• AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 6:21 a.m. EDT Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:21 AM ET

    World shares subdued despite China manufacturing as reports say EU mulls new Russia sanctions Nokia says Q2 profit up 20 percent, gives upbeat outlook after sale of troubled handset unit Swiss drug maker Roche posts 7 percent profit drop amid strong franc, diagnostic charges European carriers suspend more Tel Aviv flights amid ongoing safety concerns Chairman of US meat supplier apologizes for China subsidiary at center of food scandal Obama calls anew for limits on US company mergers overseas, says it's question of patriotism Facebook on a roll as 2nd- quarter earnings, revenue surpass expectations European Central Bank says contact data stolen in breach of website database security South Korea unveils stimulus plans as shock of ferry sinking slows growth Spain's Repsol says Q2 profit jumps 95 pct on gains from sale of seized YPF compensation bonds

  • The rally in emerging markets: Should you get in? Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 4:49 PM ET
    People pass in front of the Brazilian Stock Exchange, Bovespa, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

    CNBC's Bob Pisani explains why emerging market economies are turning around and growing more aggressively again, despite a lack of evidence to support a rally.

  • The timing was very suspicious, says Fast Money's Jon Najarian, with a look at some unusual options activity he spotted in Puma Biotech. And Pete Najarian, explains why he is keeping an eye on Talisman Energy.

  • Whirlpool's quarter goes down the drain Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 10:28 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Whirlpool missed profit and revenue expectations by a wide margin, and cut their full year forecast.

  • How two giants reveal state of earnings play Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 9:44 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Two big multi-national players turn in good--but not great--earnings, and may indicate a bigger trend.

  • Early returns cheer during earnings deluge Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:48 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    This week, a mother lode of second quarter earnings are due. Early results are giving Wall Street reasons to be encouraged.

  • Bulls like MPEL: Dr. J     Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 12:48 PM ET

    Fast Money's Jon Najarian is seeing unusual trading activity in shares of Melco Crown Entertainment.

  • JPMorgan CEO gets $36M of options after delay Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 5:51 PM ET
    JPMorgan Chase headquarters in New York.

    JPMorgan said that its board of directors allowed $36 million of options previously awarded to Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon to vest.

  • Investors take fresh look at old tech names Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 9:51 AM ET

    Who says old school technology is dead? Has anyone notice the top performers in the Dow in July?

  • Bank earnings show happy days are here again Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 9:54 AM ET

    Bank results are on a roll, and it's picking up speed. Yet these stocks are starting to look pricey.

  • Yellen's 'stretched valuations' remark no surprise Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 11:43 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee July 15, 2014 in Washington.

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen highlights that some sectors, like social media and biotech, are seeing stretched valuations.

  • More mixed data does little to clear murky economy Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Markets were treated to a plateful of U.S. economic data on Tuesday. As usual, the offerings were mixed as some were benign and others sour.

  • Wall Street trade group urges new trading rules Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 1:42 PM ET

    Wall Street lobbyist SIFMA suggests changes to market structure that could make trading less complex and fragmented.

  • Big shale deal may be easy money or strong market Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 10:03 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Big mergers are afoot. But is a major shale oil deal a sign of a strong market?

  • Take shelter! Housing remodeling boom may be done Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 8:18 AM ET
    In Summerville, S.C., 84 Lumber workers load a container of US-manufactured building materials bound for Mongolia.

    Is the housing remodeling boom over? A status update from Lumber Liquidator is acting as a possible canary in the coal mine.

  • Look for strong numbers when retailers report Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 3:57 PM ET
    Storage bins sit on display for sale at a Container Store Group Inc. location in New York.

    The Container Store tanks after disappointing earnings. Other retail reports shouldn't be that bad.

  • Unusual Activity: Whole Foods & Encana     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 12:33 PM ET

    FMHR trader Dr. J explains why he sold half of his Whole Foods calls, and Pete Najarian looks at the options action in Encana.

  • Small caps could have big impact if woes deepen Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 9:48 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on April 11, 2014

    It's been a tough week for small caps stocks, but both that sector and financials should be watched closely.

  • Cupcakes and other momentum stocks gone bad Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 3:27 PM ET

    Crumbs' closing is a metaphor for the broader stock market, highlighting how momentum stocks can go bad.

  • Earnings freight train may be derailed by revenue Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:12 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Although hopes are high as the second quarter earnings roll out, revenue growth looms as a potential problem.