Goldman Sachs has fired an investment banker who allegedly accessed confidential information from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, his former employer. The FT reports.» Read More
Hewlett-Packard and Gap are among those making headlines after the bell Thursday.
GE has agreed to push back a deadline for Alstom's board to vote on its offer for the company's power business, at the request of the French government.
Venture capitalists poured more than $11 billion into software last year, more than into any other sector and about double the amount in 2010.
Stocks approach record highs as geopolitical tensions ease and interest rates sit near lows.
The Fed insists it can hold interest rates low enough for long enough to ensure a recovery. The reality may prove quite a bit different
Five years after the economic crisis, banks have a huge problem that could start extracting a significant toll on their bottom lines.
Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Many hedge funds are underperforming this year because they're in the same crowded--and losing--trades.
Active traders are getting chopped up by a market that lacks direction or any clear trend.
American workers are finally starting to see an increase in their wages, but that may stoke inflation and pressure stocks, James Paulsen tells CNBC.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Lorillard is among the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Lorillard, NetApp, Rexnord & more.
General Electric's chief executive expressed confidence that the firm's takeover of a French power company will go through despite resistance.
Markets have been jittery since Yellen and others made remarks that investors interpreted as indicating rates would go higher sooner.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
In addition to being a rough year for the stock market, it's been another tough period for active managers.
McKesson could be in trouble for allegedly favoring one big hedge fund over another.
Despite calls for a big correction, some analysts say the stock market may already be correcting—sideways.
After a batch of new earnings reports, the overall trend remains the same: disappointing.