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
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
Blackstone Executive Vice Chairman Tony James says he's less optimistic now than before that the U.S.-China trade war could be resolved, but even a smaller deal could help...World Economyread more
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell:
Shares of e.l.f. Beauty initially dropped more than 1 percent after hours before recovering and rising less than 1 percent. The cosmetic company beat earnings expectations with 12 cents per share on revenue of $55.9 million versus Thomson Reuters estimates of 3 cents per share on revenue of $55.5 million.
Live Nation shares rose 6 percent in extended trading after the entertainment company beat Wall Street views on earnings and revenue for their second quarter.
Shares of Chicago Bridge & Iron tanked more than 20 percent on significant volume in extended trading. The company, which provides services to customers in the energy infrastructure market, reported a big loss for its second quarter and also said it would be selling its technology business.
Planet Fitness shares jumped 4 percent in after-hours trading after the company beat earnings and revenue estimates for the second quarter, reporting 22 cents per share and raking in revenue of $107.3 million. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters had expected the franchiser and operator of fitness centers to report earnings of 19 cents per share on revenue of $102 million.
Shares of Jack in the Box, which operates Jack in the Box and Qdoba restaurants, rose 2 percent in extended trading despite misses on the top and bottom lines.