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US stock index futures seesawed as investors awaited another wave of major earnings, including Dow-listed Boeing and Procter & Gamble.
About 150 S&P 500 companies are scheduled to release results this week, in an earnings season that has been mediocre.
Some of Monday midday movers:
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
The knock-on effects from the debate over 'rigged' markets may push high-speed trading firm Virtu to postpone its IPO.
It's time for a public hearing about what's going on with our stock market.
E-Trade Financial gave its CEO $13.5 million in compensation for his first year on the job.
Here's how to stop high-frequency trading: Institute a "cancellation tax" or eliminate payment for order flow.
All generations of pre-retirees are facing some level of savings shortfall, but there are steps anyone can take to help build their 401(k).
Citadel Connect has nearly tripled in the past year, making it one of the largest U.S. dark pools—where investors can trade anonymously.
A new survey on how investors plan to spend their 2013 tax refunds sheds some light on the state of their personal finances.
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Some of the biggest names on Wall Street are quietly preparing to do battle over elections this year.
Getting to the Olympics takes a lot of talent. It also takes a lot of money. And for most Olympians, that means finding sponsors.
Susan John, Financial Focus founder and president, and Ric Edelman, chairman and CEO of Edelman Financial Services, discuss the sentiments of clients and why the retail investor is not concerned with emerging markets.
CNBC's Melissa Lee, Herb Greenberg and John Najarian dissect the numbers on Amazon, Google, and Chipotle.
Steve Quirk TD Ameritrade Trader Group senior vice president, explains why Apple is the most actively traded stick among TD clients. Social stocks have the most momentum by volume, Quirk adds.
Discussing the deep freeze's impact on natural gas, with Chris Faulkner, Breitling Energy president, founder, and CEO, and CNBC's Sharon Epperson. Faulkner says spot markets in the Northeast have been volatile.
Discussing the retail investor environment, with Fred Tomczyk, TD Ameritrade president and CEO, and Tom Nally, TD Ameritrade Institutional president. Tomczyk says the market is prepared for the taper and Nally sees more optimism among advisors.
With 1,500 ETFs on the market today, not everything is rosy. Here are the opportunities and risks lurking in ETFs this year.