Matt Damon is both a hot Hollywood actor and a water wonk. The man who brought Jason Bourne to life spends time these days on fixing the water crisis.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss how weather is impacting trading patterns, as well as the impact of slipping profit margins on stocks.
Nobel prize-winning economist Robert Shiller told CNBC that he is still investing in the stock market despite warning of bubble-like conditions.
Brinker reported better-than-expected quarterly results as same-restaurant sales at its Chili's chain rose for the first time in a year.
The world's three largest publicly traded oil field servicing companies trumped analysts' earnings expectations in the final three months of 2013.
Luxury handbag maker Coach posted missed earnings estimates Wednesday, leading to a harsh critique from CNBC's Jim Cramer.
The National Retail Federation is calling on the banking industry to switch from the easy-to-hack magnetic stripe to the more secure PIN and chip.
Liberal arts majors may outearn those with professional degrees, given time and a graduate degree, says a new study.
Herb Greenberg takes a looks at why IBM may be under pressure.
Some employers in 25 states not expanding Medicaid could owe more than $1.5 billion in new taxes starting next year because of Obamacare penalties.
Convicted fraudster Bernard Madoff is back in prison after being hospitalized for a heart attack last month, CNBC has learned.
The anonymous author behind the @GSElevator Twitter profile has agreed a deal to turn his allegedly insider observations into a tell-all book.
A new movie features a woman who gives birth to Satan's spawn. But that's not the only strange baby-related thing going on.
Amazon's desire to move products closer to customers has heated up the development of warehouses. Other retailers may follow suit.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder will support an aid package to protect the pensions of Detroit retirees, mediators say.
Target said it will stop offering health coverage to part-time workers, citing new public insurance exchanges floated by the U.S. government.
Sometimes the World Economic Forum is successful at forecasting, sometimes it's not. Take the financial crisis, for instance.
Daimler AG will become the first foreign, non-financial company to issue bonds in China's domestic market, sources said.
Federal regulators plan to propose a long awaited test for side crash protection in child safety seats Wednesday.
With medical bills still the leading cause of personal bankruptcy, buying the right health insurance coverage is a critical. Here's a helpful guide.