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Wall Street Ends the Month on a High Note

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/29/14 | Comments (0)

The Standard & Poor's 500 is ending the week at a record high after a day of quiet trading. Chip maker Avago Technologies jumped nearly 8 percent af...

   
 

Wall Street Skids Despite Upbeat Economic News

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/29/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended the day in the red on Thursday, despite positive economic news. The Dow slipped 40 points, the S&P 500 dropped three points and the Nasd...

   
 

Traders Take a Breather

Article by AP | Published 08/27/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks are drifting mostly higher as a main U.S. index sets a record for a third day in a row. The Standard & Poor's 500 eked out a gain of one-tent...

   
 

S&P 500 Closes Above 2,000 for First Time

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/26/14 | Comments (0)

Developing: The S&P 500 logged its first-ever close above 2,000 points on Tuesday afternoon, a day after finishing just short of the milestone, as other m...

   
 

Stocks Close in the Green

Article by AP | Published 08/25/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK -- The stock market hit another milestone as the Standard & Poor's 500 index briefly traded above 2,000 points for the first time. The S&...

   
 

S&P 500 Trades Above 2,000 Points for First Time

Article by AP | Published 08/25/14 | Comments (0)

The stock market has reached another milestone as the Standard & Poor's 500 index trades above 2,000 points for the first time. The widely followed b...

   
 

Stocks Set For Weekly Gains, Turn Flat For Friday

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/22/14 | Comments (0)

New York, NY - U.S. stocks showed little change Friday afternoon,bouncing back from a dip that came as Ukraine-Russia worries ramped up again. Investors also ...

   
 

UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

Article by AP | Published 08/21/14 | Comments (0)

PITTSBURGH  – Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at ...

   
 

Bank Of America Reaches Record $17 Billion Settlement W...

Article by Jeff Horwitz, Michael Virtaen,... | Published 08/21/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Bank of America has reached a record settlement of nearly $17 billion to resolve an investigation into its role in the sale of mortgage-bac...

   
 

Woman Sues GM After Suffering Burn from Heated Seat

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/19/14 | Comments (0)

A woman who said she suffered a third-degree burn from a heated seat in a Chevrolet Suburban is suing General Motors. In a lawsuit filed in US District Court ...

   
 

El Al Raises Estimate Of Gaza Conflict Revenue Loss

Article by Kobi Yeshayahou | Published 08/17/14 | Comments (0)

El Al has revised its projected third quarter revenue losses up to $55-65 million. The projected damage to El Al Israel Airlines Ltd. (TASE: ELAL) due to Oper...

   
 

Yahoo To Buy Israeli Startup For Over $15 M

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/16/14 | Comments (0)

ClarityRay specializes in software development to help publishers identify fraudulent ads; Apple names Technion grad as VP Internet giant Yahoo announced that...

   
 

GE in Talks to Sell Historic Appliance Division

Article by Jonathan Fahey, AP | Published 08/14/14 | Comments (0)

General Electric confirmed that it is considering the sale of its historic appliance division, part of its effort to focus on selling more complex and profita...

   
 

Wall Street Climbs on Earnings News

Article by AP | Published 08/14/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — Better corporate earnings helped nudge the stock market up on Thursday in one of the quietest sessions this year. Health-care companies led t...

   
 

Adama Set To File For Wall Street Offering

Article by Efrsat Peretz | Published 08/10/14 | Comments (0)

The company reported that its second quarter net profit jumped 23.5% to $59 million. Adama Agricultural Solutions (formerly Makhteshim-Again), which produces ...

   
 

Millions To Get Break In New Credit Score Calculation

Article by Gregory Karp | Published 08/09/14 | Comments (0)

The formula for calculating the most widely used credit scores will soon change to lessen the impact of bad medical debts and ignore old unpaid debts of any t...

   
 

Wall Street Traders Shrug off Geopolitical Strife

Article by Dow Jones Newswires | Published 08/08/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged higher as investors shrugged off escalating American involvement in the Middle East. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 17 points, or 0....

