CNBC's David Faber discusses Iliad's surprise bid for a majority stake in T-Mobile US. Faber reports T-Mobile received the deal from Iliad about a week ago.» Read More
Am I the only one who thinks this "bolt-on acquisition" is unnecessary or at least extremely expensive, and that it highlights the fact that Microsoft doesn't really have an organic growth strategy?
Stocks rose amid solid economic reports, stabilizing oil prices, and news of growth in the Chinese economy.
Discussing Microsoft's move to buy Skype, China's trade surplus, and other economic numbers, with James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management and Dan Genter, RNC Genter Capital Management.
The S&P may reach the 1,400 to 1,430 level between now and the end of May, said Michael McGervey, president of McGervey Wealth Management. He explained his thinking to CNBC.
Based on market technicals, stocks may see a few weeks of weak price movement before resuming their uptrend, according to Mark Arbeter, chief technical strategist at S&P.
Insight on what the Skype and Microsoft deal means for investors, with David Garrity, GVA Research; Roger Kay, Endpoint Technologies, and CNBC's Brian Sullivan.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
A look at the stocks that will rise if everything works out during U.S./China talks, with John Lekas, Leader Capital CEO/portfolio manager and David Riedel, Riedel Research Group.
OptionMonster's tracking systems detected more than 8,000 June 82.50 calls, most of which priced for $1.28, against open interest of just 1,325 contracts.
A check on JA Solar's earnings, with John Hardy, Gleacher & Company analyst.
Insight on what the charts are saying about the markets, with Michael McGervey, McGervey Wealth Management and Mark Arbeter, S&P.
Stock index futures are modestly higher after news import prices rose at a slower pace in April, and that margins for crude futures were raised 25 percent.
Europe is higher on talk of yet another Greek bailout package from the IMF: a proposed $145 billion package to help Greece through 2012 and 2013. But the most important event of the morning is that Greece sold 3 month bills at a yield of 4.88 percent, only a little higher than last month's auction. Apparently the Greeks have not been completely shut out of the capital markets.
CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE.
Weighing in on the markets and offering some strategy for the economy, with Larry Kantor, Barclays Capital.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
A preview of the House's examination of regulations on private securities trading, with Rep. Darrell Issa, (R-CA) House Oversight Committee chairman.
The Internet phone service could help give Microsoft a foothold in video conferencing and gaming markets, with Andrew Ross Sorkin, The New York Times.
Weighing in on the global markets, with Larry Kantor, Barclays Capital head of research.
A check on the trading day ahead, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management.