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 move away from debt-based currencies to a system somewhat based on hard assets is not out of the picture if the global economy doesn’t recover, some investors say.
Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley may shed the "bank holding company" classification in order to skirt the Volcker rule banning propriety trading with the firm’s own capital, an analyst says.
The validity of the market's recent rally is partly undermined by the fact that the exact same stocks that were sold the most during the previous selloff are the ones that are up the most now.
Bear markets rarely end once stocks have fallen 20 percent—the traditional definition on Wall Street—and this one won't be any different, traders and analysts believe.
Many investors question whether Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke can still influence the markets. The market's recent performance clearly shows he can—but not in the way he intended.
Risks are rising that the U.S. may fall into a shallow, yet prolonged and painful recession that could lift the country’s unemployment to 12 percent, according to a note by the Goldman Sachs economics team to clients.
Fundstrat's Tom Lee recommends telecom stocks over utilities for the rest of the year.
The economy is growing at a much slower pace than expected, but some stocks have a history of thriving in such environments.
JPMorgan upgraded Dow Chemical to outperform, as global demand for the chemical company looked better than expected post-Brexit.
"Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian bought Merrimack Pharmaceuticals for his CNBC PRO model portfolio.
Legendary technical analyst Louise Yamada joins CNBC PRO to detail her investment outlook and make her case for using charts.
Gabelli shares his views on what could be ahead for stocks following the U.K. vote to leave the European Union.
JPMorgan told clients to brace for a possible correction in U.S. stocks.