Carl Icahn waved a white flag of surrender in his effort to derail Dell's $25 billion bid to go private, saying a path to victory was "impossible" given the obstacles.
A growing number of employees are required by companies to set up savings accounts but over time, they are also encouraged to invest a portion in financial instruments.
A new survey from Beyond.com says most people were "disappointed with the jobs available and are waiting for the right one to come along."
The share of households who aren't paying any federal income tax has fallen, and an analysis from the Tax Policy Center predicts that it will continue to shrink in years to come.
The average price for a gallon of gasoline in the U.S. rose in the last two weeks, reversing four weeks of declines as crude oil advanced.
A global study shows that Americans are less upbeat about U.S. economic prospects than are foreigners, who rank the U.S. the third-best place to live.
The U.S. economy is likely to grow a bit more quickly next year, but don't look for big changes in the pace of new hiring.
Amazon may soon offer its long-awaited smartphone to customers for free, former Wall Street Journal reporters, Jessica Lessin and Amir Efrati, said in a blog post Friday.
The billionaire investor and entrepreneur told CNBC that he bought 1 million shares of retailer J.C. Penney a "couple days ago."
There's a fake CNN report going around via spam saying "The United States began bombing!" in Syria, and clicking it may result in malware on your device.
At the turn of the century, recent college graduates had an average debt of $15,100. Last year the average debt of graduates was $27,253.
A new CNBC survey shows Wall St.'s expectations for a Fed Reserve tapering this month have been shaken a bit by the August jobs numbers.
Global auto profits will grow by 50 percent by 2020, with more than half of that coming from China, according to a new report.
The disappointing level of job creation in August may have had an unlikely source: Porn.
Careful planning for present needs and long-term care is a necessity. Here are a few tips to make the process more manageable.
Traders of short-term U.S. interest-rate futures on Friday pushed bets on the Federal Reserve's first rate hike a bit later into 2014.
Apple may get a bigger boost from its event next week than previously expected, industry analysts said.
The government said Friday that nonfarm payrolls grew less-than-expected at 169,000 last month with the unemployment rate dipping to 7.3 percent.
Following a disappointing jobs report, Goldman Sachs Chief Economist Jan Hatzius said this new information will make the Fed's tapering more dovish than originally expected.
President Barack Obama met privately with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the midst of their dispute over how to respond to chemical weapons use in Syria.