The head of Siemens was accused this week of sounding more like the head of a start-up; Joe Kaeser told CNBC that was a compliment.» Read More
The percentage of job seekers starting a business has doubled in this recession. Here are some laid-off professionals turned happy, successful entrepreneurs who give new meaning to economic recovery.
As the UN’s climate change conference continues this week, there's no better time to travel into the future to find the next green advancement.
Those gathering in Copenhagen might want to take a look at new research from Cairo shows that rats become more belligerent when exposed to gasoline fumes and tailpipe pollution.
The axle that is health care reform, and around which Washington is wrapped, threatens to scuttle the Presidents domestic agenda while he frustratingly tries to reach out to foreign allies (or non allies as the case may be).
"Water’s getting a lot of attention," says one analyst of the investment boom. "There’s an expectation that critical water needs are not being met, and that it’s only going to get worse in future.”
One trader is positioning for a move higher ahead of Rockwell Automation's earnings report Monday.
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Cisco has agreed to buy Norwegian videoconferencing company Tandberg for $3 billion in cash, its latest bet that video will drive demand for its data transmission gear. The acquisition fills the gap between Cisco's high-end video meeting service and its WebEx tool.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Boeing and Walgreen popped while Siemens and MBIA dropped.
How should you put money to work in the wake of this uptick in M&A?
As the National Energy Summit kicks off in Washington, CEOs shared their insights on the future of energy and what it means for business on Wednesday.
The world’s largest offshore wind farm was launched into full motion today in Denmark as green energy initiatives continue to gain momentum around the globe.
Never has economic data has been so frosty and refreshing. As it prepares for Oktoberfest German investors confidence rose to a 3-year high. Will stocks get a buzz from recovery?
General Electric has apparently broken through technical resistance levels, and the bulls think it has room to run higher.
Famed hedge fund manager Jim Chanos has added more names the list of health care companies he is short-selling.
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This commencement season, anxious graduates have gotten advice urging you to hang tough or “buck up” until things recover and you can begin climbing the career ladder of your choice...Forget false optimism. My business partner in the polling and research firm we run did a recent analysis of how extremely successful people found success in their chosen field.
The Pit Boss is breaking ground on an engineering trade. Should you build a position, too?
Revenue from solar, wind power, ethanol and biodiesel fuel grew 50 percent to about $116 billion last year, according to Clean Edge, a research and publishing firm. The spike in green revenue, and the backing of the federal government to explore these energy sources has excited investors.
Stocks climbed on Wednesday pushing through key technical levels with investors shrugging off a bearish GDP number.