There's no doubt about the underlying reasons for fund managers' success: When they turn in an outstanding performance, it's just a matter of dumb luck.
The rich are increasingly enamored with private equity investing after a decade of strong returns.
There have been several hearings on stock trading since "Flash Boys," but this one is a little different. Here's why.
Carl Icahn has a big stake in Family Dollar, as does billionaire Nelson Peltz, who also has representation on the board.
Jim Cramer sees plenty of money making opportunities scattered across almost every sector of the market. Here's what's on his calendar.
The legislation cleared the Senate last week. President Obama said in a statement that he looked forward to signing the bill into law.
As the economy hums along and the market rises, now is the time to bulletproof your portfolio against volatility that can strike any time.
A Hague court ruled that Russia must pay a group of shareholders in defunct oil giant Yukos around $50 billion for expropriating its assets.
Chinese officials have made sudden visits to Microsoft offices in China, the company said, but declined to give a reason for the inspections.
An extensive system of storms that flattened homes, flooded neighborhoods and triggered tornadoes, reignited and threatened yet more damage Monday.
Banks may have repaired their balance sheets but we're still waiting for any notable shift in their culture, according to a market commentator.
Pfizer's vulnerability to cheap generics and its weak roster of experimental medicines will be on display Tuesday, when the company reports earnings.
Apple is close to buying the Pandora-for-talk-radio app Swell, according to multiple sources. The deal is worth about $30 million, these sources say.
A crush of big cap earnings and arguably the most important economic reports until September make next week the busiest of the summer for markets.
1 in 5 people in developing regions continue to live on less than $1.25 a day, according to the UN. What can that amount buy? Here's a look.
The "fist bump" could be more hygienic than the formal and business-like handshake, according to university scientists.
Israeli jets struck three sites in Gaza after a rocket was launched at Israel, the military said, disrupting a relative lull in the war-torn territory.
The Bakken, Eagle Ford and Permian Basin are generating more than a million barrels of oil per day each, a third of U.S. daily production.
Libya appeals for international help after a huge oil depot caught fire amid clashes over the country's international airport in Tripoli.
The U.S. tax code needs a radical overhaul to fight so-called "inversion" M&A, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew writes in The Washington Post.