After oil extended its climb, traders debated whether some energy companies could get by with the commodity at current levels.
The fried-chicken chain beat its own estimates, reporting 22 cents earnings-per-share in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Investors have flocked to exchange-traded funds that track gold this year amid a safe-haven run to the metal.
In an environment where comparable sales gains of 5 percent are considered robust, one under-the-radar retailer blew away the competition.
"Idek" is a fairly simple acronym when texting, but on Venmo it triggers security alarms, The Verge reports.
It can be hard to stand out at SXSW with every start-up pitching something. Attendees share their best advice on how to do it.
The GOP needs Donald Trump's rivals to stay in the race to force a brokered convention and deny him the nomination, Sarah Fagen says.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the odds of a New Jersey Transit strike this weekend which could leave tens of thousands of commuters stranded and cost businesses big bucks.
Call them the pundits of the plutocracy, a quite group of election analysts serving Wall Street and the financial community who prefer lower profiles.
Though Trump and Sanders appear to be opposites, they have striking similarities, and so do their followers, says Sara Fagen.
With global central banks in the driver seat, there's another growth lever being overlooked, says S&P's David Blitzer.
Trump and Sanders have killed this political precedent, says Barney Frank. And in the end, Democrats will benefit.
Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," says tariffs on Chinese exports to the U.S. might have to be on the table.
Several food items have been recalled this week, including junk food favorites like pizza and chicken nuggets.
Some North Dakota oil drillers are turning to acreage beyond the Bakken formation where their cost per barrel is lower.
Former NBA stars Charles Barkley and Grant Hill share with CNBC mistakes they learned early on in handling big paychecks.
Charles Barkley, Grant Hill and Steve Smith take a breather from hoops and talk to CNBC about the state of politics and the economy.
Using Kensho, we looked at which securities perform the best and the worst if the 10-year Treasury yield keeps rising.
As oil prices have collapsed, drilling and overall business are down in Williston, a shale boomtown in North Dakota.
Torrential rains and flash floods are expected to hit the Gulf Coast again on Friday, NBC News reports.