JPMorgan Chase agreed to sell its physical commodities business to Mercuria, catapulting the Swiss firm into the top tier of commodities traders.
Financial advisors advise against riskier, potentially more profitable portfolio allocations in the interest of long-term stability.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
FedEx reported lower-than-expected results for the holiday quarter and gave a fiscal-year profit forecast below Wall Street estimates.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week as both purchase and refinancing applications slipped, an industry group said on Wednesday.
Gold is in the midst of its worst two-day stretch since December. But the Commodities King isn't ready to throw in the towel just yet.
All 2014 model year 911 GT3 sports cars are affected. Owners have been told to stop driving them because they could catch fire.
Can't get behind those red-hot biotech stocks? Cramer has a different way to play all the money flowing into the space.
Investors pricing in a rate hike in mid-2015 could get caught off guard, former Federal Reserve Governor Robert Heller told CNBC on Wednesday.
The U.S. warned Moscow it was on a "dark path" to isolation on Wednesday after Russian troops stormed Ukraine's naval headquarters.
Defying Ukrainian protests and Western sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty in Moscow on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia.
Workers' retirement confidence has recovered from record lows of the past five years, showing an increase in 2014. But that's not the whole story.
Shares of Japan Display plunged on their trading debut Wednesday, with analysts attributing the dismal performance to the mispricing of its stock.
China is in talks to buy at least 150 Airbus passenger jets potentially worth $20 billion when Xi Jinping pays his first visit to Europe as president.
Japan's Fast Retailing is no longer in talks to buy U.S. clothing retailer J.Crew Group from its private equity owners.
Oracle posted higher revenue and profit that failed to satisfy investors looking for signs of a sustained turnaround. Its shares fell about 4 percent.
Warren Buffett called bitcoin a "mirage." Vance Crowe, a consultant who has been paid in bitcoin, says the Oracle of Omaha is wrong. Here's why.
Jim Flaherty says he is resigning from politics, with local media reporting replacement to be natural resources minister.
Wall Street is mobilizing against a threat from an unusual source: a tax championed by a Republican lawmaker, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Barclays initiated coverage on the U.S. luxury sector on Monday, saying it's bullish on the category's accessible positioning.