German engineering company Siemens announced it will buy U.S. oil-and-gas equipment maker Dresser-Rand for $7.6 billion.
David Ethridge explains the work that went into ensuring that Alibaba's first day of trading ran smoothly.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, opening at $92.70.
Amazon announced not one, but seven new Kindle devices on Wednesday, aimed at different types of consumers.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is expected to go public on Friday.
Shares of ConAgra Foods are climbing in Thursday trading after the company reported higher-than-expected fiscal first-quarter earnings, but Barclays analyst Andrew Lazar says he remains concerned.
Shares of Rite Aid are falling in Thursday trading after the pharmacy chain trimmed its full-year profit forecast for the second time this year.
As Alibaba readies its initial public offering, it sets the stage for how Chinese technology companies stand to compete in the west going forward.
Shares of Lennar are climbing in Wednesday trading after the homebuilder reported better-than-expected third quarter earnings.
The overall poverty rate declined to 14.5% in 2013 due to the largest one-year drop in child poverty since 1966, but poverty rates for other age groups were little changed.