent, you need to know.
"That employment reports tells us to brace ourselves for a further slowdown in business sales and profits," explains John Lonski, Moody's Capital Markets Research Group chief economist, commenting on Friday's weaker-than-expected jobs report.
"Dr. Doom" Nouriel Roubini says the "perfect storm" scenario he forecast for the global economy earlier this year is unfolding right now as growth slows in the U.S., Europe as well as China.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a meeting today with ECB President Mario Draghi and the European Parliament.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including an expected drop in earnings, as companies begin reporting their quarterly numbers.
The first half of this year may have ended on a somber note for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and it was no different for Asia. Deal volumes were down almost 30 percent on year across the region. But according to one analyst that doesn't mean there aren't good investment options for companies out there.
Top Olympics officials questioned whether it was appropriate to allow fast-food chain McDonald’s to continue sponsoring the games amid mounting concern about the global obesity crisis, the International Olympic Committee president has admitted, the Financial Times reports.
While global investors have shunned European equities this year, fund managers tell CNBC they are beginning to grow their exposure to the region’s battered stocks, with expectations of a pick-up in the second half of the year.
Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ says while Europe is moving in the right direction, weak data out of the U.S. means EU policymakers have less time to work through their problems. He forecasts that the euro will continue to weaken from here.
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Jan Dunning, CEO of St Petersburg-headquartered hypermarket chain Lenta, says the situation in Ukraine has had no impact on the group, as consumer confidence remains unaffected in Russia.
Vincent Deluard, European strategist at Ned Davis Research Group, says the strong euro is a problem for the region's companies, especially for the large exporters.
European shares closed higher on Thursday as investors brushed aside concerns regarding Ukraine and focused instead on Wall Street earnings and the latest U.S. jobs data.