The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose marginally last week.
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GE reported a decline in net income amid lower revenue in its transportation business, yet overall industrial profit rose by 12 percent.
Goldman Sachs reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations on Thursday.
Some high profile earnings beats by General Electric, Pepsico and Morgan Stanley helped counterbalance the hangover of Wednesday's big tech earnings misses.
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PepsiCo on Thursday reported a higher quarterly profit, lifted by sales gains in its snacks business.
DuPont's performance coating business added almost $2 billion to earnings in the year-earlier quarter.
Morgan Stanley delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that surpassed analysts' expectations on Thursday.
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China's Weibo has priced its initial public offering at $17 per American Depository Share, at the bottom of its planned range.
Shares of major drink makers got battered on Thursday after poor results from Diageo and Rémy Cointreau caused a sell-off.
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Labor laws exclude more than a dozen categories of jobs from the minimum wage, including crews on fishing ships and casual baby sitters.
The New York attorney general's office has subpoenaed about a half-dozen high-frequency trading firms, a source told CNBC.
Analysts had expected the company to report earnings excluding items of $6.40 a share on $15.52 billion in revenue.
The CEO of French advertising agency Publicis has said the lengthy negotiations with China regarding its merger with Onmicom Group is taking energy out of the day to day running of the firm.
China's move to cut the reserve ratio for some village commercial banks has led investors to question whether broader monetary stimulus is on the cards.