Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway posted a 29% jump in third-quarter profit, but operating results fell short of analyst forecasts.
JC Penny saw its stock price jump Friday after a Wall Street analyst upgraded his sales outlook for the long struggling department store.
Demand for gold in India usually peaks near the Diwali holiday, but with a weaker economy Indians see silver as a cheaper alternative.
Sales of the Chevy Volt plunged 31.7 percent last month, once again raising questions about demand for the high-profile, extended-range electric vehicle.
Microsoft's next leader should consider spinning off consumer businesses such as search advertising and the Xbox games console, Paul Allen said. FT.
As millions of Americans come to grips with the loss of health plans under Obamacare, there are no easy answers. Some face higher costs, some lower.
The internet is not going to save the world, says the Microsoft co-founder,but eradicating disease just might, the FT reports.
Americans and the media at large have turned against the president and Obamacare.
Here are some examples of the cutting-edge updates—both essential and indulgent—that shipbuilders are making to stay in the race.
Stocks have not only recovered but also reached new highs, yet yacht sales and prices are still under water.
Instead of coercing Americans to buy a product they don’t want from a website that doesn’t work, let’s give them more choices and make Obamacare voluntary, said Rep. Michele Bachmann.
US banks will have to test whether they can survive a halving of the stock market during a severe recession, the Federal Reserve said on Friday.
Nasdaq OMX halted trading on the Nasdaq Options Market after a "significant increase" in orders flooded the system, the exchange said in a statement.
As problems mount for the president, the signs of Hillary Clinton's early efforts to move away from Barack Obama are subtle but unmistakable.
The past couple years for active managers have been rough, but things have gotten better this year thanks to one key strategy: Not owning Apple.
Now that the government shutdown is over, federal employees are free to return to pressing matters. Like the length of their lunch break.
An incident of unknown nature occurred at Los Angeles International Airport, and there were reports that at least some people had been evacuated.
Anyone who ran a company with a balance sheet that looked like the U.S. probably wouldn't have a company anymore.
If you are feeling pressure to join the gift-buying herd, take heed to this holiday action plan by Suze Orman before you shop.
Retailers facing the shortest holiday season in years are hitting customers with deals and promotions this week, before they have even digested their Halloween candy.