The economy is closing in on the Fed's goals, giving it impetus to start reducing the support it has provided, Chair Janet Yellen said.
Trump's penchant for bashing companies could have drastic consequences, says Jake Novak. Just look at JFK's track record.
Shares of the construction supplier jumped after the firm posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings.
The billionaire investor said that as Commerce secretary, he would be open to trade on conditions that are favorable to U.S. interests.
The president-elect hasn't even taken the oath of office for his first term but already is beginning to plot his re-election.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Steve Schwarzman shares his views on the markets and Donald Trump's agenda in an exclusive interview Wednesday on CNBC's "Squawk Box."
Citigroup on Wednesday reported a quarterly profit $1.14 a share on revenue of $17.012 billion.
The Wall Street giant said it earned $5.08 a share on revenue of $8.17 billion.
Consumer inflation is likely to be above 2 percent for the first time in more than two years, but what's on Twitter Wednesday could matter more.
The SPDR S&P Bank ETF (KBE) dropped as Treasury yields fell and traders grew anxious about Trump's policy ahead of Friday's inauguration.
Check out Tuesday's after hours buzz: CSX, UAL, & more
The British pound spiked around 3 percent against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, after Prime Minister Theresa May outlined her Brexit plan.
Earnings estimates for companies expected to benefit from the new administration have already started to trend higher.
U.S. regulators charged the company with using anti-competitive tactics over licensing.
Former hedge-fund manager and Davos party boy Anthony Scaramucci is presenting himself as an "interpreter" for Trump.
The SPDR S&P Retail ETF (XRT) climbed higher, led by shares of Michaels.
The president-elect's shock comment that the dollar is too strong suggests the U.S. is about to declare as dead a two-decade policy.
Fourth quarter earnings have generally been above expectations. But 2016 wasn't exactly a banner year for earnings.
Professional investors entered a new day for U.S. politics with high expectations tempered with caution over what could go wrong.
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