Icahn had been pushing for the tech giant to institute a $150 billion buyback.
Art Cashin of UBS talks about why investors need to watch a key market indicator that could spark some stock selling.
The retooled federal Obamacare marketplace enrolled nearly 30,000 people on Sunday and Monday, surpassing the total for all of October, a source says.
Brace yourself: The U.S. is about to go over the "dairy cliff," which could cause milk prices to jump.
If you're looking for some idea of how Apple did on Black Friday and during Cyber Monday, this chart pretty much sums it up.
Most states have decided to allow health insurance providers to renew policies that don't meet the new standards required by the Affordable Care Act.
Fiscally distressed governments across the country may have gotten a troubling blueprint this week for getting out of their respective messes.
Estate planning isn't just about taxes. It's also not about giving your kids money. Here are 7 rules for a solid estate plan.
Pot use will soon be legal in several states and employers wrestle with whether to adjust their policies, The CSMonitor reports.
After delays due to the government shutdown and a large downward revision for August new home sales, the gains aren't quite what they seem.
Red plastic portable gas containers—consumer gas cans sold throughout the US—pose a rare but real explosion hazard many Americans may not know about.
Fast-food workers in about 100 cities will walk off the job this Thursday, organizers say.
Muddled by inconsistent earnings and stock performances, one sector appears tougher and tougher to predict, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Market watchers say stocks can break out of their funk and usher in a strong year-end finish—IF ...
Stocks were mixed on Wednesday with Wall Street on uncertain footing on when to expect the Federal Reserve to start cutting stimulus.
Sales of new single-family homes rose 25 percent in October to 444,000 units, the Commerce Department said on Wednesday.
Investors are turning hobbies and interests into cash. From art and comics to racehorses and wine, here’s a look at some popular alternative assets.
Spotify has gone on a charm offensive to win back major artists who have criticized the way the company pays out royalties.
Google has quietly acquired seven technology companies in an effort to create a new generation of robots, The New York Times reports.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open on Wednesday, ahead of several economic indicators which could give an idea as to how Friday's non-farm payrolls number will read.