CNBC's Bob Pisani and Scott Cutler, NYSE Euronext EVP & head of global listings, discuss the coming IPO outburst and why so many companies are launching now.» Read More
Shares of 58.com, an online classifieds company dubbed the Craigslist of China, rose more than 45 percent in their trading debut in the U.S.
*IBM climbs on buyback, dividend announcement. Federal Reserve will keep its stimulus measures intact for several months, while gains in Pfizer and IBM helped the Dow.
*Apple shares volatile following results, outlook. NEW YORK, Oct 29- U.S. stocks rose modestly on Tuesday, with the market's upward momentum continuing as the S&P 500 hit another record high and drug company Pfizer rallied on its results. Volatile movement by Apple Inc following its results also capped gains.
*Apple edges higher after results, revenue outlook. *Aetna earnings miss expectations, U.S. NEW YORK, Oct 29- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Tuesday, suggesting the market's recent rally may have run out of steam as earnings fail to be another reason to buy with stocks near record highs.
*Apple shares rise after first-quarter revenue forecast. NEW YORK, Oct 29- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday, suggesting the market's recent rally may have run out of steam as earnings fail to spur optimism with stocks near record highs.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:
NEW YORK, Oct 28- IEX Group is the latest U.S. trading platform alongside 44 other alternative trading system and 13 stock exchanges, but rather than try to blend into the current market structure, IEX says its goal is to disrupt it.
The New York Stock Exchange on Saturday did a test run of Twitter's highly anticipated market debut, as it seeks to avoid the types of problems that plagued Facebook's initial public offering.
NEW YORK, Oct 26- The New York Stock Exchange on Saturday did a test run of Twitter's highly anticipated market debut, as it seeks to avoid the types of problems that plagued Facebook's initial public offering on rival Nasdaq.
WASHINGTON, Oct 25- A proposal that would require stock exchanges to be better equipped to handle market disruptions does not go far enough to hold senior officials accountable for failures, Securities and Exchange Commission member Luis Aguilar said on Friday. The SEC proposed in March the "Regulation Systems Compliance and Integrity," or Reg SCI.
Decent earnings have been overshadowed by poor showing in Asia, and a weak U.S. durable goods figure.
September's tepid jobs growth signals a squishy enough employment picture to push any wind down of Fed easing into next year.
The NYSE and Nasdaq has assured Alibaba that the partnership structure for its expected share offering will be permitted. The Financial Times reports.
The initial public offering of microblogging site Twitter is the most highly anticipated since Facebook's IPO last year, when software problems at Nasdaq OMX Group resulted in a chain of events that market making firms said cost them a combined $500 million.
The NYSE Euronext is expected to test its trading system in preparation for Twitter's IPO, reports CNBC's Bob Pisani. The test will take place Saturday, October 26th.
Stocks closed at session highs Wednesday, with the Dow up 200 points and S&P within 1 percent of its record, after Senate leaders announced a long-awaited compromise to raise the debt ceiling and put an end to the government shutdown.
The company's latest S-1 filing didn't just reveal that it has chosen the NYSE over the Nasdaq—but also how the company fared in the third quarter.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports social media giant Twitter will debut its IPO on November 15th at the NYSE and is expected to raise $1 billion.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday, with lawmakers looking to strike a deal to lift the country's borrowing limit before Thursday's deadline.