Facebook has acquired Branch, a messaging company with a high-profile pedigree: it was backed by an incubator started by Twitter's co-founders.
Gold will likely continue to profit from a flight to safety in the aftermath of a surprisingly weak December U.S. jobs report, CNBC's latest survey of bullion market sentiment shows.
Traders are eyeing Tuesday's retail sales data and earnings as possible catalysts after stocks were rocked in volatile trading Monday.
The United States is no longer among the world's top 10 nations in terms of economic freedom, according to a new index.
The U.S. may have shown signs of a growth pickup last year, but Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz remains unconvinced.
Paul Leff, who co-founded Perry Partners with Richard Perry in 1988, is stepping back.
Goldman Sachs' Jeffrey Currie gives CNBC his 2014 outlook on commodities such as gold, copper and oil.
Google Ventures has been a major investor in Nest, which builds a smart thermometer and fire detector.
Charter Communications proposed to buy Time Warner Cable for about $61.3 billion, or $132.50 a share, but the company rejected it.
Young adults make up less than 25 percent of the enrollees in Obamacare, well short of the original 40 percent target by federal officials.
Lately negative news has trumped anything positive. And digging down into the market, Cramer sees a lot of positives.
With stocks off to a rough start, could the much-discussed correction be at hand?
Three former traders at Dutch lender Rabobank were charged on Monday with manipulating the Yen Libor benchmark interest rate.
A federal court has pulled the plug on a telemarketing operation that used illegal robocalls to trick seniors into buying medical alert devices.
To draw young buyers and increase its market share in India, Apple has offered promotions like monthly payments and trade-ins. NYT reports.
Costco co-founder and board member James Sinegal discusses consumer sentiment and security breaches.
Iraq's newest war is also its oldest war. Here's what it could mean for oil markets.
This year will probably be remembered as the year that Wall Street tried to offer some relief to the grunts. NYT reports.
Biotech company Aegerion is in hot water with an FDA warning and a Justice Department subpoena over sales and marketing of cholesterol drug Juxtapid.
Behind the Target security hack is a dysfunctional U.S. credit card norm created by opposing retail and banking interests.