Lori Spechler is a Senior Editor at CNBC responsible for booking and coverage of major market events. In addition, she has written for CNBC.com and NetNet on topics ranging from gold to the height of women's heels. Formerly a trader and market-maker in commodity options, her resume includes such infamous Wall Street names as AIG Trading Corp. and Drexel Burnham Lambert Trading Corp.
Names on the move ahead of the open.
November's retail number due Thursday is important because it is one of the last pieces of major economic data ahead of next week's Fed meeting.
Chinese IPOs heat up...again! Massive growth potential and dissipated transparency issues have helped.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Patti Domm is CNBC Executive Editor, News, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy.
A CNBC reporter since 1990, Bob Pisani covers Wall Street from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
Sharon Epperson is CNBC's senior commodities and personal finance correspondent.
JeeYeon Park is a writer for CNBC.com. Follow her on Twitter: @JeeYeonParkCNBC
Rick Santelli joined CNBC Business News as an on-air editor in 1999, reporting live from the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade.
Senior Producer at CNBC's Breaking News Desk.
Women still don’t earn as much as men, especially as they age, but say they don’t see many examples of gender bias.
Mary Barra, a three-decade GM veteran, is known for pushing quality and streamlining the product line.
Skiers are getting richer and older, and the industry, going upscale, is not luring enough beginners to stay healthy.