Activist fund Jana Partners has taken a stake in quick service chain McDonald's.
Successful investing boils down to creating consistent, winning strategies and regularly measuring them, author Tony Robbins tells CNBC.
A dramatic fall in the price of oil in recent months shows no signs of ending, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).
With China cutting carbon emissions, North Korea is already pivoting to ensure China's falling coal use doesn't hurt its economy.
Most retirees haven't yet taken required minimum distributions—putting them at risk for a 50% tax penalty. But it's a misstep easily avoided.
Unlike 'lit' exchanges, dark pools are not accessible by the public, and the size and price of orders are not revealed to other investors.
You've made your list and checked it twice. But gifts may not be the worst culprit for holiday overspending.
The Islamic State of Iraq has declared plans to mint its own money. The Financial Times reports.
Pimco denies a report that co-founder Bill Gross received a $290 million bonus in 2013.
Investors breathed a sigh of relief on Friday, as data revealed that the euro zone economy grew more than expected in the third quarter.
There's good news for the dining-out industry: Jobs creation is improving, gas prices are low and restaurants are seeing seats fill up again.
Marc Faber has long been calling for the crash that never came. But as stocks have risen, he's gotten even more bearish.
An agency of the U.S. Justice Department is gathering data from thousands of cell phones by using fake communications towers on airplanes, the WSJ reported.
A winter storm locking the U.S. in an unseasonable freeze has buried parts of Wisconsin in more than four feet of snow, meteorologists said Friday.
The private equity owners of Hostess Brands are planning to put the maker of Twinkies and Ding Dongs up for sale, potentially valuing it at more than $1.7B.
These stocks were put on the bench, and now "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks they’re ready to run.
The 28 percent decline in oil prices puts any oil project not under construction at risk of being canceled. What's next for Keystone?
Whether cheaper gas really helps consumers may show up in Friday's retail data as economists expect to see increase in October sales.
President Obama will announce as soon as next week a broad overhaul of the nation's immigration enforcement system. The New York Times reports.