The Federal Reserve has extended the comment period for its proposal on how much capital banks should hold as a buffer against a major credit meltdown, it said on Friday. The ..
Sterne Agee CRT analyst Adam Hackel called the buybacks "remarkable" because the company has repurchased about 10 percent of its stock in the last two quarters. Hack ..
U.S. paychecks increased moderately in the final three months of last year, yet the gain was little changed from the sluggish post-recession trend. The employment cost index, ..
U.S. stock index futures indicated a mostly higher open on Friday after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly adopted a negative interest rate policy. ..
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 ..
World shares jumped and the yen slumped on Friday after the Bank of Japan took one of its main interest rates into negative territory, its boldest step yet to re-inflate the e ..
A Japanese state-backed fund said on Friday it had yet to decide on its potential rescue plan for Sharp Corp, while a media report said Taiwan's Foxconn had raised its of ..
The battle between the world's leading multinationals and governments looking for tax revenue has heated up over the past week, with Google in the spotlight. ..
The company raised prices by 13 percent in Latin America in the three months ended Dec.31, pushing down volumes by 4 percent. Colgate took a $1.08 billion charge in the quarte ..
Global investors cut their U.S. equity holdings and raised their cash levels in January, a Reuters poll of fund managers showed on Friday, as the S&P 500 (.SPX) suffered i ..