The success of these entrepreneurs suggests that America is still the land of opportunity.
Spot iron ore prices are at their lowest level since September 2009 and experts say small mine closures may be the only catalyst for higher prices.
The highly anticipated debut of Alibaba will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the technology bubble burst in 2000.
Hertz announced it reached an agreement-in-principle with activist investor Carl Icahn to install three new directors.
The Fed wants to raise interest rates, but this is Janet Yellen's big challenge, Pimco's Paul McCulley said.
Initial public offerings are like a big, exclusive party that all investors are invited to but only few can actually attend.
For quite some time these two stocks seemed like they couldn’t lose. But then times changed.
Is the iPhone to high tech for you? You may want to try the NoPhone.
It's not just a few stocks that are busting higher, the Renaissance IPO ETF is up nearly 8% over the past three months, USA Today reports.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Hertz, Ulta, ADS & more.
Ivy League degrees may be prestigious, but a new analysis suggests they may not get you the best starting salary. The Washington Post reports.
Despite refreshed stores and updated products, RadioShack has failed to get the message out to shoppers that things are different.
A "strong" solar flare that launched off the sun could cause some fluctuations in Earth's power grid, USA Today reports.
Vail Resorts on Thursday agreed to buy out Park City Mountain Resort for $182.5 million in cash.
An InsuranceQuotes.com report reveals the most and least expensive cities for car insurance in America.
Like many other journalists, CNBC staff watched events unfold in real time while also reporting them live. Here are four snapshots from 9/11.
"Big Bang" actress Mayim Bialik is a self-proclaimed science geek (she has a Ph.D.) and wants to get kids excited about math and science.
The classroom of today has changed little since the Industrial Revolution. The time for a new approach, experts say, is now.
Don't expect to eat brunch at McDonald's anytime soon. The Golden Arches isn't testing a brunch concept despite widespread speculation in the media.
Steve Buscemi, Mariano Rivera, John Slattery and other celebrities are helping the firm that lost the most on 9/11 give back.