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."
A decade of zero price gains, two busted bubbles and successive credit crises have left stock investors disillusioned, but that could set the stage for a multi-year bull market, says market strategist Tobias Levkovich.
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Retailers are seeing sales dry up halfway through the holiday sales period, a consumer survey shows, which may force discounts as deep as 70 percent as Christmas Eve approaches.
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CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli breaks down the bullish case for cheap Big Media shares and discusses some takeover possibilities.
Credit Suisse told clients how to trade Trump-getting-elected scenario.
Bruce Berkowitz, the founder and chief investment officer of Fairholme Capital, sat down with CNBC's Kelly Evans for an in-depth interview.
Morgan Stanley initiates coverage of Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts with overweight ratings.