With a combination of good job growth, easy comps, and inventory, David Goldberg, UBS analyst, explains which three locations are housing hot spots.» Read More
PARIS, Oct 29- A boardroom tussle brewing for months at Sanofi came to a head on Wednesday when France's top drugmaker fired its chief executive, wiping more billions off its share price. While the showdown played out in leaks to national newspapers has stunned investors as a "how not to do it" guide to corporate governance, the writing was on the wall in the...
Freeport-McMoRan also said on Tuesday that the union leaders at its Grasberg copper mine in Indonesia, where a truck accident in late September resulted in the death of four miners, planned to conduct a 30- day strike beginning Nov. 6. Freeport-McMoRan said Indonesia had approved resumption of operations on Oct. 13 and while most operating areas had normal...
Oct 21- Apollo Education Group Inc said it expects new student enrollments at its flagship University of Phoenix to decline at a smaller rate in the coming year, offering hope that the worst is over for the beleagured U.S. for-profit education industry. Apollo's shares rose as much as 6 percent to their highest in over a month after the company said sign-ups at the...
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SEATTLE, Oct 9- Microsoft Corp's chief executive officer suggested on Thursday that women in technology should not ask for raises but have faith in the "system", bringing a torrent of criticism and causing the executive to backtrack after the statement. Satya Nadella, who became CEO in February, was asked how women should get ahead in the tech world at a three-day...
SEATTLE, Oct 9- Microsoft Corp's chief executive officer suggested on Thursday that women in technology should not ask for raises but have faith in the system, bringing a torrent of criticism and causing the executive to backtrack after the statement. Satya Nadella, who became CEO in February, was asked how women should get ahead in the tech world at a three-day...
DALLAS, Oct 8- A Liberian man who was the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States died in a Texas hospital on Wednesday, his case having put health authorities on alert for the deadly virus spreading outside of West Africa. About 48 people who had direct or indirect contact with the man since he arrived in the United States from Liberia on Sept. 20 are...
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on Phoenix's struggling housing market.
A broker tells CNBC that he's "excited about the Phoenix market for an important reason: It's stable."
Gene Urban, The Urban Team broker, highlights three listings in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Gene Urban, The Urban Team broker, looks at real estate listings in the Phoenix metro area.
New analysis shows that renting may prove to be a better decision than buying in major markets as prices rise and bargains disappear. The NYT reports.
Freeport-McMoRan is selling its Eagle Ford Shale assets in Texas to an Encana subsidiary for $3.1 billion.
Dallas, Seattle and other cities are connecting their airports to downtown by rail in hopes of easing headaches and attracting more business.
Who would have thought that five of Zillow's top 10 healthiest housing markets would be in this state?
Gene Urban, The Urban Team at Realty Executives, weighs in on 3 listings in the Phoenix, Arizona area where the average sales price is about $215,000 in the city.
Sales of existing home sales nationally fell 3.2 percent in October, but in the West they were down 7 percent.
Greg Stanton, Mayor of Phoenix describes what kind of investment he hopes to attract in Phoenix.
Along with college, the cost of housing is rising fast. Home prices are up over 12 percent from a year ago, and even rising mortgage rates do not appear to be slowing the gains.
Finished lot prices are up an average of 40% nationwide, and in the hottest markets they've nearly doubled. USA Today reports.