Brendan McDermid | ReutersStocks also got a boost Thursday as investors were optimistic about next week's signing of a "Phase One" trade deal between the U. "Executives hell-bent on capturing cloud computing revenue from Microsoft, Oracle, and Amazon had little patience for those of us arguing for some form of principled debate before agreeing to host the applications and data of any client willing to pay. , among the more liberal Democrat candidates in the contest, said he would "substantially increase" the top marginal rate for those with annual income exceeding $10 million, but didn't offer specifics. (CNBC)Before-the-bell this morning, Morgan Stanley (MS), Bank of New York Mellon (BK) and Charles Schwab (SCHW) continue this week's flood of earnings from financial companies. consumer confidence rose more than expected in January as sentiment around the labor market improved

And the total number of issues has been about steady since 2012, and since then the Wilshire 5000 has more than doubled. The Markit/Caixin Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for manufacturing in the month of December came in 51. By the end of the year, the company had folded but the notable thing is how very routine its debut was. VIDEO1:5001:50Robocalls are getting out of hand and here's how to stop themDigital OriginalFollow @CNBCtech on Twitter for the latest tech product news. A goal that's still "ways off," according to Uber ATG's spokeswoman

The size of the stock market relative to the size of the economy is at its highest level ever, raising concerns that the market's recent all-time highs are detached from reality. and Iran diminishing and a "phase one" trade deal being signed by Washington and Beijing. Hundreds of thousands of people filled the streets of Iran on Sunday to mourn Soleimani, and members of Iran's parliament were shown on television chanting "Death to America!" in the chamber. Facebook has banned all non-essential travel the country, but if employees must visit China, they have to receive approval first. For example, one person he knows has a son who wanted an expensive baseball bat

Stocks including Anthem, UnitedHealth, Cigna and Humana all traded down at least 2%. "We work with some of our largest and most transformative customers to do something epic," said Scott Penberthy, director of applied AI at Google Cloud. Trump to SenateNews VideosWASHINGTON — The House will vote Wednesday to send two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said. The company's largest customers include Comcast and Lowe's, which are charged a fee based on total number of employees. The catch is that Apple and Netflix have always been averse to big acquisitions

The notice from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said the regulator plans to target other individuals, including former executives, for their role in the scandals. Pompeo cut off their recorded interview when Kelly pressed him repeatedly on why he has not defended former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch. WATCH: Samsung's partnership with Microsoft is a 'big deal': AnalystVIDEO2:2502:25Samsung's partnership with Microsoft is a 'big deal': AnalystSquawk Box AsiaFollow @CNBCtech on Twitter for the latest tech industry news. "I just think you're coming in on quicksand here," Cramer said on "Squawk Box," as U. "In terms of the trade situation, you know I know that China's supposed to put an action plan forward in terms of intellectual property protection and not forcing technology transfer but I'm a bit skeptical about that

Nestle puts money into research from brain health, pediatrics, chronic medical conditions, obesity, malnutrition, and gastro-intestinal health. "We should be doing things that are important, but we're playing this game. , speaks during the New Work Summit in Half Moon Bay, California, U. At the same time, tail risks from Power, pension, and Long-Term Care are declining. has been doing on its own, without government intervention, industry has gotten a lot more efficient on carbon emissions," Mnuchin said

VIDEO0:5000:50ECB's accommodative stance remains in place, Lagarde saysStreet Signs EuropeThe bottom line for Berlin seems to be that it will continue to live off its trade partners instead of contributing to stronger economic growth and increasing jobs in Europe and in the rest of the world. opened a trade conflict with China about two years ago, when it imposed tariffs on Chinese solar panels and washing machines. "Hopes for jobsOne of the brightest spots that come out of the data was a strong employment reading out of the ISM non-manufacturing survey. The agreement is expected to pass easily through the GOP-controlled Senate. —Imbert8:10 am: Dow set to drop more than 400 points as coronavirus fears permeateU

He highlighted that large scale infrastructure projects and the transition toward green energy are not only necessary financing requirements for governments, but also a "massive opportunity" to develop new technology and invest in renewables. President Donald Trump's comments on the Iran conflict eased investor worries about further escalation of geopolitical risks in the Middle East. That is in contrast to early, 2018 when the Fed was looking to raise interest rates. broadband households use a free, ad-based streaming service, up from 24% a year earlier. "The company now has a private valuation of more than $20 billion and is reportedly considering an IPO next year

2 million active personnel — has been an all-volunteer force since. Mnuchin told CNBC's Becky Quick that Treasury got what he called a "reverse inquiry" for a 20-year bond while it was studying and surveying markets on the idea of 50-year and 100-year issues. For Iran, Cohen said he sees Putin's potential intervention as an effort to get Americans to retreat from Iraq, a move that would help Russia strengthen its presence in the country, similar to what it did after U. Grab everythingcmannphoto | Getty ImagesThe best way to make sure you're not missing any of your necessary documents is to review last year's tax return. "Quibi CEO Meg Whitman watches a commercial during a Quibi keynote address at the 2020 CES in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 8, 2020

VIDEO2:0002:00Investors should be patient with Alphabet's stock price: Investing proTrading NationAn exclusive Wall Street club has welcomed a new member. Beyond Meat — Shares of Beyond Meat tanked more than 8% after Bernstein lowered its rating on the alternative meat company. Selna ordered Avenatti to be transported "forthwith," by no later than Friday, to New York, where he had been scheduled to begin trial next Tuesday on charges of trying to extort more than $20 million from athletic apparel giant Nike. 34 per share for the fourth quarter, compared to a consensus estimate of $7. Plus, the beverage company's focus on pricing should unlock pricing power in years to come, the firm noted