Technology Kicks Off Big Earnings Week
January 26 2015 4:41 PM
Earnings season continues in full force this week as Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, Alibaba and more are slated to post quarterly results.
Dow Wavers Ahead Of Federal Reserve Meeting
January 26 2015 11:25 AM
The Dow wavered Monday following a victory by Greece's anti-austerity party, with economists looking ahead to the Fed's two-day policy meeting.
Earnings Season Underway: Netflix, IBM, Starbucks, McDonald's
January 20 2015 2:57 PM
Earnings season rolls on this week with technology companies like Netflix and IBM.
Dow Wavers After China's Economic Expansion Slows In 2014
January 20 2015 10:19 AM
The Dow wavered slightly Tuesday after China's economy grew at its slowest pace in 24 years.
Dow Leaps 190 Points As Oil Prices Rebound
January 16 2015 5:04 PM
The Dow rallied Friday after confidence among U.S. consumers soared to an 11-year high.
Goldman Sachs' Bond Trading Business Plunges 29% In Q4
January 16 2015 12:04 PM
Profit at Goldman Sachs' bond trading business, traditionally a strong unit, plunged 29 percent last quarter due to multiple bouts of market volatility.
Schlumberger's Profit Plunges 82%; 9K Jobs Slashed
January 15 2015 7:38 PM
The world's largest oilfield-services company's performance was hurt by a sharp decline in oil prices.
Dow Tumbles 100 Points, Gold Surges
January 15 2015 3:18 PM
After the Dow dropped more than 100 points Thursday as oil prices decline, analysts are looking ahead to Intel's earnings.
Citigroup, BofA Profit Misses Signal A Lackluster Earnings Season For Banks
January 15 2015 11:06 AM
Citigroup and BofA shares dropped Thursday after profits missed estimates, signaling a lackluster earnings season for the banking sector.
BlackBerry Shares Plunge 16% After It Denies Takeover By Samsung
January 14 2015 7:32 PM
BlackBerry has denied a report that briefly sent its stock soaring Wednesday.
Fed's 'Beige Book' Reveals Layoffs, Hiring Freezes At Energy Firms
January 14 2015 4:31 PM
Oil prices are causing energy firms to lay off employees, underscoring concern for the U.S. economy, according to the "Beige Book."
Dow Plunges 200 Points As Oil Inventories Hit 80-Year High
January 14 2015 11:45 AM
The Dow tumbled Wednesday after crude oil inventories rose more than expected, while retail sales and bank earnings missed.
US Retail Spending During Holiday Season Disappoints
January 14 2015 10:29 AM
Retail sales dropped last month, surprising economists after consumer spending was expected to jump as gas prices tumbled across America.
JPMorgan's Earnings Miss, Sending Shares Falling
January 14 2015 9:06 AM
JPMorgan's shares dropped more than 2 percent Wednesday after the investment giant's profit dropped 6.6 percent due to legal expenses.
Dow Soars 275 Points After Alcoa's Earnings Beat Street
January 13 2015 10:52 AM
Alcoa boosted investor optimism by posting its best annual results since 2008.
Alcoa Kicks Off A Mixed Earnings Season As Oil Prices Slide
January 12 2015 5:38 PM
Alcoa posted strong kick off to earnings season Monday, but corporate results are broadly expected to show challenges of cheap oil.
Earnings Season Kicks Off With The Big Six Bank Titans
January 12 2015 1:39 PM
JPMorgan Chase is first of six major U.S. banks scheduled to post quarterly earnings results this week.
Dow Tumbles More Than 100 Points
January 12 2015 11:17 AM
Economists are preparing to sort through a slew of data points that will reveal the overall health of the U.S. economy.
US Unemployment Rate Falls To 5.6%
January 09 2015 8:49 AM
U.S. jobless rate falls from 5.8 percent to 5.6 percent. Hourly wages decline by 5 cents an hour. Long-term unemployed unchanged.
Why Economists Fear 'Nightmare' Deflation From Cheaper Oil
January 07 2015 8:21 AM
Some economists are warning that the U.S. faces creeping deflation. Here's what that means and why economists fear it.