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An earnings deluge will hit the stock market Thursday, and analysts say that mostly good reports could continue to drive new highs.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Facebook, AT&T, Gilead & more.
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.
Pershing Square Capital Management clients aren't very concerned about Herbalife's big gain yesterday.
Summer associates on Wall Street are no doubt learning a lesson this week about how to think like a trader when the world is on fire.
Even with this week's weakness, Amazon.com stock has been outperforming rival retailers though it will likely face a fairly volatile trading day after it reports.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Microsoft and Cisco may sound old school compared to internet high fliers, but some of the old timers are at levels not seen since the dot com bubble.
Whirlpool missed profit and revenue expectations by a wide margin, and cut their full year forecast.
Someone bet big in the options market that Puma Biotechnology would be a winner in the days before a positive drug trial sent its stock soaring.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
JPMorgan Chase is close to a deal to sell half its private equity business, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Regulators are expected to vote to end the fixed $1 share price for money-market mutual funds - at least for some money funds used by big investors.
Shaking off geopolitical flare-ups for now, analysts say the S&P 500 is taking aim at the 2,000 level, and the next round of earnings news could help.
Like so much in the investment world of late, it's what financial markets are not doing right now that is most intriguing.
Momentum is building toward a deal that would make painful losses inevitable for investors holding about $20 billion in Puerto Rican bonds.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Apple, Microsoft, VMWare & more.
A big New York investment firm isn't happy that Puerto Rico has made it easier for some public companies to restructure their debts.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
But at Verizon Communications, "wireless margins came under just a bit of pressure," a top analyst tells CNBC.
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