John Melloy was the executive producer of CNBC's "Fast Money" and the "Fast Money Halftime Report" until October 2013. Before returning to CNBC, he was chief executive officer of StockTwits.com, the leading social networking platform for stocks. He began his career at Bloomberg News in 1999 and rose to team leader of U.S. stock market coverage there before leaving for CNBC in 2006 to launch "Fast Money."
Morgan Stanley gave its best trade ideas into year-end in a note to clients on Friday.
Stephanie Link, whose "Halftime Report" model portfolio is up 7 percent this year, believes Lear is poised to rise.
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The Bank of America Merrill Lynch "Sell Side Indicator" predicts the S&P 500 will rally 18% over the next 12 months.
The Nasdaq composite spooked investors on Monday after forming the trading pattern that's often a precursor to future losses.
JPMorgan reached out to fund managers to find out their current concerns and analyze the prospects for the biotech sector.