KeyCorp is planning to acquire First Niagara for $4.1 billion in what would one of the largest deals in 2015 among regional banks.» Read More
When KeyCorp said on Friday that it agreed to buy First Niagara Financial Group, shares of both banks dropped fell, with KeyCorp dropping 7 percent and First Niagara slipping nearly 1 percent. When New York Community Bancorp agreed to buy Astoria Financial Inc, the acquirer's shares fell 12 percent, and Astoria's shares fell 7.7 percent. After the KeyCorp and New...
*LinkedIn, AbbVie soar after results. *KeyCorp down after agreeing to buy First Niagara. Shares of drugmaker AbbVie jumped 12.1 percent to $60.62, the biggest positive driver for the S&P 500 index, after posting better-than-expected quarterly profit and a strong long-term outlook.
*LinkedIn, Abbvie soar after results. *Keycorp down after agreeing to buy First Niagara. Investors will get more clues on consumer spending when the University of Michigan's final index on consumer sentiment, which is expected to rise to 92.5 in October from 92.1 in September, is released at 10:00 a.m..
*LinkedIn, Abbvie soar after results. *Keycorp down after agreeing to buy First Niagara. Oct 30- U.S. stock indexes were set to open slightly higher on Friday after better-than-expected results from energy majors Exxon and Chevron.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
On today's final trading day of October, stocks are on track for their best month in four years and a fifth straight winning week.
KeyCorp on Friday announced plans to buy First Niagara Financial in a deal the company valued at $4.1 billion.
Earnings season has started off with some weak corporate commentaries, despite the fact that most companies so far are beating on the bottom line.
Big week for China economic data; in the US, analyst conference season begins.
We have what traders call "degrossing," where participants are simply taking down overall exposure a bit.
Financial stocks are surging, thanks to the Fed's signals it is raising rates and recommendations by major Wall Street research shops.
U.S. stocks closed modestly higher as investors sought insight on the timing of a rate hike from the Federal Reserve statement and Yellen's remarks.
Stocks opened strong and closed strong...with more than 3 stocks advancing for each 1 declining.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed as investors eyed recovery in bond yields and indicators on rate hike timing, amid continued Greece debt talks.
U.S. stocks closed near session lows as investors weighed multi-month highs in bond yields amid greater expectations of tightening.
Market strategist says financials are well positioned.
CNBC Pro used technical and fundamental analysis to find the stocks that are primed to rally the most in the continuation of the bull market.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's after-hours buzz: Cisco, Shake Shack & more
Investors piled into safe harbors as fears rose over a Greek exit on Friday, sending bond yields tumbling.
These market and economic conditions have created the perfect storm for a 10 percent correction, analyst Mark Tepper said.