Lori Spechler is a Senior Editor at CNBC responsible for booking and coverage of major market events. In addition, she has written for CNBC.com and NetNet on topics ranging from gold to the height of women's heels. Formerly a trader and market-maker in commodity options, her resume includes such infamous Wall Street names as AIG Trading Corp. and Drexel Burnham Lambert Trading Corp.
There is a lot of money hiding out in a few sub-groups, including banks, biotech, and Internet names like Google and Facebook.
Names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stocks have some negatives tugging at them, not the least of which are the Shanghai "panda bear" market and a commodities rout.
Take a look at some of Monday's after-hours buzz: Baidu, Knowles, Darden & more
Patti Domm is CNBC Executive Editor, News, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy.
A CNBC reporter since 1990, Bob Pisani covers Wall Street from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
Senior Producer at CNBC's Breaking News Desk.
Dominic Chu is a markets reporter for CNBC.
Evelyn Cheng is a markets writer for CNBC.
Sara Eisen is a correspondent for CNBC, focusing on currencies and the global consumer.