Former Foreign Minister Boris Johnson is seen as the bookmaker's favorite to succeed outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May.Europe Politicsread more
J.P. Morgan economists said they now see a much slower economy in the second quarter, with growth of just 1%.Market Insiderread more
The combination of mounting recession fears, bets on a more cautious Fed and a regular uptick in market volatility could spell more losses, writes Nomura.Marketsread 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
Rep. Chip Roy, R-Texas, has objected to a $19.1 billion disaster relief bill that was expected to pass unanimously Friday. The bill is likely to next be considered when...Politicsread more
If consummated, the deal would mark the latest in a flurry of activity in the payment technology space.Banksread more
The markets have been slow to recognize the high-stakes game that's playing out on the world stage.Economyread more
An altered video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made rounds on social media this week, which critics used to attack her mental state.Technologyread more
Stocks were headed for weekly losses on Friday as investors worry the U.S.-China trade war is hurting economic growth.US Marketsread more
One of the biggest Chinese chipmakers is delisting from the New York Stock Exchange amid the trade war, but the company said the decision is not related to the intensifying...Marketsread more
President Donald Trump, his businesses and members of his family on Friday appealed a federal judge's decision that Deutsche Bank and Capital One can turn over years of...Politicsread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Shares of Skechers surged more than 16 percent in extended trading after the company released fourth-quarter results that beat on its bottom line. The shoe company posted earnings of 31 cents per share, 8 cents more than consensus estimates of 23 cents per share. Despite higher-than-expected earnings, Skechers missed predicted revenues of $1.10 billion, reporting revenues of $1.08 billion.
Mattel stock rose more than 16 percent after hours on Thursday following fourth quarter earnings that beat analyst estimates. The toy maker posted a profit of 4 cents per share, surprising analysts who expected a 16 cent loss. Mattel also beat on its top line, reporting revenues of $1.52 billion, versus estimates of $1.44 billion.
Stocks of Columbia Sportswear jumped more than 13 percent after hours on strong earnings and guidance. The company reported earnings of $1.68 per share, 40 cents higher than analyst estimates. It also beat on its top line, reporting revenues of $918 million, well above analyst estimates of $845 million. Columbia Sportswear's revenue guidance also came in strong with a range of $2.97 billion - $3.03 billion, versus analyst estimates of $2.93 billion.
Expedia jumped more than 7 percent following its fourth-quarter results. The travel technology company beat earnings estimates by 16 cents, posting a profit of $1.24 per share. Its revenues also came in higher than expected at $2.56 billion, compared to predictions of $2.54 billion.