Nineteen billionaires release a letter asking the 2020 presidential candidates to support a tax on America's richest families.Economyread more
The Trump administration had argued the president has wide-ranging authority over national security matters.Politicsread more
Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a plan Monday to forgive the country's $1.6 trillion outstanding student loan tab, intensifying the higher education policy debate in the 2020...Personal Financeread more
Gold surged to its highest level in nearly six years on Monday as the prospects of lower Federal Reserve rates and lingering geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and Iran...Marketsread more
Shares of Ulta Beauty and Sally Beauty dropped on Monday after Amazon launched its own beauty store for professionals.Marketsread more
Goldman Sachs says there's still life left in value investing, especially with the Federal Reserve set to cut rates again.Marketsread more
McDonald's says it gained market share in the informal-eating-out category for the first time in five years, thanks to its nationwide launch of fresh beef.Restaurantsread more
Six women are running for president. Five of them are career politicians. Then there's Oprah-approved self-help guru Marianne Williamson.2020 Electionsread more
The major indexes have stretched to all-time highs and are riding one of their best first halves in decades.Trading Nationread more
As candidates from Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders to John Delaney jockey for position in the 2020 Democratic primary, business issues will come up in the first debates.2020 Electionsread 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.