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 scene could have been mistaken for the company's flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York City as fans lined up in droves at Apple’s retail store in Hong Kong, gobbling up the store’s supply of the new iPhone 4S in three hours, according to a Chinese tech site and confirmed by an analyst.
Investors aren’t willing to pay as much for these earnings because a possible European recession could hurt future profits of U.S. multinationals, not to mention gum up the banking system.
According to the latest IPO valuation, online coupon purveyor Groupon is worth more than half the S&P 500 index, which one trader called "ludicrous."
On Friday, wireless customers in Hong Kong will be able to pre-order the iPhone 4S, featuring the “Siri” voice recognition technology that has made it a runaway hit in this country. There’s only one catch: the phone doesn’t recognize Mandarin or Cantonese.
As global stocks surged last week, hedge funds with a macro focus increased their bets against Europe, new analysis shows.
The Fed won't likely come to the market's rescue and may even aid a further decline with a significant downgrade of its economic outlook, investors said.
Many economists and investors say that in this globalized world, it’s time the Fed stops treating food and energy gains as temporary and pay more attention to the two inputs that hit consumers hardest.
The total compensation paid by employers in the third quarter rose by the smallest amount since at least 1982 as companies continued to sit on their record hoards of cash.
Chinese stocks are undervalued and U.S. investors should heavily increase their exposure, says Burton Malkiel, author of the financial classic "A Random Walk Down Wall Street."
Widely followed strategist Ed Yardeni lifted his outlook on financial and health care stocks due to attractive valuations.
Deutsche Bank told investors Time Warner shares were worth at least $95 even without a merger.
Jim Chanos shares his market views in an interview with CNBC's Scott Wapner.
Tony Crescenzi, a market strategist and portfolio manager at Pimco, shares his views on the Fed, rates and the economy.
Jamie Dinan and Marc Lasry share their market views in an interview with CNBC's Scott Wapner.
Raymond James told clients on Wednesday to stick with consumer discretionary and technology stocks, citing favorable valuations.
Using the hedge fund analytics tool Kensho, we found the best and worst performing Dow Jones industrial average names when the dollar rallies.