New U.S. claims for unemployment unexpectedly rose last week as import price gains were held in check, data showed.
U.S. retail sales rose less than expected in May, but that probably will do little to change expectations of an acceleration in growth this quarter.
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Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Canadian yogawear retailer Lululemon's quarterly net profit fell 60 percent as tax expenses rose.
The golfer did not trade in Clorox just as Carl Icahn was mounting an unsolicited takeover bid, say four people briefed on the matter. The NYT reports.
Sectarian violence in Iraq sent oil skyrocketing, propelling Brent and West Texas Intermediate up two percent.
Asian stocks were lower on Thursday amid concerns about global growth and escalating violence in Iraq.
Folks walk into Starbucks to re-charge their batteries — figuratively. Now, they'll be able to do it literally, USA Today reports.
U.S. stock index futures pointed higher on Thursday, with retail sales figures set to be the main focus for the session.
U.S. chipmaker Intel lost on Thursday its challenge against a record 1.06-billion-euro ($1.44 billion) fine handed down by the European Union.
U.K. house prices increased in May as supply remained tight, but tougher rules around lending have introduced a "level of caution".
BNP Paribas COO Georges Chodron de Courcel is to retire on Sept 30 and be relieved of his duties at the end of June, the French bank said.
European stock market operator said the start of regulated markets has been postponed until further notice due to a technical glitch.
Japan stocks have disappointed this year, but some funds are betting companies will finally put their piles of cash to work for shareholders.
For some young Chinese, the desire to work for foreign companies may be losing its appeal.
India's native mobile brands are giving global brands a run for their money as they sweep market share in India's $13 billion mobile phone market.
Despite the major time difference with host country Brazil, Asian fans and businesses alike are scheming up ways to get in on the football fever.
Pros don’t always get it right. In fact, Jim Cramer thinks the conclusion they’ve drawn from these earnings is flat wrong.
Pebble, the smartwatch maker that launched only two years ago, is making all kinds of waves in the world of connected devices.