   
 

Mobileye, Maker of Accident Avoidance Systems, Raises R...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/04/14 | Comments (0)

The Times of Israel reported yesterday that last week’s initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange of Mobileye, an Israeli startup that makes ...

   
 

Rare Summer Relief For Gasoline Prices

Article by Jonathan Fahey | Published 08/02/14 | Comments (0)

The gasoline price roller coaster is running a strange course this summer. August began with the lowest average gasoline price for this time of year since 20...

   
 

Economy Gains 209,000 Jobs; Jobless Rate, 6.2%

Article by Paul Davidson | Published 08/01/14 | Comments (0)

The high-flying labor market showed no let-up in July as employers added 209,000 jobs. The unemployment rate rose to 6.2% from 6.1%, the Labor Department said...

   
 

Dow Plunges 300 Points, Wipes Out 2014 Gains

Article by Adam Samson | Published 07/31/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks sustained heavy losses on Thursday as traders ditched a wide swath of assets, leading the blue-chip average to hit the flat-line for 2014. Accord...

   
 

U.S. GDP Grew 4% In The Second Quarter 2014

Article by Samantha Sharf | Published 07/30/14 | Comments (0)

After an abysmal first quarter, the U.S. economy picked up steam in the second quarter with GDP coming in much stronger than expected. On Wednesday, the Burea...

   
 

Twitter Shares Soar as Results Top Views

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

Twitter revealed adjusted second-quarter profits of 2 cents a share, beating estimates of a loss of a penny a share. Revenues of $312 million also beat views ...

   
 

Stock Market Today: U.S. Stocks Higher as Merck, Pfizer...

Article by Andrea Tse | Published 07/29/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Major U.S. stock markets opened higher on Wall Street Tuesday as investors were greeted by upbeat earnings reports and policymakers c...

   
 

Israel Unexpectedly Cuts Interest Rates To Contain Econ...

Article by Steven Scheer | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

* Central bank says Gaza conflict will harm economy   * Strong shekel also hurting exports * Very low inflation enables rate cut (Adds analysts...

   
 

Wall Street Wavers Ahead of Factory, Housing Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK -- The U.S. stock market ended Monday's choppy trading session mostly higher as investors weighed soft housing data against a flurry of deal new...

   
 

Zillow Buying Trulia to Make Real Estate Titan

Article by Mae Anderson | Published 07/28/14 | Comments (0)

Real estate website operator Zillow is buying rival Trulia in a $3.5 billion deal that would make the biggest player in the online real estate market. Zillow...

   
 

Earnings Results Weigh on Wall Street

Article by AP | Published 07/25/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — The stock market is ending lower after Visa and Amazon posted disappointing results. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 123 points, 0....

   
 

Wall Street Claws Higher After Earnings, Data Deluge

Article by Reuters | Published 07/22/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as inflation data was seen keeping the Federal Reserve in an equities-friendly tone, while hopes rose for an easing of tensions ...

   
 

Operation Protective Edge To Cost Hotels $500m

Article by Sapir Peretz-Zilberman | Published 07/21/14 | Comments (0)

The Israel Hotel Association estimates losses have already reached $100 million. The expected damage to Israel’s tourism industry in the third quarter o...

   
 

Geopolitical Tumult Sparks Selloff on Wall Street

Article by Adam Samson | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks skidded by 1% on Thursday as traders eyed mounting turbulence in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 161 p...

   
 

Microsoft Cuts 18,000 Jobs

Article by Dina Bass | Published 07/17/14 | Comments (0)

said it will eliminate as many as 18,000 jobs, the largest round of cuts in its history, as Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella integrates Nokia Oyj’s...

   
 

Wall St. Gains On M&A, Results; Dow Ends At Record ...

Article by Angela Moon | Published 07/16/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones industrial average closing at a record high, boosted by the latest merger news and some strong corporate ...

   
 

Wall Street Jumps on Solid Citi Earnings

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/14/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks are closing sharply higher as the market shakes off its worst weekly performance in three months. Citigroup rose 3 percent after the bank turned in be...

   
 

Citi To Pay $7 Billion To Settle Securities Investigati...

