From 3.93 in Q4, venture capitalists' confidence has slumped to 3.81, according to the Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index.» Read More
Leading investment analysts give their picks on the hottest ETF niches in 2015: cybersecurity, self-driving cars and China bonds.
Companies making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
It is good to have a game plan the next time the market tanks. These are Jim Cramer's time tested stocks to buy on the next big selloff.
Turn your talents into an income stream or launch a business. But no one says it will be easy.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
Can this abusive relationship between the price of oil and the stock market come to an end? Jim Cramer consults technician Bob Lang to find out.
Companies making headlines before the bell Thursday.
Trying to pick a bottom in energy stocks: is this the time to go long?
Two Costolo Living family trusts no longer own any Twitter stock after they sold their remaining shares this month.
Leon Cooperman offered insight into the market effects of the changes in U.S. economic policy with Cuba in an interview with CNBC.
2015 is shaping up as the year the U.S. consumer will have to shine the light for the rest of the world—or else.
Companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Investing in Cuba: it's one thing to try to ease travel restrictions and open an embassy, it's another to lift the embargo.
Investors should look for softer rhetoric on Ukraine from Russian President Vladimir Putin and for signs of a bounce, said Christopher Granville.
Much worse things than will actually happen have been priced into Russian equities, says ETF specialist Tom Lydon. Ripe for the picking?
An unconfirmed rumor is sending McDonald's shares and options soaring.
Oracle will report earnings after the bell Wednesday. Rick Sherlund, managing director at Nomura Securities, previews the numbers.
It's been the busiest year for IPOs since public offerings hit a record in 2000, and market debuts look set for a strong finish to 2014.
Shares of OnDeck Capital, an online lender to small businesses, rose as much as 37 percent in their debut, valuing the company at up to $1.8 billion.
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