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"It looks like it's an operating beat, but they got there probably like no one thought they would," Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini told CNBC.
Fed speak may trump a bundle of big earnings reports and economic data expected Wednesday, guaranteeing another volatile trading day.
Intel is among the companies making news after the bell: INTC, YHOO, CSX
The Fed should "explicitly" say it will keep rates near zero until the economy is within a year of reaching Fed goals, a policymaker said.
Bill Ackman wants the world to have a better understanding of why people act the way they do.
Stocks jump, fall, then rise. The whipsaw action has recently become commonplace among major indices.
Major market averages may not have much further to fall before indicating that something considerably worse is in store.
The Nasdaq staged a more than 2 percent rally back from the brink of correction territory Tuesday in the biggest one day turnaround in five years.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
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The formerly hot IPO market is repricing, in what's becoming a regular occurrence: delayed offerings and flotations below the price talk.
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Companies making headlines before the bell:
Even with a rebound, last week's sharp drop isn't far from investors' minds. But market watcher James Paulsen says it's "temporary and probably a buying opportunity."
Fund managers haven't changed their investment strategies for the tech sector, in spite of the recent heavy selling.
The Fed is actively considering additional measures to address risks in the short-term wholesale funding market, Chair Janet Yellen said.
Balestra Capital, the hedge fund firm founded by James Melcher in 1979, is set to lose two senior leaders.
A rush of earnings could help steer the market's direction on Tuesday, after Citigroup's earnings beat provided kindling for a market rally Monday.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell: Facebook, Pep Boys and more.
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