The massive market transformation this month that some on Wall Street called a "once in a decade opportunity" might have just been a one-off technical move because of taxes.Marketsread more
The Pentagon will deploy U.S. forces to the Middle East on the heels of the attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, United States Secretary of Defense Mark Esper announced...Defenseread more
CNBC did a deep dive through the most recent Wall Street research to find stocks that analysts say are underappreciated.Marketsread more
Shares of MasterCard are up 46% this year, and 1120% since 2011, getting a boost from the strong U.S. consumer.Investingread more
CNBC sat in on an "empathy training" at Amazon PillPack's Somerville offices, which is part of new hire orientation.Technologyread more
Trade with China is the 'big unknown' for the Federal Reserve as it decides how best to support the U.S. economy, says Council on Foreign Relations Director of International...Futures Nowread more
Lobbying experts said the visit is likely an attempt to be in lawmakers' ears as they consider legislation that would impact Facebook.Technologyread more
Yardeni Research's Edward Yardeni believes the U.S. economy is picking up steam.Trading Nationread more
Iran's audacious drone and cruise missile attack on Saudi Arabia's oil producing facilities has provided a critical test yet for the Trump administration's foreign policy. A...Politicsread more
Chinese trade negotiators suddenly canceled a visit to meet U.S. farmers after they wrapped up trade talks in Washington this week.Marketsread more
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Lear hit a record high. CNBC reported activist investor Mick McGuire of Marcato had urged the company to split its car seat and electrical parts businesses into two publicly traded companies. Lear responded by saying it did receive a letter from Marcato and that it takes all input from its shareholders seriously and will evaluate the proposal.
Target traded higher on news that the big-box store named Mike McNamara, a former executive at British retailer Tesco, as its new chief information officer.
The New York Times surged after posting better-than-expected fourth quarter results as digital growth offset continued weakness in its print operations.
Isis Pharmaceuticals plummeted after the firm's experimental diabetes drug took a longer than expected 36 weeks to reduce blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Lending Club gained ground after the online debt provider partnered with Alibaba to make it easier for American businesses to buy from Chinese suppliers.
AutoNation hit a record high after having the automobile retailer had its best January since 2006.
Twitter moved higher after the microblog site announced a partnership with the digital news reader Flipboard that gives brands advertising on Twitter the ability to expand their campaigns into Flipboard.
McGraw Hill Financial advanced after the company and its Standard & Poor ratings services unit reached a $1.38 billion settlement with the U.S. government and several states over ratings of mortgage-backed securities that went sour in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis.
JPMorgan rose on news the financial institution agreed to pay $500 million to end more than 6 years of class action litigation over Bear Stearns' sale of $17.58 billion of mortgage securities that proved defective during the financial crisis.
HCA Holdings fell after the country's largest hospital operator forecasted 2015 profit below Street estimates.
National Oilwell Varco slid after warning of a challenging oil market in 2015 after orders in its rig technology business plunged nearly 90 percent in the fourth quarter.
Gannett gained ground after posting better-than-expected quarterly results helped by higher spending on political advertising and increased TV re-transmission revenue.
Arch Coal jumped after saying it expects lower costs in 2015. The coal miner and producer did suspend its annual dividend, citing weak coal prices.