The company's profit beat mirrored that of larger rival Visa Inc (V.N), which backed its full-year forecast on Thursday. Visa's shares rose as much as 5.2 percent to ..
U.S. economic growth braked sharply in the fourth quarter as businesses stepped up efforts to reduce an inventory glut and a strong dollar and tepid global demand weighed on e ..
The price tag for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro has risen by 400 million reais ($99.3 million) since August mainly due to rising costs of supplying temporary power and s ..
The stock had tumbled Thursday, pressured by a blog post by Clinton's campaign that detailed exorbitant price increases for the drug, D.H.E. 45. At an Iowa town hall over ..
If there were any suggestion that the fears that have gripped stock markets since the start of 2016 were the isolated stuff of paranoid financial investors, that evaporated wi ..
Chevron, the No. 2 U.S. oil producer, last month signaled its pain by cutting its 2016 budget by 24 percent to $26.6 billion, part of a strategy to contend with lower oil pric ..
Activist investor Carl Icahn, who first revealed a stake in Xerox in November, will get three board seats on the outsourcing company. Xerox shares rose nearly 6 percent to $9. ..
In the wake of Amazon.com Inc's disappointing financial results that sent shares plunging Thursday, analysts blamed rising costs to deliver goods, which increased to $4.5 ..
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The U.S. economy's growth slowed sharply in the final three months of 2015 to a 0.7 percent annual rate. Consumers slowed spending, businesses cut back on investment and ..