The Fed will keep its version of the monetary printing press running a while longer, though Chairman Ben Bernanke provided hints Wednesday that the days of extreme easing are coming to a close.» Read More
Heinz earnings beat forecasts amid strength in emerging markets but revenue fell short. The results came out nearly a week earlier than expected.
Americans under 35 are carrying substantially less debt than they were before the 2008 meltdown, according to an analysis released Thursday by The Pew Research Center. Yet they've also put off the big ticket purchases.
Wal-Mart Stores reported quarterly earnings Thursday that topped analysts' expectations, but its guidance for the first quarter was short of consensus estimates.
If you smoke, you might have to pay thousands extra for employee-based health insurance under Obamacare starting next year.
Weekly jobless claims moved up while rising prices pointed to some inflation pressure, economic reports showed Thursday.
The Federal Reserve, saying economic growth had "paused" in recent months, announced Wednesday it will continue its $85 billion monthly bond buying and hold interest rates near zero until unemployment falls to at least 6.5 percent.
In what appears to be the latest in a wave of attacks on Twitter accounts, an out-of-character tweet from Donald Trump's verified account set the Internet abuzz, and then disappeared.
Ford is pumping $200 million and adding 450 workers to its Cleveland Engine Plant as it moves to meet growing demand for more fuel efficient models.
With the White House and the Speaker's Office publicly throwing barbs at each other, Wall Street increasingly believes the federal budget cuts known as the sequester are likely to take effect March 1.
Chesapeake Energy reported a quarterly profit that topped Wall Street views, helped in part by lower-than-expected expenses.
Hackers have hit many U.S. companies, but few have admitted it. Now, some are going public, reflecting new ways of judging the risks and benefits of such moves.
Faced with a deferred tax refund, an increased tax bite to their paychecks and higher gas prices, American consumers plan to scale back.
Every year, firms dutifully detail what their five highest paid executives receive in compensation. But the reported numbers don't always reflect reality. Here's what the really make.
Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn said Apple is trapping $14 per share in earnings by hoarding cash and that his plan could boost the stock by $150.
Much of the America's heartland awoke Thursday to heavy snow, as a large, potentially dangerous winter storm pushed eastward out of the Rockies.
The public is only dimly aware of automatic budget cuts set for next week despite weeks of dire warnings from Washington, according to a poll.
Manufacturing in the U.S. could take off on "the cheapest energy in the world," BP Capital Founder T. Boone Pickens told CNBC.
Curt Schilling's "bloody sock" is being auctioned off in New York (and online) by Heritage Auctions. As of Thursday morning, bidding was up to just $60,000, but typically, bidding intensifies over the final 48 hours.
The White House is taking a cue from Silicon Valley and adopting what Mark Zuckerberg calls the "hacker way."
Hedge fund manager David Einhorn, who is battling Apple in court to distribute more of its cash, will now make a direct appeal to the company's shareholders.