Article by Anil D'Silva, Reuters | Published 07/14/14 | Comments (0)

Citigroup Inc said it agreed to pay $7 billion to settle a U.S. government investigation into mortgage-backed securities the bank sold in the run-up to the 20...

   
 

Fewer Americans Than Forecast Filed Jobless Claims Last...

Article by Shobhana Chandra | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

Fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, a sign the job market continues to strengthen. Jobless claims declined by...

   
 

U.S. Equity Futures Signal Heavy Losses at the Opening ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/10/14 | Comments (0)

Wall Street was bracing for sharp losses at Thursday's open as stock futures fell sharply a day after the Federal Reserve revealed key elements of its ...

   
 

Costco Does an About Face: Will Reorder "America&q...

Article by Oliver Darcy | Published 07/09/14 | Comments (0)

Wholesale retailer Costco announced Tuesday evening that they have reversed a decision to remove conservative filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza’s bestselli...

   
 

Concern Over 'Severe' Pullback Sends U.S. Sto...

Article by Joseph Ciolli | Published 07/08/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. shares extended a selloff today, with the Nasdaq Composite (CCMP) Index sliding the most in two months, as Raymond James & Associates said equities ar...

   
 

Stocks Fall as Traders Await 2Q Earnings

Article by Adam Samson | Published 07/07/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK  — After pushing stocks to records last week, investors turned cautious on Monday ahead of a batch of corporate earnings reports. The Dow...

   
 

Israeli App Lets You HopOn The Bus, Hassle Free

Article by David Shamah | Published 07/04/14 | Comments (0)

Waiting for inconsiderate bus passengers who can’t count could be a thing of the past with new smartphone payments It’s happened to everyone who ri...

   
 

Dow Strikes 17K: A Story of Recovery, Perseverance

Article by Adam Samson | Published 07/03/14 | Comments (0)

Wall Street has emerged from the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression deeply and irreversibly changed. But one certainty ...

   
 

Gas Prices Wallop Wallets...

Article by Nicole Friedman | Published 07/03/14 | Comments (0)

Fuel Cost Hits a Holiday High Not Seen in Years; 'It Eats Away at Your Lifestyle' As Americans drive to barbecues and the beach in coming days, they...

   
 

U.S. And Israel Agree To Share Tax Information

Article by Moti Bassok | Published 07/03/14 | Comments (0)

The pact requires Israel to transfer information about American account holders by September 30, 2015, but it has yet to be approved by the Knesset. Israel a...

   
 

U.S. Economy Tacks on 288K Jobs in June; Jobless Rate L...

Article by Dunstan Prial | Published 07/03/14 | Comments (0)

The U.S. added 288,000 jobs in June, a figure that suggests growing stability in labor markets and could prompt monetary policy makers to rethink their timeta...

   
 

Wall Street Edges Higher as Traders Brace for Jobs Repo...

Article by Adam Samson | Published 07/02/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets tilted just slightly higher on Wednesday as traders awaited the key monthly jobs reported and digested upbeat data from ADP. Today's...

   
 

Graco Gives in, Agrees to Recall Infant Car Seats

Article by Tom Krisher, AP | Published 07/02/14 | Comments (0)

Graco Children's Products is recalling 1.9 million infant car seats, bowing to demands from U.S. safety regulators, in what is now the largest seat recal...

   
 

U.S. Stocks End Broadly Lower

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/30/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets capped the day mildly lower as traders parsed through mixed data on the American economy.  Today's Markets The Dow Jones Industr...

   
 

GM Recalls 7.6M Vehicles, Plans New 2Q Charge

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 06/30/14 | Comments (0)

General Motors on Monday announced six new recalls covering 7.55 million vehicles in the U.S., as the automaker continues to address safety issues. After cal...

   
 

GM Issues 3 More Recalls Covering 474,000 Vehicles

Article by Tom Krisher, AP | Published 06/28/14 | Comments (0)

General Motors extended its record-breaking string of safety problems, announcing Friday three more recalls, including a large one involving its top-selling v...

