The stock market rally is still unloved and has room to run, despite near term volatility, said Michael PeQueen, Managing Director at HighTower.
The strong dollar will not hurt American Express too much because the majority of its business is domestic.
CBS Outdoor is buying over 1,100 billboards from rival Van Wagner for $690 million in cash.
Starbucks posted third quarter earnings of 67 cents a share on revenue of $4.2 billion.
The "new normal" of lower returns and interest rates is forcing investors to save more than in past decades and spend less in retirement.
AT&T posted second quarter earnings of 62 cents a share on revenue of $32.6 billion.
PTC Therapeutics expects conditional approval from European regulators this summer for its Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) treatment Translarna.
Boutique investment bank Evercore Partners is benefiting from the surge in M&A, as well as a stricter regulatory environment for financial companies.
The U.S. economy is on a steady march forward with supportive monetary policies and a limited risk of recession despite geopolitical risks amassing abroad.
The Buckle is a smart buy ahead of back-to-school season because the teen retailer is extremely well run with higher margins than its competitors.