VIDEO1:0001:00Trump on Elon Musk: I was worried about him, because he's one of our great geniusesSquawk BoxPresident Donald Trump told CNBC on Wednesday that Elon Musk is one of the world's "great geniuses," he likened the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX to Thomas Edison. including paying for higher education, buying a first home or purchasing health insurance if you are unemployed. Today, the country owes over four times more than it did in 2000, when the national debt stood at around $5 trillion. Shares of IMAX are down more than 4% as the Chinese government ordered distributors to cancel new film releases to discourage the public from congregating in crowded places. Carrie LamHong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks during a press conference in Hong Kong

It's part of a broader push from Uber to tackle air pollution in the U. Ford, the final automaker to report its 2019 sales, said Monday it sold 2. Everyone's still piling into tech because that's just the momentum trade of the moment right now," Bartolini said. Carson Block, founder and director of Muddy WatersBloomberg | Getty ImagesAbu-Dhabi based healthcare firm NMC Health is embroiled in a bitter battle with U. In 2010, he left the firm, taking a position of the same title with Canaccord Genuity

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"Without a doubt, there is one thing that is on everybody's mind," Ernsberger said when asked what would be the biggest "black swan" event for oil markets. manufacturing, energy and agricultural goods and services by at least $200 billion over two years. Lead House impeachment manager Adam Schiff kicked off the trial proceedings yesterday with an overview of Trump's alleged abuses of power obstruction. "People will take two different target-date funds," said Fisher. Khanna on tech regulation and the crackdown on vapingThe Exchange

Stocks are coming off a blockbuster year as the S&P 500 surged nearly 29% in 2019, its best annual performance since 2013. The analyst cited new potential revenue streams under new CEO Sundar Pichai. Citi has a buy rating and a $245 per share price target on Nvidia, which closed at $244. The Norwegian politician added he was "pretty sure" that when Trump was in Davos, surrounded by 2,000 world CEOs and environmental leaders that climate change and a loss of biodiversity would be on the agenda. The league's media pact with Turner Sports is also proving beneficial

"Now the company needs to keep delivering amazing results or else its stock will run out of juice. "But with the erraticness of Trump, they have to be very careful how they respond," he said, describing the supreme ayatollah's approach as "calibrated. The contemporary art the brothers produce suits people with large houses and deep pockets. WATCH: Subramanian says investing appears to have turned into an 'extreme sport'VIDEO5:1705:17Savita Subramanian: Investing appears to have turned into an 'extreme sport'Squawk BoxSubscribe to CNBC on YouTube. "President Donald Trump's administration has placed Huawei under an intense pressure campaign that has seen the Chinese tech giant added to a trade blacklist and its CFO, Meng Wanzhou, detained in Canada for extradition to the U

Texas Instruments — Shares of the semiconductor company rose about 2% in extended trading after fellow chipmaker Microchip released updated guidance and express confidence about the industry in 2020. "The commitment to the stability of the Italian government is very strong from the Five Star Movement," Gualtieri said. "Even there, if you look at SARS it was a one quarter event that caught back up to itself three quarters later. Without a clear timeline for when Chinese tariffs on soybeans will be removed, U. The legal teams took turns fielding a range of pointed queries from the Senate as it weighs the ultimate question of whether to convict and remove Trump from office over his efforts to have Ukraine announce investigations into his political opponents

Trump asked Zelenskiy to announce the probes while hundreds of millions of dollars in congressionally allocated military aid to Ukraine were being withheld without clear explanation. "[It] will assist consumers as well as financial institutions working to meet their customers' needs by offering safe and sound banking products within a well-regulated industry," said Richard Hunt, president and CEO of the Consumer Bankers Association, a trade group for retail banks. Based on UBS' latest smartphone survey data, more than 20% respondents cited 5G as a positive factor and iPhone purchase intent is also improving across different regions. "Trump, unlike all other presidents in the past four decades, has refused to release his income tax returns publicly. VIDEO4:2004:20Here's what to watch out of the box office in 2020Squawk Box

The report puts Boeing's new CEO Dave Calhoun in the hot seat with investors on his first earnings call at 10:30 a. The Fed has calmed the short-term lending market with the purchases and also ongoing repurchase, or repo, operations. The analysis showed current market valuation is between one and two standard deviations below average going back to 1971. VIDEO3:0803:08Jamie Dimon: I have some trepidation on negative interest ratesSquawk BoxInstitutions own 63% of the BNDX, leaving more than one-third of the stake in the hands of retail investors looking for some global fixed income exposure in their portfolios. "Paige, founded in 2017 by cancer experts at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York, raised $45 million last month in a Series B funding round

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