Democrats such as Elizabeth Warren had their eye on business and the working class during the first 2020 presidential primary debate in Miami.2020 Electionsread more
Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to present U.S. President Donald Trump with the terms it expects the U.S. to meet before Beijing is willing to settle the countries'...World Economyread more
Huawei's legal chief told CNBC that the company makes "solutions for civil use."Technologyread more
The Chinese Ministry of Commerce maintained a firm stance against the U.S. during a weekly press conference on Thursday, less than two days ahead of a scheduled meeting...China Economyread more
Carl Icahn ratcheted up his fight with Occidental Petroleum over its pending purchase of rival Anadarko Petroleum by calling for a special shareholder meeting where he hopes...Energyread more
The issue over health insurance marked the first stark divide among the candidates, and sparked a heated back-and-forth between many of the candidates on stage.Politicsread more
The stock market is shrinking for several key reasons, but there's a way for investors to maneuver it, says Citi Research strategist Robert Buckland.Trading Nationread more
Four candidates mentioned China — but none of the Democratic contenders brought up trade in the debate.Politicsread more
Credit Suisse initiated coverage of Tesla Wednesday with an "underperform" rating and a price target 15% below where the stock closed.Marketsread more
Something unusual is happening in financial markets, and it could mean more gains lie ahead for stocks, if history is any indication.Marketsread more
Waymo has officially expanded its reach and is now making some of its self-driving minivans available for customers of ride-share firm Lyft.Transportationread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Shares of Pinterest plummeted more than 15% during extended trading on Thursday after the company posted disappointing first-quarter earnings in its first report since going public. The company reported a loss of 32 cents per share, while a Refinitiv consensus had estimated a loss of 11 cents per share. It posted revenues of $201.9 million, slightly higher than the expected $200.6 million.
Pinterest gave revenue guidance of between $1.06 billion and $1.08 billion for the 2019 fiscal year, which would mark the first time the company cracks the $1-billion mark.
Shares of Nvida jumped nearly 6% after the computer game company reported better-than-expected first-quarter earnings. The company reported earnings of 88 cents per share on revenues of $2.22 billion, while analysts had anticipated earnings of 81 cents per share on revenues of $2.20 billion.
Shares of Applied Materials surged at least 6% after the manufacturing company reported second-quarter results that beat estimates on the top and bottom lines. The company reported earnings of 70 cents per share on revenues of $3.54 billion, while Wall Street had expected earnings of 66 cents per share on revenues of $3.48 billion.
Shares of Baidu tumbled more than 8% after the China-based technology company reported first-quarter revenues that missed earnings and revenue estimates. The company reported earnings of 2.77 Chinese yuan per share on revenues of 24.12 billion yuan, while analysts had estimated earnings of 2.89 yuan per share on revenues of 24.16 billion yuan. The company also announced a U.S. $1 billion stock buyback program.