The index of home builder sentiment fell just one point in January to 57 from an upwardly-revised December reading.
The health- and long-term-care costs of retirement can seem daunting, but careful advance planning can help put things in perspective.
A poll conducted by WBUR said that one third of Bostonians do not want the 2024 Olympics to be hosted in Boston.
Microsoft's Outlook email service in China was hacked by the country's censorship authority, an internet watchdog has claimed.
The porn industry got in a lot of fights in 2014, and from the look of things, 2015 is going to be a brawler of a year as well.
Looking for opportunity in energy? "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer may have finally found the spot.
Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson says the US economic recovery has helped the travel industry, but antiterrorism measures could be a headwind.
This year’s World Economic Forum meeting in Switzerland is trying to be a little more touchy-feely, for want of a better word.
Switzerland's stock market dived after its central bank de-pegged its currency from the euro, but it's not time to bargain hunt yet, analysts said.
The "Fast Money" traders give their 7 best ways to play the Swiss Franc fallout.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals CEO Dr. Leonard Schleifer told CNBC on Tuesday that benefits companies should not try to practice medicine.
Americans have emerged from the economic pessimism caused by the Great Recession and financial crisis, according to a NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll.
Switzerland’s scrapping of its currency cap could knock Swiss bank earnings by 10-15 percent, but financial firms in nearby countries may be worse hit.
Apple shares could fall 20 percent as iPhone sales slow and sales of the company's new Watch fail to offset that decline, an analyst said.
Obama's top economic aide cites "strong economic logic" behind the idea of new tax hikes on the rich to pay for broad tax cuts.
In his State of the Union speech Tuesday night, Obama will challenge Congress to back his tax-raising ideas for helping the middle class.
As Netflix prepares to release its Q4 results, analysts point to one particular albatross weighing on the streaming service's shares: user growth.
Investors have seen unprecedented volatility in financial markets so far in 2015, with swings across commodities, equities and currencies.
Morgan Stanley earnings rose as its legal costs fell, outweighing a big drop in revenue from bond, currency, and commodities trading.
Johnson & Johnson reported lower-than-expected sales as a stronger dollar offset higher sales of the Band-Aid maker's new drugs and older treatments.