Syngenta AG, the Swiss agricultural chemicals maker, was seen opening up more than 7 percent after a source said Monsanto Co. had sweetened its takeover offer, according to pr ..
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a sharply higher open on Tuesday, recovering from the plunge seen in global stocks on Monday. ..
Crude oil markets recovered more than a percent on Tuesday after a sharp drop in the prior session, although prices held near 6-1/2-year lows as continued weakness in Chinese ..
Crude oil markets edged up but remained near 6-1/2-year lows on Tuesday, following a session that saw prices fall as much as 6% after a Chinese equities rout sent global marke ..
President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critics of his energy policies of trying to restrict consumers from accessing solar, wind and other re ..
The new executive, Lynn Pendergrass, previously held senior positions at Johnson & Johnson, Hewlett-Packard Co (HPQ.N) and General Electric Co (GE.N), Sears said in a stat ..
GE earlier this year said it planned to eliminate some 575 jobs from Lufkin, bringing the total cuts to more than 800. GE bought oilfield pump maker Lufkin Industries for abou ..
Boeing Co (BA.N) on Monday told its workers that it expected to cut as many as "several hundred" jobs in its satellite business through the end of 2015 due to a down ..
It was the S&P 500's worst day since 2011 and followed an 8.5 percent slump in China markets (.SSEC), which sparked a sell-off in global stocks along with oil and oth ..
Workers at a General Motors Co (GM.N) plant in Brazil ended a two-week strike on Monday after the company agreed to suspend nearly 800 job cuts, buying time in an industry whe ..