Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.» Read More
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. futures and stocks around the world were sharply lower this morning, after North Korea claimed to have successfully tested a hydrogen bomb. Meanwhile, tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran were seen as extinguishing the chances of major producers cooperating to cut output.
Verizon has started a process to sell its data center assets, hoping to fetch more than $2.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said.
Virtual reality is set to take off in 2016, as Facebook's Oculus and PlayStation launch their highly anticipated hardware.
Several major Yahoo shareholders are so concerned the company's core Internet business could fall in value that they want it sold as soon as possible.
Jan 5- Several major Yahoo Inc. The shareholders said they would prefer that than wait for Yahoo to go through with its plan to seek a tax-free spin-off of the operation, which includes Yahoo's sports and news sites as well as its popular email service. The IRS helped to kill off a previous Yahoo plan to spinoff its stake in Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba Group...
Stocks suffered Monday to start 2016, but "Fast Money" traders saw opportunities in the slide.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
There's a case to be made for the Dogs of the Dow, even as stocks start 2016 down. They offer yields that can pay off a mortgage.
As 2015 comes to an end, investors seeking dividend yields are targeting the "Dogs of the Dow," a strategy that's paid off more often than not.
AT&T, the only major U.S. carrier that still offers two-year contracts to subsidize new smartphone purchases, will soon stop offering the contracts.
The FCC says video accounts for more than 60 percent of U.S. Still, the United States only ranks 25 out of 39 nations in 2013, according to the FCC. It said the United States was behind many countries including France, Canada, Germany and Japan-- but ahead of Brazil, Chile, Mexico, and Israel.
Here are the top 10 business stories of the year, in descending order. NBCNews reports.
Time is running out for customers of Verizon Communications and Sprint to claim some $158 million in refunds from a settlement over mobile "cramming."
Carter Worth of Cornerstone Macro says some investors are turning to a time-tested investment strategy to harvest gains in 2016: the Dogs of the Dow.
Oh God, what is this? That’s the first thought you might have when a notification appears to download a “Carrier Settings Update.”
Dec 18- U.S. companies' borrowing to spend on capital investment fell 12 percent in November, trade association Equipment Leasing and Finance Association said. Credit approvals totaled 79 percent in November, down slightly from 80.1 percent in October, said ELFA, a Washington- based trade association that reports economic activity for the $1 trillion...
The force is strong with Disney and its social media partners as the latest "Star Wars" installment hits theaters this weekend.
The Fed's decision Wednesday to increase interest rates for the first time since June 2006 sparked a rally in an unlikely group of stocks.
U.S. stocks closed higher after the Federal Reserve raised rates for the first time in nearly a decade. Only the energy sector lagged as oil prices resumed their decline.