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The Fed needs to stop this cat-and-mouse game and just say it isn't raising rates anytime soon, says Carol Roth.
Saudi Arabia derives 80 percent of its revenue from oil and has a budgetary "break-even" point almost double the current per-barrel price of $40.
When the market expects the Fed to do something that is inevitable, the Fed should do it ASAP, says former Wells Fargo CEO Richard Kovacevich.
China's Sinopec Corp, Asia's largest refiner, posted a 22 percent fall in first-half profit on a decline in crude prices that hit earnings.
Russia's top bank Sberbank made net profit of 54.6 billion roubles ($786 million) in the second quarter, better than analysts had forecast.
China pumped 140 billion yuan ($21.8 billion) into its economy on Wednesday, in the central bank's latest bid to shore up slowing economic growth.
These things come in waves. Here's what could trigger the next leg down for the market, says NYMEX trader David Greenberg.
The falling price of oil has a direct effect on the real exchange rate of nations most dependent on petroleum production.
For this market to truly find a bottom, China needs to do more and the Fed needs to do less, says Ron Insana.
With no fresh economic data to justify the slide, Monday's selloff reeks of automatic trading points being triggered, says UBS's investment chief.
Annual economic and societal costs for dementia will rise to $1 trillion by 2018, posing serious challenges for governments, according to a report.
China cut its 1-year lending rate to 4.6 percent and lowered its reserve requirements for banks on Tuesday, in an effort to boost its slowing economy.
The turmoil gripping China's markets doesn't reflect the condition of the world's second largest economy, some analysts and economists warn.
Monday’s global market rout, set to continue throughout trading, has caused consternation and panic, with most asset classes falling.
The Fed can't save this market. Here's the only thing that can, says trader Brian Kelly.
The downward pressure on China's economy has becomes more obvious as it faces many challenges, the country's economic planning agency said.
Morgan Stanley has 8 reasons why the latest turmoil in emerging markets isn't as bad as the Asian crisis in the late 90s.
Events in the world's three biggest economies will hold sway over Asia's financial markets this week.
It's not China's fault that global markets have become overly dependent on its growth, according to Wells Fargo's Anthony Cragg.
Greek PM Tsipras has called for early elections. That may be good for Tsipras, but here's why it's bad for Greece, says Nicholas Economides.