The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits rose more than expected last week, but the trend remained consistent with sustained strength in the labor market ..
Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes rose only modestly in November, pointing to a still-sluggish housing market despite several months of stronger economic growth and ..
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed in December, a report showed on Wednesday. The Institute for Supply Management-Chicago Business Barometer declined to ..
Yahoo Finance is looking at the top-searched stocks of 2014. Apple came in at number 1 on the list. ..
China enters 2015 as the world's second largest economy, with their eyes set on overtaking the United States hold on the top position. ..
2014 turned out to be a big year for mergers and acquisitions, and Yahoo Finance Senior Columnist Michael Santoli doesn't see the deal making ending anytime soon. ..
By Clara Denina LONDON (Reuters) - Gold edged down on higher shares on Wednesday, but was poised to end 2014 steady around $1,200 an ounce as the impact of a stronger dollar w ..
Accommodative monetary policy will remain necessary for as long as global growth remains weak, IMF managing director Christine Lagarde said in a newspaper article published on ..
When Xi Jinping wanted to deliver a political message to Hong Kong as protesters demanding free elections were threatening to take to the streets, he summoned the tycoons who ..
Chinese and U.S. stocks headed the list of 2014 top performers while markets elsewhere ended the year on Wednesday on a cautionary note as worries about Greece's future s ..