U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat to slightly higher open, as investors prepared for further earnings and more election news.
The big U.S. defense companies have used piles of cash to increase buybacks and dividends. Now they're going to move ahead on mergers and acquisitions, say analysts.
The Fed turned up the heat around a possible December rate hike, just as the government is about to release a report expected to show sluggish GDP growth.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Oshkosh, Nimble, Solera & more.
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U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat open on Tuesday ahead of the two-day FOMC meeting, housing data and a busy day of earnings.
Earnings from Exxon and Chevron, and September data on consumer spending, income and inflation are highlights ahead of Friday's opening bell.
Batman's new Batmobile is turning heads, but what would it do to your wallet?
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
The CNBC RQ 50 identifies companies that don't just spend big on R&D, but spend right, creating return on innovation for shareholders.
Investors seeking steady gains on innovation should look past tech buzz. When R&D productivity is measured, 'boring' stocks often lead.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Looking at potential catalysts, Jim Cramer believes Manitowoc could print $42; that’s a lot higher than where the stock is now.
What a week on "Squawk Box"! Bill Ackman teams up with Valeant to buy Botox-maker Allergan. Novartis' buying and selling and lil' Squawkers running the show.
Thursday's midday movers
CNBC's Melissa Lee, Dominic Chu and Stephanie Link dissect the numbers on Avon, Oshkosk, Visa and Mastercard.
The Department of Defense is one step closer to awarding a contract to replace nearly 55,000 Humvees with a new, more maneuverable vehicle.
One analyst says the market will end flat and a good strategy is to pick stocks that have good earnings growth but are under-appreciated.
The S&P 500 regained the 1,500 level for the first time in more than five years, but that's a milestone that could also trigger a pause, analysts say.