Blackstone Executive Vice Chairman Tony James says he's less optimistic now than before that the U.S.-China trade war could be resolved, but even a smaller deal could help...World Economyread more
The massive market transformation this month that some on Wall Street called a "once in a decade opportunity" might have just been a one-off technical move because of taxes.Marketsread more
The Pentagon will deploy U.S. forces to the Middle East on the heels of the attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, United States Secretary of Defense Mark Esper announced...Defenseread more
CNBC did a deep dive through the most recent Wall Street research to find stocks that analysts say are underappreciated.Marketsread more
Shares of MasterCard are up 46% this year, and 1120% since 2011, getting a boost from the strong U.S. consumer.Investingread more
CNBC sat in on an "empathy training" at Amazon PillPack's Somerville offices, which is part of new hire orientation.Technologyread more
Trade with China is the 'big unknown' for the Federal Reserve as it decides how best to support the U.S. economy, says Council on Foreign Relations Director of International...Futures Nowread more
Lobbying experts said the visit is likely an attempt to be in lawmakers' ears as they consider legislation that would impact Facebook.Technologyread more
Yardeni Research's Edward Yardeni believes the U.S. economy is picking up steam.Trading Nationread more
Iran's audacious drone and cruise missile attack on Saudi Arabia's oil producing facilities has provided a critical test yet for the Trump administration's foreign policy. A...Politicsread more
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell:
Shares of Workday seesawed in extended trading on Tuesday — jumping as much as 2% before falling more than 1% — after the software company reported better-than-expected first-quarter earnings. The company reported earnings of 43 cents per share on revenue of $825 million. Wall Street had expected earnings of 41 cents per share on revenue of $814 million, according to Refinitiv consensus estimates. The company also gave strong guidance for the second-quarter and the current fiscal year.
Inovio Pharmaceuticals stock plummeted as much as 11% after news broke that Astrazeneca, a pharmaceutical company, will discontinue its research collaborations with the biotech company.
Heico stock surged more than 8% after the aerospace company reported second-quarter earnings that pleased investors. Heico reported earnings of 60 cents per share and net sales of $515.6 million. Refinitiv consensus estimates had projected earnings of 49 cents per share and net sales of $479.5 million.
Shares of Soliton surged nearly 20% after the medical device company announced it received clearance from the FDA to market its tattoo-removal device, the Rapid Acoustic Pulse. The device removes black ink tattoos from the arms, legs and torsos of some people.