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."
Netflix bulls felt as smooth as Don Draper of Mad Men in the first quarter of this year, only to then find themselves as lonely as Steven Van Zandt’s character in Lillehammer in the second quarter.
“There is another huge leg down coming in the U.S. financials,” says one pro. “In fact, once U.S interest rates rise similar to what is happening in Europe, the fallout for the banks will be worse than 2008.”
Investors fear Jamie Dimon and JPMorgan may suffer the same fate as Lloyd Blankfein and Goldman Sachs: a soiled reputation and an underperforming stock.
There are plenty of reasons Facebook's IPO had a disappointing debut on Friday, but new information is emerging on why the stock selloff nearly turned into a run on Monday.
The price action in Facebook may be a bit of a letdown, but check out the volume. It's record-setting.
Wall Street strategists are the most negative they've been on stocks since the bull market began more than three years ago. But many traders actually see it as a contrarian sign to invest in the market.
Treasurys should struggle as investors dump the safe haven during this typically hopeful time of change.
Goldman says Trump's tax and stimulus agenda will boost S&P 500 earnings to 11 percent growth this year if it passes.
Pacific Crest says Alphabet can take a large share of the $75 billion U.S. TV advertising market with a new YouTube TV offering.
Deutsche Bank on Friday downgraded CSX to hold from buy, citing valuations and limited upside potential.
Citron's Andrew Left shares his favorite cybersecurity stock idea in an interview with CNBC's Scott Wapner.
Morgan Stanley forecasts iPhone unit sales will grow by 12 percent in fiscal 2018.
JPMorgan on Monday told clients of two companies that may be best positioned to lead the trend in self-driving cars.