Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Twenty-First Century Fox made an $80 billion takeover bid in recent weeks for Time Warner but was rebuffed, sources said. The New York Times reports.
Mortgage revenue fell and litigation costs increased for Bank of America in the second quarter.
Mortgage rates are barely moving, but demand among mortgage-dependent home buyers is weakening, data show.
For the first time in recent memory, Main Street borrowing and spending has been a bigger driver of earnings than Wall Street's trading.
Tech shares sold off Tuesday after Fed Chief Yellen said some valuations were "stretched," but similar comments on high-yield bonds got a yawn.
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China posted better-than-expected GDP figures, but economists say there's little evidence of progress in rebalancing its economic growth model.
European shares extended gains to close higher on Wednesday, as investors reacted to fresh growth data from China.
Mega-sports events usually offer host countries few, if any, benefits, but Qatar's polemic selection for the 2022 World Cup may spur major social change.
Asian stocks were mixed in choppy trade on Wednesday despite better-than-expected growth data from China.
China's economy grew 7.5 percent in the second quarter from the year-ago period, beating a broad consensus estimate of 7.4 percent and coming after the 7.4 percent expansion in the first quarter.
A Texas judge upheld a $3 million verdict in favor of a family who claimed that oil and gas drilling near their land made them sick.
Stocks may respond more to earnings news than the Fed Wednesday, now that Fed Chair Janet Yellen's first day of testimony is out of the way.
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Netflix has been happy to let its DVD business shrink — profitably — for several years, reports Re/code.
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"While a newly announced partnership is good news for IBM, I think it's amazing news for Apple," said Jim Cramer.
A partnership between Apple and IBM is among the headlines after the bell Tuesday: Apple, IBM, Intel, Yahoo & more.