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Some traders are betting big that talk of a turnaround at Blackberry is over-hyped.
Bulls are likely to take another swing at the S&P 500 closing high this week, but the real battle will begin after that.
State and local governments may be making serious cuts but their tax revenue grew for a 13th straight quarter, Census data showed.
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.
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