Top News & Analysis United States

  • For US, 2013 is a 'year to write off'

    George Gonvales, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura, discusses the U.S. bond market and points out that the "year started with fiscal crisis and will end with fiscal crisis".

  • Dollar weaker across the board

    Mark Daniel, chairman of Cuscaden Group and John Hardy, head of FX strategy at Saxo Bank, comment on the impact the U.S. political deadlock had on the dollar.

  • Gold's value post the US debt debacle: Panel

    Yoni Jacobs, Chief Investment Strategist, Chart Prophet Capital and Ed Moy, Chief Strategist, Morgan Gold go head to head on the outlook for gold after the U.S. debt ceiling debacle.

  • Debt debacle to shave more than 1% off US growth: Pro

    Jeffrey Frankel, Professor of Capital Formation and Growth at Harvard Kennedy School explains how the debt ceiling debacle will have a long-lasting effect on investor faith in the U.S.

  • US debt deal is a

    LEE SACHS is Co-Founder & CEO of Alliance Partners says that the debt deal gives a window for US congress to work out their differences and not risk a further damage to their reputation.

  • Washington's next fight is over spending levels: fmr US Senator

    Kay Hutchison, Senior Counsel at Bracewell Giuliani, and former Republican Senator of Texas says she expects U.S. parties to find common ground over government spending levels.

  • Stock Pops & Drops

    The "Fast Money" traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Advance Auto Parts Inc will buy General Parts International Inc for just over $2 billion, creating the largest North American retailer of auto parts.

  • Window of opportunity for US energy IPOs

    Darren Schuringa, founder & portfolio manager at Yorkville Capital Management and Josef Schuster, founder of IPOX Schuster, discuss U.S. energy market IPOs after Plains GP became the largest IPO of this year on Tuesday.

  • Will US politicians find an agreement?

    Patrick Spencer, director of international institutional equity sales at Baird, says that while Treasury trading has slowed, markets expect U.S. politicians to "come to their senses".

  • US shutdown turns Asia investors away

    Fred Neumann, co-head of Asia economic research at HSBC, says the political stalemate in the U.S has prompted Asian investors to look for alternatives to the dollar.

  • Owens Thomsen: US structural issues persist

    Marie Owens Thomsen, Senior Economist & Strategist, Credit Agricole Private Banking explains why structural issues are much more concerning than the current U.S. debt debacle.

  • The United States has overtaken Saudi Arabia to become the world's biggest oil producer as the jump in output from shale plays has led to the second biggest oil boom in history.

  • Could US deadlock be good for markets?

    Hans Stoter, CIO at ING Investment Management, says that for the market, the U.S. political deadlock is positive as it prolongs any start to tapering.

  • FX manipulation: no one's been accused yet

    David Enrich, European banking editor at Wall Street Journal, highlights that little is known about the ongoing investigation into alleged foreign exchange manipulation by traders.

  • DC and Wall Street 'don't understand each other'

    Sara Fagen, partner & chief political strategist; at DDC Advocacy and Lauren Oppenheimer, deputy director of the economic program at Third Way, discuss the latest development in the U.S. political deadlock.

  • Is the US losing its innovative drive?

    Edmund Phelps, 2006 Nobel Prize winner in economics and author of "Mass Flourishing: How grassroots innovation created jobs challenge and change", says in the U.S. "heartland", innovation is very limited.

  • How US banking will disappoint

    John Butters, senior earnings analyst at Factset, expects most U.S. banks' earnings to be on the low side except for Bank of America Merill Lynch and Morgan Stanley.

  • 'Encouraging' signs from US politics

    Julian Callow, chief international economist at Barclays, says the deal proposed by the U.S. House of Representatives is "encouraging" but that the "tough bargaining" will only be delayed until next year.

  • US political impasse & other geopolitical events for oil

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura sheds light on the supply risks for oil markets this week.