McDonald's quarterly profit slipped about 1 percent as comparable sales in its struggling U.S. business fell, hurt by lower consumer traffic.
U.S. consumer prices rose in June as the cost of gasoline surged, pointing to a gradual build up of inflationary pressures.
Comcast reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday.
They may not be the most desirable client segment now, but advisors must find ways to capture the loyalty of Gen X and Gen Y investors.
Of companies announcing earnings this week, subprime lender World Acceptance has the most shorted stock, according to data from Markit.
Odds are the person driving with the top down is a wealthy baby boomer who probably has a bachelor's degree, or perhaps even a master's or doctorate.
If you're wondering who is hitting the corporate tab most, look no further than the finance world.
Rising tensions in Ukraine and the Middle East will continue to feed gold demand, but gold bears warn of the downside risks.
Fast-casual chain Chipotle Mexican Grill's net income and revenue easily beat Wall Street's expectations on Monday.
Apple is planning on launching the latest version of its iPhone, with a significantly larger screen according to the Wall Street Journal.
Malaysia Airlines' crashes are worrying insurers — their policy is missing a clause that limits insurers' payments for search-and-rescue costs.
Several states may offer retirement savings vehicles for private sector workers.
An Israeli soldier is missing in the Gaza Strip and presumed dead, local media quoted the military as saying on Tuesday.
Despite the shadow of geopolitics, major earnings reports and key reports on inflation and home sales could produce a back to business Tuesday.
CIT Group is buying regional bank OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal.
In a major step forward for Detroit's efforts to overcome bankruptcy, the city's retirees and active employees have approved a debt-cutting plan.
China's debt has soared to two and half times its economy from 147 percent at the end of 2008, Standard Chartered estimates.
Volatility measures suggest investors feel complacent, but a wedge of looming swans may disrupt the calm this summer, Societe Generale said.
China manufacturers may have a worrying track record with product safety, but a U.S. meat plant is now at the center of the latest food scandal.
A food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in Starbucks, Burger King and others, as well as products of McDonald's as far away as Japan.