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 gauge to measure market fear fell to its lowest point of the four-year bull market, signaling a violent drop may be coming.
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.
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Value stocks mounted a huge comeback against growth stocks starting more than a year ago, but have faltered.
Cowen shares with clients its top internet picks for earnings season.
Fed's Stanley Fischer discusses his views on the market and deregulation in an exclusive wide-ranging interview Friday on CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."
BMO Capital Markets initiates coverage on McDonald's with an outperform rating.