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 fake Libor rate, the scandal involving global benchmark interest rates that has raised the level of distrust in major banks and markets, is nothing compared to the damage that could be done if China’s true economic growth figures were revealed, according to Larry McDonald’s newsletter.
A report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York suggests the S&P 500 would be more than 50 percent lower if it weren't for the actions of the US central bank.
Hedge funds as a group are badly underperforming this year, which could lead to redemptions, closings and a rethinking of the lofty fees.
The so-called Fiscal Cliff is already here, according to economists and investors, as businesses curb spending in anticipation of the higher tax rates and reduced spending set for year-end.
For a group notorious for its irrational exuberance at the very worst times, Wall Street strategists have taken a decidedly bearish tack as of late.
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TipRanks identified the top analysts and found which health-care stocks they like right now.
Some $5 billion from the People's Republic has been pumped into U.S. movie production since 2014.
Jefferies on Friday downgraded Goodyear Tire to hold from buy, saying the run in the stock this year has pushed up valuations.
Credit Suisse says recent partnerships with JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo will boost Intuit's small business software sales.
Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren sat down with CNBC for an exclusive conversation on what's ahead for the U.S. retailer.
The stock market is setting low volatility marks not seen since 1962, but Jake Novak says '62 was actually a wild year.
Twitter's Anthony Noto shares his views on the company's advertising market and its user growth on CNBC's "Squawk Alley."