Yahoo's current net cash holding and the funds raised from a sale of the business could be returned to shareholders through buybacks and dividends, Jeff Smith, Starboard& ..
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has raised $1.3 billion for its second Petershill fund that buys stakes in hedge fund firms, beating its initial target, according to a person with kn ..
In the hunt for new sources of cash, U.S. lawmakers may have set themselves up to get fleeced by savvy oil traders. ..
Bob Nardelli, former CEO of Home Depot and Chrysler and long-time executive at General Electric says he'd be "very cautious" about hiring right now. He tells Yahoo Finance edi ..
New U.S. applications for unemployment benefits fell last week while a gauge of U.S. economic activity rebounded in October, signs of a healthy labor market and economy that c ..
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China's slowdown is already playing out across the world, dragging down commodity prices and weighing on trade partners. ..
Chief Executive Officer Hubert Joly on an earnings conference call attributed the results for the third quarter ended Oct. 31 to weakness in the consumer electronics industry. ..
Reuters reported on Wednesday that Pfizer's talks to acquire Allergan had accelerated, as the U.S. Treasury prepares to clamp down further on tax inversions. The offer wo ..
Shares of upstart credit card processor Square jumped almost 50% on Thursday after lackluster interest from investors in the company's initial public offering depressed i ..