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  • What's weighing on Macy's earnings

    Dana Telsey, CEO & chief research officer at Telsey Advisory Group, says factors such as weak tourist arrivals and a mismatch of goods contributed to Macy's below-view quarterly earnings and revenue.

  • A woman trades money at a currency exchange at Haneda Airport in Tokyo, Aug. 12, 2015.

    The U.S. dollar is up 20 percent over the last year. That's not good for Chinese exporters.

  • Starting a business in Cuba

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the logistics of American companies doing business in Cuba now that diplomatic relations with the U.S. have been re-established.

  • Air safety in America

    Airline accident rate slightly higher, but still near record low.

  • China devalues yuan: Who wins and who loses

    U.S. companies reliant on China will be affected by the yuan's depreciation, but consumers will likely benefit from cheaper imports, says David Dietze, chief investment strategist at Point View Wealth Management.

  • Prasad: Yuan devaluation is an 'astute move'

    Eswar Prasad, senior professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University, says the currency devaluation was an "opportunistic move" by Beijing to fend off criticisms from international and domestic watchers.

  • Yuan devaluation is a challenge for US firms: Pro

    David Donabedian, CIO of Atlantic Trust, says China's surprise move to devalue the yuan adds to worries about a stronger U.S. dollar and the global economic outlook.

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a press conference before delivering the keynote address at the Genesee and Saginaw Republican Party Lincoln Day Event August 11, 2015 in Birch Run, Michigan.

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Tuesday said China's devaluation of the yuan would be "devastating" for the United States.

  • Fed hike: More about magnitude, less time

    Anthony O’Brien, co-head of European rates strategy at Morgan Stanley, says investors are focusing more on magnitude of a rate hike by the Federal Reserve, instead of timing.

  • The key focus for the yuan moving forward

    Richard Yetsenga, head of global markets research at ANZ, says the key focus for the Chinese yuan moving forward is how the central bank will allow the spot rate to move.

  • There is an anti-American sentiment in Turkey

    Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent and Middle East expert, talks about President Erdogan and the political situation in Turkey following attacks on a U.S. consulate.

  • Donald Trump defends comments about Megyn Kelly

    Hadley Gamble, CNBC correspondent, talks about Donald Trump and the criticism of his remarks about Fox News pundit Megyn Kelly.

  • Tracking the 'interesting reaction' to US jobs

    Fed rate rise speculation and the decline in oil prices exerted diverging pressure on major asset classes Friday, says Eric Liu, head of research and partner at Vanda Research.

  • New Zealand PM: Clinch TPP deal soon

    John Key, Prime Minister of New Zealand, says the Canadian election in October and next year's U.S. presidential election may serve up further obstacles for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) if a deal isn't done soon.

  • It's time for Fed to move on interest rates: UBS

    Despite soft inflation, the U.S. jobs figures have given the green light for the Fed to raise interest rates, says Dominic Schnider, head of commodity & APAC forex at UBS.

  • Ex-US Trade Rep: For TPP, 'we are 90% there'

    Ron Kirk, former U.S. Trade Representative, says 90 percent of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has been negotiated and he remains "cautiously optimistic" on an agreement.

  • Expect a Fed rate hike in September: Strategist

    With the nonfarm payrolls consistently coming in above 200,000 every month, the Fed is on track to raise interest rates in September, says Mark Luschini, chief investment strategist at Janney Montgomery Scott.

  • Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks closed out the past week with losses, and look set for another week of choppiness, as oil moves closer to its 2015 lows.

  • Obama pressured on Iran nuclear deal

    Mark McClelland, associate director of North American analysis at Maplecroft, talks about the obstacles facing U.S. President Barack Obama as he tries to push through an Iran deal.

  • US adds 215,000 jobs in July

    Gilles Moec, head of developed Europe economics at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses U.S. jobs data for July released on Friday.