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UPS posted profit that met expectations and said a surge in online shopping just before Christmas led to late deliveries and higher costs.
Eli Lilly reported sales well above Street expectations, although overall revenue declined due to generic competition for Cymbalta.
The Fed's second round of tapering isn’t likely to boost rates, because investors are filling the void.
The Federal Reserve's first decision of 2014 and the last of the Ben Bernanke era is a crucial one for markets worldwide.
The plan offers households with no retirement savings a place to start. But it comes with some serious shortcomings.
Ben Bernanke left the Fed on a high note Wednesday, cutting the bank's bond buying program by another $10 billion before handing off to Janet Yellen.
Influential short seller Bill Fleckenstein isn't ready to call the top for the market just yet, but he sees a "huge amount of downside" lurking.
The federal government's Obamacare enrollment lags the state-run exchanges, according to a new report.
ETFs are marketing on their low fees, but that should rarely if ever be a deciding factor in buying one.
Nearly 2,000 flights had been canceled Wednesday morning as the U.S. faced another day of severe weather.
Attorney General Eric Holder confirms that the Justice Department is investigating the Target data breach.
Singapore's Changi airport handled a record 53.7 million passengers last year, said Changi Airport Group, as travel appetite across the region soars.
WellPoint made a big bet on Obamacare and it's paying off, according to company executives.
The House of Representatives passed an controversial farm bill Wednesday that cuts spending by about $23 billion.
This argument that the rich keep getting richer while the majority have hit a brick wall is full of holes, says Troy University's Daniel Smith.
The Goodells include a maverick U.S. senator, the COO of a large hedge fund and the general counsel of a major company.
Wal-Mart is testing a local store pickup option for groceries bought online.
U.S. stocks fell sharply on Wednesday.
Ten teams played to stadiums less than 95 percent full on average in 2013, double the number from 2008.
China has become the world's biggest consumer of red wine, according to a study by International Wine & Spirit Research commissioned by Vinexpo.