Carlyle Group is close to reaching an agreement to buy Illinois Tool Works Inc's industrial packaging unit for more than $3 billion, sources said.
The latest earnings from Twitter may contain a stealth but serious message for bulls.
But CEO Mark Bertolini said such a move would be a "last resort" and not a total withdrawal.
Wall Street embraced a drop in applications for jobless benefits as indicative of an improving U.S. labor market and economy as key jobs report looms.
Following a plague of regulatory headaches, Jamie Dimon's wallet got even fatter this year—a move Sen. Elizabeth Warren criticized.
This is most credible rebound the market has seen since during the past few weeks, UBS' Art Cashin told CNBC on Thursday.
Economist David Rosenberg has gone from perma-bear to cautious optimist, but there's one thing keeping him up at night: The precarious jobs market.
RBC analysts said U.S. production will be absorbed by the rest of the world "with only modest price impact" over the next year.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters' stock surge likely has a big victim: David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital.
Obamacare by-product: limited doctor choice and hospital access. One top NYC doctor explains why this is bad for America.
Drought-stricken California farmers are expected to idle 500,000 acres of cropland in a record production loss that could cost billions.
Streaming-music services are growing, and so are the battles between artists, record labels and technology companies over royalty streams.
Expedia reported a higher quarterly profit as revenue topped expectations, aided by growth in hotel room nights. Its shares rose in extended trading.
Getting to the Olympics takes a lot of talent. It also takes a lot of money. And for most Olympians, that means finding sponsors.
Tech companies didn't push real estate prices higher: Tech companies were drawn to places that were already expensive, according to a new report.
Warren Buffett has a big lead in a decade-long bet that put a stock index fund up against high-priced hedge funds.
From the birth of social media to streaming movies, the media industry has exploded in the past 25 years because of these guys.
The bear case against Green Mountain Coffee Roasters has evaporated, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Thursday.
Legally troubled hedge fund manager Phil Falcone officially has help to salvage his once-$23 billion Harbinger Capital Partners.
The world's millionaires have vastly different ideas about what philanthropic causes to fund. A new study looks at where the money goes.