Among the events that happened on this day in history, in 1960 Cuba nationalizes all American owned sugar factories.
GM's blowout report today just gave a big boost to quarterly estimates.
Legendary investor Warren Buffett spoke at length about a secret meeting held by CEOs and other top executives on improving governance principles.
Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the update from Mario Draghi's press conference on interest rates.
Ann Coulter, author and columnist, weighs in on Roger Ailes and the future of Fox News.
Ann Coulter, author and columnist, weighs in on whether harsh rhetoric will be effective in attracting undecided voters, and Donald Trump's campaign style and focus on issues.
Warren Buffett tells CNBC companies should stop issuing earnings guidance because it can lead to "malpractice."
Florida Gov. Rick Scott tells CNBC that Donald Trump will eradicate the Islamic State terror group and get the U.S. economy back on track.
The recent rally is underpinned by solid fundamentals, says UBS' Jeremy Zirin.
Southwest Airlines' quarterly profit rose 35 percent as fuel costs fell and the budget airline flew fuller planes.
General Motors raised its forecast for full-year profits after reporting a record second-quarter profit that handily beat Wall Street expectations.
Ann Coulter, author and columnist, describes how she found out about Ted Cruz's speech at the Republican convention last night, where he refused to endorse Donald Trump.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and the July read on Philly Fed.
CNBC's Eamon Javers provides a preview of the final night of the Republican National Convention and Ivanka Trump's comments from the "Today Show" talking about her step-mother Melania and the controversy over plagiarism. Also Trump and Pence disconnect on an "air kiss."
Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett explains why he doesn't think companies should have to provide guidance.
Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett discusses a new set of principles for effective corporate governance.
Chuck Stevens, General Motors CFO, discusses General Motors' quarterly results with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on the central bank's interest rate decision and what he expects to hear from the ECB's Mario Draghi later in the morning.
Brian Rogers, T. Rowe Price chairman & CIO, shares his outlook on the markets, and weighs in on Brexit, and the upcoming presidential election. I think investors will shake off the election - whatever happens, says Price.
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