NEW YORK— The Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. on Thursday reported earnings that increased by 15 percent in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations. The New York- based company said profit increased to $101 million, or 59 cents per share, from $88 million, or 52 cents per share, in the same quarter a year earlier.» Read More
CNBC's Rick Santelli says weaker economic data are catching up with those who intuitively believed the economy isn't as strong as numbers earlier this year indicated.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, including Qualcomm and eBay which reported after the bell yesterday, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Discussing whether the rally in today's stock market signals upward momentum, with Neil Hennessy, Hennessy Focus 30 Fund and Kate Moore, Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research.
A look at what the floor traders are watching ahead of the opening bell, with Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
The Dow is down about 2 percent, the Nasdaq is down 4 percent and the S&P 500 is down more than 3 percent. Bob Frohlich, The Hartford and David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds, offer advice for investors.
Facebook wants to be a blue chip, in order to get into as many portfolios as possible. Nasdaq is helping it get there.
Nasdaq is adjusting the listing requirements for how long a company has to be a "seasoned" trader. This was a key component in winning the Facebook listing. CNBC's Kayla Tausche looks at the changes.
Discussing the serious labor issues facing the tech giant at its Foxconn supplier in China, with Bennett Freeman, Calvert Investments.
The iPad maker Apple fell for the fifth-straight session Monday dragging the Nasdaq lower.
Will stocks bounce back from the biggest weekly losses of 2012? Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, discusses the outlook on earnings and its impact on markets.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on the late day plunge in stocks and whether China's economic growth is better than investors think. Also, what to expect from next week's slew of earnings, with Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research; Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital; and Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ.
Discussing whether optimistic data on international trade fueled Thursday's rally, with Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman; Tom Gardner, Motley Fool CEO; and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services director. Also, Larry Kudlow reports NBC News confirms North Korea has launched a rocket into an unknown destination.
On Thursday, Google beat earnings and announced plans to issue a dividend — in the form of a new class of nonvoting stock.
May has historically been a bad month for stocks, so should investors "sell in May and go away?" Barbara Reinhard, Credit Suisse chief investment strategist, weighs in.
Arthur Hogan, MD, New Products & Strategy, Lazard Capital Markets, explains why he thinks it is too soon to determine the significance of the recent U.S. stock rally.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the details of the Federal Reserve's Beige Book, including hiring improvement in many districts.
Shares of Caterpillar are up 12% year-to-date, with Mike Murphy, Rosecliff Capital CEO.
Discussing Yelp's business model and the role advertisers play in the company, with Jason Helfstein, Oppenheimer senior analyst.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and the Fast Money team discuss Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart's statement on another round of quantitative easing.