Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell as both purchase and refinancing applications slipped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Deere posted a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit, but kept its full-year forecast unchanged, citing the challenges the farm equipment industry.
The GOP-controlled House has backed away from a battle over the government's debt cap and passed a measure extending Treasury's borrowing authority.
China released a batch of blowout trade numbers on Wednesday, which many analysts attribute to distortions created by the Lunar New Year holidays.
U.S. homeowners are doing a better job of keeping up with mortgage payments, with late payment on home loans at the lowest level in over five years.
The Dow closed at 15,994, a gain of 1.2 percent. The Nasdaq was up 1 percent at 4,191, higher on the year but still off its January highs.
U.S. business magnate Donald Trump continued his spending spree this week by snapping up a 400-acre golf resort in Ireland.
Hollande faces a challenge keeping the next generation of techies from leaving or luring those in the US back, the Financial Times reports.
George Standridge, Vice President of Business Development at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, discusses its wave energy project and how it is being affected by reduced U.S. military budgets.
Google said in a regulatory filing this morning that it had closed its acquisition of Nest on Feb. 7.
Saying it had to change its 401(k) benefits, the company pointed a finger at the Affordable Care Act, but several experts scoff at that notion.
While Asia may be seeing growth, private jet manufactures are turning to the U.S. to drive big orders as the world's largest economy recovers.
Last year, a record 2,999 Americans gave up their citizenship or terminated their long-term U.S. residency, according to new government data.
Credit Suisse's head of precious metals research reveals what could send gold down to $1,000.
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India's trade deficit narrowed in January, but analysts are warning that now is not the time to ease gold import controls.
Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can get trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.
John Mack called for an end to the harsh words that have been hurled at Jamie Dimon and Lloyd Blankfein over their pay. NYT reports.
In her first congressional testimony as Fed chair, Janet Yellen reassured markets that the central bank wouldn't be quick to pull away from stimulus.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services explains why Wall Street rallied so strongly as Fed chair Janet Yellen spoke to Congress.