Retailers could be in for a jolly jump in holiday sales despite headwinds like the U.S.-China trade war and threat of another economic slowdown.Retailread more
After a series of setbacks on the road to an initial public offering, the parent company of real estate start-up WeWork is delaying the move, sources told CNBC Monday.Technologyread more
Saudi Arabia's defense spending is the world's third-largest — behind the U.S. and China, says Gary Grappo, former U.S. ambassador to Oman.Energyread more
Chinese officials are expected to be in Washington this week to hold consultations with the U.S. ahead of high-level trade talks in October.World Economyread more
The ballot comes at a precarious time for the country's longest serving prime minister, with the right-wing incumbent facing formidable challenges.World Politicsread more
Iran will never hold talks with America, the country's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on state television Tuesday morning.Politicsread more
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President Donald Trump said Monday he's in no rush to respond to a coordinated attack that hit Saudi Arabia's oil industry over the weekend.Marketsread more
The price of oil could go sharply higher, depending on the duration of the disruption at Saudi oil facilities and whether there is a military response.Powering the Futureread more
Energy stocks, one of the worst-performing sectors this year, spiked Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's heart of oil production Saturday sent oil prices soaring.Marketsread more
The Saudi-led military coalition battling Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that the attack on Saudi oil plants was carried out by Iranian weapons and did not originate...Oilread more
Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell:
Twitter — Twitter shares rose about 3 percent in the premarket trading after successfully streaming a National Football League game Thursday night.
Novavax — The vaccine developer's shares plummeted 86 percent in the premarket after saying its experimental respiratory vaccine failed an important study. Analysts at Piper Jaffray also cut their price target on the stock to $1 from $14 and downgraded the stock to "neutral" from "overweight."
Deutsche Bank — The German banking giant saw its U.S.-listed shares fall more than 9 percent after the U.S. Justice Department asked it to pay $14 billion to settle several investigations related to mortgage securities. Deutsche Bank said in a statement it "has no intent to settle these potential civil claims anywhere near the number cited."
Apple — Apple shares were up more than 10 percent for the week heading into Friday trading as the iPhone 7 launched around the world amid strong sales.
ExxonMobil — The New York attorney general said he is investigating the oil giant's accounting practices and questions why the company hasn't written down the value of its assets despite a steep drop in oil prices, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Lululemon Athletica — Susquehanna initiated coverage of the stock with a positive rating and $77 price target, a more than 16 percent upside from Thursday's close. The firm noted more compelling offerings, a great culture of consumer engagement, and realization of operational efficiencies.
Intel — The company raised its third-quarter revenue outlook to $15.6 billion, plus or minus $300 million, from the previous range of $14.9 billion, plus or minus $500 million, based on restocking of the PC supply chain inventory. Intel also noted some signs of improving PC demand. Shares were more than 4 percent higher in premarket trade.
Citi — Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to "neutral" from "buy" in favor of reiterating a "buy" on Bank of America. Goldman also removed Citi from its buy list and cited the failure of earnings to recover and return on equity below management's target.
—Reuters contributed to this report.