The New York attorney general's office has subpoenaed about a half-dozen high-frequency trading firms, a source told CNBC.
Analysts had expected the company to report earnings excluding items of $6.40 a share on $15.52 billion in revenue.
The CEO of French advertising agency Publicis has said the lengthy negotiations with China regarding its merger with Onmicom Group is taking energy out of the day to day running of the firm.
China's move to cut the reserve ratio for some village commercial banks has led investors to question whether broader monetary stimulus is on the cards.
Sony sold more than 7 million PlayStation 4 units as of April 6 and is struggling to keep pace with demand for the video game console.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has set out to convince Apple to make Yahoo the default search engine on its Safari browser on the iPhone and iPad.
Bitcoin's grabbed headlines as much for its price as for its link to the online underworld and crimes including fraud, Ponzi schemes and theft.
The US deficit has fallen by $1 trillion since 2009. So why is no one cheering—or taking credit?, asks Ron Insana.
IBM posted revenue that was below forecasts as weakness in its storage and server businesses continued to offset gains in its software services.
Reforms in the New York budget have made that state a better place for business, according to Tax Foundation analysis. Which state came in last?
A federal judge in Philadelphia has again declined to approve deals for some of the retired players suing the NFL over concussions.
Job prospects for this year's college graduates have changed a lot from last year, according to a new survey.
Some RFID gaming chips have the ability to not only cut casino's cheating losses, but also track an individual player bet by bet.
Is the stock market making a meaningful reversal? Jim Cramer goes inside the price action.
Carlyle has raised $698 million for its dedicated Africa fund, nearly $200 million above its initial target.
It was Yellen's second major address in as many days, and came amid a flurry of speeches on rate guidance from other Fed officials.
The U.S. consumed a whopping 26 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in 2013, but more interesting is who's using it—and who's not.
From spiced bourbon to a new #nevertamed campaign, here's what Wild Turkey is doing to capitalize on the bourbon boom.
Canada's Silicon Valley is seeing a boom of start-ups after BlackBerry's meltdown. More than 450 were created last year—four times the 2009 amount.
Five former Bernard Madoff aides have asked a US judge to throw out their convictions, after a jury found them guilty of fraud and conspiracy.