Kraft Foods Group stock surges after the company announced a merger deal with H.J. Heinz.
Even when it's going down, the strong U.S. currency scares markets, with traders continuing to adjust to the Fed's message on interest rate policy.
China and India are the darlings of global e-commerce, boasting the fastest-growing markets, but a third Asian region could soon join their ranks.
Indian PM Modi has teamed with Twitter to launch a service allowing government officials to send tweets via SMS in a move to boost e-governance.
The world will run out of fresh water long before it runs out of oil, with the potential for major deficits by 2030, the chairman of Nestle said.
Certain stocks will trigger buying in the market, but Jim Cramer warned investors to watch for those that kill the competition.
The number of Americans worth $30 million or more grew by 6 percent last year, according to a new Wealth-X report.
Liongate, once listed at $65 million, has been sold for $46 million. While that may seem like a big discount, it solidly outpaces its 2010 price.
Ted Cruz could wind up splitting the anti-Bush vote and giving the former Florida governor clear opportunities, Politico's Ben White says.
CNBC screened the large cap S&P 500 index to see where the hottest parts of the dividend stock market have been.
Is oil headed to $100? $30? It may not matter, says Ron Insana. It could be headed the way of the dinosaurs.
A defined benefit pension once provided an ironclad promise of a secure income in retirement. Not anymore.
The pace of new home sales in February jumped to the highest level in seven years, but it may be all about demand and the lack of supply.
U.S. stocks closed lower as investors attempted to find clarity on the timing of a rate hike amid concerns of the dollar's impact on earnings.
Extremely low mortgage rates may be putting would-be homebuyers in a tough spot when they're ready to sell, Zillow's Stan Humphries warns.
Brent fell on Tuesday as the dollar reversed losses and fear of global oversupply persisted, while strong U.S. data limited WTI's losses.
European equities finished higher on Tuesday, rising from session lows, as investors reacted to fresh economic data from the euro zone.
The state that could be most affected by proposed fracking rules is not top producer Texas or booming North Dakota.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's early movers:
A former trader at Rabobank pleaded guilty to U.S. charges that he took part in a scheme to manipulate Libor, the benchmark interest rate.