Of companies announcing earnings this week, subprime lender World Acceptance has the most shorted stock, according to data from Markit.» Read More
Thailand's richest man bid $6.6 billion to buy cash-and-carry wholesaler Siam Makro from Dutch firm SHV Holdings, the biggest Asia-Pacific M&A deal this year.
Although the downsizing trend has yet to materialize in national data for baby boomers, the predicted benefits may be too good to ignore.
Checking a vehicle's brake pads and rotors might sound difficult, but according to Flat 12 Gallery's technician, Eric Ables, one of the stars of CNBC Prime's "The Car Chasers," it's pretty simple.
In a new bill expected on Monday to clear a procedural Senate vote, all online sales would be subject to state sales taxes.
Fans attending a Mariners game can choose from more than 50 different varieties of beer, reflecting the taste of the region's consumers.
Many of the unbanked are poor, homeless or undocumented, but since most have held checking accounts in the past, their reason for avoiding banks lies elsewhere. A new report from the FDIC blames high fees and low interest rates on deposits.
Mega-broker Dolly Lenz has sold over $8.5 billion dollars in high-end properties. Here she shares 5 tips to buying a million-dollar home.
A growing number of business are declaring that they are not ordinary corporations, but are something else—special trusts that are typically exempt from paying federal taxes.
The company quietly raised the change fee on most non-refundable airfares last week. Will other airlines match the fee hike for changing flights?
The Nokia N-Gage. Apple's Newton. The disruptor graveyard is filled with familiar names that promised to change our lives but never figured out the key to survival.
Italian President Giorgio Napolitano said on Monday he had agreed to his re-election as head of state because of an unprecedented political deadlock.
New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn is expected on Monday to announce new legislation that would raise the legal age limit for the purchase of cigarettes from 18 to 21.
New environmental threats that laws cannot address are fostering a fresh grassroots call to action, says guest commentator Terry Tamminen.
Singapore could overtake Switzerland as the world's capital for offshore wealth by 2020, a new report says.
After Japan's "lost decade" you might be surprised to hear that some Chinese entrepreneurs are suggesting that China has just come out of its own "lost decade".
Here are the some of the show stoppers at the Auto Shanghai Summit, together with highly anticipated models scheduled to be released soon in this red-hot market.
Someday your prescription pills may actually be digital devices powered by a battery you eat.
A greater-than-usual number of companies have reported disappointing revenue results and tepid guidance this quarter, leading strategists to expect a more volatile time for stocks.
EBay CEO John Donahoe began emailing millions of users of the company's online marketplace in an unprecedented effort to change looming sales tax legislation.