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  • GE posts earnings beat, but misses on revenue Friday, 16 Oct 2015 | 8:36 AM ET
    Jeffrey Immelt GE

    General Electric delivered quarterly earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations on Friday, but revenue fell short of estimates.

  • Here's what Chinese consumers will want next Wednesday, 14 Oct 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Human brain high tech illustration

    And artificial intelligence will be hot for Chinese consumers, but 3-D printing will be all the rage in Europe.

  • Proto Labs pushes further into Europe Wednesday, 14 Oct 2015 | 4:45 AM ET
    Proto Labs pushes further into Europe

    Proto Labs is the world's fastest injection molding and CNC machining service. CEO Vicki Holt, explains why she’s excited about building its European footprint.

  • 5 factors to watch into earnings season Monday, 12 Oct 2015 | 6:52 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Monday was quiet, but as corporate earnings reporting ramps up, here's what to keep your eye on.

  • How VW scandal will shake-up the auto industry Friday, 9 Oct 2015 | 10:28 AM ET
    Volkswagen

    VW is not alone in promoting a corporate culture of cheating. Here's how the industry needs to change, Daron Gifford.

  • What Japanese core machinery orders tell us Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 7:51 PM ET
    What Japanese core machinery orders tell us

    Data from Japan's manufacturing sector, hit by China's slowdown, underscores the need for further reforms, says Alex Treves, head of Japan equities at Fidelity Worldwide Investment.

  • Rep. DeFazio: TPP trade deal 'another loser for the US' Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 7:44 AM ET
    Rep. DeFazio: TPP trade deal 'another loser for the US'

    Rep. Peter DeFazio, (D-Ore.), shares his thoughts on the Trans-Pacific Partnership and why he thinks it's a bad trade for America.

  • TPP deal is great for Japan: Pro Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 5:50 AM ET
    TPP deal is great for Japan: Pro

    Jeffrey Kleintop, chief global investment strategist at Charles Schwab, discusses the benefits of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

  • A Fed decision could hinge on this: Expert Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 4:57 PM ET
    People listen while Federal Reserve Chair Janet L. Yellen speaks at the Federal Reserve's Wilson Conference Center September 17, 2015 in Washington, DC.

    Wondering what the Fed will do next? Risk from a strong dollar could change the Fed policy path, one expert said.

  • How bad is China’s PMI data? Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 4:30 AM ET
    How bad is China’s PMI data?

    Gavin Parry, managing director at Parry International Trading Limited, explains why China’s PMI data should be seen as a “positive cannibalization” to its old world economy of manufacturing.

  • There's no need for further BOJ easing: Economist Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 11:31 PM ET
    There's no need for further BOJ easing: Economist

    Richard Jerram, chief economist at Bank of Singapore, says the Bank of Japan's quarterly Tankan survey suggests that the domestic side of Japan's economy is faring better than the export sector.

  • Not surprised by slowing private sector: Pro Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 9:45 PM ET
    Not surprised by slowing private sector: Pro

    Hao Hong, managing director of research & chief strategist at Bank of Communications International, says there are limited things that Beijing can do to support the private sector.

  • China economy is not out of the woods: UBS Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 9:02 PM ET
    China economy is not out of the woods: UBS

    Donna Kwok, senior China economist at UBS, says the latest readings of China's manufacturing sector suggest that the economy is still "in the middle of a slow grind down."

  • BOJ will be 'pretty happy' with Tankan survey: HSBC Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 7:52 PM ET
    BOJ will be 'pretty happy' with Tankan survey: HSBC

    Izumi Devalier, Japan economist at HSBC, says the deterioration in business sentiment among Japan's big manufacturers was "fully expected."

  • What to expect from China's twin PMIs Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 6:49 PM ET
    What to expect from China's twin PMIs

    While larger state-owned firms benefit from Beijing's support measures, smaller manufacturers are still struggling, says Julian Evans-Pritchard, China economist at Capital Economics.

  • Why Congress should pass the Wage Act Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    A Ford F-150 truck during assembly at the Ford Dearborn Plant in Dearborn, Michigan

    Current labor laws are outdated and weak, says former NLRB Chair Wilma Liebman. It's time to strengthen them now by passing the Wage Act.

  • Why I joined the auto-workers union Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 10:05 AM ET
    Alan Amos, a CVG welder.

    Manufacturing used to be a ticket to the middle class, but not anymore, says Alan Amos, which is why I decided to join the union.

  • This start-up is growing metal Thursday, 24 Sep 2015 | 6:49 PM ET
    This start-up is growing metal

    Christina Lomasney, president and CEO of Modumetal, says the Seattle-based startup uses electrochemistry to create a nanolaminated alloy of "unprecedented performance."

  • China is seeing a 'bumpy landing': SocGen Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 8:18 PM ET
    China is seeing a 'bumpy landing': SocGen

    While China's industrial and construction sectors have had a hard landing, the domestic service sector is "holding up reasonably well," says Michala Marcussen, head of global economics at Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking.

  • Concerns over China economy Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Concerns over China economy

    China's PMI fell to a six and a half year low level in September, casting more gloom over the outlook for world stock markets.