Earnings from Toll Brothers and Realogy beat expectations. Their CEOs say the healthy performance had a lot to do with higher home prices.
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The traditional hedge fund public relations strategy of "no comment" is starting to change.
Some within the industry say the globalization of retail has brought with it a new challenge: It's taking the excitement out of global shopping.
These are heady times for tech investors. New hot sectors are fueling an IPO and acquisition boom that should rival the go-go days of the late 1990s.
U.S. spying is driving some of its allies to build an undersea cable from Portugal to Brazil, according to a report.
Google is lobbying officials in at least three states to stop proposed restrictions on driving with headsets such as Google Glass.
George Takei to Arizona: If this anti-gay law goes through, make no mistake — it's on.
The Fed's top regulator waded into the debate over whether monetary policy should be tightened in the face of financial stability risks on Tuesday.
The U.S. House of Representatives' committee has demanded copies of messages showing when retailer Target learned of a breach of customer data.
Former Intel chief Craig Barrett told CNBC he applauded Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for following that adage coined by Intel's Andy Grove.
Oscar, an insurance start-up that is using technology and data to create a more consumer-oriented health care company, is gaining ground under Obamacare.
BlackBerry is exploring whether it might be able to expand use of its BBM service as a way to transfer money in emerging markets.
Fujitsu has developed a prototype tablet with new haptic technology that allows you to feel different textures on the touchscreen.
Money-transfer company Western Union is being probed by the FTC and a U.S. district court over fraud-induced money transfers, the company said in a regulatory filing.
JPMorgan Chase is planning more job cuts in its mortgage business due to be slashed because of plunging demand for home loans. The FT reports.
U.S. consumer confidence sagged in February as expectations worsened, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday.
U.S. single-family home prices ended 2013 on a strong note, soaring by more than 13 percent.
Several new tax provisions could result in some married couples paying more in taxes than if they were single—the so-called marriage penalty.
There is a good reason Goldman Sachs has been unable to uncover the employee behind the @GSElevator Twitter account: he doesn't work at the firm.