The central bank leader said economic improvements of late will be a big part of the discussion at the March 14-15 FOMC meeting.
Traders now have a better idea why stocks surged the day after President Donald Trump's Congressional speech.
Fischer's comments instead go to a philosophical — and political — question likely to come up in the days ahead.
One legendary investor and Republican says Donald Trump’s economy growth target is not possible.
Banks have paid heavily for the problems they created and face a tough landscape ahead.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
In his first interview since being confirmed, the billionaire capitalist told CNBC that promoting employment will be a primary focus.
Around 200 people chanted "Coward!" and booed as Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan attended an event in the heavily Democratic state.
The Snap IPO was one of the smoothest openings we have seen in a long time. No drama at the pre-open, the open, during the day, or the close.
These are the stocks posting the largest moves after the bell.
Shares of software company Nutanix tumbled Thursday, on the heels of the company issuing current quarterly guidance of a bigger-than-expected loss.
In an early spring migration, Fed officials have turned hawkish overnight, warning a rate hike is likely in mid-March rather than June.
Shares of Box fell more than 6 percent after the online file-sharing company gave lower-than-expected guidance for its first quarter.
Snap began its life as a public company Thursday, and already Wall Street is divided over how to view the company's future.
Music could be the major key for Snap, parent of Snapchat, to stay relevant on Wall Street, Scott Keeney writes on TechCrunch.
Advanced Micro Devices shares fell for a second-straight day after the firm's new Ryzen line of desktop processors disappointed gamers.
Monster Beverage's board approved a new buyback program for the repurchase of up to $500 million of the company's outstanding common stock.
Shares of tech company Snap Interactive, whose market cap totals just $51 million, surged more than 17 percent Thursday.
As an individual content creator ... I think Snap is fairly pointless, Josh Brown writes on "The Reformed Broker" blog.
This week he sold 15 of what he described as "short-term tactical positions" and is sitting things out until further notice.
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