McDonald's reported a bigger-than-expected drop in sales for February, with competition and bad weather battering U.S. sales.» Read More
Struggling companies that otherwise might not be able to stay afloat have found a friend in the Federal Reserve.
The Federal Reserve sent a record $88.4 billion in profits to the U.S. Treasury last year, audited results showed on Friday.
The NCAA basketball tournament has a reputation for sucking the productivity out of offices everywhere. But a new report calls the conventional wisdom into question.
Glassdoor's annual list of the 50 highest rated CEOs is out and there's a boss on top.
Paul Ryan's proposed budget would cut taxes for just about everyone, with the top earners getting the biggest tax cuts.
Young adults face stagnant pay—the median income, when adjusted for inflation, has declined since its 1999 peak—as well as a housing collapse and soaring student loan debt.
Apple may finally do something big with some of its $137 billion cash pile, said Legg Mason Capital's Bill Miller.
Ally Financial remains one of the last big companies that is still a ward of the government. The former finance arm of GM was saved back in 2009, but remains in trouble.
Despite being headquartered in one of the states hardest hit by the housing crash, the CEO of Miami-based Lennar Homes said he is bullish both on the rental side of the business and the single family side.
In U.S. elementary schools, there is no better stock picker than 11-year-old Rachel Kelly, according to a national competition. Here's her top stock pick.
It sounds like an e-mail scam, but some of the nearly $2 million in unclaimed 2009 tax refunds the IRS is holding may be yours.
Carnival on Friday reported a quarterly profit but posted a drop in the revenue each cabin generates and lowered its revenue forecast for the year, citing weakness in Europe and pricing promotions.
Consumer prices recorded their largest increase in nearly four years as the cost of gasoline surged, but showed no sign of a pickup in inflation to trouble the Fed.
US consumer sentiment tumbled to its lowest since December 2011 in March as fewer Americans expected to see improvements in growth or the labor market.
The leveraged buyout of Dell requires that only 42 percent of existing shareholders vote against the deal for it to be abandoned. It is fair to say the a LBO is in doubt.
U.S. industrial production rose more than expected in February on a rebound in manufacturing, showing the economy continues to gain momentum in 2013.
If a creditor agreed to reduce a credit card balance or other debt, you may not think of it as income. The IRS does.
The head of the Transportation Security Administration told lawmakers he stands by his plan to allow passengers to carry small knives onto planes despite a growing backlash against the proposal.
With the Dow Jones reaching an all-time high and the S&P 500 not far behind, markets have shrugged off the disappointment of the sequester. But Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura says that far bigger hurdles lie ahead that could potentially give the U.S. another "brush with default".
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan told CNBC the "too big to fail" problem with banks is getting worse not better.
A rare, 1937 French Roadster sold for $6.6 million over the weekend, proving that rich car collectors are still spending.
Russia said any U.S. sanctions imposed on Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine will boomerang back on the United States.
Former Ford Motor executive William Clay Ford Sr. and the longtime owner of the Detroit Lions football team, died on Sunday at age 88.
Peter Goelz, former Managing Director of the NTSB, shares his thoughts on the missing Malaysian jet. The vast ocean is going to make it difficult to find anything and the radar data was "very sketchy," says Goelz.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah has the latest details on the ongoing search for the missing airliner, now into day three.
Jeffrey Bernstein, Barclays analyst, provides insight on McDonald's global sales, where both the U.S. and Asia saw sales decline, whereas Europe provided the only bright spot.