Aetna Inc.'s fourth-quarter profit nearly doubled, thanks in part to a $6.9 billion acquisition, but the nation's third largest health insurer missed Wall Street ..
Almost every piglet born on Craig Rowles' hog farms near Carroll, Iowa, died from the virus that swept through his herds in November, causing $462,000 of lost revenue in ..
Automaker Daimler AG finished 2013 strongly after a rough start to the year that included a profit warning. Fourth-quarter operating earnings jumped 45 percent to 2.53 billion ..
Global food prices fell in January, led by declines in the costs of sugar, vegetable oils, and cereals, the United Nations food agency said on Thursday, adding that robust inv ..
World stocks edged up from this week's four-month lows in cautious trade ahead of a euro zone monetary policy decision later on Thursday, supported by relative calm in vu ..
Sony Corp , under pressure to shore up profitability in its electronics business, unveiled a restructuring plan on Thursday that will cut 5,000 jobs and trim 100 billion yen ( ..
Credit Suisse (CSGN.VX) missed expectations with a marginal uptick in fourth-quarter net profit on Thursday after increased legal costs arising from U.S. probes into alleged t ..
Media company Walt Disney Co reported higher profit for the quarter that ended in December, beating Wall Street expectations due to growth at sports network ESPN and the block ..
CVS Caremark's decision to pull cigarettes and other tobacco products from its stores could ripple beyond the nation's second-largest drugstore chain. The move, which drew pra ..
U.S. stocks slipped on Wednesday as technical support offset the latest batch of mixed data, which failed to lift sentiment after a string of soft economic indicators earlier ..