Normally, when the Fed starts loosening policy it does so amid clear-cut signs of economic weakness.Economyread more
Wall Street economists are anxiously awaiting Wednesday's FOMC meeting.Marketsread more
More and more American firms are calling for the Trump administration to resolve its conflict with China.World Economyread more
CNBC's Jim Cramer connects the dots by reasoning that if the president were to act he would pick a replacement for Powell that would do his bidding.Economyread more
Shoppers are "very nuanced in their expectations," Ron Johnson, the former CEO of J.C. Penney and the former senior vice president of Apple's retail division, said at CNBC's...Evolveread more
Facebook has given us plenty of reasons to quit, including a new report that talks about the disgusting working conditions of a company it uses to employ contractors, named...Technologyread more
This just might be Fed Chair Jerome Powell's toughest meeting yet, because whatever the outcome, odds are high that it will disappoint a large group.Market Insiderread more
Facebook is leading the FANG stocks this year, and Miller Tabak's Matt Maley foresees more upside.Trading Nationread more
All trains traveling in and out of New York Penn Station have been halted because of an Amtrak overhead wire issue, New Jersey Transit said Wednesday.Transportationread more
American Airlines is ordering Airbus' new A321XLR, according to a source familiar with details of the agreement.Paris Air Showread more
Tesla shares are nearing Morgan Stanley's price target but the firm isn't sure how to tell investors to value Elon Musk's company.Investingread more
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell:
Shares of Guess shot up more than 13 percent in extended trading after the clothing company reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings. The company gave strong guidance for its third quarter, expecting revenue growth of 4 to 6 percent versus estimates of 3 percent.
Williams-Sonoma shares rose more than 5 percent in after-hours trading. The premium kitchenwares company beat bottom-line estimates in its second-quarter earnings report, posting profits of 61 cents per share. The company matched revenue estimates from Thomson Reuters.
PVH shares rose nearly 4 percent in extended trading after the apparel company beat estimates in its second-quarter earnings report. The parent company of such clothing brands as Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein posted earnings of $1.69 a share on revenue of $2.07 billion, and raised its 2017 EPS guidance above estimates to between $7.60 and $7.70.
Shares of HP fell more than 1 percent in after-hours trading after the computer company reported 2017 guidance roughly in line with estimates in its third-quarter earnings release. The company beat top- and bottom-line estimates for the previous, posting earnings of 43 cents per share on revenue of $13.06 billion.