A federal judge ordered Wal-Mart Stores to let shareholders vote on a proposal to force tighter oversight of its sale of high-capacity guns.
Procter & Gamble is working with Goldman Sachs to explore the sale of its Wella hair care business, which could be worth around $7 billion.
Crowds flocked to Wal-Mart, Target and Toys R Us locations around the U.S. to snatch up doorbuster deals.
Workers and merchants in Ferguson wonder whether their businesses can survive the terrible toll — and the fear of possible uprisings to come.
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CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks back at the week's top business and financial stories. The markets were closed for Thanksgiving, but did manage to hit new highs. Low oil prices gave consumers more money to spend for Black Friday.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top stories. The jobs report comes out this week, as do auto sales. And the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is lit.
Following last week's wild energy ride, analysts expect oil prices to continue to drop during the holiday season. CNBC's Patti Domm reports.