"It looks like it's an operating beat, but they got there probably like no one thought they would," Raymond James analyst Anthony Polini told CNBC.» Read More
New domain names are starting to hit the market. Here's a breakdown of how the process works and what it means for businesses.
Along with Facebook shares, Mark Zuckerberg's wealth has shot up to $29.7 billion, begging the question: Is he the richest 20-something ever?
A new report finds that financial institutions are doing a much better job than retailers when it comes to credit card security.
Extreme weather poses one of the biggest risks to the global economy, experts warn, with some of world's largest cities in danger of being caught off-guard.
Internet sales help national chains eat local pizza restaurants for lunch. Investors can bet on the trend with shares of Papa John's International.
Google is selling Motorola Mobility's smartphone business to Lenovo Group for $2.9 billion.
A pivotal step for Detroit's rebuilding efforts has been reached, amid the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history.
Facebook reported earnings of 31 cents per share on revenue of $2.59 billion, beating analysts' expectations.
Wal-Mart is testing a local store pickup option for groceries bought online.
Rep. Paul Ryan tells CNBC that President Barack Obama's State of the Union address didn't contain any new ideas.
With the exception of Wall Street's biggest banks, the financial sector appears to be getting ready to add workers to payrolls.
Boeing posted quarterly results Wednesday that exceeded expectations, but share prices dropped sharply on its 2014 revenue and profit projections.
SAC Capital's head trader testified that Steven Cohen had instructed him to start selling Elan stock in accounts that had "less visibility."
In a first for college sports, a group of athletes at Northwestern university are asking to form a union.
Bitcoin could be as "big as the Internet" in reshaping the world and spurring economic growth, said Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures.
Despite recent studies raising questions about Facebook’s longevity, the social giant is on track to report a stellar quarter.
Abercrombie announced that it will immediately terminate its shareholder rights plan and make changes to its board of directors.
The president will take aim at the wealth gap in his State of the Union address, but he is likely to reinforce several myths about it.
Nationwide, McD’s restaurants have been adopted as a coffeehouse for people, who stay for hours over one purchase, frustrating managers and owners.
Consumers grew more optimistic about both business conditions and the job market, a new report showed.
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Samsung Electronics is spending more to build its new flagship Galaxy S5 than the previous model despite a slowdown in the high-end smartphone market.
Parents around the globe consider the U.S. one of best places to send their kids to university, but U.S. parents aren't so sure.
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Art Cashin, UBS director of floor operations, explains what played into yesterday's market reversal and tells what sectors are back in favor today.
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