H&R Block was the biggest laggard in the S&P 500 Wednesday. It hit a 52-week low to nearly 15 percent following a disappointing tax season. » Read More
NEW YORK— It was not a very good tax season for H&R Block. Shares of H&R Block fell Wednesday to their lowest point in more than three years. H&R Block said late Tuesday that it prepared a total of 12.2 million tax returns as of April 19, down 5.8 percent from the year before.
NEW YORK— U.S. stocks rose Wednesday after the Federal Reserve left its key interest rate unchanged, as investors expected. Energy companies climbed again as the price of oil came close to a six-month high. But David Kelly, chief global strategist JPMorgan Chase, said that might be a problem because the Fed didn't make its intentions clear on Wednesday.
Jim Cramer compares the two largest tax titans and crowns only one king.
Election year cries for simplifying the tax code are putting more pressure on the $20 billion consumer tax prep industry.
Jim Cramer rattles off his take on caller favorite stocks and makes an estimate on how high the golden arches can really extend.
Most people will just need to check a box on their tax forms indicating if they had health coverage.
"Power Lunch" hosts Melissa Lee and Brian Sullivan look at 4 stocks with analyst recommendations, including Macquarie upgrading Salesforce and H&R Block getting downgraded by BMO.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Ambarella, H&R Block and more.
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning. U.S. oil prices were basically flat.
Markets are already tilting toward Friday's jobs report, but data on the services sector Thursday could prove important.
A report found that 46 percent of tax software websites in an IRS program don't follow best practices for security and consumer protection.
Only a small minority of eligible taxpayers are aware of this key retirement-related tax benefit.
William Cobb, President & CEO at H&R Block, shares his thoughts on the 2016 tax season and ways to simplify the tax code. Also Cobb weighs in on what his company is doing to fight tax fraud.
Jim Cramer rattles off his take on caller favorite stocks, including this popular play on autos.
Taxpayers suddenly have a lot more to consider now that dozens of credits and deductions have been extended or made permanent. Here's what to do.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Jim Cramer says the market has made a pivot and no longer fears the Fed.
Take a look at some of Monday's early movers: BABA, SLH, AAPL, MRVL, FCAU & more
U.S. stocks closed sharply higher, partly recovering from the worst start to September in 13 years, as investors eyed global markets, data, and oil.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Wednesday after the worst start to September in 13 years as China and interest rate fears dominated.