FedEx Corp


  • Asian stocks mostly down after Fed meeting Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 12:30 AM ET

    NEW YORK— The stock market got the reassurance it wanted from the Federal Reserve Wednesday. "The Fed is not going to take the punch bowl away," said Brad McMillan, chief investment officer for Commonwealth Financial. Major indexes drifted before the Fed released a statement at 2 p.m. Eastern time signaling little change in its interest rate policy.

  • Why the Fed could still surprise markets Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 6:50 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The Fed could surprise markets Wednesday, simply because of the wide divergence in Wall Street views about its next move.

  • FedEx to deliver rate hikes starting in January Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    FedEx is increasing rates in North America for express, ground and freight services effective Jan. 5.

  • FedEx units to raise shipping rates from January Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 5:34 PM ET

    Sept 16- FedEx Corp, the world's No.2 package delivery company, said it would increase shipping rates for its express, ground and freight services, effective Jan. 5, 2015. The rate change applies to FedEx freight shipments within the United States, Canada and Mexico as well as between the U.S. and Canada and between the U.S. and Mexico, FedEx said.

  • FedEx to hike ground, express delivery rates Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 5:33 PM ET

    MEMPHIS, Tenn.— FedEx says it will raise U.S. rates for express, ground and home-delivery shipments by an average of 4.9 percent in January. The company said Tuesday that rates also will change for FedEx SmartPost, which uses the U.S. Postal Service for final delivery, although it didn't say how much. Shares of FedEx Corp. shares rose 62 cents to close at $154.66.

  • UPS expects to hire up to 95,000 seasonal workers Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 9:21 AM ET

    DALLAS— UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 workers to help deliver packages during the busy holiday season— an increase from last year, when the company was caught unprepared for a boom in online shopping. The Atlanta- based company said Tuesday that the positions will include package sorters, loaders, delivery helpers and drivers.

  • Fed moves could steer next week's market direction Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 7:01 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Markets are primed for the possibility the Fed will signal it's a step closer to normalizing its super low rate policy. Even so, trading may still be volatile.

  • Cramer’s game plan: Prepare for turmoil Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 6:09 PM ET

    Cramer thinks next week could be tough. “It’s not a bad idea to raise some cash,” he said.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Stocks cut losses to close mixed on Thursday as geopolitical tensions lingered ahead of consumer data.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 11- Transportation stocks were higher on Thursday, bucking the trend of the general market and edging back near record levels. While correlation has weakened since Sept. 3, when it was 0.97, it is up significantly from a recent low of 0.76 hit on July 31.

  • Watch this stock for market clues, says Cramer Thursday, 4 Sep 2014 | 10:04 AM ET
    Jim Cramer

    "It's a great barometer of what's really happening underneath this market," says CNBC's Jim Cramer.

  • More workers are claiming 'wage theft' Monday, 1 Sep 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    A record number of enforcement actions are being pursued against employers accused of "wage theft," The New York Times reports.

  • How the SpaceX economy can make you money Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Spaceflight remains a dream for most stargazers, but everyone can buy a portfolio of stocks to invest in space travel of the future.

  • Why today's transport stocks will still matter Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    For more than a century, followers of Dow Theory have looked to transportation stocks as the great bellwether of broad market movement.

  • Google in 2024—what WON'T it be doing? Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 8:15 AM ET
    Google logos are displayed on a computer screen in San Francisco.

    With a healthy cash stockpile, an active VC arm and a cache that's unrivaled in the online world, Google should stay king of the hill, analysts say.

  • FedEx indicted on new criminal charges Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 2:45 PM ET

    FedEx was indicted in a U.S. criminal case for conspiracy to launder money over deliveries for illegal online pharmacies.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 15- FedEx Corp faces a new charge of conspiring to launder money in a U.S. criminal case over the company's drug deliveries for rogue online pharmacies despite warnings from law enforcement.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 15- FedEx Corp was indicted on Friday in a U.S. criminal case for conspiracy to launder money over deliveries for illegal online pharmacies, according to a court filing. The company already faced several criminal counts, including conspiracy to distribute controlled substances. FedEx has pleaded not guilty to those charges.

  • UPS, Fedex get OK to expand to more China cities Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 8:55 AM ET

    UPS and FedEx have received licenses in China to extend express package services to Beijing and other cities without needing joint-venture partners.

  • Early movers: WMT, KSS, GE, UPS, AMGN, GMCR & more Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 7:40 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.