Nelson Peltz, newly named to Mondelez International's board, told CNBC on Tuesday he won't push for a merger of the snack-food maker with PepsiCo.
Third Point Management announced on Tuesday it had taken a $1.3 billion stake in Dow Chemical.
Investors are riding the dividend rally. But experts caution they should steer clear of high-yielding stocks sensitive to rising interest rates.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Two Mexicans arrested at the U.S. border used account information stolen during the Target security breach to buy merchandise, a police chief said.
With the global economy slowly getting back on its feet, 2,500 delegates gathered in Davos face a vexing question: How to spread the wealth.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, when trading will be dominated by earnings from a host of major companies.
As meteorologists predict nearly a foot of snow, the Midwest and Northeast face a shortage of the essential resources residents need to keep warm.
The United States continued its "relentless rise" in crude oil production in 2013, the IEA reported on Tuesday.
Wells Fargo has banned its employees from lending their own money through peer-to-peer loan platforms. The FT reports.
If Marco Rubio hoped to use his first Asia trip to burnish foreign policy credentials for a possible White House run, he may have missed the mark.
While the end of the global economic crisis is insight, geopolitical tensions continued to increase in 2013. So how do you prepare for 2014?
Consumer goods giant Unilever reported forecast-beating core profit on Tuesday, with strong underlying sales growth cheering investors who sent the stock higher.
European equities closed mixed on Tuesday as investors responded to corporate earnings.
While the sex toy industry has seen much more acceptance in the past two years, it still has a way to go before it's part of mainstream culture.
Should Sri Lanka's market be on your radar after its strong start to the year bucked the downtrend in most emerging markets?
Filthy emissions from China are carried across the Pacific Ocean and contribute to air pollution in the Western United States. The NYT reports.
Hong Kong is one of the most unaffordable city to buy a property, according to the Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey.
China's workforce shrunk for the second straight year in 2013, a trend that's set to continue and have widespread implications for emerging markets.