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Herbalife is ramping up its rhetoric against arch-nemesis Bill Ackman.
Investors increasingly are running from risk even while maintaining a strong presence in the stock market.
The Malaysian plane crash triggered a selloff by the machines but Gaza is a bigger worry for the human traders, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
Some of Friday's midday movers:
Geopolitical events like what's happening in Ukraine and Gaza can be market movers but still take a back seat to the biggest influence of all.
Veteran trader Art Cashin said that despite geopolitical concerns, markets can "begin to repair," but only "one step at a time."
A U.S. court ruled that victims of Allen Stanford's Ponzi scheme are not eligible under federal law to file claims seeking compensation.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Among those arrested is the CEO of Connecticut-based OmniView Capital, which describes itself as a privately held investment-advisory and merchant-banking firm.
Worldwide merger and acquisition activity has reached $2 trillion so far this year, up 75 percent from last year, according to Thomson Reuters data.
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission is targeting 10 firms in a high frequency trading probe, according to an SEC document.
JPMorgan said that its board of directors allowed $36 million of options previously awarded to Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon to vest.
Former OMB Director David Stockman explains how Russia could be the pin that pricks the global asset bubble.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Google, IBM, Seagate & more.
With all eyes on the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine—and markets swooning—many investors may wonder what, if anything, they should do.
News of Malaysian Air 17's crash in Eastern Ukraine sent a ripple effect through the markets, says "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian.
The shooting down of a Malaysia Airlines jet over Ukraine and Israel's ground offensive in Gaza could lead to a bigger stock market pullback but the impact could be temporary.
Ken Griffin defended the industry as one that has helped market participants and lowered costs.
Stan Druckenmiller said IBM's recent stock buybacks represent what's wrong with the economic recovery.
A 2010 hacking attempt against the Nasdaq appears to have been the work of an as-yet unidentified "nation-state," according to a new report.
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