Slack pursued an unusual direct listing, meaning it did not have banks underwrite the offering.CNBC Disruptor 50read more
Slack's CEO said that the company didn't want to go public via an IPO so that it could be as transparent and accessible as possible.Deals and IPOsread more
Oil jumped as much as 6% on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, prompting President Trump to blast Tehran on Twitter.Energy Commoditiesread more
President Donald Trump on Thursday told reporters that he thinks the Iranian strike on an American drone was unintentional.Politicsread more
For doubters thinking the rally is just a last gasp of the decade-long bull market, chart analysts are here to prove them wrong.Marketsread more
Notorious "pharma bro" Martin Shkreli has reached a settlement with his former biopharmaceutical company Retrophin just weeks ago after he sued two company directors and its...Biotech and Pharmaceuticalsread more
"The slowdown in the global economy is reaching this shore," veteran trader Art Cashin says.Economyread more
Slack's public market debut on Thursday will generate billions for venture firm Accel and healthy returns for Andreessen Horowitz and Social CapitalTechnologyread more
JetBlue is ordering the longest-range Airbus jets to expand service to more European cities.Airlinesread more
Apple announced on Thursday that it will recall some 15-inch MacBook Pro laptops because they have batteries that may "overheat and pose a fire safety risk."Technologyread more
Health-care stocks have caught a cold this year, but one technical analyst sees the beginnings of a recovery.Trading Nationread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Cloudera shares jumped more than 18 percent and Hortonworks shares surged about 19 percent in after-hours trading after the two software companies announced a merger. The deal would be an all-stock merger of equals, and the companies expect to complete the transaction in the first quarter of 2019.
Tilray stock dropped as much as 12 percent in the extended session after the cannabis company announced plans to offer $400 million of convertible notes in a private offering to institutional investors in Canada. The notes will be convertible into common stock or cash, and Tilray plans to use the funds for "general corporate purposes."
Barnes & Noble shares skyrocketed more than 20 percent following news that the board of directors has initiated a formal review process to evaluate strategic alternatives for the company. The company said in a statement that the decision "follows expressions of interest from multiple parties in making an offer to acquire" Barnes & Noble.