Industry headwinds could slow down some companies, but further central bank moves and improving housing data offer the economy much-needed support.
Morningstar markets editor Jeremy Glaser on whether news this week signals new directions for companies, the economy, and the European debt crisis.
The weak European economy is allowing firms to unlock extra value via restructurings and spin-offs, but it's better to invest while firms are still cheap conglomerates, says Evermore's David Marcus.
Interest rates may continue at low levels for quite awhile with deflation being a live risk, says Roger Bootle, author and managing director of Capital Economics.
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