Wall Street banks and their top executives should face new tax penalties to keep them from engaging in risky practices that can pose threats to the financial system, U.S. Sena ..
“Some first-quarter earnings have been a little more encouraging than people predicted,” said Patrick Spencer, equities vice-chairman at Robert W. Baird & Co. in London. ..
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. is freezing pay for senior U.S. executives as the drugstore chain undertakes a $1.5 billion cost-cutting program. Walgreens is in the middle of c ..
U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday, fueled by gains in oil companies and speculation that upcoming first-quarter earnings reports might not be quite as weak as previously ..
(Reuters) - Netflix Inc's quarterly revenue jumped nearly 24 percent as the TV and movie streaming service provider added 4.88 million net subscribers worldwide, beating ..
HELSINKI/PARIS (Reuters) - Nokia is to buy Alcatel-Lucent in an all-share deal that values its smaller French rival at 15.6 billion euros ($16.6 billion), building up its tele ..
A successful sale would allow P&G to focus on more profitable consumer brands such as its Gillette razors, Tide detergent and Pampers disposable diapers. Henkel is interes ..
Fast-food workers rallied in New York on Wednesday to demand higher pay, using the April 15 deadline for filing U.S. tax returns to publicize their claim that they cannot surv ..
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew also touched on a sluggish first quarter and bond market uncertainty in a CNBC interview. ..
Wall Street posted solid gains on Wednesday as energy shares zoomed higher on the back of a sharp gain in crude oil prices. ..