GE will sell most of the assets of GE Capital over the next two years, including an immediate real estate sale worth $26 billion.
In a market looking for news, the dollar could be the story of the day Friday.
Mainland stocks finished the week at fresh multi-year highs, while their Japanese peers settled just a whisker away from a psychological 20,000-point mark.
The Apple Watch became available to pre-order on Friday and fans in Asia and Europe flocked to the stores to get their hands on the product.
Xiaomi announced that it had sent a Guinness World Records for selling the most mobile phones on a single online platform in a 24-hour period.
CNBC "Fast Money" traders discussed how to trade big names in the surging but uncertain biotechnology sector.
Foreign investors are jumping on a seemingly unstoppable Nikkei rally on hopes that Japanese companies will cough up more cash to shareholders.
Jim Cramer investigates why this solar stock is roaring, while the rest of the energy group has been plummeting. Time to get in?
With student loans a financial albatross for many recent college graduates, it pays to know how you can get your student loans forgiven.
Half of Americans don't buy stocks because they lack money and don't know how to invest, a new survey finds.
Tech competitors have converged on New Mexico to help the developing world——and maybe drought-stricken California.
Passengers share stories of conflicts among men trying to follow their faith and women just hoping to sit down, the NYT reports.
The higher you go up the income ladder, the greater share of income comes from capital gains, a new study finds.
Despite a strong job market, many Americans still feel that the economic recovery has not really taken hold for them. The Fiscal Times reports.
JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon defended the financial firm's size on Wednesday, saying "larger does not necessarily mean more risky."
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration closed a five-year investigation into rusting pipes in about 5 million vehicles.
The former Treasury secretary said regulators should make a priority of addressing the problems of bond market liquidity, brought on by efforts to make institutions safer after the crisis.
Levels of radon have been rising measurably in Pennsylvania since the controversial practice of fracking started there, researchers reported.
Pay off credit-card debt, max out savings and build an emergency fund first.
Social media usage is diverging in the U.S. between the country's more affluent and less well-off teenagers, according to a new study on Thursday.