The leaders of Japan and China got off to a tense start but have made significant progress in turning around their relations in recent years.Asia Politicsread more
Tech's hottest IPOs of the year, including Beyond Meat and Zoom, dropped on Monday, falling more than the broader market.Technologyread more
"We do not seek conflict with Iran or any other country," Trump tells reporters in the Oval Office.Politicsread more
Stocks in Asia slipped in Tuesday afternoon trade, while investors looked toward a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping set to happen...Asia Marketsread more
Chinese Vice Premier Liu He held a phone conversation with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, China's Ministry of Commerce...World Economyread more
Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a plan Monday to forgive the country's $1.6 trillion outstanding student loan tab, intensifying the higher education policy debate in the 2020...Personal Financeread more
While earnings usually come in substantially ahead of expectations — as much as 4 or 5 percentage points is not unusual — the downward direction in the outlook doesn't speak...Earningsread more
U.S. President Donald Trump's senior adviser Kellyanne Conway will not testify before the House of Representatives Oversight Committee this week on her alleged violations of...Politicsread more
"We missed being the dominant mobile operating system by a very tiny amount. We were distracted during our antitrust trial. We didn't assign the best people to do the work,"...Technologyread more
PatientsLikeMe was bought by UnitedHealth following a review by Trump's Treasury Department, which scrutinized the start-up because it's backed by Chinese cash.Technologyread more
Some traders think the energy rally is about to wane, despite the sector being one of June's big winners.ETF Edgeread more
Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:
Tesla – The electric automaker continues to lose senior leadership, with C-suite executives Dave Morton and Gaby Toledano becoming the latest of 41 total executives who have left Tesla this year. Analysts at Baird said in a note Monday to buy Tesla stock "even with drama," as the firm "recently toured the Fremont factory and came away incrementally positive."
CBS – Leslie Moonves is stepping down as chairman, president, and CEO "effective immediately," the company announced Sunday evening, following numerous allegations of sexual misconduct that spanned much of his career. COO Joseph Ianniello will step in as acting president and CEO "while the Board conducts a search for a permanent successor," CBS said.
Apple – President Donald Trump tweeted that the technology giant should make products in the U.S. if it wants to avoid tariffs on Chinese goods, sending shares of Apple suppliers tumbling across Asia. Apple told U.S. officials Friday that proposed tariffs by Washington in an escalating trade war with China would affect prices for a "wide range" of Apple items.
Alibaba – The Chinese e-commerce giant said Monday that CEO Daniel Zhang will succeed Jack Ma as chairman of the board in 12 months. Ma will remain as executive chairman until then to smooth the transition.
Amazon – Citi raised its price target on Amazon stock to $2,250 per share from $2,100 per share, noting the e-commerce company's Prime membership growth as "a key reason why brands and third-party sellers are increasingly relying on Amazon's marketplace."
Campbell Soup – Chief Operating Officer Luca Mignini is the top internal contender for CEO, Reuters said in a report, as the company attempts to find of a proxy board challenge from hedge fund Third Point.
Vivendi – The French media conglomerate criticized U.S. hedge fund Elliott as mismanaging Telecom Italia, after the firm wrestled control of Telecom Italia's board away from Vivendi earlier this year. Elliott rejected Vivendi's criticism Monday, saying the company seems to have fallen prey to "short termism."
Riot BlockChain – CEO and chairman of Riot BlockChain, John O'Rourke, resigned in the wake of charges by the Securities and Exchange Commission against him for alleged fraud in connection with other companies. Riot BlockChain was not part of the SEC complaint and the company did not specify a reason for the resignation.
United Rentals – The board of United Rentals unanimously approved the company's acquisition of equipment rental company BlueLine from Platinum Equity for about $2.1 billion in cash, United Rentals announced Monday.