One of the West Coast's leading activist investors has added to the growing criticism of corporate governance in Silicon Valley, and of Google in particular, amid fresh warnings of a bubble in tech valuations. The Financial Times reports.» Read More
With safeguards firmly in place, and more regulations to protect investors still coming, some lenders say the nation would never see another crisis.
A food delivery business called Eat24 is boasting that it has gotten a lot of bang for its buck by placing ads on porn sites.
Twitter's IPO brings an array of questions, not least of which is a puzzling valuation picture compounded by questions over where it goes from here.
The Fed has become a "marketing department" and shouldn't be in business, says the co-founder of SunMicrosystems and Harvard-trained economist.
Microsoft's new dividend hike is probably unnecessary because the company has better strategic options, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
Microsoft announced a $40 billion stock buyback on Tuesday, as well as a 22 percent dividend increase.
The overall index is still above where it was a year ago, but sales are not as robust as had been expected, and buyer traffic is in the negative.
U.S. consumer prices barely rose in August as the cost of energy fell, but an increase in rents and medical care costs pointed to a stabilization in underlying inflation.
As fixed-income investors assume greater credit risk, financial advisors are concerned that bank loan funds could implode.
The money would be used over four or five years on Linux and related open-source technologies, according to a report.
Apple shares may have gotten killed—but Doug Kass says they're still not cheap. Here's what he's doing with the stock now.
As the U.S. economy is gaining traction, economists argue that the growth is why things look bad for the dollar and bond markets.
Acceleration in the U.S.' economic recovery will push the price of gold to fresh lows in 2014 after keeping steady for the remainder of this year, according to Goldman Sachs.
Search-and-rescue teams bolstered by National Guard troops fanned out across Colorado's flood-stricken landscape, as a week of torrential rains blamed for eight deaths and the destruction of at least 1,600 homes finally gave way to sunny skies.
"We cannot afford for Congress to gamble with the full faith and credit of the United States of America," Lew said.
Wall Street agrees on two things: the Fed will soon reduce its asset purchases by $15 billion and Janet Yellen will be nominated as chair, according to a new CNBC Fed Survey.
Sales growth is expected to be slower this year during the crucial holiday season.
Citigroup must pay $3.1 million to a couple who alleged the firm didn't supervise a broker who steered them to investments that went broke.
An adult film trade group will lift its second production moratorium of the past month, saying that an HIV scare has passed.
A look at the growing industry of home automation, and smart homes; what's on the market today, and what's to come in the not-too-distant future.