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  • US stocks close higher; Dow, S&P at records Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks rallied into the close, with the Dow ending the day at a record amid encouraging economic reports on Wednesday.

  • LONDON/ JOHANNESBURG, Nov 27- SABMiller Plc, The Coca-Cola Company and Gutsche Family Investments are combining their soft drinks bottling operations in South and East Africa to create a group with $2.9 billion in revenue across 12 fast-growing markets. The new company, which will be headquartered in South Africa, will be 57 percent owned by the brewer, 31.7...

  • 11 brands you're paying big bucks for Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 11:49 AM ET

    Earnings season lets consumers see just how much they're paying up for certain brands, and how investors fare. USA Today reports.

  • District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan, however, said nearly all claims in the 322- page complaint should be dismissed because they were brought too late. Among the defendants are production and distribution company FremantleMedia NA, which is part of Bertelsmann's RTL Group; producer Nigel Lythgoe; Fox parent Twenty-First Century Fox Inc,...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 19- A two-year Senate investigation into Wall Street's physical commodities business found that U.S. banks had manipulated prices and gained unfair trading advantages at the expense of consumers. Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan built huge inventories of aluminum, oil, jet fuel and other commodities, the report said, and...

  • Did China just grant one-of-a-kind trade status? Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 3:12 PM ET
    China's President Xi Jinping (R) shakes hands with South Korea's President Park Geun-hye during a meeting in Beijing, November 10, 2014.

    A new free trade agreement may give companies from South Korea a serious leg up—in China.

  • Confused by net neutrality? Read this Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 11:18 AM ET
    People demonstrate for net neutrality in the exclusive neighborhood of Bel-Air outside a USC Shoah Foundation fundraiser to be attended by President Barack Obama on May 7, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

    Andrew Lumby irons out the details of net neutrality, why it matters and what the FCC is doing about it, the Fiscal Times reports.

  • Look who's investing in Alibaba now Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 6:32 PM ET
    A trader at the NYSE during the Alibaba Group IPO opening.

    Some of America's biggest and most influential hedge funds are investing heavily in Chinese tech giant Alibaba.

  • Dot-com peak is near: Thank these Nasdaq stocks Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    These stocks are the leaders of the current Nasdaq 100, helping drive the index's value, reports USA Today.

  • How to invest like a billionaire Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:07 AM ET

    Imagine you're at a poker table, surrounded by some of the world's greatest professional players. Investing in the stock market is not entirely different.

  • Coke's revised pay plan risks dividend: Winters Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 11:27 AM ET

    Bowing to shareholder pressure, Coca-Cola has revised its equity compensation plan. But activist investor David Winters tells CNBC it's potentially more risky now.

  • Coke 'gamed the system': Winters  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    The way this plan is set up the only one who's winning is top management, says David Winters, Wintergreen Advisers CEO, explaining why he thinks Coca-Cola's revised compensation plan does not offer enough changes.

  • The cash is still coming out of shareholders' pockets and that potentially puts the dividend and earnings at risk, says David Winters, Wintergreen Advisers CEO, explaining why he thinks Coke's revised compensation plan should be replaced.

  • UPDATE 2-Plug Power cuts FY forecast, shares plummet Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 12:34 PM ET

    Nov 12- Fuel cell maker Plug Power Inc cut its full-year revenue forecast, citing program delays and weaker-than-expected sales for its ReliOn business, sending its shares down as much as 17 percent. Plug Power cut its 2014 revenue forecast to a range of $70 million to $75 million from its earlier view of $75 million. Plug Power's total cost of revenue more than...

  • Nov 12- Fuel cell maker Plug Power Inc posted a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as it continues to struggle to cut costs, sending its shares down as much as 18 percent in premarket trading. Plug Power has been increasing investments and expanding its clientele in European auto-manufacturing markets to take advantage of the growing interest in clean...

  • Asia's newest emerging market also has its risks Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 2:41 PM ET
    A Burmese woman walks by billboards in Yangon, Myanmar.

    President Obama's visit to Myanmar for an economic summit this week demonstrates how far the country has come—and how much farther it has to go.

  • Very short trading: Rise of the 20-minute option Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 10:49 AM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Options contracts with an expiration of 20 minutes? They're real, and they're popular on one prominent trading platform.

  • Small investors dump stocks, bet big on oil: Report Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Retail traders dialed back their overall exposure to U.S. stocks in October, according to a monthly analysis of customer accounts from TD Ameritrade.

  • Dow, S&P 500 rise to record finishes; Nasdaq slides Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 4:29 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Oct. 29, 2014.

    Stocks rose Wednesday, after elections had the GOP taking control of the Senate and better-than-expected data on the jobs market.

  • BERKELEY, Calif/ NEW YORK, Nov 3- No American city has passed a ballot measure raising taxes on sugary drinks, and ahead of votes Tuesday in Berkeley and San Francisco, the U.S. soda industry has been working hard to keep it that way. In Berkeley alone, the American Beverage Association and its members have spent at least $2.1 million, or about $27 per eligible voter, to...