A slowdown in Asia could cause an even further drag on core Europe, especially export-dependent Germany, warns BlackRock's James Bristow.
After a period of relative calm, the Italian elections and fight over the sequester underscore some of the structural problems facing the global economy; investors should be prepared for volatility, says Morningstar's Jeremy Glaser.
Morningstar's Bob Johnson gives his take on recent disappointing retail and housing data, as well as higher gasoline prices and Fed stimulus worries.
Europe is currently trying quick fixes, but the continent will need to make major structural reforms in order to solve the sovereign debt crisis, says Artio's Rudolph-Riad Younes.
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