Cuban cigar-maker Habanos S.A. envisions gaining 25 percent to 30 percent of the U.S. premium cigar market if the United States lifts its trade embargo on Cuba, potentially se ..
"It's not going to be fast," Jon Slangerup, chief executive officer of the Port of Long Beach, told CNBC television. Port officials have informed retailers it w ..
McDonald's new CEO Steve Easterbrook officially starts work in a week. But don't be surprised if, once he does, investors are lacking patience. ..
U.S. home resales fell sharply to their lowest level in nine months in January amid a shortage of properties on the market, a setback that could temper expectations for an acc ..
Jobs die out. Technology creates new ones. But are there enough good paying jobs to replace the ones that are disappearing? It's an old question sparking new debate. ..
Nasdaq stocks are far more profitable and less expensive than when the index hit 5000 the first time 15 years ago. But what about the searing "private IPO market" of ..
Pretax profit dropped 56 percent to $1.7 billion from the year-earlier period, London-based HSBC said in a statement on Monday. Chief Executive Officer Stuart Gulliver’s effor ..
The National Association of Realtors said on Monday existing home sales declined 4.9 percent to an annual rate of 4.82 million units, the lowest level since April last year. E ..
HSBC (HSBA.L) reported a 17 percent fall in annual pretax profit and cut its profitability target, saying allegations its Swiss business had helped customers to dodge taxes ha ..
Stakes in credit, real estate, private equity and hedge funds produced 6 percent of the firm’s total revenue in the past five years and 3 percent of revenue over the past deca ..