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Existing Home Sales See Steeper-than-Expected Drop in August

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 9:54am
Sales of existing, single-family homes fell more than expected in August, declining 4.8%, according to the National Association of Realtors, which could be a cautionary sign for the housing market.
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Macy's to Hire 85,000 Workers for Holiday Shopping Season

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 9:50am
 Macy's plans to hire 85,000 temporary workers in the United States for the holiday shopping season, down from 86,000 last year.
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Weatherford International stock falls as it announces stock, debt offerings worth $1 billion

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 9:44am
Weatherford International PLC's stock fell more than 10 percent Monday as the oilfield services company announced stock and debt offerings for a combined expected total of $1 billion.
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Apple's IPhone Installed Base Could Surpass 500 Million This Year

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 9:36am
Apple Inc.'s stock target was raised to $160 from $155 at Canaccord Genuity on Monday on expectations that iPhone sales are accelerating and could push the total iPhone installed base above 500 million by the end of this year.
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Stocks Open Higher As Investors Wait For Clarity From Fed Speakers

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 9:33am
U.S. stocks opened higher on Monday, bouncing after a big post-Fed selloff last week.
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Macy's Will Hire 85,000 Seasonal Employees For The Holidays, 1,000 Fewer Than 2014

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 9:27am
Macy's Inc. plans to hire 85,000 seasonal employees for positions at Macy's and Bloomingdale's stores, as well as the company's call centers, distribution centers and online fulfillment centers for the holiday season.
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Goldman Sachs' Stock Gets a Boost After Oppenheimer Upgrade

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 8:55am
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. was upgraded on Monday at Oppenheimer & Co., which cited a below-average valuation despite above-average returns within the industry.
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Apple Says 50% Of Devices Have Upgraded To IOS 9

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 8:49am
Apple Inc. said on Monday that last week's rollout of iOS 9 marked the "fastest iOS adoption ever," with more than 50% of existing devices upgrading to the new mobile operating system just five days into its launch.
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Your Digital Doctor and Pharmacist

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 8:30am
Wired medicine is becoming the way of the world as more doctors and pharmacists treat patients using the power of the internet. 
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New York Military Academy, attended by Donald Trump and John Gotti, closes after 126 years

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 8:15am
The 126-year-old New York Military Academy — once attended by Donald Trump, Stephen Sondheim and John Gotti — has closed its doors and is up for auction.
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1 dead after explosion at Czech Republic ammunition factory

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 8:07am
A Czech official says an explosion of gun powder has rocked an ammunition plant in the Czech Republic, killing at least one person.
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US home sales may have slipped last month, but likely remained at a healthy level

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 7:33am
The National Association of Realtors reports on August sales of existing homes Monday at 10 a.m. Eastern.
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Landlords to Merge, Betting on Rents

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 7:23am
Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust said it agreed to merge with Colony American Homes in an all-stock deal valued at $7.7 billion.
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Denbury Resources Suspends Dividend In Face Of Falling Oil Prices

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 7:11am
Denbury Resources Inc. said on Monday it was suspending its quarterly dividend starting in the fourth quarter, as the oil and natural gas company looks to maintain financial flexibility amid falling oil prices.
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NovoCure Launches IPO Of 12.5 Million Shares

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 7:09am
NovoCure Ltd. on Monday announced the launch of an initial public offering of 12.5 million shares, including 5.0 million shares to be sold by selling shareholders.
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Lennar Profit Rises 26 Percent on Higher Home Sales

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 6:19am
U.S. homebuilder Lennar reported a 26 percent rise in quarterly profit as it sold more homes at higher prices and orders rose.
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Gold Retreats From 3-Week High as Dollar Rises

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 6:10am
Gold retreated from a near three-week high as strength in the dollar dampened a rally fueled by last week's Fed decision.
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Apple withdraws some China apps after malware found in unusual security breach

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 6:00am
Apple Inc. says it has removed some applications from its App Store after they were found to contain malicious software in an unusual security breach.
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Fed's Lacker Says Economy Strong Enough for Higher Rates

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 5:22am
Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said he dissented at a Fed policy meeting because he thought the economy was strong enough for a rate hike.


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HBO Towers Over Streaming Upstarts at Emmys

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 5:11am
Premium cable network HBO dominated television's Emmy awards on Sunday with trophies for best comedy "Veep" and best drama "Game of Thrones".
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