Global fund managers are more optimistic on the world economy, and optimism about the euro zone doubled in the last month to a nine-year high.
Dan Primack, Fortune Magazine, has the update on private equity deals and the surge in public offerings, including rumors BlackBerry wants to go private and Amazon's Bezos buying the Washington Post newspaper.
Stocks snapped a three-day losing streak Thursday, with the S&P 500 finishing just below the 1,700 mark, buoyed by stronger-than-expected Chinese trade data and following a favorable jobless claims report.
As the Fed tapers, bond yields will rise and prices will be more volatile. Little money, if any, will be earned from rising bond prices, but Pimco's Bill Gross has a plan.
Wall Street was happy to see Groupon getting back on track, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. The company said that nearly half of its transactions in North America were completed on mobile devices.
For newly appointed Groupon CEO Eric Lefkofsky it's business as usual as he remains focused on global expansion as well as becoming a "predominantly mobile e-commerce marketplace."
New CEO and co-founder of Groupon Eric Lefkofsky listened to Mason's songs for the first time on "Squawk on the Street" and likened one of them to a song by a muppet.
Newly appointed CEO and co-founder of Groupon, Eric Lefkofsky, listened to former CEO Andrew Mason's new songs for the first time and likened one of them to a song by a famous muppet.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin is joined by Groupon's Eric Lefkofsky to discuss the company's focus on mobile migration and his job as CEO.
Aaron Kessler, Raymond James, discusses the naming of co-founder Eric Lefkofsky as Groupon CEO and what it means for the company's future.
U.S. stock index futures held their gains Thursday, after major averages logged a three-day losing streak in the previous session, thanks to stronger-than-expected trade data from China and following the weekly jobless claims report.
Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray, discusses Groupon's business model as well as the company facing competition from Google and even, American Express.
Several internet stocks appear to hold great potential, Mark Mahaney of RBC Capital says.
Groupon reported strong Q2 earnings, with Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets. Mahaney explains his position.
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Groupon reported revenue growth that topped expectations, lending credence to the deals site's new mobile-centric strategy. Shares rose more than 18 percent after-hours.
Stocks recovered from their worst levels but still closed in the red for a third session Wednesday, with major averages retreating further from their recent highs, amid renewed concerns about when the Federal Reserve may start to wind down its bond-buying program.
Groupon is reporting Q2 EPS of $0.02 ex-items on revenue of $608.7 million, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open on Wednesday amid renewed concerns about when the Federal Reserve will begin tapering off its asset purchases.
Time Warner second quarter results due out Wednesday morning are expected to benefit from growth in advertising and subscription revenue at its cable networks.