The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to a strengthening labor market.
U.S. consumer spending advanced at a brisk clip in November as lower gasoline prices gave the holiday shopping season a boost.
It’s a popular yield play, but the tables have turned due to low oil prices."Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks it needs to be sold immediately.
The "Fast Money" traders give 8 ways to play plunging oil prices.
The price of the bitcoin nudged higher Thursday on the news that technology giant Microsoft had started to accept the digital currency as payment for products including apps and games.
The tight financial conditions faced by Brits were highlighted again this week with reports on how young people are using payday loans.
Sony Pictures has taken counter-measures to disrupt downloads of its recently stolen files.
The VIX is up 40 percent in three days. And some traders think a further fear spike could come in the next few sessions.
U.S. import prices recorded their biggest decline in nearly 2-1/2 years in November as the cost of petroleum products tumbled.
The uptake of a low-rate loan program by the European Central Bank (ECB) managed to meet market expectations on Thursday.
The Central Bank of Russia raised interest rates by 100 basis points on Thursday in an effort to support the ruble.
Falling oil prices sent stocks reeling, but analysts say the market could fend off a bigger swoon for now, if simply because of the time of year.
Spinoff companies tend to have decent first years, but 38 percent of them see share-price declines, a study shows.
Infections resistant to medicine will kill more people per year than cancer, and cost the world $100 trillion annually by 2050, according to a report.
TrueCar forecasts the latest pickups from Ford and Ram will be the most popular models sold among all vehicles with prices over $50,000.
Depositing checks by mobile device is usually pretty great, but it's not perfect, and some users inevitably get burned.
A U.S. court vacated the insider trading convictions of former hedge fund managers Todd Newman and Anthony Chiasson.
Canadian yogawear chain Lululemon Athletica reported a better-than-expected profit, helped by a rise in online sales.
The latest assault on private pensions may be coming from the U.S. Congress
It's not a flock of black swans that Laszlo Birinyi foresees, as he expects stocks to digest the oil decline and move higher.