The consumer discretionary sector, as measured by the S&P consumer discretionary index (.SPLRCD), was the day's best-performing sector. The data has given a mixed pic ..
An unorthodox stock split designed to ensure Google CEO Larry Page and fellow co-founder Sergey Brin retain control of the Internet's most profitable company could cost G ..
Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd likely saw January-March earnings slip for the sixth straight quarter, but investors are betting on a rebound this year on healthy chip s ..
U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday after two days of heavy selling as traders took a bullish tone ahead of the closely watched monthly jobs report. ..
Brent oil fell nearly 4 percent on Thursday after a preliminary pact between Iran and global powers on Tehran's nuclear program, even as officials set further talks in Ju ..
As the market braces for a possible rate hike later in the year, one the highest-regarded Wall Street strategists sees opportunities ahead. ..
IBM has uncovered a sophisticated fraud scheme run by a well- funded Eastern European gang of cyber criminals that uses a combination of phishing, malware and phone calls that ..
NEW YORK/BOSTON (Reuters) - Some top shareholders of IBM, disappointed by 11 straight quarters of falling revenues, are seeking help from activist investors to shake up the co ..
A pay bump for workers at some McDonald's restaurants isn't likely to ease the pressures the chain is facing over labor issues. McDonald's said Wednesday it wou ..
(Reuters) - Cab-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc, under fire for how it charges passengers and ensures their safety, said it hired Facebook Inc (FB.O) Chief Security Offi ..