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After-hours buzz: Facebook, Microsoft, Tesla & more
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.
Venmo has 40 million users, PayPal reveals for first time
Popular payment app Venmo has ushered in 40 million users to its platform, its parent company PayPal announced on Wednesday.
Stocks making the biggest moves midday: AT&T, Domino's Pizza, eBay & more
Names on the move ahead of the open.
JP Morgan lays out a blueprint for how this record run in the stock market will keep going
A recovery in global growth, as well as another record year for corporate buybacks should boost earnings and stock prices, according to J.P. Morgan equity strategists.
Trump's Fed pick Moore in trouble again, once called Cincinnati and Cleveland 'armpits of America'
President Trump's pick to a fill a vacancy at the Federal Reserve has run into more trouble thanks to past remarks.
The stock market is back at new highs, but champagne corks aren't popping on trading desks
Stock traders do not view a new high as really valid unless there is some serious action.
Venmo's path to profitability for PayPal: Cashing in on $62 billion payments processed per year
Venmo has changed the way people reimburse each other. But have you ever wondered whether and how the app makes money?
JP Morgan just promoted 117 people to Wall Street's top rank, including a record number of women
Executives across Wall Street, from Jamie Dimon to David Solomon, have said hiring and promoting women and minorities are priorities.
These stocks are the biggest winners in the market's incredible rebound back to a record
Stocks have come all the way back, ending one of their fastest round trips in history. Here are the front-runners in this epic comeback.
Your first trade for Wednesday, April 24
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
Maybe inflation is not dead as many major companies say they are raising prices
Companies seem to be talking a little bit more about how price increases are helping profits, an early sign that more inflation could be seeping into the economy.
Ford invests $500 million in electric truck maker Rivian
Ford says it will build an all-new battery electric vehicle using Rivian's skateboard platform.
Five crucial money mistakes rich people never make
We all make errors, yet there are a few bad habits the super-rich tend to avoid. Here are some money missteps to watch out for.
Caterpillar slips 2% after CFO says company may lose market share in China
Caterpillar said it now expects full year profit per share between $12.06 and $13.06, citing a tax benefit of 31 cents per share.
Market watcher who predicted the December plunge sees tide of gains from earnings beats
Ned Davis Research's Ed Clissold sees the market grinding higher as more earnings reports beat analyst estimates.
Stocks reclaim record highs, but investor enthusiasm is lacking
Stocks reclaim their old highs and should continue to make new ones, but without some of the fanfare and excitement of some past rallies.
Wirecard shares jump on a $1 billion investment from SoftBank
SoftBank will invest 900 million euros into German fintech firm Wirecard, as part of a strategic partnership on digital payments.
Markets are at new highs, but the euphoria is missing
Stock traders do not view a new high as truly valid unless there is some serious action. And that is what is missing from the rally.
After-hours buzz: Snap, eBay, Texas Instruments & more
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.
Noted banking analyst Mike Mayo warns State Street shareholders executive pay is too high
Wells Fargo's Mike Mayo says shareholders need to hold State Street's top executives accountable for weak results
Mitt Romney poses a major headache for Trump on Fed appointments
President Donald Trump's effort to stack the Federal Reserve with ideological allies has run into a familiar foe.
An emerging crisis in China could give US the upper hand in trade talks
China has been ravaged by an outbreak of African swine flu, which could force China to make concessions in its negotiations with the U.S.
This chart shows the fundamental reason why stocks are back at all-time highs
RBC says quarterly estimates now imply that a much-feared earnings recession will be avoided.
Morgan Stanley's Mike Wilson, among Wall Street's most bearish, unconvinced highs here to stay
Morgan Stanley's Mike Wilson is sticking by his call for an earnings recession and isn't changing his price target for the S&P 500 — even though he sees the stock market hitting new highs in the next couple of weeks.
How hedge fund investors are making money off the data you're giving them for free
Hedge funds buy mountains of anonymized data that they use to gauge how well retailers are doing ahead of earnings.
Companies are crushing earnings estimates by 3-to-1 margin, boosting market to new high
From Twitter to Whirlpool, Lockheed Martin and Coca-Cola, companies in all sorts of industries have been beating earnings estimates and soothing concerns of an earnings recession.
The Fed's key interest rate keeps climbing, and that could become a problem
The fed funds rate rate has inched up to its highest level in 11 years even though the central bank has sent said it is done tightening.
Wall Street's valuation guru: From Uber to Pinterest, all the major IPOs this year are overpriced
This year's hot IPOs have one thing in common — they are all overpriced, according to NYU Stern professor Aswath Damodaran.

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