Top News & Analysis North America

  • FCX CEO on Mining in Volatile Markets

    Richard Adkerson, Freeport-McMoRan CEO, discusses the impact the Grasberg strike had on his company and whether a vulnerability exists amid takeover speculation.

  • Best Plays in Financials

    Analyzing the earnings data from Bank of America, with David George, Robert W. Baird, senior research analyst.

  • Stocks accelerated their losses in the final minutes of trading to close near lows Wednesday, pressured by a handful of lackluster tech earnings and amid renewed concerns over the euro zone.

  • Burger King's Bacon Sundae?

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the biggest menu expansion in Burger King's history.

  • Catalysts for Intel Shares This Year

    The FMHR traders discuss how the latest earnings data is impacting the global market. Also, Tristan Gerra, Baird Equity Research, weighs in on Intel's earnings and Joel Fishbein, Lazard Capital Markets, discusses how to trade VMware ahead of the company's earnings announcement.

  • U.S. stock index futures were lower Wednesday as central banks seemed to drift away from the idea of injecting more monetary stimulus and European shares fell.

  • Stocks ended near session highs Tuesday, with all three major averages logging their best rally in a month, helped by a handful of positive earnings reports and as fears over Europe diminished.

  • 'Neutral' on Goldman & Value in Apple: Analysts

    Doug Sipkin, Susquehanna senior analyst, explains why he is has a "neutral" rating on Goldman Sachs after the company's earnings beat, and Tavis McCourt, Raymond James analyst, says he sees Apple's drop of about 8 percent as a buying opportunity.

  • U.S. stock index futures were higher Tuesday following a handful of better-than-expected earnings reports and as investors seemed to overlook a handful of disappointing economic news.

  • Stocks closed mixed Monday, with the Dow edging closer to the psychologically-important 13,000 level and the S&P 500 holding near its key 1,370 level, but gains were limited as the Nasdaq was dragged down by heavyweights such as Apple and Google.

  • Trading Apple's 'Mini-Correction'

    The FMHR traders discuss whether investors should be concerned over shares of Apple falling for five sessions in a row, and Citigroup's earnings beating the Street's expectations.

  • Kass: Buy Banks with Large Exposure to Real Estate

    Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners founder & president, explains why he sees a multi-year recovery in the U.S. housing market.

  • U.S. stock index futures were higher Monday after retail sales gained more-than-expected last Month, and as investors digested Citigroup's earnings report.

  • Stocks accelerated their selloff in the final hour of trading Friday to close at session lows, logging their worst weekly decline for the year, as ongoing signs of weakness overseas and tepid economic news in the U.S. kept investors on edge.

  • American Axle

    Global competition has decimated U.S. manufacturing. But writing off Detroit and other rust towns is premature. Community leaders are proving sturdy American plants that once made cars and auto parts can be repurposed for vibrant, second lives.

  • Searching Google's Numbers

    Discussing how Google's earnings announcements could impact the stock and company, with Ben Schachter, Macquarie Securities internet analyst. Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets analyst and CNBC's Kate Kelly, also weigh in on JPMorgan earnings beating the Street.

  • Two of Wall Street's biggest banks reported profit that beat analyst expectations, but concerns about the quality of the profit dragged down shares and helped add to losses for stock futures.

  • Smokin' Hot Tobacco Stocks

    CNBC's Brian Shactman explains why investors are attracted to high dividend yielding tobacco stocks.

  • Google Earnings Tonight

    Google announces its Q1 earnings report tonight and many investors are hoping the company will rebound from last quarter's huge miss. Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, weighs in.

  • Stocks closed higher Wednesday, helped by an upbeat start to earnings season and the Fed's latest Beige Book report, giving investors a chance to breathe a sigh of relief following a string of declines.