Activist investor Carl Icahn has purchased 30 million to 40 million shares of car rental business Hertz, sources familiar with the situation said.
Investors shouldn't worry about the Dow dropping 135 points Thursday, S&P Capital IQ's Sam Stovall told CNBC on Friday.
Idaho's governor says the corrections department will take over operation of the largest privately run prison in the state.
In the social media sector, investors need to follow the advertisers, and right now, advertisers love Facebook's native platforms, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday.
Want to go to the world's best clubs, hit a button on your fabulously adorned wrist and have your favorite drink immediately hustled to your table?
Corporate pension funds are close to being fully funded after 2013's strong move in the stock market and an increase in yields on high-grade debt.
Near-blizzard conditions and record cold snarled air travel up and down the East Coast, causing thousands of flight delays and cancellations.
As the recovery in prices has helped lenders whittle down a glut of seized homes, they've begun moving more properties to auction.
The top four U.S. automakers missed December sales expectations, but 2013 will easily be the industry's best year since the recession.
The U.S. economy beginning to see traction, says James Poterba, president of the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Brokers prodding individual investors into putting their money into certain key kinds of riskier assets are facing a crackdown from U.S. authorities.
Marc Andreessen is back on Twitter after an absence of nearly 3 years, and the venture capitalist has thoughts—lots and lots of them.
Dustcloud is looking for Kickstarter bucks to bring a first-person shooter to the streets, without the killing.
The U.S. dollar is expected to weaken further next year as the global economic recovery takes hold, analysts said.
Online attacks nowadays like ones that recently hit Target, Snapchat and Skype are complex, Kevin Mandia, the new COO of FireEye, tells CNBC.
The future direction of China is the "major" source of uncertainty facing the global economy, according to billionaire investor George Soros.
Disney CEO Bob Iger likes people like Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey on the media conglomerate's board because they get "in our face."
Sales of Manhattan apartments hit a fourth-quarter record, with wealthy buyers competing to get a foot in the door as prices soar. The FT reports.
Ahead of the jobs number, "I would be a buyer of anything that needs a smokestack to make it all happen,” Cramer said.