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Discussing what earnings are telling investors about the global consumer, and rising food prices, with Ron Shah, Jina Ventures; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research; and Tim Seymour, EmergingMoney.com
The stock market logged a 3-day rally, with the S&P 500 hitting its best level since May, and technology led the way. Arthur Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets, and Steve Forbes, Forbes Media, share their opinions.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the disappointing numbers on housing's existing home sales.
Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman & CEO, explains why the slowdown in Brazil is actually good for investors. "It reduces the pressure on costs," he says.
Breaking down the numbers on housing, and discussing whether the data suggests the market may be gaining traction, with Chip Case, co-founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller Index.
Josh Birnbaum, Tilden Park Capital founder & CIO, explains how his trades against the U.S. subprime mortgage market in 2007 made nearly $4 billion for Goldman Sachs, and weighs in on how to play a housing recovery.
Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman & CEO, discusses opportunities in commercial real estate as investors seek increase returns on their investments.
In this excerpt from a session at the "Delivering Alpha" conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor, well-known investor Bill Ackman talks about his recently announced stake in Procter & Gamble and whether he may try to influence the company's management.
CNBC's David Faber discusses Procter & Gamble, and real estate, with William Ackman, Pershing Square Capital founder/CEO; Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group chairman/CEO; and Jonathan Gray, BlackStone Group. The Fast Money traders share their opinions.
CNBC Wealth Editor Robert Frank reports on what's at stake for the luxury home market.
Shares of Caterpillar are down 11.8 percent YTD, and the Fast Money traders discuss whether the stock is falling apart; and weighing in on China's economy ahead of its GDP number, with Jing Ulrich, JPMorgan. "Inflation is down, which means, in the coming few months, we'll have monetary policy easing from the central government," says Ulrich
Andrew Freris, Chief Investment Advisor for Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management says inflation in China will definitely be going down. Tai Hui from Standard Chartered Bank joins in the conversation.
Michael Klibaner, Head of Research for China at Jones Lang LaSalle, says the property market will benefit from Beijing's interest rate cut as the first-time home buyer, who is more reliant on mortgage finance, is the key engine of the market.
Apartment vacancies dropped below 5 percent in Q2 for only the third time in over thirty years, reports CNBC's Diana Olick. Daniel Indiviglio, Reuters Breakingviews, and Christopher Thornberg, Beacon Economics, weigh in.
CNBC's Diana Olick has the details on a new report that shows apartment rentals are accelerating, showing the largest quarterly increase since before the recession.
Daniel So, Securities Strategist at Sun Hung Kai Financial says the Hang Seng Index may be pushed higher on the back of potential easing by central banks worldwide. He shares his top stock picks in Hong Kong.
Fan Cheuk Wan, Managing Director and Head of Research Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse Private Banking says high dividend yielding stocks are a defensive vehicle for investors seeking exposure to equity markets.
Nishu Sood, Deutsche Bank homebuilder analyst, weighs in on whether he thinks the latest positive homebuilder data means a housing recovery is on its way.
The Philadelphia Housing Index YTD rose by more than 30 percent. Adam Sarhan, Sarhan Capital founder/CEO, and Fred Glick, US Loans Mortgage president, discuss whether they would buy into the sector.
Patrick Phillips, CEO of the Urban Land Institute discusses the housing challenges arising in Asia in the face of increasing urbanization.