China is losing competitiveness to lower-cost producing countries like Vietnam and Indonesia, which is pressurizing its manufacturing sector, says Stanley Szeto, Chairman & CEO of Lever Style.» Read More
Johnson Controls is in advanced talks to buy fire protection and security company Tyco International, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
The slide was led by a drop in housing permits and weak new orders in manufacturing.
Boeing announced Thursday it will take a $569 million after-tax charge in its fourth-quarter results as it scales back production of its 747-8 jet.
Union Pacific CEO Lance Fritz talks about his company's earnings miss which he attributes in part to what he calls an "energy recession."
The economy of tiny Singapore is taking a big hit from China's slowdown just as the city-state is struggling with a homegrown demographic squeeze.
Some economists sought out believable data points in Chinese reports, but others relied on external metrics for their GDP assessments.
CNBC's John Harwood explains why presidential candidate Donald Trump is criticizing major firms Apple, Ford and Macy's.
Reviving manufacturing was supposed to be one of Obama's signature achievements. Here's why it's not turning out that way, says Scott Paul.
Discussing instability in the RMB, and the state of manufacturing in China, with Peter Baum, Essex Manufacturing CFO and COO.
U.S. manufacturing might be softening but the broader economy is still strong, as seen from healthy auto sales and the tight labor market, says Chris Rupkey, MD and chief financial economist at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ.
There's more to Monday trading session than just the Chinese manufacturing sector.
U.S. manufacturing contracted in December, according to the latest ISM manufacturing index reading.
John Zhu, greater China economist at HSBC, says that China needs economic growth rather than labor market reforms to create more well-paying jobs.
The Caixin December PMI and official PMI indicate that China's economy is not declining sharply, but is grinding down slowly, says Donna Kwok, senior China economist at UBS.
China looked set for a soggy start to 2016 after activity in the manufacturing sector contracted for a fifth straight month in December.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports a big miss on Midwest manufacturing numbers.
Travis Briggs, CEO of ROBO Global, explains how the Robo Index tracks publicly traded companies that are focused on technology and applications.
Profits earned by Chinese industrial companies in November fell 1.4% on-year, but showed some improvement on October's on-year result.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on China's once-prosperous industrial zones which are now seeing manufacturing plant closures and vacant factories.
The steep underperformance in transportation stocks this year have some market participants questioning the health of the overall market.