Liam Dalton, Axiom Capital CIO & Chairman, discuses growth stocks, stock splits, and his expectations for Priceline.com and PepsiCo. "The effects in stock splits are not what they once were," he says.» Read More
Oct 30- Online travel agency Expedia Inc reported a third-quarter profit that beat Wall Street estimates and said business referrals from review site TripAdvisor Inc. have improved, sending its shares up 18 percent in extended trading. Online travel agencies such as Expedia and Priceline.com depend heavily on leads from TripAdvisor.
Trends emerge this earnings' season: limited Q4 visibility, momentum names slide, oil is dropping, and bond yields break down.
NEW YORK, Oct 22- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has cashed in big on Netflix Inc, taking advantage of a 457 percent gain in its shares since he bought more than 9 percent of the streaming video company only 14 months ago.
Stocks recovered from session lows to close higher Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a new high above 1,750, after the tepid September jobs report gave further evidence to investors that the Federal Reserve will continue to support the economy at the current pace.
NEW YORK, Oct 22- Investors turned on Netflix Inc on Tuesday, reversing early gains in a flurry of selling that bore the hallmark of momentum traders getting out of the high-flying stock.
*Google becomes 2nd S&P company to top $1,000/ shr mark. NEW YORK, Oct 18- The S&P 500 resumed its record-breaking climb on Friday and was on track for its best weekly gain in more than three months, boosted by earnings from Google, Morgan Stanley and other big companies.
From Wall Street to Main Street, Beltway battles to eventful earnings, the "Fast Money" traders weighed in.
*Google jumps more than 10 pct at open on results. NEW YORK, Oct 18- The S&P 500 index climbed to a new high at the start of trading Friday and was on track for its best weekly gain in more than three months, boosted by earnings from big companies like Google and Morgan Stanley.
WASHINGTON, Oct 14- U.S. multinationals will next month be able to weigh in for the first time on recent proposals from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development on tightening oversight of tax-reducing "transfer pricing" strategies.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
"Some of those names, I think, are presenting attractive opportunities," Mark Mahaney says.
Volatility is up more than 50 percent since the S&P 500 hit a record price of 1,729.86 last month.
Cramer says these 10 stocks are still 'buys' even if the DC debt debacle gets really nasty.
The "Fast Money" pros are looking at Priceline.com and Facebook.
Priceline won the race to $1,000 per share. Ronald Josey, JPM Securities, breaks down the travel site's stock.
A new census study finds America's economic gap is widening; and have you ever tipped your flight attendant? CNBC's Dominic Chu and Robert Frank discuss.
*Fed to continue $85- billion monthly bond purchases. NEW YORK, Sept 19- Wall Street was set for a slightly higher open on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve surprised investors and economists by keeping its stimulus measures intact.
*Fed to continue $85- billion monthly bond purchases. NEW YORK, Sept 19- U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve surprised investors and economists by keeping its stimulus measures intact.
Federal Reserve turned the table on investors, making big winners out of some nimble buyers and losers out of those who had expected policymakers to follow through on hints of a cut in their support for markets.
Stocks ripped higher to close near their best levels Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 setting fresh highs, after the Federal Reserve surprised Wall Street by keeping its $85 billion-a-month bond-buying program intact.