   
 

IRS Announces Program To Certify Tax Preparers

Article by Stephen Ohlemacher, AP | Published 06/27/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON— The Internal Revenue Service announced a voluntary program Thursday to certify paid tax preparers who complete annual training and pass a te...

   
 

Wall Street Slips as Fed Officials Discuss Rate Hikes

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/26/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets fell on Thursday despite a mid-day recovery bid as traders worried about looming rate hikes. Today's Markets The Dow Jones Industrial...

   
 

Wall Street Rises as Traders Shrug Off Weak Data

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/25/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets posted gains on Wednesday as traders shrugged off two disappointing economic reports.  Today's Markets The Dow Jones Industrial ...

   
 

Economy In Freefall? 1Q Revision Shows Shrinkage Of 2.9...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 06/25/14 | Comments (0)

America's economy shrank at a drastic 2.9 percent annual rate in the first quarter, a far more alarming picture than ones painted in two previous governm...

   
 

Top US Archivist: IRS Didn't Follow Law, Report Lo...

Article by Eileen Sullivan, AP | Published 06/24/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service did not follow the law when it failed to report the loss of records belonging to a senior IRS executive, the n...

   
 

IRS Chief Scorched as 'Liar'

Article by Garth Kant | Published 06/23/14 | Comments (0)

'We are sick and tired of your game playing'  WASHINGTON – Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., wasted no time in accus...

   
 

Sheldon Adelson To Donate $25 Million To Ariel U.

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/23/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. businessman and philanthropist Sheldon Adelson, along with his wife Miriam, will donate $25 million to Israel’s Ariel University located in Judea a...

   
 

Wall Street Sputters at All-Time Highs

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/23/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets were little changed near all-time highs on Monday as traders digested mixed global economic data. Today's Markets As of 10:51 a.m. ET...

   
 

S&P 500 Builds on Record High

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/19/14 | Comments (0)

The broad S&P 500 climbed to a new all-time high on Thursday in quiet trading. Today's Markets The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 14.8 points, or ...

   
 

Redskins Trademark Revoked By U.S. Patent Office

Article by Erik Brady | Published 06/18/14 | Comments (0)

The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board canceled six trademark registrations owned by the Washington NFL club today, ruling that the term "Redskins" was disparag...

   
 

Stocks Climb as Traders Brace for Fed Update

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/17/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities climbed on Tuesday as traders looked past disappointing economic data and awaited the Federal Reserve's policy update due Wednesday.  ...

   
 

Geopolitical Threats Hang Heavy Over U.S. Stock Markets

Article by Keris Alison Lahiff | Published 06/16/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK  -- U.S. stock markets mostly flatlined on Monday with international news tussling with positive homegrown developments. Wall Street pared earlie...

   
 

Wall Street Hit as Iraq Worries Flare Up

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/12/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks took a blow on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 into the red for the third day in a row, as worried swirled over the situation in Iraq. Today�...

   
 

United Changing How Travelers Earn Mileage Rewards

Article by David Koenig, AP | Published 06/10/14 | Comments (0)

United Airlines is about to reward its big-spending customers at the expense of bargain-hunting travelers who rack up miles with long-distance getaways. Unit...

   
 

Dow, S&P Crawl to New Highs Amid Deal News

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/09/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and broader S&P 500 once again set record highs on Monday as traders parsed through the latest round of deal news. Today's Markets The Dow Jo...

   
 

Airport Food Concessions Owner Says 'Pro-Israeli J...

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 06/09/14 | Comments (0)

White Plains, NY - The owner of the food concessions at Westchester County Airport is blaming his judges and what he calls their pro-Israeli stance for a $4.7...

   
 

Obama to Take Executive Steps on Student Loans

Article by Josh Lederman, AP | Published 06/08/14 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama is prepping new executive steps to help Americans struggling to pay off their student debt, and throwing his support behind Senate Demo...

   
 

Obama to Take Executive Steps on Student Loans

Article by Josh Lederman, AP | Published 06/08/14 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama is prepping new executive steps to help Americans struggling to pay off their student debt, and throwing his support behind Senate Demo...

