2013 is remembered as the year equities rallied before data said so. 2014 appears to be memorialized as the year sentiment trumped fundamentals.
Falling oil prices hardly seem to be bothering the two biggest U.S. oil companies, but things could get tougher in the coming months.
The candidates have debated, the ads have squawked endlessly from TV screens and computer monitors -- and now, it’s all about that turnout.
More than a dozen Virginia distilleries are asking Gov. Terry McAuliffe to nix a plan to raise prices at state-owned liquor stores.
The U.S. Treasury has blacklisted a hard-line lawmaker of Myanmar's ruling party, accusing him of undermining political and economic reforms.
Dollar store operator Dollar General said Friday it is extending its $9.1 billion offer for competitor Family Dollar and disclosed that less than 4 percent of Family Dollar shareholders have supported its bid.
The ability to remember locations and directions may suffer when deep sleep is disrupted by breathing difficulties, a new study suggests.
Shares of some top food companies are up at 10 a.m.: ConAgra Foods Inc. rose $.34 or 1.0 percent, to $34.27.
Shares of some top media companies are up at 10 a.m.: Comcast Corp. rose $.52 or 1.0 percent, to $54.87.
Shares of some top machinery companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Caterpillar rose $1.37 or 1.4 percent, to $101.53.
Shares of some top internet companies are up at 10 a.m.: Amazon rose $3.94 or 1.3 percent, to $303.01.
Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 10 a.m.: Dow Chemical Co. rose $.59 or 1.2 percent, to $48.84.
Shares of some top autos companies are up at 10 a.m.: Ford Motor Co. rose $.17 or 1.2 percent, to $14.12.
Shares of some top education companies are up at 10 a.m.: Apollo Group rose $.37 or 1.3 percent, to $28.49.
Shares of some top telecom companies are up at 10 a.m.: AT&T Inc. rose $.13 or .4 percent, to $34.64.
Shares of some top airlines companies are up at 10 a.m.: Delta Air rose $.68 or 1.7 percent, to $39.82.