Retailers have said traffic continues to struggle, and experts say the heavy promotional environment has persisted.
When it comes to pensions, a guess about a fraction of a percentage point can be worth billions of dollars to big corporations.
CEO Karen Katz said that malware was used between July 16 and Oct. 30 to collect shoppers' data.
The strength of the economic recovery is showing up in some less widely followed data points.
EBay CEO John Donahoe says no way to Carl Icahn's call for it to spin off its online payment service PayPal.
Within two years, Wal-Mart will match Amazon's product range and shipping times, a company official tells the WSJ.
EBay is actively investigating how to integrate bitcoin into its PayPal and eBay businesses, sources says.
A growing number of Americans living in cities are joining the ranks of those who have decided they don't need a car.
Jim Cramer had a surprising take on which company he believes will have the quarter's most important earnings report.
Form tax identity theft to overly large or small deductions, here are some common taxpayer mistakes - and how not to make them.
"America succeeds by raising everybody up. It doesn't succeed by tearing anybody down," Larry Summers tells CNBC.
Are policy makers taking their eye off the ball in terms of rising global unemployment?
McDonald's reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations by a penny a share on Thursday.
Enrollment in Medicaid spiked in December, aided by Obamacare exchanges and an expansion of the government-run health coverage program.
More industries are adopting wearable technology to improve safety, boost productivity and save billions of dollars.
Like Amazon, Deutsche Post DHL has been trialing unmanned aircraft to deliver packages to your front door. The biggest obstacle to delivery is governments, the group's CEO says.
Nouriel Roubini has solidified his hold on the title "Dr. Doom" by suggesting parallels between 2014 and 1914.
Brinker reported better-than-expected quarterly results as same-restaurant sales at its Chili's chain rose for the first time in a year.
Carl Icahn is proposing a spinoff of eBay's fast-growing PayPal division, but the e-commerce giant says no.
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