Halliburton on Monday agreed to buy Baker Hughes in a cash and stock deal valued at $34.6 billion.
M&A is alive and well in the energy sector. Here's the buzz about which companies might be next, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
Oil company Petrobras said it will not meet production growth targets this year, adding onto a mounting list of bad news for the Brazilian company.
The FHA, the government insurer of home loans, is now seeing significant gains in its insurance fund and will no longer need emergency cash.
The Shanghai-Hong Kong stock exchange link is a "very big deal," strategist John Rutledge said. Here's how he'd play it.
Andrew Lumby irons out the details of net neutrality, why it matters and what the FCC is doing about it, the Fiscal Times reports.
Entrepreneurship is on the rise—even in countries with floundering economies. Here are leading innovators competing at Startup Open.
For small businesses, 2015 is the year they must comply with regulations under the Affordable Care Act.
A year after an epically awful open enrollment launched, Obamacare exchanges such as HealthCare.gov seem to be performing well.
About 53 million Americans are doing freelance work. And their ranks are growing.
We've finally got stimulus that works, says Jake Novak. So why are Democrats trying to screw it up?
The S&P 500 has at least three more years of double-digit gains and could peak at 3,500 to 4,000, Fundstrat Global Advisors founder Tom Lee says.
Global financial markets are living on borrowed time with geopolitical crises still a concern, private-equity billionaire Wilbur Ross told CNBC.
The rate of homeless American children in the U.S. has risen to a historic high, reports NBC News.
Demand for turkeys is strong ahead of the holidays, and some producers wish they had more birds to go around for Thanksgiving.
CNBC.com will analyze the behind the scenes action at your favorite e-retailers and tell you about some of the hidden winners in the Web rush.
An icy blast was set to issue a second punch Monday and plunge large areas of the East, Midwest and South into a unseasonable freeze.
Japan's economy is in technical recession, after gross domestic product (GDP) shrank in the third quarter, data showed on Monday, defying expectations for growth.
Bill Ackman isn't the only hedge fund manager who likely made big money on the Allergan deal.
The biggest challenge many marijuana entrepreneurs face is banking, as normal ties with institutions are few. Here's how some banks and investors are changing that.