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
The debate was considered Donald Trump's most substantive performance, but he also continued to question the voting process, declining to promise to "absolutely accept" the results of the election. (CNBC)
In another standout moment, while Hillary Clinton took a jab at Trump over whether he would try to avoid paying higher taxes on the wealthy, he interrupted, calling the Democratic nominee a "nasty woman." (CNBC)
While accusing Russia of cyberattacks and saying Vladimir Putin prefers Trump for president, Clinton said the GOP nominee would be a "puppet president," if he's elected. (CNBC)
As rumors swirl about a Trump-backed television network, the candidate livestreamed his own debate coverage on his Facebook page. Commentary was provided by retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn and former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer. (CNBC)
President Barack Obama heads to the election battleground state of Florida today to give his prescription for fixing Obamacare, the health care law that Clinton vows to improve. (Reuters)
Tesla (TSLA) said all of its new vehicles will be equipped with hardware that enables fully autonomous driving, with the electric automaker planning to have a vehicle drive itself from Los Angeles to New York by the end of 2017. (CNBC)
Wells Fargo (WFC) is the subject of a criminal investigation by California's attorney general, centering on whether the creation of new accounts for unsuspecting customers by the bank's sales staff involved identity theft. (AP)
Netflix (NFLX) and 21st Century Fox (FOXA) are in a court battle over alleged employee poaching. Fox accuses Netflix of illegally hiring two employees who were under contract at Fox, but Netflix filed a complaint questioning the legality of those contracts. (WSJ)
Alphabet's (GOOGL) Google unit reportedly reached a deal with CBS (CBS) to carry the network on a soon to be launched online TV service, which is likely to premiere in early 2017. (WSJ)
New York Fed President Bill Dudley, who's out and about again today, said last night the central bank would likely raise interest rates this year. The New York Fed president always votes on the policymaking panel.
The Labor Department issues its weekly report on initial jobless claims at 8:30 a.m. ET, while at the same time the Philadelphia Fed releases its monthly index of regional business activity for October.
The National Association of Realtors is out with existing home sales for September at 10 a.m. ET. The Conference Board issues its index of leading economic indicators, also at 10 a.m. ET.
Dow component Microsoft (MSFT) is among the companies set to release quarterly numbers after today's closing bell, along with Boston Beer (SAM), E-Trade (ETFC), PayPal (PYPL), and Schlumberger (SLB), among others.
Mattel (MAT) reported adjusted quarterly profit of 70 cents per share, one cent below estimates, with sales slightly above forecasts. The toy maker did see a strong rebound in Barbie-related sales as well as improvement in its American Girl business.
EBay (EBAY) came in one cent above estimates with quarterly profit of 45 cents per share, with revenue slightly above forecasts, but the online retailer gave a current quarter forecast that disappointed some investors.
Caesars Entertainment's (CZR) deal with creditors to bring the casino operator's operating unit out of bankruptcy has been brought under question by a lawyer for the government's bankruptcy watchdog.
Tableau Software (DATA) were relatively flat in the premarket, after surging Wednesday on reports that it's explored a sale in recent months. The Wall Street Journal reported the business software company worked on a sale this past summer before the effort failed.
Nintendo is set to raise the curtain on its upcoming NX console this morning with a video preview trailer, with fans hoping to get answers about when NX is slated for release. (CNET)