Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell in the latest week as interest rates edged higher, an industry group said on Wednesday.» Read More
Wells Fargo said its online banking website was experiencing an unusually high volume of traffic that it believes stems from a cyber attack.
On Saturday, as part of a marathon voting session in the Senate to pass the country's first budget in four years, a measure was also approved 99-0 that sought to "end subsidies" based on size for the nation's six largest financial institutions.
U.S. soda consumption fell last year for the eighth-straight year, dipping to levels not seen since the Clinton administration, according to new beverage statistics.
The battle over a minimum-wage increase has begun, and small employers on both sides have entered the debate.
March has seen a fairly brisk exodus from municipal bonds in what could be the first signs that investors are beginning to worry about fixed income.
With US oil production at a 20-year high, the shifting fundamentals of global oil supply are increasingly driving the price of US crude and the higher priced international bench mark closer together.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will become one of the biggest shareholders of Goldman Sachs.
"When machines and robots start taking over service sector jobs, that's when we'll really start to notice," says one author. The Fiscal Times Reports.
Despite a raging, record-high stock market, more Americans believe a home is a better long-term investment than stocks, according to CNBC All-America Economic Survey.
Citigroup complied with an order with the U.S. Federal Reserve to improve its anti-money laundering controls, after several units of the bank were subject to similar orders in 2012.
As the gap between the wealthy and rest of America becomes a hot-button issue in Washington, the Fed's ability to improve the situation may soon move into the spotlight.
US consumer confidence tumbled in March as Americans turned more pessimistic about economic prospects in the short term, according to a private sector report released on Tuesday.
Sales of new US single-family homes fell more than expected in February, but steady gains in home prices suggested the housing market recovery remains intact.
Single-family home prices rose in January, starting the year with the biggest annual increase in six-and-a-half years in a fresh sign the housing market recovery remains on track, a closely watched survey showed on Tuesday.
Demand for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods surged in February, suggesting factory activity continued to expand at a moderate pace.
Key measures of Americans' attitudes toward their homes and the stock market surged in the latest CNBC All-America Economic Survey.
Michael Dell likely couldn't have known when he proposed taking his company private last year that he would trigger a three-way contest.
In shaping its targeted advertising strategy, Facebook is tapping into outside sources of data to learn even more about Facebook users, the NYT reports.
The 17-year old founder of mobile news app Summly plans to finish school and start more companies, after Internet giant Yahoo purchased his product.
Bank analyst Dick Bove says the Cyprus bailout is positive for U.S. banks. Here's why.
President Obama played straight man to comic Zach Galifianakis, subjecting himself to a biting interview in order to tout Obamacare.
Dion also said in a "Squawk Box" interview that aired Wednesday the music business is not what it used to be. She also contended that live performances are still the best way to experience her music.
Stocks are likely to suffer in the short term, but jumping out of the market is not a smart move, said Jack Bogle.
The parabolic moves of companies like Plug Power have the market behaving like it's at a top, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Wednesday.
Keoni Queypo, Honolulu Store Manager at Home Depot, and Mike Cunningham, Marina Del Ray Store Manager at Home Depot, discuss employment opportunities available at Home Depot and the competitive business of attracting consumers into their stores.
Jim Cramer goes behind the scenes on the Ensco 99 oil rig in Louisiana for a behind-the-scenes look at life on an oil rig.