With plenty of vacant homes, there’s just not enough demand to necessitate building more new homes. So why are they being built?
A top Wall Streeter thinks the government is hurting the economic recovery by unfairly constraining banks and continuing bad policies.
President Barack Obama ordered federal departments to launch a concerted effort to combat the growing health threat of bacteria resistant to antibiotics.
U.S. investors should be concerned about Scotland's vote on independence, Jim O'Neill says.
Enrollments in subsidized health insurance under the Health Law now at 7.3 million, down from 8 million earlier this year.
No, Alibaba doesn't actually cure cancer; however, you would think so as some traders say it's lifting stocks ahead of its IPO tomorrow.
Yahoo will sell part of its stake in Alibaba when the firm goes public and could receive $6 billion after taxes, if the IPO prices at $68 a share.
IBM's memo to select staff forcing them to take a pay cut and retrain may seem harsh but it makes sense for investors, this hedge-fund manager says.
The logo, which featured a five-pointed red star led to complaints from some members of the Vietnamese-American community.
A new survey has found 10 percent of American workers have showed up to their jobs high. Are you surprised? Here’s what employers can do about it.
A top Wall Street investment expert doesn't see a stock or corporate bond crash coming anytime soon—even if it's tough to spot cheap assets.
Home costs are the biggest expense for people 50 and older, accounting for 40% to 45% of their household budgets, according to a report.
The federal debt grew at the slowest pace since 2007 in the second quarter, the Federal Reserve said on Thursday.
Microsoft laid off 2,100 employees as a part of a previously announced restructuring plan.
If you're looking to put new money to work, you may want to avoid these stocks, says Bespoke's Hickey.
Alibaba's expected valuation is about $175 billion. Here's how that compares with other tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Apple.
The Export-Import Bank is a key lifeline for the embattled U.S. nuclear sector, a former trade official told CNBC.
No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Apple's mobile payments service and the cryptocurrency are "not super comparable," says investor Cameron Winklevoss.