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Mary Jo White, SEC Commission Chair, said new investigations will be launched. She said that the SEC was investigating on "emerging financial fraud."
Apple is expected to issue between $8 billion to $10 billion worth of bonds as part of a huge debt sale, Dow Jones reported.
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Ira Kay, the top CEO-compensation consultant, is on a mission to defend rising executive compensation, despite outrage from shareholders.
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Merck reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings, helped by cost cuts and asset sales, but revenue came in slightly below expectations.
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Communities across the South were on high alert as a devastating storm system threatened to pack a one-two punch on the hardest-hit areas.
A trio of prominent hedge fund managers are funding a high-profile effort to raise awareness about climate change.
After talking with the CEO, Jim Cramer said, “The consistent nature of this company is remarkable.”
These companies have been shrinking either due to dropping demand, evaporating pricing power or by reducing their size.
Lower-wage industries accounted for 22 percent of job losses during the recession, but added back 44 percent of jobs since.
Pfizer's $100 billion offer to acquire British rival AstraZeneca is an effort to achieve an "efficient" tax structure, the company said.
The April CNBC Fed Survey shows respondents looking for a 1 percent Fed Funds rate on average to end 2015, up from 0.83 percent in March.
Pimco's former CEO and one-time heir apparent also tells CNBC he left the investment giant because he wanted to do something different.
AOL is urging its tens of millions of email account holders to change their passwords after a cyberattack compromised about 2 percent of its accounts.
The breakfast battle is on between McDonald's and Taco Bell. The two companies have invested in the market where billions of dollars are at stake.
Microsoft has been rushing to fix bugs on its Internet Explorer browser. Hackers have already exploited the flaw and have attacked American companies.
Bank of America revised its previously announced regulatory capital ratios downward, the company announced Monday.
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