Months into Colorado's legal marijuana experiment, the state is getting a handle on the market's size. It's pretty big.
A lower unemployment rate doesn't mean all jobs are getting filled. A new survey reports many businesses are having difficulty finding workers.
Verizon shares rose after CEO Lowell McAdam divulged parts of the company's second-quarter results in an interview with CNBC.
Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said on Thursday that it is time for investors to tread carefully after the run-up in U.S. stock markets.
For some of Wall Street's biggest names, quarterly results are expected to be weak, while the future is pockmarked with uncertainty.
Georgia police are reconsidering a 2013 heroin overdose death of a man connected to the woman charged in the death of a Google executive.
The tie-dye donning guy from TV who waited almost 20 hours to buy legal pot in Washington was fired from his job for smoking weed.
Hedge-fund manager Todd Schoenberger once said "Homeownership is for suckers." It's way beyond that now, he says.
Shortly after shuttering its stores, Crumbs Bake Shop is close to securing financing from a prominent investor group.
Stocks sold off on concerns about the global economy, but the real worry for the market is the second-quarter earnings season.
As stock markets around the world fell amid a sell-off, many investors were pointing fingers at Portugal. Here's why.
Shares in one of Portugal's main banks, Banco Espirito Santo, were suspended from trading after dropping another 17 percent, Dow Jones reported.
Stocks declined Thursday, tracking European shares, on worries about one of Portugal's top banks.
"All I know is that I disassociate from this," the company's former auditor told CNBC.
The selloff in world markets Thursday because of concern over banks in Portugal is "relatively serious," trader Jim Iuorio says.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession.
After Brazil's brutal World Cup loss, its populace could focus on the tournament's costs amid a flagging economy.
With the stock market recently at all-time highs, it's more attractive to sell than buy, said private-equity billionaire Wilbur Ross.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Costco Wholesale reported a 6 percent rise in June same-store sales that beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher fuel prices.