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."
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Brian Moynihan identified areas where lending would expand if Washington rolls back regulations.
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It seems like nothing could derail this rally. We talked to some investors and traders to find out what could take this market down.
MacroMavens' Stephanie Pomboy sees the stock market as wildly overvalued relative to GDP.
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The full interview with Toni Sacconaghi.
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Mohammed bin Salman replaces his cousin as heir. Giving him a firmer hand to push economic reform, but less incentive.