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
Analysts are expecting a dismal second-quarter earnings season but Alcoa, first out of the gate, beat on both earnings and revenue.
Ronald DeFeo, chairman and CEO of Terex, shares his thoughts on why there is a lack of manufacturing jobs in the U.S., and weighs in on interest rates, debt and taxes.
What makes America a great place for manufacturing? Richelieu Dennis, Sundial Creations CEO, and Marc Essenfeld, Tribeca Oven CEO, discuss the employment market and manufacturing in the America.
Despite the improvement in the overall jobs picture in the U.S—as non-farm payrolls grew by 195,000 in June—employment in American manufacturing is still bleak.
CNBC's Eamon Javers breaks down the latest number on jobs. And, Anthony Chan, Chase Private Client; Adam Hersh, Center for American Progress; Kevin Hassett American Enterprise Institute; Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli provide perspective on June's accelerated job growth.
New software has been developed that aims to restrict the manufacture of 3-D-created firearms.
New orders for US factory goods rose for a second straight month in May, adding to tentative signs of stabilization in manufacturing after a recent slowdown.
Ray Boulger, senior technical manager at John Charcol, talks about the U.K.'s Help to Buy scheme, how it can boost manufacturing and where the risks lie.
A look at all the latest economic data including housing, manufacturing and jobs, with Barry James, James Advantage Funds president. "We find that earnings go up, and stock prices go up after a cut in spending by the U.S. government," he says.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on factory orders. And General Motors posted a 6.5% jump in June sales, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla.
U.S. buyers snapped up new cars and trucks in June at a pace not seen since before the recession. Continuing demand for big pickups helped boost sales for Detroit's automakers.
Apple has applied for a trademark for "iWatch" in Japan, a patent official said on Monday.
Anthony Chan, Chase Private Client; Adam Hersh, Center for American Progress; Kevin Hassett American Enterprise Institute, and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, dissect the most important economic data of the month and its likely impact on the markets.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides a preview of this morning's employment report. And Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist, shares his insight on jobs growth and its likely impact on the markets.
CNBC's Rick Santelli explains market are in for a bumpy ride on interest rates pricing.
Euro zone producer prices fell by slightly more than expected in May and for the third straight month reflecting the bloc's stagnant economy and giving the European Central Bank scope to keep rates at a record low.
Jim Oberweis, Oberweis Asset Management president, discusses the drop in China's PMI and weighs in on China's current credit credit and its impact on future growth.
CNBC's Rick Santell reports breaks down the latest data on manufacturing and factory orders. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and BofA's Ethan Harris discuss whether the economy is showing signs of recovery.
Sentiment among Japanese manufacturers moved into positive territory for the first time in two years in the three months to June on Monday.
David Poh, Regional Head of Asset Allocation at Societe Generale Private Banking analyzes the latest factory activity from the mainland, and explains why the global economy will be affected.