Crude oil prices softened on Thursday after a surprise build in U.S. inventory levels and on a firm dollar, although stronger equity markets helped support commodities. A resp ..
World stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Street the previous day, but investors were cautious ahead of a potentially critical 24 hours that will inclu ..
Japan's benchmark stock-market average jumped more than 1% on Thursday on the heels of a sharp rebound rally in the U.S. ..
Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a look at speculative biotechs to find out if the bargains are worth the reward in your portfolio. ..
Activity in Japan's services sector expanded at the fastest pace in almost two years in August, a survey showed on Thursday, as companies turned more optimistic on busine ..
Japan has been pouring billions of dollars in clean-energy investment after introducing a feed-in tariff (FIT) program in 2012, aiming to help the world's third-biggest e ..
Japan's Toshiba Corp is likely to post a net loss of about 10 billion yen ($83 million) when it reports its financial 2014/15 earnings as early as this week, the Yomiuri ..
China's slowdown, volatile financial markets and tumbling raw-materials prices have raised the risks to economic growth around the world, the International Monetary Fund repor ..
Wal-Mart will start hiring for the stores in Texas, Oklahoma, Florida and California, and will encourage previous employees and those that transferred to other stores to apply ..
Billionaire investor William Ackman, one of last year's best performing hedge fund managers, saw his Pershing Square Holdings portfolio drop 9.2 percent in August as some ..