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The Fed likely will start pulling back its stimulus soon, but that doesn't mean interest rates are going up, former Dallas Fed President Robert McTeer said.
UPS estimated second-quarter profit below analysts' expectations, hurt by overcapacity in the global air freight market and a slowing U.S. industrial economy.
Wells Fargo, the biggest U.S. mortgage lender, reported a 20 percent rise in second-quarter profit on Friday as it set aside less money to cover bad loans.
Jamie Dimon tells CNBC he wouldn't have left JP Morgan Chase "high and dry" if the board had voted to split his chairman and CEO roles, despite reports that he had planned to leave.
In the last year, investors and the general public have seen their share of drama, including a flurry of big acquisitions, personnel cuts, a telecommuting controversy and a fashion faux pas on the red carpet.
The big banks should not be allowed to dip into FDIC-insured deposits to engage in risky trading activities, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., said on CNBC Friday, as she pushed for a new, modern-day bank breakup bill.
Best Buy will offer a weekend trade-in event that allows customers to exchange old, working iPads for a $200 gift certificate, All Things D reported on Friday.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management sweetened their bid for Dell by adding a warrant they say would increase the value of the offer to $15.50-$18 per share from $14.
JPMorgan reported a 31 percent rise in quarterly profit as trading revenue rebounded and the biggest U.S. bank by assets avoided another "London Whale" derivatives loss.
U.S. producer prices rose more than expected in June, pointing to an apparent increase in inflationary pressures that could raise eyebrows at the Federal Reserve.
A nondescript office building on K Street in Washington houses the servers that deliver some of the most in-demand government data to high speed traders on Wall Street.
Wal-Mart is butting heads with D.C. over a vote that would require large box retailers to pay employees at least $12.50 an hour.
The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives defied a White House veto threat and passed a controversial farm bill on Thursday.
Dovish words from Ben Bernanke triggered a global rally that took U.S. stocks to new closing highs and sent the dollar into its worst two-day decline in four years.
Higher tax revenue, thanks to the economy, and lower spending, thanks to the sequester, combine to put Washington in the black. That could reduce pressure on Congress for a deal.
Microsoft's corporate shake-up will bode well for investors, but only if the company can actually pull off the changes in a timely manner.
In a recent study, fish oil proved dangerous for men who have high levels of the compounds because it raises the risk of prostate cancer.
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Costco Wholesale reported June same-store sales that beat analysts' estimates, while L Brands sales came in lower than expected.
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