Markets / Finance
Apple's Stock Price Goes Bananas Amid iPhone 6 Sales
October 22 2014 12:42 PM
Apple’s current market cap sits $608.8 billion, making it the most valuable company in the world.
Abbott Labs Profits Up On Growing Nutrition Business
October 22 2014 11:49 AM
The Illinois company has been making some big changes this year.
Boeing Soars In Q3 On Commercial Aircraft Back Orders
October 22 2014 10:52 AM
The world’s top aerospace giant says military aircraft orders up 3 percent. Company has 5,500 commercial aircraft on back order.
EU's Juncker Pledges Investment Plan For Jobs
October 22 2014 7:01 AM
Germany, Europe's dominant economy, is resisting calls for it to spend more to kick-start growth.
At Least 11 Banks To Fail European Stress Tests: Report
October 22 2014 6:53 AM
The results of the stress tests on 130 banks by the European Central Bank are due to be unveiled on Sunday.
Indian Companies Fear Tougher Penalties From Emboldened Regulators
October 22 2014 1:56 AM
Cleaning up India's grubby business climate is top of the agenda for both regulators and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
US Existing Home Sales At One-Year High, Prices Up
October 21 2014 10:23 PM
U.S. home resales raced to a one-year high in September, the latest indication the housing market recovery is gradually getting back on track.
McDonald's CEO Acknowledges Image Problems After Tough Results
October 21 2014 7:50 PM
McDonald's Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson owned up to some corporate image problems on Tuesday after it posted a nearly one-third drop in quarterly profit and warned its global restaurant sales would fall again in October.
Comcast Q3 Earnings Preview: Profits To Rise 9% Despite Cord-Cutting
October 21 2014 3:42 PM
In a conference call Thursday, Comcast is expected to address news that HBO and CBS are wooing non-cable subscribers.
Staples Shares Drop Following Possible Data Breach
October 21 2014 10:56 AM
The latest retail giant to acknowledge customer data is vulnerable.
What China's GDP Slowdown Means For US, And World
October 21 2014 9:36 AM
Wall Street could be bracing for more volatility after data revealed China’s economy grew at its slowest pace in five years.
ECB Looking At Corporate Bond Buys By December
October 21 2014 6:31 AM
The policymakers could decide at the December meeting to go ahead with the purchases, but such a step is not certain.
UK Public Finances Worsen In First Half Of Tax Year
October 21 2014 5:41 AM
Last month's data showed that borrowing between April and August was 6 percent higher than a year earlier.
China's Weak Growth Raises Fears Of A Global Slowdown
October 20 2014 10:37 PM
China's GDP grew at its slowest pace since 2009, exacerbating fears of a continued slowdown there, and throughout the world.
Wall Street Braces For More Volatility
October 20 2014 8:44 PM
Wall Street is bracing for more volatility Tuesday, as corporate earnings, coupled with China GDP data, could inject more uncertainty.
IBM Stock Plunges On Chip Deal
October 20 2014 8:39 AM
IBM will pay Santa Clara-based Globalfoundries $1.5 billion to take money-losing chip unit off its hands.
Saudi Arabia's Largest Bank To Become Fully Sharia-Compliant
October 20 2014 7:05 AM
The Sharia board has said that 78 percent of NCB's finance deals, 92 percent of liabilities and 73 percent of income, are Sharia-compliant.
Market Action Reinforces Need For Policy Patience: Fed's Rosengren
October 20 2014 6:02 AM
The sharp week-long drop in global stocks and bond yields abated on Friday, though investors remained on edge.
Oil Prices Slide Amid Global Economic Slowdown Fears
October 18 2014 11:45 AM
The International Energy Agency cut its oil demand growth forecast for 2015.
Stock Market Skid Finally Stopped. Now What? [VIDEO]
October 17 2014 5:33 PM
U.S. stocks soared Friday, closing out another whiplash week, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped over 200 points.