Some high profile earnings beats by General Electric, Pepsico and Morgan Stanley helped counterbalance the hangover of Wednesday's big tech earnings misses.» Read More
*Ralph Lauren climbs after earnings, dividend boost. John Williams, president of the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank, said Tuesday the Fed should wait for stronger evidence of economic momentum before pulling back on its massive bond-buying program, but should then announce a definitive end to the stimulus.
The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses the "whisper" surrounding Tesla. CNBC's Jim Cramer says despite a quarter of remarkable progress, you can't disappoint at Tesla's level.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday on the possibility the Federal Reserve may keep stimulus measures in place longer than anticipated ahead of data key later this week on the labor market and economic growth.
Despite beating the street by a penny and reporting earnings that were above estimates, Tesla shares were slammed in after-hours trading.
DETROIT, Nov 5- Tesla Motors Inc forecast a weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and posted third-quarter Model S deliveries that disappointed some analysts as the electric car maker struggled to meet demand because of limited capacity.
Shares of Tesla dropped after the company reported an earnings beat. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Tesla said it delivered 5,500 of its Model S, which was below estimates.
DETROIT, Nov 5- Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc forecast profit and sales below Wall Street estimates, and reported third-quarter deliveries of its Model S that disappointed some analysts.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau shares an update from Tesla'a earnings conference call. Its CEO says the company is constrained by supply of ion battery cells.
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Despite strong performance for the third quarter, Tesla fell victim to overhyped valuation, Ben Kallo of R.W. Baird says.
Shares of Tesla are lower despite beating on earnings. The "Fast Money" traders look at the company's growth. "The valuation of this stock is absurd," explains Tim Seymour.
DETROIT, Nov 5- Tesla Motors Inc shares tumbled on Tuesday after the electric car maker issued a weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter outlook that overshadowed a third-quarter profit that slightly topped Wall Street estimates.
NEW YORK, Nov 5- The Dow and the S&P 500 ended lower on Tuesday following two sessions of gains as investors weighed the implications of strong economic data for the path of monetary policy over the next several months.
U.S. stocks closed mainly down, with Wall Street pausing after a two-session rise.
Tesla is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.12 ex-items on revenue of $603 million, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Cole Wilcox, Longboard Asset Management, and James Albertine, Stifel Equity Research, react to Tesla's earnings. Wilcox says Q3 earnings are going to be seen as disappointment to momentum players.
Tesla Motors delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that surpassed analysts' expectations on Tuesday, but the volatile stock plunged.
NEW YORK, Nov 5- U.S. stocks seesawed between modest gains and losses on Tuesday following two days of gains on Wall Street as investors weighed the implications of strong economic data for the path of monetary policy over the next several months.
What might Tesla CEO Elon Musk say about sales in China, or the third generation vehicle? CNBC's Phil LeBeau shares a preview of Tesla earnings expected Tuesday.