The settlement by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission marked the first time regulators had charged a bank for violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, which prohib ..
Wal-Mart logged stronger-than-expected second-quarter sales, but the world's biggest retailer missed on the bottom line and also cut its full-year profit guidance. ..
The results showed how a move to lift wages and other costs have kept Wal-Mart from taking full advantage of a strengthening U.S. economy, although there was a bright spot in ..
Wall Street fell modestly into the red on Tuesday as traders parsed through mixed quarterly earnings reports, and digested the latest round of housing data. ..
Puerto Rico postponed until later this week its first bond sale in public markets since it defaulted, investors said on Tuesday, an offering that according to Fitch ratings ag ..
The reaction in the $12.8 trillion U.S. government bond market to surprisingly strong data has become more muted in recent months, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. At the ..
The two leading exchange-traded funds focusing on emerging markets have very different exposure to now-vulnerable Chinese stocks and will probably diverge further, a new analy ..
This was stronger than the regional Fed bank's prior estimate on Aug. 13 of a 0.7 percent rise in gross domestic product, the Atlanta Fed said on its website. The model u ..
Given oil prices are trading near multi-year lows, it may seem counterintuitive for Shell to drill in the Arctic. However, Yahoo's Michael Santoli contends the energy beh ..
Global oil benchmark Brent fell on Tuesday after an equities rout in No. 2 oil consumer China, while U.S. crude rose from a near 6-1/2 year low on bullish U.S. housing data an ..