First Macy's, now Walmart. Some key earnings misses are not good news for the American consumer and the broader economy. ..
Wal-Mart is the latest retailer to flag a colder-than-usual winter for weak sales. Department store operator Macy's on Wednesday cited the harsh winter for a 1.7 percent ..
'Freakonomics' co-author Steven Levitt is not a fan of the Affordable Care Act. ..
The bull market is still intact says Jonathan Hoenig...but that doesn't mean you shouldn't be prepared. ..
Economists within the Federal Reserve are struggling to size up the strength of the U.S. labor market but can't even agree what yardstick to use. Andreas Hornstein, a sen ..
Growth of just 0.2% for the currency bloc, half as much as economists had forecast, adds pressure on the European Central Bank to deliver stimulus measures next month in its b ..
Airlines for America, a lobbying association for U.S. airlines, forecasts that about 210 million passengers will fly on the nation's carriers between June and August, up ..
Global stock markets were mostly lower Thursday ahead of quarterly European growth figures that investors hope will show a strengthening economic recovery. European stocks tur ..
BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) - Germany posted strong growth in the first quarter of the year in stark contrast with France: the euro zone's second largest economy failed to exp ..
Britain's second-biggest drugmaker has rejected a $106 billion approach from its U.S. rival Pfizer, arguing that it has a bright future as an independent firm due to a pr ..