"Results are running light, and negative announcements have been off the hook," one analyst said amid a spate of disappointing reports.
The biggest economic opportunity in the world is to invest in a new generation of smart, sustainable technologies, writes Jeffrey Sachs.
With millennials set to comprise 75 percent of the workforce by 2025, there could be challenging times ahead for business leaders, a new study showed.
While investors shunned emerging markets in 2013, frontier markets racked up stellar gains - but can they stage a repeat performance this year?
Two Las Vegas casino hotels will be the first known U.S. commercial gambling houses to accept bitcoin, the unregulated digital payment system.
The founder of Tiger 21, a peer-to-peer investing network for the super-rich, tells CNBC where his clients are putting their money in 2014.
Warren Buffett and Dan Gilbert, founder of Quicken Loans, are teaming up to offer $1 billion for the perfect NCAA March Madness bracket.
The winners from the fourth quarter are underdogs, companies that have for years been cleaning up messes. Find out who they are.
Comedian Ellen DeGeneres' daytime talk show will be the first daily American show of its kind to be distributed in China.
IBM reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday, but revenue came in below street expectations.
Discount airline Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA said on Tuesday that a fuel leak on a Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner caused a flight to be delayed by 19 hours.
A former investment banker who ran TARP said he will challenge California Governor Jerry Brown for the state's top job in 2014.
Texas Instruments plans to cut 1,100 jobs worldwide as part of a corporate restructuring intended to help it save $130 million by the end of 2014.
Amazon.com is considering launching its own online pay-TV service, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing sources.
The "password" widely considered by experts to be the most vulnerable to hacking has been replaced by a new gem.
Starboard Value has urged Darden Restaurants Inc to delay the spinoff of its struggling Red Lobster chain.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he and his wife have been "falsely and wrongfully accused." NBC News reports.
Chinese Internet traffic redirected to a US company. Baidu and other companies were affected by the outage, the WSJ reports.
One of the country's most congested air spaces is expected to get worse with the addition of about 1,200 private jets during Super Bowl week.
In an optimistic annual newsletter, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has argued that the world is a better place than it has even been before.