Apple surged on better-than-expected earnings and a 7:1 stock split. Activist investor Carl Icahn said the company remains "undervalued."
Despite a slowdown in CAT's mining equipment business, CNBC's Jim Cramer says U.S. construction is back big, as he breaks down Caterpillar's Q1 earnings that exceeded the Street's forecast.
General Motors is reporting Q1 EPS of $0.29 ex-items on revenue of $37.4 billion, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Michael Yoshikami is no Apple fanboy but he thinks the company's innovation pipeline did not die with Steve Jobs and it's ridiculous to say otherwise.
Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, weighs in on the departure of Facebook's CFO and the company's evolving identity.
Daniel Ernst, Hudson Square Research, provides perspective on Apple's earnings and growth potential. Apple is really innovating but they haven't done it in three years, Ernst says.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Doug Oberhelman, Caterpillar chairman & CEO, digs deep into the company's first quarter results and shares his outlook on global sales. CAT reported EPS of $1.44 on revenues of $13.24 billion, beating on both the top and bottom line.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Chuck Stevens, CFO of General Motors, dissect the automaker's quarterly numbers. Stevens weighs in on how the recall scandal impacted the company's bottom line. Our recall charge is overshadowing our overall results, says Stevens.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down the automaker's quarterly numbers of $0.06 EPS ex-items on revenues of $37.4 billion versus estimates of $38.40 billion.
Caterpillar raised its full-year outlook on a stronger-than-expected rebound in sales to the construction industry.
3M posted earnings of $1.79 a share on Thursday, a penny lower than expectations.
GM posted lower quarterly profit after its massive recall, but results still topped expectations.
Derica Rice, Eli Lilly CFO, reveals where Eli Lilly is finding areas of growth which include animal health, oncology, diabetes, and neuroscience.
Dan Morgan, Synovus Trust, shares his thoughts on Apple's new products and 7-for-1 stock split.
Victor Anthony, managing director at Topeka Capital Markets, says Facebook is performing "exceptionally well" with engagement at an all-time high and revenue growing for the third quarter in a row.
Pedro Noronha, managing partner at Noster Capital, explains that he remains "not terribly excited" about Apple in spite of the positive quarterly numbers.
Fracking presents no risk to Novozymes’ bioenergy business, the firm’s CFO told CNBC on Thursday, after it beat first-quarter profit expectations.
Bernard Charlès, CEO of Dassault Systèmes, says France needs increased job flexibility and tax cuts to improve the business environment.
Bernard Charlès, CEO of Dassault Systèmes, says it is the "right time" for the Accelrys acquisition as the industry continues to need innovation.