A Houston furniture store owner is out an estimated $7 million due to the Seattle Seahawks' win in the Super Bowl after losing a bet with customers.
Congress is poised to send a massive, five-year farm bill that provides food for the needy and subsidies for the nation's farmers to the White House.
Oil giant BP reported a drop in fourth-quarter profit due to lower profits in its refining and production business.
Copper marked its longest losing streak in 18 years this week in what some describe as a bad omen for China, but others say it's no cause for alarm.
Stock markets in the U.S., Japan and Europe have joined emerging markets in the doldrums, but is the selloff a rumble or is a deeper rout on its way?
The emerging market selloff has left many wondering whether it's time to bottom fish or if they should just toss the small fry back.
Car sharing companies, which started gaining traction in cities about a decade ago, are increasingly becoming a threat to new vehicle sales.
Weak U.S. manufacturing data sent stocks into a tailspin and signaled to some that the correction in stocks could be deeper than expected.
Obama administration warned it could start defaulting on government's obligations "very soon" after it runs out of room to borrow under a legal cap.
With the S&P 500 down 5.7 percent year to date, investors are beginning to wonder – should we expect a rebound or is a reversal in trend at hand?
Historically, February ranks as the second-worst performing month of the year for the Dow and S&P 500.
As automakers reported weak January sales, there was a welcome and healthy reaction from dealers, auto company executives and those following the industry.
Walt Disney is preparing to lay off several hundred people in its interactive unit, the division that includes gaming products and its website.
As hard as policymakers have sought to assure markets that they stand at the ready, the lack of a consistent voice has only spurred weakness.
Losses deepened on Wall Street Monday, with the Dow plunging some 325 points, more than 2 percent, following a weak ISM manufacturing report.
If you’re trying to get through this one as unscathed as possible, Jim Cramer thinks there are 10 things you should know about it.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services said investors need to keep an eye on bonds for stock market clues.
A stock correction may seem like something is getting 'fixed' on Wall Street, but usually it's a trigger for financial losses. So what is a correction? CNBC explains.
Joan Mondale, who burnished a reputation as "Joan of Art" for her passionate advocacy for the arts, died Monday.
If you like a stock with kick, you might find shares of this company downright mouthwatering.