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Stocks rose to session highs Thursday afternoon after the 30-year Treasury auction was met with satisfactory demand and banks gained.
Companies are increasingly sharing their record cash hoard with investors, and that trend should accelerate with a new wave of increased dividends and buybacks this quarter, according to a report from an investment bank.
She fights childhood obesity in a single meal! Capable of planting arugula with one hand! The First Lady is a no nonsense woman who is now getting the comic book treatment. For the second time.
Tencent, the world’s third-largest internet company by market capitalization, said China’s crackdown on mobile text messaging was starting to hurt its business.
The world’s largest online marketplace, eBay, hit a new 52-week high on Wednesday, and the stock more than doubled over the last year. So is there still room for investors to get in? Scott Kessler, equity analyst at Standard & Poor’s, shared his insights.
Targeted tax cuts and reducing state spending are at the forefront of Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman's platform if she receives the party's nomination.
From the Internet revolution to the real estate boom, John Donahoe and Donald Trump have witnessed eras of great innovation and prosperity, as well as economic downturns. Now, both share what being a Baby Boomer has meant to them and their business.
Great brands not only make great investments, but eventually will outperform the market in 3 to 5 years, said Omar Saad, retail analyst at Credit Suisse. He shared his market strategies and brand plays.
It's going to be a whole lot easier for Facebook's 400 million users to spend money and it'll become remarkably simple for anyone to buy ads on the world's largest social network.
A battle is sweeping the world of e-commerce. Wary of the Internet’s tendency to relentlessly drive down prices, major brands and manufacturers — and now, book publishers — are striking back, deploying a variety of tactics and tools to control how their products are presented and priced online.
For the second year in a row, the weak economy is taking a bite out of spending on the sporting world's biggest event.
So much talk these last few days about how the Apple iPad will be a Kindle killer, and how much damage the device might do to the Amazon brand, but with earnings tonight, Amazon will remind everyone that the company is much, much bigger than a book-reader.
Many of you assume that California is full of liberals, even though the Golden State produced Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon, and Prop 13.
"The Power of Many: Values for Success in Business and in Life" is part memoir - part business philosophy – and yes, part campaign speech divided up into 10 chapters outlining Whitman’s rules of thumb.
Apple has captured a kind of perpetual motion in the market completely elusive to all others who have tried to match its performance. Monday's numbers should be a knock-out, but longer term, there simply is no better company in a better position than Apple.
With so many consumers reaching for their phones to make a donation to help victims of the earthquake in Haiti, the response could be seen as a small breakthrough for the use of mobile payments.
We ran out of time on TV, but we didn't forget. Following are Thursday's 'Pops & Drops'. How should you be trading F5 Networks, Fifth Third and more?
The Dow logged its biggest two-day drop since June on Thursday. Big financials led today's decline as President Obama rattled the market with plans to crack down on Wall Street risk taking. But regional banks continued to shine.
Stocks fell sharply, led by financials, as President Obama spoke about his planned crackdown on Wall Street's risk taking.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.