Most U.S. hedge funds aren't expecting another big stock market sell-off as more firms curb bets on volatility, according to Nomura.Marketsread more
More tit-for-tat tariffs in the U.S.-China trade war could set the global economy up for a recession, according to Morgan Stanley.Marketsread more
A sell-off in chip stocks intensified following a report that chipmakers are cutting ties with Huawei after the Trump administration's ban.Marketsread more
A series of tweets Monday marked the latest chapter in Trump's decadeslong effort to refute published reports that his previous financial problems have rendered him an...Politicsread more
President Trump stands a chance of creating a new economic world order in his China trade fight, says the chief economic advisor of Allianz.Economyread more
Sens. Mitch McConnell and Tim Kaine plan to introduce a bill Monday that would raise the minimum age to buy tobacco to 21 in hopes of curbing what regulators are calling an...Health and Scienceread more
Ford Motor said Monday that it is laying off about 7,000 salaried workers, about 10% of that global workforce, as part of a restructuring plan designed to save the No. 2...Autosread more
Silicon Valley argues that the public market investors focus too much on near-term profits — but investors have embraced money-losing biotech IPOs.Marketsread more
Despite high criticism from fans, the final episode of "Game of Thrones" shattered single-night viewing records Sunday, with 19.3 million tuning in to watch the finale.Entertainmentread more
Restaurants are thinking outside the box to attract and retain talent. A report from TDn2K, a restaurant analytics firm, finds that employee vacancies are a major concern for...Restaurantsread more
Forty percent of customers will choose a center to shop at based solely on the food that's there, JLL found in a new study. And nearly 38% of people want healthy options when...Retailread more
Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:
Tesla — The electric car maker said the Justice Department last month requested documents regarding CEO Elon Musk's tweets in early August about taking the company private. The New York Times also reported the Securities and Exchange Commission has sent subpoenas to Goldman Sachs and Silver Lake, which helped Tesla evaluate going private.
Tilray — Shares of the Canadian cannabis producer shot up more than 40 percent in the premarket after CEO Brendan Kennedy hinted to CNBC's that partnerships between pot companies and alcohol companies and pharmaceuticals could be coming. "If you're an investor in a pharmaceutical company or you're a pharmaceutical company, you have to hedge the offset from cannabis substitution, " he said. "I think all the alcohol companies need to enter this industry. It's a great hedge for them."
Netflix — Analysts at Guggenheim hiked their price target on Netflix shares to $420 from $360, implying a 14.2 percent upside from Tuesday's close. "We believe that Netflix subscriber penetration will significantly exceed what is implied in the company's current valuation," the analysts said.
E-Trade — Jefferies upgraded the online broker's stock to "buy" from "hold," citing an attractive valuation as well as the company's scale and revenue diversity at a time when competition in the space heats up. E-Trade's potential as a buyout candidate also makes it attractive, Jefferies said.
Juniper Networks — Nomura Instinet upgraded Juniper shares to "buy" from "neutral," and hiked its price target to $34 a share from $28. The analysts also raised their 2019 sales estimate to 5 percent and noted: "We expect Juniper to recover from its webscale routing annus horribilis, gain share in webscale switching, and continue its enterprise growth."