The euro climbed from an eight-month low on Thursday after German and French business activity beat expectations.
Apple could be "obsolete" in three years, due to increasing competition in the technology sector, one analyst told CNBC.
Slimmed-down technology firm Nokia on Thursday upped its full-year profit guidance at its core Networks unit.
Pedro De Noronha, managing partner at Noster Capital, discusses the "make believe" valuations of technology stocks such as Netflix, adding that Apple could be "obsolete" in two to three years.
SK Hynix said shipment growth would slow in the third quarter as it posted its first drop in quarterly profit in two years.
Social media giant Facebook reported bumper earnings growth on Wednesday, but some analysts have called into question how long the party will last.
An earnings deluge will hit the stock market Thursday, and analysts say that mostly good reports could continue to drive new highs.
Customers love their food. But the CFO says there's little appetite for a stock split.
Stocks mostly rose on Wednesday as investors weighed earnings and tracked global events.
As tech giant Apple enters the second half of 2014 and anticipation mounts for its new product lineup, CNBC asked top analysts whether the stock remained a solid bet.
Citi's Jim Suva, provides his read on Apple, as the tech giant prepares to debut the iPhone 6. We think this is going to be the best product out there, says Suva.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and Jessica Lessin, The Information editor in chief, discuss Apple's earnings and competition in the tablet market. Steinberg says the 9-percent drop in iPad sales is "brutal."
Microsoft and Cisco may sound old school compared to internet high fliers, but some of the old timers are at levels not seen since the dot com bubble.
Though Apple posted profits that beat expectations, investor Roger McNamee found reason to throw cold water on the tech giant.
Investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank;" Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder; and the "Squawk Alley" crew, discuss Apple's earnings. McNamee says the IBM deal is key and explains the "big problem" with the iPad.
CNBC's Josh Lipton spoke to Apple's CEO Tim Cook about earnings, tablets and margins. Cook said he was not concerned iPad sales. CNBC's John Fortt provides insight
With CEO Tim Cook pumping unprecedented cash into R&D, Jay Walker, Patent Properties chairman, discusses Apple's upcoming product line and how patents create jobs and drive stock prices.
Whirlpool missed profit and revenue expectations by a wide margin, and cut their full year forecast.
Walter Piecyk, BTIG wireless research analyst, reacts to Apple's earnings results and discusses what the tech giant's increase in R&D levels means for new products.
Shaking off geopolitical flare-ups for now, analysts say the S&P 500 is taking aim at the 2,000 level, and the next round of earnings news could help.