Jobless claims came in just higher than expected, but strategists said the real worry was the weakness in European inflation data.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. labor costs rose more than 5-1/2 years in the second quarter, a sign that a long-awaited acceleration in wage growth was imminent.
Silicon Valley is "alive and well," but the level of prosperity depends on the tech sector, Oracle Chairman Jeffrey Henley tells CNBC.
Bricks-and-mortar locations need to undergo a complete makeover to stay relevant 25 years down the line, experts said.
Equities will see a decline at some point after rising for the past several years, former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan told Bloomberg TV.
One major player thinks stocks are going higher—and is putting hundreds of millions of dollars on the line.
An outflow of deposits would reverse a five-year trend of large amounts of cash pouring into banks thanks to the Fed, the FT reports.
ExxonMobil said on Thursday its quarterly profit jumped 28 percent on higher prices for crude and natural gas.
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Bank of New York Mellon, a key trustee of Argentine bonds, on Thursday notified bondholders that a payment deadline has elapsed.
Billionaire Paul Singer's hedge fund has managed to force Argentina into a position where it now has to contemplate a humbling surrender. The NYT reports.
U.S. employers planned to cut nearly 50,000 positions in July, Challenger, Gray & Christmas reported Thursday, 50 percent higher than in June.
While traders slog through yet another earnings season, former trader Raj Mahal muses about what he DOESN'T miss about life on the Street.
Rep. Paul Ryan's new strategy for federal anti-poverty efforts does not aim to cut spending. Instead, it seeks to consolidate an array of programs.
The Fed delivered a mixed message Wednesday, and the markets may increasingly start to ignore it if the economy continues to improve, analysts say.
The Sallie Mae study also finds that the average spent for college last year was $20,882, after reaching a peak of $24,097 in 2010.
Apple plans to lay off about 200 people at Beats Electronics, according to Bloomberg, citing a person with knowledge of the restructuring.
A U.S. district court in Manhattan has ruled that Bank of America must pay the U.S. government $1.27 billion in a Countrywide "hustle" fraud.