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Athletic apparel maker Under Armour may not be a good investment even though it popped on its latest earnings report.
Energy companies are coming down to the last dollars in their wallets, a CNBC analysis found.
Top technician Ari Wald of Oppenheimer says the Nasdaq 100 may be a flashing buy sign.
JPMorgan Chase's plan to lure millennial talent to its tech team comes with bells, whistles -- and a new office.
Nearly 50 U.S. companies have used inversions to reincorporate overseas in recent years. Is it good business or greed?
For US tech executives there was no avoiding it: China's slowing growth had a big impact on quarterly earnings.
As digital sales of video games slide, GameStop is dipping into potential new revenue streams outside its comfort zone.
Xerox CEO Ursula Burns says Carl Icahn was not the driving force in the decision to split into two publicly traded companies.
Mansion prices show no signs of slowing in the Hamptons, Beverly Hills and Aspen, suggesting the market panic has yet to spread to top trophy homes.
The market is seeing early signs of an oil price bottom as Saudi Arabia and Russia begin to feel the pressure, Tom Petrie says.
Spying on strangers through their webcams has never been easier. Shodan helps users access unsecured webcams and other connected devices.
A new survey shows the number of states requiring high school students to take a course in economics has dropped over the last two years.
Dealmaking in America's oil patch plunged in Q4 as corporations preserved cash in the face of falling crude prices and tight capital markets.
Urban Engines is out to fix traffic congestion by giving cities and companies a map of everything happening on the roads and beyond.
Warren Buffett continues to raise his public profile with an upcoming appearance on the new season of NBC's "The Celebrity Apprentice."
Subsidies are available to people with low or moderate income, and aren't tied to net worth.
Mattel launches three new body types of its iconic Barbie doll.
"Cultured meat" and a book that cleans dirty water are the latest innovations in food technology that could be key to sustainability.
Restaurants have a lot of tricks up their sleeve to coax you to spend more. The hosts of "Restaurant Startup" let you in on the secrets.
Many states are working on free college programs, in hopes that greater access will translate into great success.