Shares of some top consumer companies were up at the close of trading: Clorox rose $.33 or .3 percent, to $99.83.
A look at Nasdaq 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading: American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell 11.5 percent to $7.85 with 70,424,500 shares traded.
Travis Freeman shares how he overcame disability to fulfill his dream of playing football blind. His remarkable tale comes to the big screen in the major motion picture “23 Blast”
Was Foley rescue delayed? Administration had strong intelligence on hostages, location weeks before raid sign-off
EXCLUSIVE: As early as May, the Obama administration had strong and specific information about the location of American James Foley and other hostages held in Syria, a source close to the discussions told Fox News, but the rescue mission was not approved until early July.
Herbalife Ltd. shares fell after the nutritional supplement company's quarterly results fell short of Wall Street expectations.
NEW YORK (AP) — American International Group Inc. on Monday reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and announced plans to buy back more shares.
Nik Wallenda's high-wire act in Chicago boosted Discovery Channel's audience on Sunday.
NorthWestern Corp. plans an offering of up to $348 million in stock to help pay for its $900 million purchase of 11 hydroelectric dams in Montana from PPL Montana.
Federal regulators are investigating whether Honda Motor Co. failed to report deaths and injuries that occurred in its vehicles.
Insurance giant AIG on Monday reported better-than-expected third quarter earnings and added $1.5 billion in share buybacks.
American International Group reported third-quarter net profit of $2.19 billion, or $1.52 a share, up from $2.17 billion, or $1.47 a share, in the year-earlier period.
Sprint, the No. 3 U.S. mobile provider, on Monday reported an increase in quarterly revenue that was slightly below analysts' expectations.
A new conservative robocall is asking Kansas residents to vote Republican “to see Barack Obama cry.”
Sprint Corp. shares fell in the extended session Monday after the telecom's quarterly results fell short of expectations.
U.S. oil prices tumbled to a fresh two-year low Monday on news that Saudi Arabia cut its selling price for oil to the U.S., suggesting that the kingdom is trying to compete with U.S. shale oil.
The U.S. stock market ended Monday's choppy session slightly lower, as the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated from fresh intraday records shortly after hitting them in morning trade.
A company from the Czech Republic will design and build coaches for Detroit's streetcar project, M-1 Rail officials announced Monday.
Stocks are mixed a day before the Midterm Elections and as traders wait for a fresh round of economic reports. The Dow fell 25 points, the S&P 500 was near break-even and the Nasdaq added 8.
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with rates on six-month bills rising to their highest level since late June.