Pay for outside directors at large U.S. companies reached a record $250,000 last year, driven by higher stock values, according to a study released on Thursday by consulting f ..
Slightly more Americans signed contracts to buy homes in July, as pending sales edged up after dipping in June. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its sea ..
Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes rose less than expected in July, but continued to suggest upward momentum in the housing market recovery. The National Association ..
Apple may have shipped 3.6 million of its new watches last quarter, much more than Wall Street analysts estimated. ..
A Federal Reserve policymaker who has argued for a near-term U.S. interest rate hike said central bankers should take a "wait-and-see" approach to tightening policy ..
President Obama is responsible for making America's rich richer, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie tells CNBC. ..
The head of the European Stability Mechanism said on Thursday that options for easing Greece's debt burden included extending loan maturities, suspending interest payment ..
The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to a steadily firming labor market. Initial claims for st ..
The economy grew more than previously estimated in the second quarter on bigger gains in consumer and business spending that show the U.S. expansion got back on track. A surge ..
Filings for U.S. jobless benefits declined to a three-week low, indicating persistent demand is encouraging employers to maintain headcounts. Unemployment applications dropped ..