Construction and manufacturing may have added to what is expected to have been just a meager pickup in job growth in July.
Consumer staples companies have been consistently beating earnings estimates so far this quarter. With several big names reporting in the week ahead, the question is: Will the trend continue?
Take a look at some of Friday’s morning movers.
Threats of television programming blackouts have become begrudgingly accepted by adults who know what these financial fights are all about.
Several factors have fundamentally disrupted the economic and power dynamic of the traditionally studio dominated entertainment industry.
We culled through a decade’s worth of earnings misses, mistakes, and utter catastrophes to bring you some of the worst quarterly performances in the history of the S&P 500.
The day after Viacom pulled 17 channels from DirecTV, the two companies’ chief executives are spending the week hobnobbing in Sun Valley at an annual conference for media and tech moguls.
Wednesday afternoon Viacom and DirecTV started negotiating again, after a stand-off between the two companies over fees resulted in the biggest cable blackout yet.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest details on the dispute between DirecTV and Viacom.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Corporations have made social media connectivity an important aspect of their marketing campaigns, allowing them to communicate with their customers, develop their brand, and even offer special promotions.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's morning movers: DE, TGT, AAPL, ANF, JCP & More
We’ve got the latest trades from Warren Buffett, David Einhorn and Dan Loeb. Find out where these whales are putting money to work.
Check out which companies are making headlines after-the-bell Tuesday:
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has been busy buying stocks, including a new stake in General Motors. It's just-released 13-F filing with the SEC shows two new stocks were added to its portfolio during the first quarter of the year, and stakes were increased for another 13 companies.
The already hostile takeover fight for New Frontier Media, the publicly traded owner of nine adult-themed pay-per-view networks, has expanded to include a pair of Hollywood power players – one of whom is also a former video game executive.
The European Central Bank’s post-meeting briefing and U.S. economic data will occupy markets Thursday as traders await Friday’s April employment report.
The 10 highest-paid CEOs were paid an average of nearly $90 million dollars, when all of an executive’s compensation is considered. So, who were the highest paid CEOs of the year?
Although the growth in CEO compensation slowed last year, the pay numbers are still eye-popping. The New York Times reports.