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 Goldman Sachs executive who coined the term “BRIC” for the emerging economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China says that a post-revolution Middle East and North Africa could rival that economic group one day.
Shares of CBS surged to a two and a half year high on the same day the network cancelled Two and a Half Men.
Inflation has led to political revolutions since Medieval times and we may be witnessing the fifth such great price revolution in history, right now!
The number of investors fearing a catastrophic stock market crash is rising even with the stock market at 2 ½ year highs. It comes from two distinct reasons: a lack of trust in the U.S. financial markets following the so-called Flash Crash and the collapse of Lehman Brothers.
President Obama’s budget assumes that over the next five years total federal revenue will increase by the same rate as sales at Apple. Far fetched?
President Obama said at his inauguration two years ago that, “a nation cannot prosper long when it favors only the prosperous.” Ironically, the President’s own actions, along with those of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, are testing that theory.
The bears on Netflix still call out the streaming selection as being thin at best, but that’s going to change a lot more rapidly than many on the Street believe.
CNBC Pro highlights the top performing stocks this week and analyzes whether the good times will continue.
An analyst Friday addressed the concern that Apple will lose its dominance of the tech industry like Nokia did a decade ago.
"Halftime Report" trader Joe Terranova is buying shares of a small-cap tech company, whose products facilitate access to Wi-Fi networks.
Six traders are each given a theoretical $100,000 to invest in five securities. Track their trades and portfolio performance over the course of the year and read the analysis behind their moves.
A group of S&P 500 stocks has significantly moved away from their trading ranges and may be ready to drop as the market rolls over.
Although oil prices will remain low, Goldman singles out one big energy company as good play.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Joe Terranova believes these stocks will replicate strong gains from Google and Netflix.