Activist investor Carl Icahn says eBay has a huge corporate governance problem, and he says board member Marc Andreessen is the most conflicted.
Nelson Peltz is taking his bid to split up PepsiCo to its shareholders, the co-founder of Peltz's Trian Fund Management tells CNBC.
CEO David Cote also reaffirmed the company's first quarter and full-year 2014 outlook in a CNBC interview ahead of the company's investor conference.
The services sector index fell last month, its worst read since February 2010 as bad weather impacted business activity.
A report from Giving USA Foundation shows that donations made to American religious organizations have slowed of late.
The U.S. economy created fewer private sector jobs in Feburary, ADP reported on Wednesday, as pervasive cold weather restrained hiring.
Russia said it could not order "self-defense" forces in Ukraine's Crimea region back to their bases ahead of crucial ministerial talks in Paris.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has been nominated for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize - but the conflict in Ukraine is also likely to be on the Nobel committee's agenda.
A brutal winter for U.S. airlines is finally expected to warm up and deliver record passenger levels this spring according to the latest forecast.
The rare coin expert who is helping a Calif. couple sell $10 million in gold pieces they dug up said that there is no way it came from a 1900 heist.
The Obama administration will allow consumers to extend health insurance plans that fail to comply with the healthcare law beyond 2014.
Refining company Valero Energy is now seeking to export Canadian crude to its refinery in the UK.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages rose last week as interest rates slipped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
The phrase “Russian oligarch” has become a cliché – but Ukraine’s billionaires have been shoved into the spotlight in their country’s recent turmoil.
Jitters over a crisis in Ukraine appear to have subsided for now, but analysts say political risk in general has become the new norm.
On Wednesday, Wall Street just might get back to paying attention to U.S. economic reports.
The Supreme Court is considering whether to make it tougher for investors to band together to sue corporations for securities fraud.
One of the largest publishing companies in Europe is launching a weekly magazine dedicated to Pope Francis, scheduled to hit newsstands Wednesday.
China has set its gross domestic product (GDP) growth target for 2014 at 7.5 percent, the same as for 2013, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said.
A rare bond default warning from a Chinese firm unsettled markets in Shanghai on Wednesday, but should be seen as a positive sign, analysts say.