Unilever reported better than expected sales for the first quarter on Thursday, showing improvement from the hammering it took last year.
Top companies are making huge strides through their NCAA March Madness commercial spending.
Jessica Alba's Honest is setting its sights on the Asian market, especially in China.
CNBC.com takes a look at 10 of the United States' biggest - and greenest - institutions.
European equities closed in positive territory on Tuesday amid speculation that the ECB will announce a full-scale bond-buying program on Thursday.
Consumer goods giant Unilever reported lower than expected fourth-quarter underlying sales growth.
Some of Friday midday movers:
Nearly 1 in 6 Americans go hungry. Most at risk: children and the elderly. Companies are rushing to help during the holidays.
Businesses say their growth plans could be seriously threatened by a lack of water availability. And the the threat could become real within a year.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
European shares enjoyed a late-stage rally after better-than-expected economic data and in spite of worries over lackluster earnings.
Tesco's earnings statement reveals that the UK supermarket giant had overstated profits for the first half of 2014 by £263 million.
Multinational giants BMW, Samsung and Unilever are among companies recognized for their green credentials, according to a new index.
What's in the package might be the same, but for a variety of reasons, sometimes companies need to call products by another name outside their home country.
As tensions between Hong Kong and Beijing increase, multinational firms are seeing more stability in Singapore and expanding their outlook.
Investors will look past the big drop in the market recently as long-term momentum is gaining steam, says Nasdaq exec Miguel Santisteve.
Procter & Gamble's CEO was brought back to restore growth to the world's largest consumer products company. A year later, investors are still waiting.
European shares closed higher on Thursday, after a business activity index showed the euro zone rebounded in July.
Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant Unilever reported a 5.5 percent fall in first half revenue but delivered a rise in profits.