Stocks were headed for weekly losses on Friday as investors worry the U.S.-China trade war is hurting economic growth.US Marketsread more
The combination of mounting recession fears, bets on a more cautious Fed and a regular uptick in market volatility could spell more losses.Marketsread more
The therapy, Zolgensma, is a one-time treatment for spinal muscular atrophy — a muscle-wasting disease and leading genetic cause of infant mortality, affecting 1 in every...Biotech and Pharmaceuticalsread more
SpaceX has raised just over $1 billion in financing since the beginning of the year.Investing in Spaceread more
An analyst for Ark Invest, which has a major investment in Tesla, says recent drastic price-target cuts by others on Wall Street are missing the big picture.Investingread more
Former Foreign Minister Boris Johnson is seen as the bookmaker's favorite to succeed outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May.Europe Politicsread more
United Airlines will take its 14 Boeing 737 Max jets off its schedule for another month, through Aug. 3, canceling another 1,290 flights.Airlinesread more
Roughly three dozen House Democrats have called for impeachment hearings on President Donald Trump, a billionaire's TV ads rip the House for "doing nothing," and legal experts...Politicsread more
J.P. Morgan economists say they now see a much slower economy in the second quarter, with growth of just 1%.Market Insiderread more
If consummated, the deal would mark the latest in a flurry of activity in the payment technology space.Banksread more
The Pentagon will send additional American troops, drones and fighter jets to the Middle East amid increasing tensions between the United States and Iran.Politicsread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Helios and Matheson Analytics, MoviePass' parent company, stock fell as much as 4 percent during after-hours trading on Wednesday. New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood has opened an investigation into the company for possibly misleading investors about its financials, a source told CNBC.
Constellation Brands stock fell as much as 2.7 percent during after-hours after the company announced that CEO Rob Sands will step down on March 1, 2019. He ran the family-controlled company that brews Corona for 11 years. Bill Newlands, the chief growth officer and president, will become CEO. The company's stock later regained its after-hours losses and traded up as much as 1.25%.
Alcoa's stocks rose more than 5 percent after the market closed as the company beat expectations on their quarterly report. The aluminum maker beat on both its top and bottom lines, reporting earnings of 63 cents a share on $3.39 billion in revenue. Analysts had expected earnings of 36 cents per share on $3.31 billion in revenue.
Sealed Air stock fell more than 6 percent after-hours after the packaging company lowered its 2018 earnings guidance. It now expects earnings of $2.40-$2.45 per share, down from $2.45-$2.55 per share.