   
 

92,009,000 Americans Not Working

Article by Ali Meyer | Published 06/07/14 | Comments (0)

37.2%: Percentage Not in Labor Force Remains at 36-Year High The percentage of American civilians 16 or older who do not have a job and are not actively seeki...

   
 

Spice Company McCormick Is Considering 4 States For Its...

Article by Kevin Litten | Published 06/06/14 | Comments (0)

McCormick & Co. Inc. has opened its headquarters search up to the entire mid-Atlantic. McCormick is considering sites of between 300,000 and 350,000 square...

   
 

U.S. Recovers All 8.7M Jobs Lost During Recession

Article by Dunstan Prial | Published 06/06/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. Adds 217,000 Jobs in May, Unemployment Rate Stays at 6.3% The U.S. added 217,000 jobs in May as labor markets seem to be gaining the kind of sustained mo...

   
 

Dow, S&P Close At New Records; Payrolls In Focus

Article by Angela Moon | Published 06/05/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and the S&P 500 ended at a new record on Thursday after the European Central Bank cut rates to record lows and pledged to do more if needed to f...

   
 

GM Dismisses 15 In Wake Of 'Deeply Troubling'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/05/14 | Comments (0)

General Motors has dismissed 15 employees and disciplined five others in the wake of an internal investigation into the company's handling of defective ...

   
 

Wall Street Sputters Despite Strong Auto Sales

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/03/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks stalled below record highs on Tuesday as traders shrugged off upbeat auto sales and factory data. Today's Markets The Dow Jones Industrial Av...

   
 

S&P, Dow Set New Highs as Factory Data Satisfy

Article by Adam Samson | Published 06/02/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and broader S&P 500 logged fresh closing highs on Monday after a closely-watched measure of factory activity essentially met views. Today's ...

   
 

Apple Unveiled IOS 8, An Update To The Operating System...

Article by David Goldman | Published 06/02/14 | Comments (0)

Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage at the company's annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco on Monday to announce the latest features for ...

   
 

Judge Orders IRS to Stop 'Thwarting' Lawsuit ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/29/14 | Comments (0)

On Tuesday, a federal judge refused to dismiss a suit brought by a pro-Israel group against the IRS.  In her ruling, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson demanded ...

   
 

S&P Sets New High, But Volume Remains Light

Article by Adam Samson | Published 05/29/14 | Comments (0)

The broad S&P 500 logged a fresh all-time high Thursday despite mixed data. Still, volume on the New York Stock Exchange has been lighter than average.&nb...

   
 

Jobless Claims in U.S. Decreased 27,000 Last Week to 30...

Article by Victoria Stilwell | Published 05/29/14 | Comments (0)

Fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, a sign the labor market continues to strengthen. Jobless claims fell by 2...

   
 

S&P 500 Recedes from All-Time Highs in Quiet Action

Article by Adam Samson | Published 05/28/14 | Comments (0)

The broad S&P 500 inched off its record highs on Wednesday as traders digested a handful of corporate news reports.  Today's Markets The Dow Jon...

   
 

Op-Ed: The Case For Increased Financial Controls In Our...

Article by BJLife/Yaakov Goldstein, Execu... | Published 05/26/14 | Comments (0)

Almost every day we read about cases of corporate fraud and abuse both nationally and internationally. Nonprofit organizations are no exception, and sadly, neit...

   
 

IRS To Rewrite Nonprofit Rules Amid Criticism

Article by Rachael Bade | Published 05/25/14 | Comments (0)

 The IRS will rewrite, without holding a public hearing, a proposed rule on the political activities of nonprofit groups, regulations that stemmed from ...

   
 

Visa, MasterCard Renew Push For Chip Cards

Article by Bree Fowler | Published 05/24/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — Visa and MasterCard are renewing a push to speed the adoption of microchips into U.S. credit and debit cards in the wake of recent high-profi...

   
 

Apple Looking To Ban Sale Of Samsung Products

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/24/14 | Comments (0)

Early-May trial verdict found Samsung infringed three Apple mobile patents. Apple wants gadgets using the features banned. Apple is looking to ban the sale of ...

