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."
CNBC Investing Editor John Melloy talks to trader Jeff Kilburg says
After going nowhere for the last 18 months, analysts became accustomed to not expect much from Google's stock. Not anymore.
Investors shouldn't be surprised by the bear market in China. That's because the market spends most of its time in a bear market.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Jim Lebenthal is buying an energy stock he believes will move higher regardless of the direction of oil prices.
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A group of S&P 500 stocks has significantly moved away from their trading ranges and may be ready to drop as the market rolls over.
Although oil prices will remain low, Goldman singles out one big energy company as good play.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Joe Terranova believes these stocks will replicate strong gains from Google and Netflix.