ZURICH/LONDON (Reuters) - Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline agreed to trade more than $20 billion worth of assets on Tuesday to bolster their best businesses and exit weaker ones a ..
Adding to the pressure, higher costs for beef, chicken and labor are squeezing profits because customers are cutting back on visits as McDonald's raises prices to offset ..
U.S. home resales fell to their lowest level in more than 1-1/2 years in March, but there were signs a recent downward trend that has plagued the housing market may be drawing ..
Controversial hedge fund manager Bill Ackman has come up with a new way to generate alpha. The man who’s spent the better part of the last year leading an openly self-interest ..
The media have seized on a recent study that shows that a powerful "American elite" rules America. It's a scary finding. But a closer look suggests it's no ..
The offer, if successful, would bring together two mid-sized pharmaceutical companies with expertise in skin care and eye care products, and is highly unusual as activist inve ..
Today's trending tickers highlights moves in Harley-Davidson, Netflix and Facebook ..
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings learned the hard way that announcing a big price increase can blow up into a huge controversy. So for his latest effort to charge more, he’s moving v ..
It’s a big week for the future of “television.” Popular TV streaming company, Aereo, is arguing for its life in front of the Supreme Court today and yesterday Netflix announce ..
Jeff Macke heads back into the kitchen to see how McDonald's is flipping profit right into investors' hands ..