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."
The bull market's latest run may have some cheering but traders say some of the stocks leading it are questionable -- a sign that a pullback could be ahead.
Retail investors fully embraced this bull market in February despite several possible headwinds, according to a survey.
And the winner for craziest stock of the year is ... Blackberry. It seems Wall Street is worried as to whether its new phone will be a success.
"House of Cards" drew a sizable audience compared to HBO's "Girls," according to a survey by Cowen research.
"Our 'Take this Job and Shove It" indicator of current/future consumer confidence hit a recovery high," says one strategist. "You're not going to quit your job if you have no faith in your own economic status."
RBC predicts Snap will grow sales by 105 percent annually through 2019.
Piper Jaffray predicts Hhgregg’s closure of 88 stores will benefit Best Buy’s annual comparable sales by 1.8 percentage points.
Goldman predicts banks will be able to deploy an extra $200 billion of capital next year due to financial deregulation.
JPMorgan is often the Dow's worst performer on big down days, a Kensho study shows.
Cowen maintained its outperform rating on the iPhone maker after results from Jabil Circuit.
Watch the full, unedited interview with Howard Marks, who doesn't sound very optimistic about this bull.
Watch the exclusive PRO Talks discussion between CNBC's Mike Santoli and Deutsche Bank's Binky Chadha.