Martin Baccardax

Baccardax, a former bond salesman who spent 8 years on the trading floor in Toronto and London, has worked in and around the global financial markets for more than 25 years, covering companies from birth in the bond markets to death in the bankruptcy courts -- and all points in between.
Following television stints with CNBC Europe in London, where he served as on-air Economics editor co-anchor of the Closing Bell program, Baccardax was named London Bureau Chief in October 2016.

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Tesla Stock Loses 6% as Wall Street Piles on Musk's Model 3 Vision

Tesla Stock Loses 6% as Wall Street Piles on Musk's Model 3 Vision

Declines follow yet another bearish note from Wall Street analysts as pressure piles on the clean-energy carmarker's plans to turn a profit from its flagship Model 3 sedan.

Apple Slips as China Concerns Linger; Goldman Pegs Exposure at $3.35/Share

Apple Slips as China Concerns Linger; Goldman Pegs Exposure at $3.35/Share

Apple shares extend declines Wednesday as investors continue to worry that the tech giant's exposure to China could put its near-term earnings forecasts at risk should trade tensions between Washington and Beijing carry over into the summer months.

Urban Outfitters Shares Slide as 'Nuuly' Launch Expected to Hit Q2 Earnings

Urban Outfitters Shares Slide as 'Nuuly' Launch Expected to Hit Q2 Earnings

Urban Outfitters shares traded sharply lower Wednesday after the fashion retailer said it would launch a women's apparel rental service that analysts think will cut into its second quarter earnings.

Lowe's Misses Q1 Earnings Forecast, Cuts 2020 Outlook, As Retailers Struggle

Lowe's Misses Q1 Earnings Forecast, Cuts 2020 Outlook, As Retailers Struggle

Lowe's posted weaker-than-expected first quarter earnings Wednesday, and trimmed its full-year outlook as rising costs hit profit margins, amid a series of disappointing reports from U.S. retailers.

Target Blasts Q1 Earnings Forecast as Same-Store Sale Growth Impresses

Target Blasts Q1 Earnings Forecast as Same-Store Sale Growth Impresses

Target posted stronger-than-expected first quarter earnings Wednesday, and reaffirmed its full-year guidance, as the retailer extended its run of same-store sales gains despite increasing competition from Walmart and Amazon.