   
 

Wall Street Slumps After Fed Talk Spooks Traders

Article by Adam Samson | Published 05/20/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets fell sharply into the red Tuesday after speeches from two Federal Reserve officials worried traders in light volume action. Today's ...

   
 

Nasdaq Leads Wall Street Higher in Quiet Session

Article by Adam Samson | Published 05/19/14 | Comments (0)

The Nasdaq led the way higher Monday as technology stocks jumped and traders shook off concerns about China's housing market. Today's Markets Accord...

   
 

AstraZeneca Board Rejects New $119B Offer From Pfizer

Article by AP | Published 05/19/14 | Comments (0)

LONDON - The board of AstraZeneca has rejected the improved $119 billion takeover offer from U.S. drugmaker Pfizer (PFE), a decision that has caused a sharp sl...

   
 

AT&T Buys DirecTV For Nearly $48 Billion

Article by Roger Yu | Published 05/18/14 | Comments (0)

AT&T agreed Sunday to buy DirecTV for about $48 billion in yet another mammoth deal in the pay-TV space this year that would immediately boost the telecom...

   
 

Ninety People Arrested Across U.S. In $260 Million Medi...

Article by Zachary Fagenson, Reuters | Published 05/14/14 | Comments (0)

MIAMI (Reuters) - Ninety people, including doctors, pharmacy owners and elderly patients, were arrested this week in six cities and charged with submitting fa...

   
 

Dow, S&P 500 Close At Record Highs

Article by Chuck Mikolajczak | Published 05/12/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and the S&P 500 ended at record highs on Monday while the Nasdaq rallied as shares of Internet and biotech shares advanced. The Dow Jones industri...

   
 

5 Ways Snapchat Violated Your Privacy, Security

Article by Kristin Burnham | Published 05/09/14 | Comments (0)

Snapchat settles FTC allegations that the company lied to consumers about the application's security and privacy. Here's what you should know. If S...

   
 

Stocks Mixed as Bad Week for Tech, Small Caps Wraps Up

Article by Victor Reklaitis | Published 05/09/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks hovered near unchanged Friday, with the S&P 500 remaining on track for a weekly drop after sizable declines for tech stocks and sm...

   
 

China's Alibaba Files For Landmark IPO

Article by Matt Egan | Published 05/06/14 | Comments (0)

If you haven't heard of Alibaba, now is the time to read up. Alibaba, arguably the world's biggest e-commerce company, filed paperwork on Tuesday th...

   
 

Stocks Sell Off as Financials, Retailers Dive

Article by Adam Samson | Published 05/06/14 | Comments (0)

A strong selloff in the financial and consumer discretionary sectors drove U.S. stock markets sharply lower on Tuesday. Today's Markets The Dow Jones Ind...

   
 

Bayer to Buy Merck Consumer Business for $14.2B

Article by AP | Published 05/06/14 | Comments (0)

Germany's Bayer has agreed to buy Merck & Co.'s non-prescription medicine and consumer care business for $14.2 billion, gaining products such as...

   
 

Office Depot To Close 400 U.S. Stores

Article by Maria Ajit Thomas | Published 05/06/14 | Comments (0)

Office Depot Inc (ODP.N) raised its forecast for full-year adjusted operating income and said it would close at least 400 stores in the United States over...

   
 

Wall St. Ends Up As ISM Data Upbeat; Apple Above $600

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 05/05/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended slightly higher as data showed strength in the services sector and Apple shares rose above $600 for the first time since late 2012. Limitin...

   
 

Target Replaces CEO Steinhafel After Massive Holiday Br...

Article by Chris Isidore | Published 05/05/14 | Comments (0)

Gregg Steinhafel, the chairman and CEO of Target during the retailer's massive breach of customer data last year, has left the company effective immediat...

   
 

Decoding the Latest Apple-Samsung Dispute

Article by AP | Published 05/03/14 | Comments (0)

Many of today's smartphones share similar features, from responsive touchscreens that let users unlock the phone with a flick of a finger, to pop-up anim...