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U.S. stock index futures pulled back ahead of Tuesday’s open, as investors monitored corporate and political developments.
U.S. government debt yields rose slightly on Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testified about the state of economy and monetary policy on Capitol Hill.
For Nicola Elliott, a founder of Neom Organics, explained why it’s important for each business partner to have their own unique characteristics.
As entrepreneur Reid Hoffman once said, “If you're not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you've launched too late.”
The three businesswomen talk about what they wish they’d known at the beginning.
Stocks opened little changed on Monday to start off the week as the corporate earnings season kicked into full swing.
U.S. government debt prices slipped into the red on Monday.
The major stock indexes traded slightly higher on Friday as investors shrugged off mixed quarterly results from some of the largest U.S. banks.
U.S. government debt yields inched lower on the last trading day of the week after a report on consumer sentiment revealed that optimism receded to its lowest level in half a year.
The former WWE women’s champion says she loves ‘feeling strong’ — both physically and mentally.
Upscale fashion label Burberry has destroyed millions of dollars’ worth of clothing and perfume in a move questioned at its annual meeting. It destroyed £28.6 million ($37.1 million) of goods for the year ended March 31, 2018.
The family of KFC’s Colonel Harland Sanders has come to his defense after Papa John’s founder John Schnatter suggested the colonel had used the N-word but hadn’t faced criticism for doing so.
The three most popular online streaming services, Netflix, Amazon Prime and Now TV, had 15.4 million U.K. subscribers for the first quarter of 2018, while there were 15.1 million subscribers to services such as Sky, Virgin Media and BT.
CNBC looks at how the computer systems in F1 cars have made their way into regular vehicles.
FIA President Jean Todt discusses his start with the Ferarri team and the current problems facing F1.
F1 experts discuss whether the quieter engine sounds are making the sport less attractive.
Chase chief economist Anthony Chan says historically bad things happen when the yield curve inverts, but other economic indicators aren't pointing to recession risks right now.
Tim Lesko of Granite Investment Advisors says there's no impetus to sell Microsoft's stock because the valuation remains relatively cheap even as earnings continue to grow.
Jeff Hirsch of Probabilities Fund Management and the Stock Trader's Almanac says the Fed is the biggest risk to the market right now, but it has to keep moving on monetary policy because rates have been so low for so long.